Emile Heskey set for sensational Premier League return?!

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Emile Heskey has become something of a cult hero amongst younger football fans who share vines and tweets of his more spectacular misses. However the 36-year-old was a special Premier League player during his time in the English top flight and according to BBC Sport he is hunting a return. Emile Heskey began his career at Leicester City and progressed …

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Tottenham update – Delph a cheap January target?

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season so far has somewhat fallen apart. Despite good Europa League performances, the Premier League table places them in 12th with just 14 points from their first 11 matches. Yesterday we asked if the club were in crisis and Tottenham fans seem to believe they need signings in the January transfer window. Fabian Delph is 24-years-old but in …

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Should Aston Villa manager, Paul Lambert get the sack?

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Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is quickly going from hero to zero at Villa Park. The Scot guided Villa to second in the league at one stage, but their demise has quickly snowballed into a torrid run. At one stage, Villa went five successive matches spanning 547 minutes without a goal until Andreas Weimann scored in the 16th minute against Tottenham …

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Clint Dempsey to return to the Premier League in January?

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Clint Dempsey was a popular figure in the Premier League during his spells for Fulham and Tottenham Hotspur, now the World Cup star with his country USA, is ready to return according to the Daily Mirror. Clint Dempsey is currently employed by MLS side Seattle Sounders and as his season across the pond comes to a close it is believed …

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Man Utd & Arsenal – Vlaar will cost at least £12m

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Manchester United and Arsenal will fight it out for the services of Aston Villa centre-back Ron Vlaar in January. The Daily Express report that the Netherlands defender has had a minimum price tag of £12m slapped on his head as Villa seek to offer him a new contract. Ron Vlaar, 29-years-old, has recently become hot property following a very impressive showing …

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Man United update – Cleverley may to return to Old Trafford

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Aston Villa loanee Tom Cleverley could be willing to return to Old Trafford at the end of the season and fight for his place in Louis Van Gaal’s squad. Manchester Evening News carry quotes from Brian McClair, Manchester United’s academy director, who says his career in the North-West is not over. Tom Cleverley is 25-years-old and joined Manchester United in 2000 …

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Aston Villa update – Grealish signs new contract, Delph set to join him

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Aston Villa have today officially announced that their young star Jack Grealish has signed a new contract with the club. The 19-year-old midfielder is a hot prospect in the Premier League and his new deal is 4-years-long. Jack Grealish is a boyhood Villa fan and graduate of the youth academy that he has been part of since 2001. He can …

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Cambridge City players apologise for on-field clash

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Cambridge City ply their trade in the Southern Premier Division, the feeder tier below the Conference North and South. They aren’t used to making the news about their sporting escapades but they have done following a mid-week debacle on the pitch. Striker Andrew Phillips, formally of Histon, has been forced to apologise to supporters, the club and his teammates after …

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Villa, Sunderland and Southampton ready to pounce for United winger

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Premier League trio, Aston Villa, Sunderland and Southampton are all ready to pounce for Manchester United winger, Ashley Young in the summer according to the Express. Young has been on the books at United for 3 years after joining from Aston Villa in 2011. The winger is however now deemed surplus to requirements at Old Trafford after falling down the pecking …

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Ron Vlaar wanted by Man United and Arsenal

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Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar is thought to be wanted at the end of the season by Arsenal and Manchester United. The Daily Express report that Vlaar, who is a free-agent when his contract expires next summer, hasn’t yet spoken to Villa about extending his stay. Vlaar is 29-years-old and enjoyed an impressive World Cup for Netherlands, part of his 31 …

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Alan Hutton signs new Aston Villa contract

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Aston Villa have been handed a boost as Alan Hutton has signed a new contract with the Midlands club. The Villans announced the three-year deal on their Twitter account. Breaking news: Alan Hutton has signed a new three-year deal. #AVFC pic.twitter.com/Pm3VQub1Q8 — Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) September 16, 2014 Hutton joined Aston Villa in August 2011 from North-London club Tottenham …

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My Manchester United career is over – Tom Cleverley

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Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley has revealed that his career at Old Trafford could now be all but over after securing a loan move to Aston Villa. Speaking to Sky Sports, Cleverley said, “I am happy to get away from some of the negativity. Whenever you are not winning trophies at Man United the players are going to get some stick. …

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Aston Villa a “forward step” – Tom Cleverley

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New Aston Villa signing Tom Cleverley has said that his move to Villa Park is a “forward step”. He told the club how delighted he was with the move and at the prospect of linking up with his old friend Fabian Delph. Cleverley also spoke about the impressive club facilities as well as the ease in which he has settled …

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Cleverley joins Aston Villa

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Tom Cleverley has joined Aston Villa on loan despite the transfer window being shut, according to BBC Sport. Aston Villa have completed the loan signing of the Manchester United midfielder with the view to sign Cleverley permanently at the end of the season according to reports, however, United also have the option to recall their player in January if need be. …

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Tom Cleverley staying with Manchester United

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Tom Cleverley will NOT be leaving Manchester United this summer as his deadline day switch to either Everton or Aston Villa has collapsed according to Sky Sports News HQ. The 13 capped England international has slipped down the pecking order at Old Trafford since the arrival of new boss Louis Van Gaal. Despite 22 Premier League games last season it …

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Sergio Canales set for Aston Villa deadline day move

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A deal that has got me all excited today is the recent news that Aston Villa have lodged an official bid to bring 23-year-old Spaniard Sergio Canales to the Premier League. The attacking midfielder joined Real Sociedad in January this year from Valencia for €3.5m but now could be heading for the Midlands. BBC Sport are reporting the potential transfer …

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Tom Cleverley to Everton or Aston Villa?

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Deadline day is hotting up and one player heavily linked with a move away from Old Trafford is midfielder Tom Cleverley. The 25-year-old is set for one of two destinations, either Everton or Aston Villa. Tom Cleverley is a much maligned figure at Manchester United, many believing he is not up to the standards the club are looking for. However, …

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Aston Villa bid for United’s Tom Cleverley

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Aston Villa have launched an £8m bid for England and Manchester United midfielder, Tom Cleverley according to the Telegraph. Villa boss Paul Lambert is looking to bolster his midfield options this season to help compete a stay above the torrid relegation zone. Someone of Cleverley’s credentials at Villa could just prove to be a risk worth taking. A player who …

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Premier League duo join Norwich City

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Former Premier League duo Carlos Cuellar and Cameron Jerome have both completed switches to Championship side, Norwich City. Cuellar left Sunderland in June after being released by the Black Cats in the summer. The Spaniard made 33 appearances for Sunderland but has now found pastures new at Norwich City with his first stint in the Championship. The defender penned a one-year-deal …

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Aleksander Tonev joins Celtic from Villa

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Aleksandar Tonev has joined @CelticFC on a season-long loan deal. #AVFC pic.twitter.com/lALd6K9nDJ — Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) August 11, 2014 Last night, Scottish champions Celtic snapped up Aston Villa attacking midfielder Aleksander Tonev on a season-long-loan with the option of a permanent deal. Celtic who have dominated the Scottish league are always looking to bolster their sides attacking options to …

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