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Your key Aston Villa questions answered Ashley Preece sits down with claret and blue fans to dissect Villa's cruel last-gasp defeat at the hands of Tottenham Hotspur.

This is why Prince William supports Aston Villa Aston Villa news - The Duke of Cambridge is an AVFC fan.

Aston Villa assistant John Terry criticises two Chelsea players The AVFC assistant head coach and Chelsea legend was covering the Premier League clash against Manchester United as a pundit.

Pundit identifies Villa's biggest problem after Spurs defeat Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side were beaten 3-2 by Spurs, conceding a stoppage-time winner due to a Bjorn Engels mistake.

Dean Smith sent stark Aston Villa relegation warning Aston Villa news includes former AVFC defender's verdict on Premier League survival prospects of Dean Smith's side.

On Another Day It Could've All Been So Different - Villa's MotM After Disappointing Spurs Defeat It was another of those weekends for Aston Villa fans as we fell to a 3-2 defeat by Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday at Villa Park.

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Villa 2-3 Tottenham - Last minute heartache! ASTON VILLA 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur. Aston Villa felt last minute heart ache as they lost to a last minute goal at Villa Park.

How Tottenham really exposed Aston Villa's dangerous high line Aston Villa analysis - Tottenham exploited space in behind Aston Villa time and time again, with double goal hero Heung-Min Son proving a constant thorn in Dean Smith's side.

Pundit says what we’ve all been thinking about Jack Grealish Aston Villa news includes ex-Tottenham and Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar's praise for Jack Grealish after 3-2 defeat to Spurs.

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What happened to Bjorn Engels after costly error vs Spurs Aston Villa news - Belgian defender's error allowed Son Heung-min to score the winning goal for Spurs in injury time at Villa Park.

'Swollen' - Birmingham City provide Scott Hogan injury update The on-loan Aston Villa striker hobbled off in the 1-1 draw against Brentford on Saturday and faces a race to be fit in time for this weekend's match with Sheffield Wednesday.

Late Villa defeat sees price cut to be relegated Aston Villa Late Villa defeat sees price cut to be relegated.

Spurs goalkeeper Lloris issues denial after Aston Villa drama Aston Villa news includes Hugo Lloris dismissing suggestions that 'luck' was on Spurs side in their 3-2 win and providing his verdict on AVFC.

The Danny Drinkwater love-in that's backfired at Aston Villa Aston Villa player analysis - Danny Drinkwater has been thrust into action by Dean Smith since arriving last month, but has the bold and constant backing by the boss been the right call? Ashley Preece looks at the stats and gives his verdict.

Kappa Drop Throwback "Kombat XX" Collection for Aston Villa Fresh from dropping off two clean throwback packs for AS Monaco and Real Betis, Kappa have linked up with Aston Villa to deliver more throwback heat for the club's very own "Kombat XX" collection.

Premier League Matchday 26 Review : Molinuex Madness and Spurs steal it at Villa Park. Part 2 of Matchday 26 in the Premier League brought about it the return of some controversial VAR decisions, goals galore in some encounters and tense finishes in others. Teams continued to battle to stave off relegation while others pushed for European ambitions.

Analysis: Stoppage time agony puts focus back on Aston Villa's defensive frailties Having experienced the ecstasy of scoring stoppage-time winners in their previous two home matches, Villa were subjected to the crushing despair of conceding one against Tottenham.

'Deserved something' - Villa dressing room reaction after Spurs loss Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction – Villa suffered a late blow in defeat to Spurs on Sunday, and there was a feeling of deserving more in the home dressing room.

Carling Cup hero Liam Ridgewell announces his new club Defender played for Blues for the best part of five seasons, joining from Aston Villa in 2007 and leaving for West Brom in January 2012.

Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris says the club's good form is not a fluke Hugo Lloris has dismissed suggestions Tottenham's recent form is a fluke after Son Heung Min netted a last minute winner to secure a 3-2 win over Aston Villa on Sunday.

Former ref on controversial decisions in Villa's defeat to Spurs Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction – Martin Atkinson had a number of key decisions to make during Spurs’ dramatic victory over Dean Smith’s men at Villa Park.

Smith insists Aston Villa won't give up Grealish without a fight Aston Villa boss Dean Smith insists they're not going to give up on Jack Grealish without a fight. "If you want to be a successful team you have to keep your best players, and they will be working very hard to ensure our best players stay at this football club.

Former Villa man believes Grealish could stay beyond the summer Aston Villa transfer news – The Villa captain has been heavily linked with a move away from the club after an impressive season, with Manchester United reportedly plotting a summer swoop.

Former Villa man fears for club's Premier League status Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction - Lee Hendrie has been speaking after Aston Villa went down to a 3-2 home defeat to Spurs in the Premier League on Sunday.

Aston Villa and Scotland star McGinn leads discussion with Prince William on mental health John McGinn has got involved in an important conversation with royalty as the Aston Villa and Scotland star lead a discussion on mental health. South of the border, the Premier League and FA Cup has been displaying and supporting the Heads Up campaign.

Aston Villa Q&A LIVE - Big talking points answered after Spurs Aston Villa live - Ashley Preece sits down with claret and blue supporters to dissect Villa's cruel last-gasp defeat at the hands of top four-chasing Tottenham Hotspur.

