Villa suffered a 3-0 defeat to Cardiff away from home at the Cardiff City Stadium in the Championship.
Nathaniel Mendez-Laing put the Welsh outfit in the lead in the 21st minute, and Junior Hoilett doubled the advantage for the home team on the hour mark.
Mendez-Laing wrapped up the scoring for Cardiff on 71 minutes, as the Bluebirds picked up all three points from the encounter.
Credit to city they were straight fire today !! Villa all hype .. Terry and his 80k wages won't save you— Creely (@Creelybjj) 12 August 2017
Over the course of the 90 minutes at the Cardiff City Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hosts Cardiff had just 35% of the possession, took 15 shots of which 12 were on target, and earned four corners, according to BBC Sport.
Visitors Villa had 65% of the possession, took 10 shots of which only one was on target, and earned seven corners, according to BBC Sport.