Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has again turned to the continent in a bid to bolster his squad with in-form Genk striker Christian Benteke a leading target, Press Association Sport understands.
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Sunday 05 February 2012
Newcastle 2 Aston Villa 1
Wednesday 25 January 2012
Aston Villa winger Charles N'Zogbia is to see a specialist today as he seeks to get to the root of a troublesome heel injury.
Thursday 29 December 2011
Aston Villa are hopeful record signing Darren Bent will be back in contention for Saturday's clash at Chelsea, Press Association Sport understands.
Tuesday 27 December 2011
Stoke assistant boss Dave Kemp threw his club's weight behind the introduction of goal-line technology introduced after they came within inches of grabbing victory against Aston Villa on Boxing Day.
Sunday 18 December 2011
Aston Villa 0 Liverpool 2
Thursday 11 August 2011
Alex McLeish insists veteran striker Emile Heskey still has a major role to play at Aston Villa and that it would be "crazy" not to make use of his vast experience.
Tuesday 10 May 2011
The Aston Villa striker Emile Heskey will face no disciplinary action in relation to his behaviour during Saturday's Premier League match with Wigan. The former England forward barged into referee Mike Jones during the first half at Villa Park and was cautioned.
Saturday 07 May 2011
Thursday 21 April 2011
Darren Bent is being tipped to score 20 goals for Aston Villa next season.
Wednesday 16 February 2011
Liverpool defender Martin Kelly believes the squad are now better placed to cope with the dual demands of domestic and European football. Liverpool resume their Europa League season when they fly out to the Czech Republic today ahead of tomorrow's last-32 game against Sparta Prague.
Monday 13 December 2010
Sunday 21 November 2010
For the England management, the aftermath of Wednesday's sorry encounter with France soon became an exercise in straw-clutching. It was no surprise to hear which straw Fabio Capello grabbed most gratefully.
Friday 12 November 2010
Wednesday 10 November 2010
Sam Allardyce insists he harbours no bitterness towards Newcastle despite claiming he was not given enough time at the club.
Friday 05 November 2010
Aston Villa have suffered a further injury blow with the news that striker John Carew, who had been set to deputise for Emile Heskey at Fulham this weekend, is now injured himself.
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