Agbonlahor unhappy with Villa defending against Spurs Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction – Villa suffered a gut-wrenching late defeat to Spurs on Sunday, with former striker Gabby Agbonlahor unhappy with the defending for the winner.

Konsa keen to shift blame from Engels Aston Villa Konsa keen to shift blame from Engels.

Thank god Villa have Pepe Reina Reina's illustrious footballing career means he can provide the experience for the younger footballers amongst the Villa's first team to improve and excel… although it appears this will take some time. After Martin Atkinson blew for full time, Reina's disappointment was evident.

How the national media reported Villa's defeat to Spurs Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction – Jose Mourinho’s men snatched a late win at Villa Park thanks to Heung-Min Son’s finish, pouncing on a Bjorn Engels mistake.

Son Heung-min Seals Win for Spurs with Last-Gasp Winner Aston Villa were made to rue a late error as Tottenham won a barnstorming Premier League clash at Villa Park. Son Heung-min pounced on Bjorn Engels' error to score a last-gasp winner as Tottenham won an enthralling Premier League contest 3-2 at Aston Villa.

What we learned from Aston Villa's last-gasp Spurs defeat Aston Villa 2-3 Spurs - Dean Smith's men suffered late agony as Son notched a stoppage time winner on Sunday.

Bjorn Engels sends message to Villa fans after costly Spurs error Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction – It was a mixed afternoon for defender Bjorn Engels, who replaced Tyrone Mings at the heart of the Villa defence in the Spurs defeat.

Dean Smith backs Bjorn Engels to bounce back at Aston Villa Villa boss Dean Smith backed Bjorn Engels to bounce back after the defender’s error helped Tottenham snatch a last-gasp victory.

Grealish omission from England squad is 'embarrassing' - pundit Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction – Villa suffered a blow in their battle to avoid Premier League relegation on Sunday with a late defeat to Spurs in the West Midlands.

Premier League, Championship and Europe: weekend talking points Arsenal look stronger at the back, Saints may regret some of match programme content and QPR bring the excitement.

The Aston Villa players who shone and faltered in Spurs defeat Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction - Heung-Min Son's strike four minutes into added time dealt Dean Smith's men a cruel blow in their battle to avoid Premier League relegation.

Aston Villa boss fires Man Utd transfer warning over Jack Grealish summer switch Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has warned Manchester United that Jack Grealish is going nowhere.

Spurs fans wax lyrical about Grealish after Villa win Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction – Spurs came away from Villa Park with all three points after a late winner, but it was the Villa captain who proved a big talking point after the game.

Every word from Smith on Engels, Reina, VAR & 'sore' Spurs defeat Aston Villa news - Smith spoke to the press after his side conceded a last-gasp goal to lose out to Spurs at Villa Park.

Aston Villa news and transfer rumours LIVE Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur reaction - Keep up to date with all the latest Villa news and views throughout the day in our dedicated blog below as Dean Smith's men suffer cruel defeat.

Holtecast: Tightest of Engels If you're on Apple News, click the links here to head over to iTunes and Apple Podcasts, but otherwise - you can listen on this page.

The Wales Euro 2020 headlines as Tottenham star makes Aston Villa comeback and Chelsea loanee Ethan Ampadu finally returns for RB Leipzig Here's our weekly round-up of the stars Ryan Giggs will be keeping a close eye on ahead of the European Championships.

Smith claims refs are losing authority after VAR controversy Aston Villa 2-3 Spurs - All the reaction and analysis from Sunday's agonising defeat to Jose Mourinho's side.

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith blasts 'farcical' VAR decision Dean Smith blasted a “farcical” VAR decision as Villa crashed to a cruel defeat to Tottenham.

Aston Villa 2 Spurs 3: Matt Maher and Nathan Judah analysis - WATCH Matt Maher spoke to Nathan Judah following the 3-2 defeat to Spurs at Villa Park.

'I can't stand VAR, it ruins the game!' Aston Villa fans bemoan defensive errors after Spurs heartbreaker - WATCH Aston Villa fans spoke to Nathan Judah following the 3-2 defeat to Spurs at Villa Park.

Villa at Wembley - how to get to the Carabao Cup final by coach AVFC take on Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley on Sunday, March 1.

Reported Aston Villa and Newcastle United target Marcus Tavernier claims he considered Rangers move Reported Aston Villa and Newcastle United target Marcus Tavernier could have joined Rangers. Reported Aston Villa and Newcastle United target Marcus Tavernier says he had the chance to join Rangers prior to signing with Middlesbrough, the Daily Record report.

Prince William reveals he wants FA Cup final renamed 'Heads Up FA Cup' Prince William has outlined his hopes to raise awareness of men's mental health by having the FA Cup renamed the Heads Up FA Cup.

Stoppage Time Blow Crushes Villa's Home Hearts - Match Stats Having suffered an unfortunate defeat to Tottenham Hotspur early on in the season, earlier today we welcomed them back to Villa Park and hopes were high that we could help ourselves to a little bit of revenge.

Mourinho jokingly asks if 2018 Man United side should be given title Jose Mourinho could not resist a mischievous quip about Manchester City's financial irregularities after Tottenham climbed back into the top five of the Premier League.

Mourinho shares joke with Son after wasted chances before late goal Son Heung-min scored twice for Tottenham during their 3-2 victory over Aston Villa including a late winner. During the game though he wasted several chances, which Jose Mourinho would bring up.

Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Son rescues last minute win MATT BARLOW AT VILLA PARK: Heung-min Son conjured victory in stoppage time for Tottenham as Aston Villa defender Bjorn Engels lurched from zero to hero and back again.

Dean Smith offers Mings update after defender misses Spurs clash Aston Villa news - The England international was omitted from AVFC's starting line-up and he was sorely missed.

Villa's Dean Smith bemoans VAR-assisted penalty for Tottenham Aston Villa against Tottenham was such a crazy game that both managers ended up bemoaning the number of chances their sides had missed.

Aston Villa allow Spurs to steal the show Not many expected Villa to win today, but not many expected to lose in this* way either.

Jose Mourinho makes Villa claim as Spurs earn injury time win Aston Villa news - Heung-Min Son scored a stoppage time winner in a thrilling game at Villa Park.

Chaos replaces control at José Mourinho's anarchic Tottenham Spurs’ win at Aston Villa was the fourth 3-2 victory over the Portuguese’s brief tenure and the unlikely entertainer is upwardly mobile in fifth place in the Premier League.

Dean Smith launches VAR rant after last-gasp Tottenham loss Aston Villa players and supporters were furious as Spurs were awarded a controversial first-half penalty.

Jose's verdict on Aston Villa Jose Mourinho praised the attitude of the players for never giving up on the way to a late win at Aston Villa on Sunday.

Liverpool fans offer verdict on Reina after Villa lose to Spurs Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham - The Spaniard was beaten three times, but put in an impressive display in defeat vs Spurs.

Mourinho creeps up on Terry before Tottenham face Aston Villa John Terry worked under Jose Mourinho for almost six years at Chelsea which in that time they won three Premier League titles. Tottenham's trip to Aston Villa was the first time they were on opposite dugouts.

Villa 2 - 3 Spurs; Stupid mistakes again. First off, I want to say, the result aside, what a great game that was to watch. But blimey, that last minute goal practically ripped my guts out. The worrying thing is I think we all knew it was coming, even that late on. Which sums it up I suppose, because we simply can't trust our defence and it isn't going to get any better this season.

Pundit on Aston Villa loss and what Bjorn Engels should have done Former Birmingham City manager turned Sky Sports pundit Chris Hughton has been speaking about Aston Villa and Bjorn Engels.

'Unbelievable' - Villa fans are gutted after dramatic Spurs loss Villa 2-3 Spurs - Dean Smith's side were left ruing missed chances as Son scored stoppage time winner.

Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur Match Report Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur.

Son shines as Spurs snatch potentially crucial win at Villa Park Son Heung-min capitalised on a horrendous error by Aston Villa defender Bjorn Engels to hand Tottenham a stoppage time winner. Spurs secured a 3-2 victory lifting them into fifth place in the Premier League - a position which could give them Champions League football next season.

Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham: Son Heung-min scores 94th-minute stoppage-time winner Son Heung-min struck a last-gasp winner as Tottenham clinched a dramatic 3-2 victory at Aston Villa to boost their Champions League hopes.

'Sign him permanently': Some fans rave about 'football genius' Aston Villa loanee & his display Aston Villa playmaker Callum O'Hare is enjoying a successful loan spell at Coventry City. Coventry City fans on Twitter raved about Aston Villa loanee Callum O'Hare after he came off the bench to help his side beat Southend 2-0 on Saturday.

Tottenham go fifth as Son Heung-min punishes late Aston Villa error Son Heung-min capitalised on Bjorn Engels’s error to score a late winner for Tottenham as they beat Aston Villa 3-2.

Villa player ratings as Reina shines despite defeat to Spurs Aston Villa 2-3 Spurs - A 94th minute Son goal meant it was late heartbreak for Dean Smith's men at Villa Park.

Aston Villa 2 Tottenham 3 - LIVE brings you live coverage of Aston Villa's Premier League match against Tottenham.

Aston Villa 2 Spurs 3 - Report and pictures Son Heung-Min netted at the death as Tottenham clinched victory in a five-goal thriller and dented Villa’s survival hopes.

Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham: Son punishes late error, scores stoppage-time winner They left it late, but Tottenham managed to recover from a sluggish start and a goal down to snatch all three points - courtesy of Heung-Min Son in stoppage-time, capping a frenzied end to a crazy affair at Villa Park. He had seven shots over the 90 minutes, was regularly denied by an inspired Pepe Reina and determined Villa backline.

Man United target Grealish showed against Spurs he is well worth £80m If Tottenham had had their way 18 months ago then this would have been Jack Grealish's homecoming. Then he had outgrown the Championship, and now he has outgrown Aston Villa.

LIVE Aston Villa - Tottenham Hotspur Premier League - 16 February 2020 Watch the Premier League meeting between Aston Villa - Tottenham Hotspur live on Eurosport.

Villa goalkeeper Tom Heaton out for longer than first expected Aston Villa injury news - Tom Heaton has offered an injury update after suffering a knee problem last month during Aston Villa's win over Burnley.

Aston Villa v Tottenham Premier League LIVE: Follow the action HERE The stagnated winter break continues this weekend with Spurs travelling to Villa Park for the early kick off against Aston Villa. Follow all the action from Villa Park with DAN RIPLEY.

Tom Heaton: England keeper's Euro 2020 chances 'have gone' England goalkeeper Tom Heaton says his chances of playing at Euro 2020 this summer "have gone" because of injury.

