Aston Villa

Aston Villa close to signing former Liverpool defender

Paul Lambert and Aston Villa have endured a difficult transfer window so far this summer, but some good news might be on the horizon as the Villains edge closer to the capture of Aly Cissokho from Valencia, reports talkSPORT. The defender has previously turned out for Liverpool in the Premier League, and could be available […]

Aston Villa world cup hero receives more transfer interest from Italy

Since his commanding performances for the Netherlands in the World Cup this summer, Ron Vlaar has been targeted by many of Europe’s top clubs in this transfer window. TalkSPORT reports that the Aston Villa man has now attracted interest from Juventus, as the Serie A champions join the race for his signature. Roma and Lazio […]

The managerial sack race: Who will be the first to go?

It is an uncomfortable, often unsavoury truth about modern football that a manager’s job is rarely ever safe. If a team is languishing in the relegation zone, then the manager could go; if a team is falling off the pace at the top of the table, then the manager could go; if a team is […]

Villa hoping to give Chelsea outcast another fresh start

Aston Villa are hoping to bring Chelsea’s Victor Moses to Villa Park next year on a season-long loan, reports the Telegraph. The winger was shipped to Liverpool for the last campaign, but he was not given the desired amount of first-team opportunities at Anfield. Jose Mourinho is thought to be keen to offload the Nigerian […]

The top 3 Premier League stars who have headed to the MLS

It has become an expected thing of European footballers, especially those who are heading into the twilight years of their career. Football, or soccer, has historically struggled to take off in the USA, but that hasn’t stopped many a superstar player heading over to the MLS in recent seasons. Frank Lampard is the latest big […]

The 4 things that Aston Villa need to do in order to succeed

Aston Villa are currently suffering in a low point of their Premier League history, Having finished 16th in the English top flight two years ago, and a generous 16th last season. The Villains just haven’t looked as intimidating, effective or as exciting as they have in years gone past, and they are now set for […]

The tough task ahead for Aston Villa

The financial situation at Aston Villa this summer is far from an enviable one. Paul Lambert is having to significantly curtail his spending in the transfer window this year as the club toward which he is attempting to lure players is currently up for sale. The Villains are teetering upon a dangerous precipice, but the […]

Aston Villa flop could be on his way to Italy

Antonio Luna was only brought into Aston Villa last summer, but he could be about to move on after one disappointing season in England, reports talkSPORT. The player has been linked with a switch to Italy, and to Verona in particular. Last summer, Villa bought the left-back from Sevilla and he featured regularly up until […]

Aston Villa hoping to land Swansea bargain-buy midfielder

There are very limited funds at Aston Villa this summer, but Paul Lambert is hoping to continue bringing in bargain transfers, and he has looked toward Swansea for his next move. According to reports in the English press, the South Korea midfielder, Ki Sung-Yueng, is high up on the Villains’ wish list. The midfielder has […]

4 players that could answer Aston Villa’s problems

Villa Park cannot be considered the most positive of Premier League venues right now. Paul Lambert has endured a very difficult spell at Aston Villa since taking over at the club, and this summer does not look likely to be any more comfortable than the 12 months that proceeded it. The Villains need strengthening in […]

Aston Villa linked with Arsenal reject

Paul Lambert and Aston Villa will be looking to better a disappointing 2013/14 Premier League campaign, and they have turned to Nicklas Bendtner in an attempt to do so, reports the Daily Mail. The Danish striker is a free agent this summer, having been released by Arsene Wenger after a decade with the Gunners. The […]

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