Aston Villa

15 February 2018

Fit-Again Tom Cairney Set for Fulham Start

Fulham captain Tom Cairney could be in contention for a return to the starting line-up against in-form Aston Villa. Cairney made his comeback from two matches out with a knee ...
11 February 2018

Aston Villa Move Second in Championship After Derby Victory Over Birmingham

Aston Villa moved into second place in the Championship following a 2-0 win over local rivals Birmingham City at Villa Park. Albert Adomah scored his 13th goal of the season ...
10 February 2018

Birmingham Can Handle the Big Occasion – Steve Cotterill

Birmingham boss Steve Cotterill believes his side will not be fazed by the big crowd at Villa Park in Sunday's Sky Bet Championship derby with Aston Villa. Blues face a ...
9 February 2018

Villa’S Gabby Agbonlahor Fit for Derby Clash Against Birmingham

Aston Villa have a fully-fit squad ahead of the Second City derby with Birmingham on Sunday. Gabby Agbonlahor is fit again after niggling injuries have restricted him to just six ...
3 February 2018

Aston Villa Boost Promotion Bid With Sixth Straight Championship Victory

Aston Villa's promotion push is now in top gear following their sixth successive league win - a feat they last achieved in February 1990 - following a 3-2 Champ Scott ...
3 February 2018

Villa Assistant Calderwood Relieved After Tense Win

Aston Villa survived a nervous performance to narrowly defeat Burton 3-2 and maintain their strong promotion challenge. Villa twice built up a two-goal lead but Burton kept snapping away only ...
23 January 2018

Aston Villa Defender Ritchie De Laet Joins Royal Antwerp on Loan

Defender Ritchie De Laet has returned to his native Belgium to join Royal Antwerp on loan, Aston Villa have announced. The 29-year-old will spend the rest of the season at ...
20 January 2018

Scott Hogan Strikes Twice As Villa’S Promotion March Continues

Scott Hogan was Aston Villa's match winner with two goals in two minutes to pave the way to a 3-1 Championship home win over Barnsley. Hogan, who has now scored ...
19 January 2018

Crewe Bolster Squad With McKirdy And Barlaser Loan Signings

Crewe have completed the loan signings of Harry McKirdy from Aston Villa andDan Barlaser from Newcastle. Bothstriker McKirdy, 20, and midfielder Barlaser, 21, will stay with the Sky Bet League ...
19 January 2018

Jedinak And Whelan in Line for Villa Returns

Aston Villa midfielders Mile Jedinak and Glenn Whelan could both feature in their home game against Barnsley. Jedinak missed last week's win at Nottingham Forest due to a thigh injury ...
13 January 2018

New Boss Karanka Demands Shoots of Progress From Forest

Aitor Karanka admitted Nottingham Forest can - and must - improve after he watched Aston Villa condemn his side to a 1-0 defeat. An 18th-minute header from Scott Hogan was ...
13 January 2018

Aston Villa Hand Aitor Karanka a Defeat in His First Game With Nottingham Forest

Aitor Karanka's Nottingham Forest tenure began in frustrating fashion as Aston Villa claimed a comfortable 1-0 win at the City Ground. Steve Bruce's side were rarely troubled once Scott Hogan's ...
12 January 2018

Aitor Karanka Begins Nottingham Forest Reign

Aitor Karanka will take charge of Nottingham Forest for the first time on Saturday when Aston Villa visit the City Ground. The former Middlesbrough boss, appointed as Mark Warburton's permanent ...
6 January 2018

Peterborough Keen to Keep Jack Marriott After Brace in Upset of Aston Villa

Peterborough manager Grant McCann hopes to be able to hold on to two-goal FA Cup hero Jack Marriott after he inspired a dramatic 3-1 FA Cup third round win at ...
5 January 2018

Terry Set to Make Villa Return

John Terry will start Aston Villa's FA Cup third-round clash against Peterborough on Saturday. The former England defender is fit to return for the Villa Park clash after missing the ...
2 January 2018

Steve Bruce Dismisses Rumours Linking Loanee Sam Johnstone With West Brom Move

Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce insists he has heard nothing about Manchester United loanee Sam Johnstone leaving for West Brom. Speculation over the weekend suggested the Baggies were on the ...
1 January 2018

Bruce Singles out Grealish for Praise After Villa's Demolition of Bristol City

Steve Bruce is enthusiastic about Aston Villa's prospects following their runaway 5-0 Sky Bet Championship win over fellow promotion candidates Bristol City. The Villa manager was full of praise for ...
1 January 2018

Villa Brush Bristol City Aside With Five-Star Performance

Scott Hogan's first Championship goal for Aston Villa at Villa Park sparked an impressive Sky Bet Championship 5-0 win over shell-shocked Bristol City. Following a depressing December when they only ...
31 December 2017

Sickness Bug Depletes Aston Villa Squad Ahead of Bristol City Clash

Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce will be hoping the sickness bug which ravaged his squad in the build-up to Saturday's win at Middlesbrough has eased in time for th Bruce ...
30 December 2017

Putting Points Before Friendship a Bonus for Bruce

Steve Bruce was delighted to get one over on old friend Tony Pulis after watching Aston Villa leave Middlesbrough with three points. Pulis cut a frustrated figure in his technical ...
30 December 2017

Robert Snodgrass Ruins Tony Pulis' First Game in Charge of Middlesbrough

Tony Pulis' first game as Middlesbrough manager ended in a 1-0 defeat as Aston Villa finally recorded a win in December. Robert Snodgrass headed in the crucial winning goal with ...
28 December 2017

No Fresh Problems for New Middlesbrough Boss Tony Pulis

New Middlesbrough boss Tony Pulis has no fresh injury or suspension concerns for the home clash with Aston Villa. Craig Liddle was in the dugout for Boxing Day's 2-0 win ...
26 December 2017

Lasse Vibe Strike Lifts Brentford to Victory Over Aston Villa

Lasse Vibe's second-half goal helped Brentford seal a 2-1 victory over Aston Villa at a rain-soaked Griffin Park. The Danish striker slammed home a loose ball in the box in ...
24 December 2017

Brentford to Monitor Vibe's Fitness Ahead of Villa Visit

Brentford will monitor the fitness of striker Lasse Vibe ahead of the home clash with Aston Villa. Vibe scored both goals in the Bees' 2-1 win over Norwich on Friday ...
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