Villa send newborn-sized replica kit to William & Kate to welcome Royal baby

Posted by Chris Wright

Along with David Cameron, Ozzy Osbourne and Tom mother lovin' Hanks, Aston Villa (tenuously) count Prince William as one of their celebrity fans, and the club decided to commemorate his and wife Kate Middleton's recent addition to the Royal line of succession by sending their newborn sprog his first personalised Villa kit - complete with "HRH, No.1" on the back...

Aston Villa jump on the Royal birth bandwagon.GettyImagesAston Villa jump on the Royal birth bandwagon.

Given the average age of Villa's squad these days, give it a couple of years and we could see "HRH" muscling his way onto Paul Lambert's bench.

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