By Dom Toner
As reported by tbrfootball.com,
Aston Villa fell to a poor 3-0 away defeat against Wigan Athletic on Saturday afternoon and there were a number of poor performers in the visitors team.
The Midlands giants missed the chance to close the gap on the play-offs positions and remain stranded in mid-table.
Dean Smith’s side lacked creativity in the final third and attacker Yannick Bolasie was one of the main culprits for that.
Bolasie has suffered a colossal drop off in the past month and seen his form fall off a cliff.
He’s scored two goals and supplied five assists this season following his arrival on loan from Everton, but hasn’t been directly involved in a goal for five league fixtures.
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The 29-year-old winger failed to create any clear goalscoring opportunities away to Wigan and it’s been a very similar story in recent games.
He’s at his best when he’s dribbling at defenders with his pace, but there is a serious question mark over his end product and when he’s not at the races he offers very little to the team.
Bolasie’s loan spell in the Championship should be a chance for him to get back to his best and Villa need …read more