Aston Villa vs Tottenham LIVE: Premier League commentary stream, latest score and goals Welcome to the Evening Standard's Premier League live commentary stream for Aston Villa vs Tottenham. News of Manchester City's two-season Champions League ban for breaching Financial Fair Play rules means that, for clubs like Spurs, finishing fifth could secure a spot at the top-table of European football next season.

Aston Villa vs Tottenham, Premier League: live score and latest updates The home side are no doubt battling relegation at the moment and, having only returned to the Premier League this season, they will probably be happy enough to remain there for next year. Especially as they sit just a point above the drop zone.

AVFC - Aston Villa Life - An Aston Villa Blog and Mobile Site for iOS and Android We've gotten results against a top team, finally. Can we do it again?

Aston Villa v Tottenham: Premier League – live! Will Aston Villa beat Tottenham to move away from the relegation zone? Join Ben Fisher to find out.

Reason Tyrone Mings is missing for Spurs clash revealed Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side will take on Jose Mourinho's men at Villa Park on a day that the wind and rain has dominated the headlines across Birmingham.

No Mings - The Aston Villa team picked by Dean Smith for Spurs Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park - Dean Smith is looking for three wins on the spin at Villa Park after brilliant victories against Watford and Leicester City.

International defender shares four-word reaction when he heard Aston Villa wanted him Aston Villa wanted Aberdeen defender Scott McKenna in 2018. Aberdeen defender Scott McKenna has told The Scotsman that he doesn't think the club will ever get another offer like the one Aston Villa submitted in 2018.

The one who got away: Jack Grealish looks to add salt to Spurs' wounds KIERAN JACKSON: Eighteen months ago, it was a done deal. Jack Grealish was ready to make the step up and try his hand at a top-six club. Tottenham Hotspur was the destination.

Video: Inside the Spurs dressing room ahead of Aston Villa match Tottenham Hotspur have shared a glimpse of inside their dressing room ahead of this afternoon's fixture against Premier League newcomers Aston Villa. The club's social media team have uploaded footage which shows some of the player's shirts hanging up in the away changing area deep within the bowels of Villa Park.

Storm Dennis havoc threatens Villa v Spurs game Aston Villa update - The rain and wind from Storm Dennis across the country over night has hit Birmingham badly, flooding Brookvale Road.

Storm Dennis horror puts Aston Villa vs Tottenham and Arsenal vs Newcastle at risk Storm Dennis is causing chaos in the UK this weekend and is putting today's Premier League games at risk.

Villa v Tottenham - Time to make it count ASTON VILLA v Tottenham Hotspur Preview. Villa Park. Can Villa cause a shock when Tottenham are the visitors at Villa Park.

'Not really done it': Ian Wright unimpressed by £9m Aston Villa ace, comments on fans Aston Villa have the chance to push further away from the Premier League's drop zone today. Ian Wright has claimed that Trezeguet is a player who has 'not really done it' during his time at Aston Villa as he heaped praise on the fans.

Agent claims talks are underway to sign reported £33m Aston Villa target Milot Rashica Aston Villa have been linked with Werder Bremen's Milot Rashica. The agent of reported Aston Villa target Milot Rashica claims talks have begun with interested clubs over a potential summer move, En24.News report. Villa were on the lookout for extra firepower during the January transfer window.

The shambles of the mid-season break and why Grealish won't go to United Only the Premier League could introduce a 'mid-season break' in early spring with 2/3 of the season already played, yet require clubs unfortunate enough not to win their FA Cup 4th round matches to schedule replays during the supposed 'break'.

Tottenham team news: Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Aston Villa - Mourinho faces Alli decision Jose Mourinho must decide whether to start Dele Alli when Tottenham face Aston Villa this afternoon amid controversy surrounding a video posted by the Spurs midfielder.

Smith comments on Grealish future as Spurs receive injury boost Aston Villa news - Star man Grealish has consistently been linked with a move away from Villa Park.

Aston Villa will fight to keep Grealish says Smith United are desperate to bolster their midfield with attacking talent during the close season and Grealish, along with Leicester City's James Maddison, is said to be high on the wanted list of the Reds. Some reports have claimed that United are making early moves to get a deal lined up and Grealish would relish the chance to head to Old Trafford.

Villa - Spurs; I've got a feeling I've commented on it before, but you know how it is, I'm sure. Sometimes you just get a feeling about something and my feeling here, is that while there's no way I can see a convincing win, I can see us getting at least a point. Would that be a good result?

Aston Villa's Frederic Guilbert confident of staying up Aston Villa fans may be alarmed at the number of players who already have relegation on their CV but defender Frederic Guilbert insists there won't be any more tears this season.

Tottenham could have signed £80million-rated Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish for just £6m 18 months ago DANIEL LEVY will be hoping his determination to drive a hard bargain does not come back to haunt him at Villa Park this afternoon. Tottenham chairman Levy watches his club's Premier League clash against Aston Villa knowing he could have signed the hosts' £80MILLION skipper Jack Grealish for £6M just 18 months ago.

Villa fans debate O'Hare's future after he scores brilliant goal Aston Villa news - The attacking midfielder took his tally for the season to four goals with a fantastic strike against Southend United.

Fans slate 'diabolical' £8m Aston Villa loanee on Twitter It's getting no easier for the Aston Villa defender on loan. Aston Villa's James Chester took another backwards step this afternoon. The Wales international joined Stoke City on loan in January but, for the second game in a row, the 31-year-old defender is coming under fire.

