Super Eagles midfielder Frank Onyeka would be heading to the African Cup of Nations AFCON head high as he featured in Brentford 2-1 win.
Onyeka is among players selected for the AFCON by Super Eagles interim cosch Austin Eguavoen.
The Brentford midfielder was in action for 80 minutes before he was substituted off as Brentford bounced back from a 1-0 deficit to pick the maximum points against Steven Gerrard side.
Danny Ings had put Aston Villa ahead just 16 minutes of plate before Yoane Wissa leveled for the hosts for three minutes to first half.
Mads Roerslev completed the come back seven minutes to full time to
And with seven minutes left Mads Roerslev scored the winner for Brentford.
The win saw Brentford move up to 12th position on 23 points.