ASTON VILLA   1996/97
      UEFA Cup
     
   

Aston Villa qualified for the UEFA Cup by winning the Coca-Cola Cup (League Cup) in 1995/96 with a 3-0 Wembley defeat of Leeds United. Their fourth place in the League would also have been good enough to gain a UEFA Cup place. 

   
1st Round 
1st Leg Tue Sep 10 Helsingborg (Sweden) Home Drew 1-1
2nd Leg Tue Sep 24 Helsingborg Away Drew 0-0
Lost on away goals after finishing 1-1 on aggregate.