Birmingham City hopeful on Scott Hogan amid injury scare Birmingham City news - The on-loan Aston Villa striker hobbled off in the 1-1 draw against Brentford on Saturday.

Rio Ave teammate claims reported Aston Villa target Mehdi Taremi could play for Sporting Aston Villa were linked with Rio Ave's Mehdi Taremi in January. Rio Ave forward Bruno Moreira believes teammate and reported Aston Villa target Mehdi Taremi is good enough to play for Sporting CP, Ojogo report. Villa were heavily linked with the Iran international striker in January.

Prince William names favourite player when grilled by McGinn Aston Villa news - The Villa fan was put on the spot and asked to name his favourite player by injured star John McGinn.

Ex-Leeds midfielder criticises Aston Villa striker Aston Villa news - Exiled loan striker Scott Hogan has come under criticism despite his promising recent form for Birmingham City.

Aston Villa preparing for return of injured star Aston Villa news - John McGinn is almost ready to return to the fray for Aston Villa after breaking an ankle late last year.

Dean Smith needs to be kicking ass and taking names The 3-0 loss to Manchester City followed by a 2-1 loss to Liverpool were agonising experiences, but at least Villa took a a point at Old Trafford at the start of December, Tyrone Mings grabbing his first Premier League goal after Jack Grealish lit up the theatre of dreams.

Chelsea vs Man Utd betting tips: Ighalo to score on debut but back less than three goals at Stamford Bridge THE big guns return to action in a much more packed Premier League schedule this weekend. Twelve top-flight teams had last week to put their feet up - sort of - and many stars opted for a warm weather getaway as Storm Ciara wreaked havoc on the remaining schedule.

Aston Villa v Tottenham: match preview Tottenham are still without Harry Kane for the match with Aston Villa but have an excellent record at Villa Park, having not lost in nine visits.

Spurs at Villa Park, a video from Spurs and why Spurs are not the same Club Spurs at Villa Park on Sunday for a match that Aston Villa can win.

The trend Dean Smith must buck if Aston Villa are to survive Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park - The head coach has a wretched record against the Premier League big boys, with Villa taking just four points off the top 10 all season to date.

JT's secret Aston Villa role explained as Wembley update issued Aston Villa daily digest - It's Jose Mourinho's Tottenham on Sunday as Dean Smith eyes three wins on the spin at Villa Park - here's a round-up of the biggest claret and blue stories.

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith on how John Terry will help beat Mourinho Aston Villa boss Dean Smith is hoping with John Terry in his corner he can 'plot the downfall' of the former England defender's old Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho.

'Wired up' - How JT will plot the downfall of Mourinho and Spurs Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur - John Terry will come up against the manager who gave him the captain's armband at Chelsea, Jose Mourinho. Here, Dean Smith explains JT's role on match days with the head coach admitting he was once dubbed The Ginger Mourinho at Walsall.

Charity Auction for Carabao Cup Final Tickets Members attending the AGM on 18 Feb at Villa Park will have the opportunity to bid for Club Wembley tickets for the Carabao Cup Final on March 1st. All the proceeds will be going to the Aston Villa Foundation. There will be 4 tickets up for grabs on the night.

AGM - Aston Villa Supporters Trust The Trust's Annual General Meeting will be on Tue Feb 18 at the Holte, Suite Villa Park. There will be a Q&A with Christian Purslow and special guest Tony Daley. Please arrive by 6:45pm for a prompt start at 7pm. Members will have received a formal notice by email; if you are unable to attend, please email and include your completed voting forms.

What Man City's Champions League ban means for Aston Villa Aston Villa news - Manchester City have been hit with a two-year ban from European competitions, and that has Villa fans talking ahead of their Carabao Cup final meeting next month.

Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur.

Report: Aston Villa could pay £15m to sign PL rivals' big-money flop Aston Villa are reportedly interested in Alexander Sorloth, despite his dreadful record in the Premier League with Crystal Palace. Aston Villa could be willing to invest £15 million in Alexander Sorloth, according to Voetbal Nieuws, with Crystal Palace in line to make a substantial profit on a striker who flopped at Selhurst Park.

'I would like to add' - Aston Villa flop's astonishing blunder Four years ago, Aston Villa had lost 6-0 at home to Liverpool and were destined for relegation, so what did Joleon Lescott do? Nothing, apparently. It was all his pesky pocket and a very smart phone - our End of Decade series continues.

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Aston Villa news: Whelan claims Hogan in last chance saloon Noel Whelan claims that Aston Villa striker Scott Hogan is facing his last chance to prove himself after moving on loan to Birmingham City last month.

Did you know these 5 celebrities support Aston Villa? Aston Villa have found life tough since making a return to the Premier League, with Dean Smith's side needing maximum support from the loyal Villa Park faithful. Here though we look at the five celebs you may have had no idea supported the Villans.

Smith says Villa's Grealish has 'star quality' Aston Villa Smith says Villa’s Grealish has ‘star quality’.

'Needs to believe' - What lies in store for Aston Villa's Callum O'Hare when Coventry City stint ends? We asked BirminghamLive's Aston Villa reporter Ashley Preece to give us a lowdown on the youngster and what happens next. He's always been an exciting, electrifying talent. At present, O'Hare's a poor man's Jack Grealish which may not sound like a compliment but it is.

