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Premier League
Is the writing on the wall for Aston Villa?
19:01 Wednesday 11th March 2020

As Harvey Barnes made it four for Leicester City, Aston Villa's Dean Smith cut a forlorn figure. The Villans were hapless in defeat, making it four Premier League losses in a row. Despite some flashes of brilliance this term, including…

Premier League
Why Manchester United should sign Jack Grealish
19:01 Friday 7th February 2020

The January transfer window was a long one for Manchester United fans. The range of emotions seen on social media was astounding. From euphoria when news broke that Bruno Fernandes was once again on United's radar, to the five stages of…

Premier League
Every man for himself in titanic Premier League relegation battle
09:01 Saturday 25th January 2020

Liverpool will win the Premier League title. This statement is unquestionable. All that can reasonably be asked is by how many points and will they remain unbeaten. Meanwhile, questions with far more gravity are asked every matchday at the…

Premier League
Does Chelsea need a creative playmaker in January?
17:01 Friday 3rd January 2020

As Frank Lampard must’ve discovered, there are upsides and downsides to opting for a youthful front-line. Tammy Abraham’s coming-of-age stands a shining example of his managerial strengths. But Chelsea’s attacking…

Premier League
Why John McGinn's first Premier League term with Aston Villa should be his last
17:00 Wednesday 30th October 2019

Aston Villa stunned the Championship last term, powering their way to the most unlikeliest of promotions. The Midlands outfit wasn't about to rest on their laurels, either. Dean Smith and John Terry would go big in the transfer market,…

Premier League
Who will break out from the three new Premier League teams?
08:00 Friday 9th August 2019

Whenever a team attains Premier League promotion, the pressure’s magnified on them to produce goods. Of course, their ultimate objective is to avoid immediate relegation. Yet, knowing how some promoted sides have evolved into…

Premier League
Are Aston Villa the Premier League's surprise package for 2019/20?
12:01 Tuesday 6th August 2019

It had been a long three years in the Championship for Aston Villa and their fans, but after play-off final heartbreak twelve months ago, the Birmingham-based giants righted those wrongs - fighting their way back into the Premier…

Premier League
2019/20 Aston Villa Premier League preview
19:00 Saturday 3rd August 2019

Dean Smith performed a minor miracle to guide Aston Villa from the Championship’s 12th position into fifth. After replacing Steve Bruce in October, the 48-year-old oversaw a ten-game winning streak running from March to April’s…

Premier League
How will Aston Villa spend their summer?
09:02 Friday 28th June 2019

Chelsea fans were feeling agony and joy in equal measure about a month ago. They were sad as club legend Frank Lampard was the manager of losing side Derby County in the Championship play-off final. They were happy…

Premier League
What to expect from Aston Villa next season?
17:00 Thursday 30th May 2019

After both Norwich City and Sheffield United sealed their place in the Premier League, it was time to see who'd join them via the play-offs - partaking in the most expensive game in football. Aston Villa and Derby County would go toe-to-toe…

Championship
Ticket to England waiting at Wembley for Grealish, Mount & others?
12:00 Monday 27th May 2019

Monday’s the day everybody dreads. However, a part of the country will be at their happiest on this particular Monday. As thousands of Derby County and Aston Villa supporters flock into Wembley bubbling with promotion dreams,…

Championship
Where does Jack Grealish's future lie?
11:00 Saturday 30th March 2019

Jack Grealish may not be long for hometown club Aston Villa. Several Premier League clubs appear set to fight over him this summer. The 23-year-old has injected life into Villa’s promotion bid this season. He faces a difficult decision…

Championship
David Cotterill triggered by Jack Grealish assault
09:00 Tuesday 12th March 2019

Newton’s Three Laws of Motion are more universal than you might realise. Beyond physical movement, they also apply to emotions. For those of you who didn’t pay attention in physics class, the Three Laws are: 1. Every object persists…

Transfers
3 possible replacements to correct Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey mistake
08:00 Thursday 13th December 2018

Arsenal will lose one of its best midfielders with no compensation when the curtain falls on the 2018-19 season. Alright, you can debate his status but there’s no disputing Aaron Ramsey is the longest-serving player in the Arsenal team.…

Championship
Why Jack Grealish's failed Tottenham move is a blessing in disguise
12:00 Thursday 13th September 2018

Over the past few months, Jack Grealish would have been a frustrated man. It was clear he wanted to join Tottenham, they too were interested in his services but failed to agree a fair transfer fee with Championship side Aston Villa.  It's…