Liverpool – Fabian Delph on Reds shopping list?

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Steven Gerrard is perhaps the greatest player ever to pull on a Liverpool jersey. The dedicated and loyal Reds captain though is getting on a bit meaning the club must look for a longer term replacement. The Daily Mirror think Aston Villa’s Fabian Delph could be the perfect man. 25-year-old Fabian Delph began in the Bradford City youth academy before …

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Manchester City – James Milner’s contract in doubt

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Manchester City are in talks with midfielder James Milner over a new contract but according to the Daily Telegraph there is doubt over the deal offered. Milner’s current contract ends this summer and whilst the 28-year-old was initially reluctant to sign, it now seems his heart is at the Etihad Stadium. James Milner began his career with Leeds United in their …

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Villa starlet to be assessed

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Aston Villa midfielder, Ashley Westwood will undergo a scan on Monday to assess his knee knee he sustained in Villa’s 2-1 win over Leicester City. The midfielder injured his knee during the first half and had to be stretchered off the field. Westwood has been a vital tool to Villa this season, producing some impressive performances in the centre of …

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QPR, Aston Villa & Sunderland all hunt Pazzini of Milan

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Sunderland, Aston Villa and QPR have all struggled so far in the Premier League, sitting in 14th, 12th and 19th respectively. Goals have been an issue for some but the Daily Mirror believe Giampaolo Pazzini could be the man to solve it with all three clubs interested. Pazzini is 30-years-old and joined current club AC Milan in August 2012 for …

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Roy Keane leaves Villa post

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The breaking news this morning is that Republic of Ireland assistant manager, Roy Keane has left his number 2 post at Villa Park. Keane had joined up with manager, Paul Lambert as Villa’s assistant manager but this morning left his position with immediate effect. Speaking to BBC Sport, Roy Keane revealed the reasons as to why he has left the club. “Ultimately, …

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Brighton complete Darren Bent deal

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Championship outfit, Brighton Hove Albion have completed the big name signing of Darren Bent on loan from Aston Villa. The 30-year-old joins Sami Hyypia’s side who are struggling to keep their heads above the relegation zone. Bent has played just 8 times this season, 7 of which came off the bench as substitute appearances for Villa. Hyypia has expressed his …

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Former England striker set to join Championship outfit

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Aston Villa striker, Darren Bent is set to temporarily end his nightmare stint at Aston Villa with a loan move to Championship side, Brighton according to reports from the Express. The former England poacher has been unable to break his way into the first team at Villa Park and is now expected to join up with Brighton in the next 48 …

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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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