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Arsenal set to boost Aston Villa injury if they can avoid Liverpool pain

Arsenal could have a fully fit squad for Saturday’s lunchtime Premier League trip to Aston Villa – if they get through their midweek clash unscathed. With Villa having a full week to prepare for the clash at Villa Park, Arsenal are in midweek action as they host Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium tonight (Wednesday). Mikel […]

Boss issues ‘significant’ challenge to Aston Villa ace in bid to impress Steven Gerrard

Keinan Davis continued his fine form in the Championship as the striker on loan from Aston Villa bagged a brace for Nottingham Forest against Reading. Davis, 24, has started 11 games for Forest so far in his loan spell, scoring four goals and providing two assists. His first effort in the frantic 4-0 home win […]

Steven Gerrard compares Aston Villa striker Ollie Watkins to his prolific former Liverpool partner Fernando Torres

STEVEN GERRARD believes Ollie Watkins is Aston Villa’s answer to Fernando Torres. Gerrard says he now sees the best in the England striker, 26, and wants him and Danny Ings to make sure their partnership produces goals. 3 Ollie Watkins has been compared to Fernando Torres1 credit 3 Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard compared him […]

Aston Villa: Morrison hails Watkins

Sky Sports pundit Clinton Morrison applauded Ollie Watkins after putting Aston Villa ahead of Southampton on Saturday. The truth After falling to the bench for the loss to Watford last month, Watkins has earned his second consecutive startlined up alongside Danny Ings and Philippe Coutinho in Steven Gerrard’s attack. The 26-year-old had given the Villans […]

Atletico Madrid are preparing a potential transfer for Aston Villa defender Matty Cash

Atletico Madrid are planning a swoop for Aston Villa defender Matty Cash this summer as Diego Simeone prioritizes signing a full-back after Kieran Trippier leaves Atletico Madrid keen to acquire Matty Cash’s services this summer Diego Simeone is looking to reshape his squad ahead of the 2022-23 season He wants a new specialist full-back after […]

Aston Villa’s next young star could have caught Steven Gerrard’s eye

Aston Villa youngster Louie Barry was the deciding factor in Swindon Town’s 5-0 win over Walsall last night after playing a key role in all of the goals. The best chances in the opening moments of this game fell on Walsall, as Joseph Wollacott was forced to make several key saves to keep the game […]

Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa struggling, Morgan Sanson latest and big changes vs Brighton – live Q&A

Mondays following a loss are starting to become a bit too common for Aston Villa, with Watford providing another reality check for Steven Gerrard and his squad of players. Despite controlling much of the ball on Saturday, Villa barely laid a glove on Ben Foster’s goal before Emmanuel Dennis punished a seriously sloppy defense to […]

Aston Villa 0-1 Watford: Roy Hodgson gets his first win as Hornets boss

Dennis’ goal was Watford’s first since Roy Hodgson took over as manager a month ago Emmanuel Dennis’ late header gave Roy Hodgson his first goal and first victory as Watford boss, and earned the Hornets a precious win at Aston Villa. Villa dominated the proceedings but Watford grabbed the three points when Dennis powered in […]

Jacob Ramsey is Aston Villa’s new star – he’s now a candidate for the England squad for the World Cup

The limelight of Aston Villa has been taken over by some quality midfielders over the years. Gareth Barry and James Milner stepped in and won Premier League titles elsewhere. Jack Grealish, now England’s most expensive player, is set to do the same with Manchester City this season. The new name seemed to be Philippe Coutinho, […]

Simon Jordan delivers stark verdict on Rangers since Steven Gerrard exit for Aston Villa

Radio pundit Simon Jordan believes Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard’s “passion” and ability to motivate players is what separates him from Rangers substitute Giovanni van Bronckhorst. Following Old Firm’s loss to Celtic on Wednesday, Gerrard’s former club Rangers fell a point behind rivals Glasgow and sit second in the Scottish Premiership. Before the 41-year-old left […]

£4million Aston Villa star followed before Steven Gerrard opted for Arsenal transfer

Aston Villa had several gaps to fill before the January transfer window deadline and one of them was at centre-back. Due to Axel Tuanzebe cutting off his third loan at the club, Villa were left short at centre-back, with just Kortney Hause on an expiring contract and youth academy prospects to appeal. Villa solved one […]

John McGinn reveals exciting conversation with Aston Villa as European plans are drawn up

John McGinn says qualifying for European football is a “long-term” goal for Aston Villa despite the impressive transfer activity the club have completed this month. Villa have prepared for an exciting second half of the Premier League campaign after bringing Philippe Coutinho, Lucas Digne, Calum Chambers and goalkeeper Robin Olsen to the club this month. […]