Jose Mourinho confirms triple Spurs boost for Aston Villa clash Aston Villa news includes the latest on the injury front for Spurs ahead of Sunday's Premier League fixture.

Delay to Aston Villa away ticket sales Due to the tickets not arriving yet, the Aston Villa away fixture will not go on sale as planned on Monday 17 February.

Report shares the Chris Wilder idea Smith has copied at Aston Villa Aston Villa and Sheffield United were both promoted to the Premier League last season but they have enjoyed differing campaigns so far. Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has taken inspiration from Sheffield United counterpart Chris Wilder by putting together a tight-knit squad reliant on quality over quantity, according to the Birmingham Mail.

Villa favourite issues cheeky one-word Jack Grealish message Aston Villa news includes former AVFC forward Alan McInally's cheeky response to Grealish post on Twitter.

Aston Villa hero fires Man Utd transfer dig as Jack Grealish prediction made Gabriel Agbonlahor has fired a dig at Manchester United during their pursuit of Jack Grealish.

Comment: Another season, another nail-biting run-in looming for Aston Villa For all Villa have often felt a club on the rise this past year, they enter the final third of the season with work still to do in order to cement their progress.

Pundit issues controversial Jack Grealish transfer advice Aston Villa transfer news - Grealish has been linked with the likes of Manchester United and Man City as he shines in the Premier League for AVFC.

Aston Villa news: Robinson reacts to Green form at Charlton In the latest Aston Villa news, Paul Robinson has reacted to Andre Green's improved form while on loan at Charlton Athletic.

Aston Villa fans are absolutely loving player’s Tottenham post Aston Villa news - Borja Baston, the deadline day signing from Swansea City, will be involved in the AVFC squad for the first time when Tottenham visit Villa Park on Sunday.

Dean Smith likens Jack Grealish to Tottenham player ahead of clash Aston Villa news sees Smith praise Grealish and Dele Alli ahead of Premier League clash and make comparison between the pair.

'Better than him' - Dean Smith explains Engels Villa omission Aston Villa latest - The big Belgian last played at Villa Park before Christmas - but the 25-year-old looks set for a start against Tottenham Hotspur in B6 on Sunday.

Alan Hutton makes crushing Jack Grealish transfer admission Aston Villa transfer news includes Alan Hutton's clear verdict on chances of Jack Grealish leaving AVFC in summer window amid interest from Man Utd.

Aston Villa ace Grealish is going to quit for bigger club - Hutton "I don't like saying it because Villa is such a massive part of me, but I do think at the back of everybody's mind they know it's going to happen at some point." Grealish has taken his game to a new level following Villa's return to the Premier League this season.

Dean Smith: Aston Villa ready to fight for every point in Premier League survival scrap Dean Smith has declared Villa prepared for the Premier League run-in and promised his team are ready to ‘battle and scrap’ for every remaining point.

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Football around Europe: 10 things to look out for this weekend Farke faces defensive dilemma for Liverpool, Forest need their best XI, Chelsea’s women on treble charge and a title six-pointer in Austria.

Robbie Savage: Villa will survive relegation - but only just Aston Villa are in a relegation battle with Norwich City, Watford, AFC Bournemouth, West Ham United, Brighton and Hove Albion and Southampton all fighting it out to stay in the Premier League.

Coronavirus scuppers another competition as Soccer Sevens is cancelled EXCLUSIVE: The Premier League's rising stars will be denied the chance to play at the prestigious Hong Kong Soccer Sevens this year because of the coronavirus and ongoing civil unrest.

Inside Dean Smith's Aston Villa team meetings at Bodymoor Heath Aston Villa latest - The head coach is preparing for Tottenham Hotspur this weekend and, prior to every Premier League fixture, Smith sits down with the likes of Jack Grealish and Co to discuss how performances can improve.

Jack Grealish warned over accepting £70m Manchester United transfer Jack Grealish has been told there is no guarantee he will be able to realise his Champions League ambitions if he leaves Aston Villa for Manchester United. The Red Devils are eyeing a £70million summer deal for Grealish, who helped Villa secure their return to the Premier League last season and has continued to impress this term.

Villans respond to pundit's claim about 'majority' of supporters Sky Sports' Charlie Nicholas has claimed that Villa fans would rather stay in the Premier League than win the Carabao Cup and the claret and blue faithful have had their say.

Aston Villa goalkeeper suffers injury with loan club Lovre Kalinic has suffered a tear in the left thigh and will be out for a month according to reports in France after suffering the injury with loan club Toulouse.

Charlie Nicholas says Aston Villa would rather top flight survival than EFL Cup victory Sky Sports pundit Charlie Nicholas says most Aston Villa fans would take a loss in the EFL Cup final meant they stayed in the Premier League. Nicholas says that Dean Smith has to go all out to try and keep his side in the top flight even if it comes at the expense of a trophy.

Pundit says majority of Villa fans would prefer League survival Villans welcome Tottenham to Villa Park this weekend and Charlie Nicholas thinks the 'majority' of the claret and blue faithful would rather stay in the Premier League than win Carabao Cup.

Dean Smith comments on how new Aston Villa signing has been training Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has commented on new boy Borja Baston. Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has told AVTV that he thinks new signing Borja Baston has trained 'really well' since his move to the club. On deadline day, Villa were still in the market for one more striker, even after bringing in Mbwana Samatta from Genk earlier in the window.

