If losing at home to Crystal Palace was a portent of a bleak future, Saturday's defeat by West Ham United was its emergence as a worrying reality. Aston Villa, however we look at it, are terrible at home, more terrible than can be explained away simply by way of the growing and justified criticism of Randy Lerner.
No, Paul Lambert is struggling too. Struggling in difficult circumstances but also struggling to get the best out of his players, struggling to settle on a system and struggling to avoid Villa's home record this season being their worst in the Premier League era.
In this week's Aston Villa Review, Chris and Steve examine the West Ham loss, look ahead to Tuesday's game at Cardiff City, and ask whether Lambert's 2014/15 season might just begin away from B6.
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