Philippe Coutinho at Aston Villa is entirely down to Steven Gerrard. Time will tell if the bet pays off for both

10:00 GMT Ian DarkESPN.com Writer Close Darke, who hosted matches for the network at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, is ESPN’s main soccer voice in the United States. He has covered the Barclays Premier League and Champions League since 1982 and has one of the most recognizable footballing voices in the world. […]

Chukwuemeka suffers ‘massive shock’ at Livingston after Aston Villa transfer

Aston Villa youngster Caleb Chukwuemeka made his full debut for Livingston over the weekend as the 19-year-old gets some valuable loan minutes away from Bodymoor Heath. He started in Livingston’s 1-0 win over Ross County in the Scottish Cup at Almondvale Stadium, but was substituted at half-time by manager David Martindale. Martindale is adamant, however, […]

Philippe Coutinho and Allan are childhood friends and will see each other again when Everton face Aston Villa

Finally reunited! Brazilian couple Philippe Coutinho and Allan were childhood friends from Rio de Janeiro and dazzled together as youngsters… now they’ll meet on Merseyside when Everton take on Aston Villa Philippe Coutinho says Everton midfielder Allan is like a brother to him The couple have known each other since adolescence in Vasco da Gama […]

Villa perform better when playing with one established striker rather than two – The Athletic

When Danny Ings was rushed through the revolving doors of Villa Park this summer, supporters rubbed their hands in delight. The opportunity to pair a proven Premier League goalscorer with last season’s top scorer Ollie Watkins was so appealing that even the pain of Jack Grealish’s impending exit was beginning to ease. There was high […]

Rio Ferdinand slams Manchester United players for major weakness in Aston Villa collapse

Former centre-back Rio Ferdinand has accused Manchester United players of lacking discipline after their 2-2 draw with Aston Villa at Villa Park on Saturday night. Although they found themselves two goals to good with less than 15 minutes of regulation time remaining, thanks to Bruno Fernandes’ brace, United gave up their advantage and were forced […]

Arteta and Edu set to flex Arsenal’s muscles with £ 150million transfer from Dusan Vlahovic in January

Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal are working to seal a massive £ 150million signing in January, while Steven Gerrard teases a move from Aston Villa – both in every last Paper Talk. ARSENAL CONSIDERING A MASSIVE VLAHOVIC AGREEMENT Arsenal were ‘not put off’ by the fact that a deal for striker Dusan Vlahovic will cost £ 150million […]

Aston Villa: Dwight McNeil would be superb

[ad_1] 3 minute read 05/01/2022 | 12:45 p.m. Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard could form a nightmare duo at Villa Park by signing Burnley star Dwight McNeil in this January transfer window. What is the story? According to a recent reports Alan Nixon, Villa is one of several Premier League clubs interested in signing the […]

Aston Villa interested in Josh Doig

[ad_1] Premier League side Aston Villa are keeping a close eye on promising Hibernian starlet Josh Doig. According to Daily mailPremier League side Aston Villa is keeping a close eye on Scottish starlet Josh Doig. The 19-year-old rose through the ranks at Heart of Midlothian before moving to Hibernian in 2019. He signed a contract […]

Newcastle ‘prepare offer’ for Aston Villa flop as Eddie Howe readies for January transfer spree

[ad_1] Newcastle United are reportedly preparing and offering ex-Aston Villa midfielder Jordan Vereout. Toon boss Eddie Howe will be heavily supported in the January transfer window to increase the club’s chances of survival this season and according to reports in Italy, France international Veretout is interesting. FootMercato claim Newcastle could take a step for Veretout […]

Transfer wishlist named Aston Villa said they needed signatures in January

[ad_1] Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard is set to make his mark on the squad in the January transfer window as his new side seek a solid second half of the season. Villa has been impressive under the former Liverpool captain, who took over from Dean Smith after being sacked after five consecutive Premier League […]

Ian Wright digs Aston Villa transfer error with Arsenal comment

[ad_1] Arsenal defender Takehiro Tomiyasu has been a standout performer for Mikel Arteta this season and would have been a transfer target for Aston Villa at the start of the year. The 23-year-old has reportedly been on the radar of a number of Premier League clubs before joining Arsenal in the summer. According to Standard […]

