Fabian Delph to leave Villa for pastures new

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Aston Villa play-maker and England international, Fabian Delph has revealed he will not be signing a new deal at Villa Park as he looks to move on to bigger and better things according to the Telegraph. The England midfielder has been offered a lucrative £50,000 a week deal to stay at the club for another four years, but it appears that …

Manchester United after Villa’s Vlaar

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Manchester United have identified Ron Vlaar as the right man to help limit their defensive woes this season. Van Gaal is familiar with Vlaar’s credentials after the pair worked in tandem whilst with the Netherlands. According to the Daily Star, if Aston Villa want to keep hold of their key defender, they will need to double Vlaar’s wages in order to …

Former Celtic and Villa hero Stiliyan Petrov is playing Sunday League

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Former Celtic and Aston Villa midfielder, Stiliyan Petrov is back playing football again, but this time in footballs Sunday league. The Bulgarian was diagnosed with leukaemia in March 2012 and underwent a series of chemotherapy and medication. However, Petrov  saw that he would be unable to return to the Premier League and duly ended his career last May. However, the ever strong minded …

Aston Villa’s Ron Vlaar set for future talks

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Aston Villa captain, Ron Vlaar is said to be meeting with manager, Paul Lambert to discuss the Dutch defenders future at the club. Vlaar played a key role in the Netherlands third place finish at the Brazil World Cup and has since been touted as a transfer target for a number of Premier League sides. One of those sides, included …