EIGHT things to look out for in the Premier League We are into the last few days of the winter break in the Premier League and while there are just six matches there is plenty to keep us entertained. Here are eight things to look out for across the grounds.

Premier League predictions: Lawro resumes winter-break battle with snowboarder Katie Ormerod Mark Lawrenson takes on British snowboarder Katie Ormerod to make predictions for this week's Premier League fixtures, in the second part of the staggered winter break.

Aston Villa open up Bodymoor Heath to Carlisle United again Villans boss Dean Smith has opened up his side's Bodymoor Heath training base to the League Two side once again following their use of the facilities earlier this year.

Smith pleased with Villa's season so far despite relegation threat Aston Villa Smith pleased with Villa’s season so far despite relegation threat.

Injury update on Villa pair Davis & McGinn ahead of Spurs clash Pair are two of seven players out injured with Dean Smith updating media on the progress of the duo with Tottenham Hotspur up next for the relegation-threatened Villans.

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith sees 'green shoots of recovery' Aston Villa manager Dean Smith is confident his players will "finish the season well" after seeing what he claims are "real green shoots of recovery". Following a winter break that Smith says was "needed", Villa return to Premier League action on Sunday with a home clash against Jose Mourinho's Tottenham live on Sky Sports.

Aston Villa boss Smith sees 'green shoots of recovery' Aston Villa manager Dean Smith is confident his players will "finish the season well" after seeing what he claims are "real green shoots of recovery". Following a winter break that Smith says was "needed", Villa return to Premier League action on Sunday with a home clash against Jose Mourinho's Tottenham.

Every word from Dean Smith ahead of Villa vs Spurs Aston Villa v Spurs - The head coach has previewed Sunday's match, and has spoken out on the speculation surrounding Jack Grealish.

Struggling £5m Aston Villa signing reportedly suffers fresh blow, betrayed colleague to benefit Kalinic has played just eight times in his first year as an Aston Villa player. The loaned-out Aston Villa goalkeeper Lovre Kalinic has suffered another blow, according to L'Equipe.

'Limbs wherever we are' - Aston Villa fans defiant Aston Villa news - Fans have aired their views after a minor ticketing controversy.

Tottenham look to continue unbeaten run when they travel to Aston Villa Tottenham will be on the road this weekend when they travel to Aston Villa hoping to extend their unbeaten run. Spurs haven't lost in six games after four wins and two draws and are coming off a 3-2 win over Southampton in the FA Cup replay. They sit sixth in the table with 37 points and have two wins in 12 away games.

Christie hits out at social media for lack of action over racist abuse Fulham defender Cyrus Christie has no faith in the 'useless' support offered by social media companies over racist abuse meted out by online trolls.

Aston Villa aid Hartlepool's Storm Ciara recovery with classy gesture Aston Villa news - Hartlepool United are a side caught between Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis - here's how Villa are helping them out.

Dean Smith's Aston Villa favourites likely to start vs Tottenham Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur - We're live back at Villa Park this coming Sunday as Dean Smith locks horns with Jose Mourinho after last week's winter break. Here, we look at selection dilemmas facing Villa's head coach.

Toilet breaks & injury setbacks - Hogan's long road to Blues Three goals in three starts helping Blues to three wins. It's a massive departure from his troubled time at Aston Villa.

Slimani 'rejected Villa loan as he didn't want to fight relegation' Aston Villa may have signed one striker in the January transfer window, but they were thwarted in their bid to add another due to their precarious league position.

Yes, Aston Villa can pick up points against Tottenham Not only does Villa have the ability to get a result against Spurs, but they have opportunities to exploit the weaknesses of other elite teams.

Dean Smith: Aston Villa will go 'all guns blazing' Dean Smith expects refreshed Villa to go out “all guns blazing” against Tottenham on Sunday.

Aston Villa v Spurs: TV details, form guide & more Aston Villa v Tottenham - Here's how you can watch Sunday's match, and all the info you need ahead of it.

Revealed: The record that Aston Villa could break with a Tottenham victory Aston Villa v Tottenham - Villa could be set to break a record against Tottenham.

The real story of how it was Aston Villa who nicknamed West Brom 'the Baggies' West Bromwich Albion expert John Homer sat down with BirminghamLive to talk about all things WBA from fan chants to club nicknames.

Jacob Ramsey impresses again for Doncaster Aston Villa news - The starlet didn't need much time to impress his new boss on Tuesday.

'Brilliant' Aston Villa player with expiring contract shares what club has told him about his future Aston Villa academy ace Callum O'Hare has been impressing out on loan. Aston Villa loanee Callum O'Hare, who has been in impressive form at Coventry City, has shared what his parent club have said to him as he continues to deliver for his loan side.

Ex-Sheffield Wednesday ace calls out 'big money' players for underperforming, Aston Villa and Newcastle United on alert as starlet loses starting spot Sheffield Wednesday's woeful run of form continued on Wednesday night, as Garry Monk's side were beaten 1-0 by then-bottom of the table side Luton Town, in a game that saw the Owls managed to land just two shots on target over the ninety minutes.

Maddison or Grealish? Who should Manchester United go for this summer? Manchester United Maddison or Grealish? Who should Manchester United go for this summer?

