Aston Villa

Guilbert, Lansbury and West Brom star react as Aston Villa player posts on Instagram after exit

James Chester has posted a touching message to Aston Villa fans on Instagram after it was confirmed he had completed a move to Stoke City – and Frederic Guilbert, Henri Lansbury and a West Brom star have responded. Chester, 31, has joined Stoke on a one-year permanent deal from Villa after initially...

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7 hours ago, The Boot Room, Aston Villa

'Hero', 'Respect': Some Aston Villa fans laud 'class act' as departure is confirmed

Aston Villa defender James Chester has signed for Stoke City on a permanent deal, the Villans confirmed earlier today on their official website. Chester, 31, signed for Villa in 2016 from West Brom for an undisclosed transfer fee (Guardian). He has proved a loyal servant to the club playing 126 games,...

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8 hours ago, The Boot Room, Aston Villa

At just £8m, Aston Villa have got to be on red alert as London club reportedly transfer list 29-year-old - TBR View

Crystal Palace are reportedly looking to raise funds in a bid to meet Watford’s £40million asking price for exciting wide man Ismaila Sarr – and that has got to place Dean Smith and Aston Villa on red alert. Sarr, 22, only joined Watford from Rennes last summer but has since impressed –...

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16 hours ago, The Boot Room, Transfer, Aston Villa

Aston Villa boost as report claims club may agree to let Smith's £20m-rated target leave on loan

A report from The Sunday Mirror (9/8; page 68) has claimed that Norwich City could let Max Aarons leave the club on loan – in news that may alert the likes of Aston Villa. Aarons’s stock rose after the Canaries’ year in the Premier League. The 20-year-old was extremely impressive despite...

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1 day ago, The Boot Room, Aston Villa

Aston Villa appoint Craig Shakespeare as assistant head coach

John Terry and Richard O'Kelly will remain part of Dean Smith's staff.

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3 days ago, Sports Mole, Aston Villa

Craig Shakespeare named Aston Villa assistant head coach

Craig Shakespeare named Aston Villa assistant head coach

Aston Villa appoint former Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare as assistant head coach.

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3 days ago, BBC Sport, Aston Villa

Report: Aston Villa see ambitious loan for player likened to 'Messi' in his home country rejected

Aston Villa have seen an audacious attempt to sign Real Madrid youngster Takefusa Kuba on loan knocked back by the Spanish champions. According to OndaCero.es, Kubo was fancied by Borussia Dortmund, Ajax, PSG and Villa and is now set to sign for a club on loan. Osasuna, Villarreal, Celta Vigo and Granada...

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3 days ago, The Boot Room, Aston Villa

'Perfect', 'Solid': Some Aston Villa fans urge Smith to land 54-cap 'workhorse' on a free

Newcastle United and Aston Villa have been offered the chance to sign Jeff Hendrick, according to reports by Chronicle Live. The Republic of Ireland international is a free agent having left Burnley after failing to agree on fresh terms. Hendrick spent four years at Turf Moor having signed from Derby...

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4 days ago, The Boot Room, Aston Villa

Aston Villa must hunt previously linked Spurs £25m man, PL club reportedly chase loan - TBR View

Aston Villa are currently preparing for a second season in the Premier League after avoiding relegation and they need to look at strengthening the squad. Dean Smith’s side scored 41 goals in the 38 league appearances and they are more likely to be in a relegation scrap if they can add more goals to their...

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4 days ago, The Boot Room, Tottenham Hotspur, Aston Villa

Report: Aston Villa want deadly duo, including 25-goal 'Ronaldo-type' star

Aston Villa are eyeing a double raid on Brentford to sign Ollie Watkins and Said Benrahma, according to The Sun. The Villans boss Dean Smith worked with the pair during his time managing the Bees and is keen to reunite with his former players. Both could prove quite costly with the Bees adamant that...

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4 days ago, The Boot Room, Aston Villa

Samatta gifts Aston Villa jersey to Uganda keeper Onyango

The Taifa Stars captain has gifted his counterpart a signed shirt after his side survived relegation from the Premier League

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5 days ago, Goal UK, Aston Villa

Jack Grealish offered new £100,000-a-week Aston Villa deal to snub Manchester United

Jack Grealish offered new £100,000-a-week Aston Villa deal to snub Manchester United

Jack Grealish is set to hold talks with Aston Villa over his future in the next week (Picture: Getty) Aston Villa have offered Jack Grealish a new £100,000-a-week deal in a bid to get the midfielder to reject a move to Manchester United. The 24-year-old was Villa’s player of the season as...

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5 days ago, Metro, Manchester United, Aston Villa

Report: Aston Villa ready to trigger £18m clause for Smith reunion, Palace and Wilder also keen

The Telegraph have claimed that Aston Villa are set to trigger the £18million release clause in Brentford striker Ollie Watkins’ contract, which will see the striker form a reunion with Villa boss Dean Smith. Watkins has been in sensational form for Brentford during the past 12 months, since being...

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5 days ago, The Boot Room, Crystal Palace, Aston Villa

Man United are the plucky underdogs to Aston Villa ‘bullies’

Man United are the plucky underdogs to Aston Villa ‘bullies’

Man United have now ‘refused to be bullied’ by two smaller and less well-off clubs in as many days. They are the bravest boys.   Keep it brief On Tuesday evening, Man United issued a transfer brief to the usual journalists. They do this quite often. It is always hilariously transparent. ‘Jadon...

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5 days ago, Football 365, Aston Villa

Aston Villa offer Jack Grealish £100k-a-week deal?

Aston Villa will allegedly offer Jack Grealish a £100k-a-week contract in a bid to keep him at Villa Park amid reported interest from Manchester United.

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6 days ago, Sports Mole, Aston Villa

Newcastle United, Aston Villa offered Jeff Hendrick?

Aston Villa and Newcastle United are offered the chance to sign former Burnley midfielder Jeff Hendrick, according to a report.

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6 days ago, Sports Mole, Newcastle United, Aston Villa

Report: £55,000-a-week Aston Villa warrior wanted by English boss working overseas

Trabzonspor manager Eddie Newton is keen to return to England and swoop for Aston Villa midfield Marvelous Nakamba, according to Fotomac. The midfielder signed a four-year contract at Villa Park last summer, costing the club £11 million from Club Brugge. According to New Zimbabwe, the international player...

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1 week ago, The Boot Room, Aston Villa

Aston Villa eye summer signing of backup Liverpool attacker

Aston Villa eye summer signing of backup Liverpool attacker

According to the Sun, Aston Villa are eyeing the addition of Liverpool forward Divock Origi this summer, as the West Midlands outfit target attacking reinforcements after avoiding relegation. Origi has played a backup role for the Reds over the last couple of seasons, which is hardly a reflection of...

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1 week ago, Caught Offside, Liverpool, Aston Villa

Aston Villa line up Liverpool star to solve striker woes

Aston Villa line up Liverpool star to solve striker woes

  Aston Villa are reportedy considering a summer move for Liverpool striker Divock Origi. Dean Smith is keen to improve the output of his forwards following their successful battle to avoid Premier League relegation. Gossip: Chelsea ‘step up’ interest in £50m star; Man Utd ‘talks’ Jack Grealish...

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1 week ago, Football 365, Liverpool, Aston Villa

Aston Villa 'weighing up Divock Origi approach'

Aston Villa could attempt to sign Liverpool attacker Divock Origi this summer, according to a report.

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1 week ago, Sports Mole, Aston Villa

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