Expert believes Aston Villa could move ‘£ 15million’ midfielder star in January

[ad_1] Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard has been approached by Barry Ferguson to make an approach in January for Joe Aribo. The Villans have been in great shape since Gerrard took over Villa Park. With the January transfer window on the horizon, he may well turn to his former club for reinforcements. Photo by Marcio […]

What Steven Gerrard brought to Aston Villa

[ad_1] Last month, Aston Villa’s Claret and Blue fan base learned that their manager, Dean Smith, had been sacked by the club for new manager Steven Gerrard. Many felt torn by their club’s decision. Smith had grown up as a Villa fan since he was a child, but many also couldn’t deny that their manager’s […]

3 things learned as Gerrard loses his comeback

[ad_1] Liverpool vs Aston Villa was a brawl of the ‘no blood, no foul’ variety except for the penalty won and converted by Mohamed Salah which gave the Reds a 1-0 victory over returning hero Steven Gerrard’s Villans at Anfield on Saturday. [ MORE: How to watch Premier League in USA ] Salah won a […]

Gerrard ready for emotional Liverpool return with Villa

[ad_1] Soccer Football – Premier League – Aston Villa v Leicester City – Villa Park, Birmingham, Great Britain – December 5th 2021 Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard and Ashley Young celebrate after the game Action Images via Reuters / Jason Cairnduff Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register MANCHESTER, England, December 9 […]

Aston Villa U23 players ratings as Mark Delaney’s side lose 3-1 lead against Birmingham City

[ad_1] Aston Villa suffered frustration in the second half as they allowed local rivals Birmingham City to claim a share of the booty in the dramatic Premier League 2 encounter. It was a relatively slow start for Mark Delaney’s men, who struggled to regain possession in the opening minutes. It didn’t take long for their […]

Brendan Rodgers tackles Leicester City issue as Steven Gerrard drops Aston Villa hint

[ad_1] Hello, City fans! Here are your last Leicester City titles on the morning of Sunday, December 5, 2021. City travel to Villa Park today for a 16:30 GMT kick-off in the Premier League. Plague trouble season “predates my time,” says Rodgers Leicester City have fallen into an old habit with their slow starts, manager […]

Aston Villa exclusive transfer with Steven Gerrard set to beat Man United to Rangers prodigy

[ad_1] Aston Villa are considering a move for young Ranger Leon King – which they could get for just over £ 200,000. Ibrox’s team are in talks with their talented 17-year-old over a new contract. The young defender has yet to agree on an extension with the Scottish champions and as it stands he is […]

Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa confesses to Kalvin Phillips after Aston Villa transfer offers

[ad_1] Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa said Kalvin Phillips could have left the club to join Aston Villa after reassuring fans that he had no problem with the England midfielder. Phillips was substituted at half-time in Leeds’ clash at Brighton this weekend, which sparked rumors the two were at odds. But Bielsa refuted suggestions […]

Crystal Palace V Aston Villa | Game Highlights – Oakland News Now

[ad_1] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3-pYThMg0Nk Oakland News Now – Crystal Palace v Aston Villa | Highlights of the matches – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Palace lost to Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa side […]

Tottenham fans react to what Gerrard did to Aston Villa

[ad_1] Photo by Ryan Pierse / Getty Images Tottenham Hotspur fans have claimed that Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard “copies” Antonio Conte. What is the story? The telegraph report that Gerrard has banned sodas and sauces since taking over from Villa, as he reviews nutritional plans for his new team. The news comes just after […]

Aston Villa news: Steven Gerrard could consider cashing Dean Smith favorite for £ 26.5million

[ad_1] Journalist Luke Hatfield did not rule out the possibility of Aston Villa cash on Tyrone Mings, to supply The price is right. Mings, who signed for £ 26.5million from Bournemouth, is the captain of the Villa Park club, but according to a Spanish media Marca, Newcastle have already identified the England defender as one […]

Steven Gerrard aims for European football with Aston Villa

[ad_1] Steven Gerrard has said he hopes to secure European football with Aston Villa. Gerrard, 41, was speaking to the press for the first time since leaving Scotland’s Rangers team to take over at Villa Park after Dean Smith was sacked. Villa sit 16th in the Premier League table after a disappointing start to the […]

Chris Sutton reignites debate over Steven Gerrard’s Rangers exit as Aston Villa claims they caught co-host off guard

[ad_1] Chris Sutton reckons Steven Gerrard would leave Rangers for Aston Villa if he got the chance. But not everyone agrees, judging by the surprise response from co-host Robbie Savage. Sutton was speaking on BBC Radio 5 Live, discussing the aftermath of Villa’s 4-1 loss to West Ham. A frustrated Villa fan called and suggested […]