Villa news round up - Green's new deal and McGinn's importance Aston Villa daily digest - Here's a round-up of the latest Aston Villa stories, involving Villa's Spurs record, Green's new 'deal' and McGinn's transfer importance.

Manchester United's failed midfielder bid revealed Manchester United Manchester United's failed midfielder bid revealed.

Man Utd face Jack Grealish transfer problem after Aston Villa rejected January bid Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants Grealish as the cornerstone of his revamped midfield but Villa won't let their captain go without a fight.

Supercomputer has amazing news for Coventry City - but Aston Villa fans look away And remarkably, despite Villa having since slipped out and back into the Premier League themselves in that time, the two side's have not met since. But that could be set to change according to a 'supercomputer'.

'By a long way' - John Terry makes Jose Mourinho claim Terry enjoyed a period of unbridled success playing for the man who will be in the opposite dugout when Villa meet Spurs.

"Good to see" - Many Aston Villa fans are all talking about 27y/o outcast for the same reason - Aston Villa fans have been congratulating Scott Hogan for his form on loan at Birmingham City.

Aston Villa player set for swift exit in summer – Club want him as back up in case star departs Aston Villa goalkeeper Pepe Reina will return to AC Milan this summer when his loan deal expired. The Spanish goalkeeper joined Villa on loan from Milan in the January transfer window as the Villans sought out a replacement for the injured Tom Heaton.

"Another Hourihane", "Snap him up" - Lots of Aston Villa fans discuss "limited footballer" - Aston Villa fans discuss whether the club should go for Harry Wilson.

Aston Villa's Jack Grealish is the first Player in My Pocket in years The small attacker is not only Villa’s best player, but has other attributes that make him PiMP worthy.

Villa owners make fresh cash injection after transfer window Aston Villa news - The filing was made on Companies House on Wednesday, just weeks after the January window closed.

Aston Villa preparing for return of injured star star John McGinn is almost ready to return to the fray for Aston Villa after breaking an ankle late last year.

O'Hare explains what Villa have told him - and Blues nightmare Aston Villa news includes Callum O'Hare's verdict on loan spell at Coventry City in final months of his current AVFC contract - and nightmare moment against Blues.

Report names the player who could make his Aston Villa debut vs Tottenham Dean Smith's Villa will host Jose Mourinho's Spurs in the Premier League - and Borja Baston will be praying for a debut goal. Aston Villa fans could get their first glimpse of deadline day signing Borja Baston on Sunday, according to The Mirror, with the Spanish striker in contention to make his debut against Tottenham Hotspur.

Aston Villa news: Mills reacts to Green development at Charlton Danny Mills believes that promising Aston Villa attacker Andre Green has been given "a new lease of life" after moving to Charlton Athletic on loan.

Villa given increased allocation for Carabao Cup final v Man City Aston Villa at Wembley - Tickets have been flying off the shelves as fans prepare for their third trip to the capital in as many seasons.

Aston Villa keen on Alexander Sorloth Aston Villa are interested in signing the Crystal Palace striker Alexander Sorloth. According to a report from Aksam, the Premier League outfit are prepared to pay around £15m for the 24-year-old. Sorloth is on loan at Trabzonspor and he has been in fine form.

Reported £10m Aston Villa and Newcastle target omitted for third game in a row Premier League duo Aston Villa and Newcastle United reportedly want Wigan Athletic's Championship star Antonee Robinson - after his Milan move collapsed. Football is a fickle game. Just ask Antonee Robinson.

Tottenham player drops injury hint ahead of Aston Villa clash Aston Villa news includes Spurs midfielder Erik Lamela's injury update ahead of Premier League clash against AVFC.

The Aston Villa players who will benefit most from winter break Villa face Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday hoping to claim a victory to boost their hopes of avoiding Premier League relegation.

'Talking to Villa' - Hogan, Bellingham, Camp and other takeaways Pep Clotet’s team is now nine unbeaten and faces promotion challengers Brentford this weekend - here's what stood out in a gutsy win at Barnsley.

'Villa last season' - Buoyant Blues fans wade into playoff debate We asked Birmingham City fans if, after three successive Championship wins, the team had a realistic chance of finishing in the top six - here’s what they said.

'Deserves a medal' - Aston Villa loanee urged to sign permanent Coventry City deal The youngster has been in incredible form for Mark Robins' side this season and was at his brilliant best in Tuesday night's win over fellow promotion chasers Portsmouth. The win has handed City a huge boost to their top two dream and the club are now just two points behind league leaders Rotherham with a game in hand.

Boss makes incredible prediction about Villa striker Mbwana Samatta Aston Villa news includes Tanzania head coach's verdict on Mbwana Samatta after January transfer to AVFC.

Man City fans are not happy over Carabao Cup final decision Aston Villa news includes reaction from Man City to referee appointment for Carabao Cup final at Wembley.

Aston Villa's John McGinn aims for mid-March return Midfield ace John McGinn is targeting a mid-March return for Villa as he continues recovery from a fractured ankle.

Coventry fans hail Aston Villa loanee Callum O'Hare for his display Here are some Coventry fans on the Villa loanee:.

'A big gap' - Exactly where Aston Villa can really hurt Tottenham Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur - Dean Smith will hold a team briefing this week and, according to our colleagues at, Serge Aurier could be in for a tough afternoon down Spurs' right side.

Man United 'planning £160m deal for Jack Grealish AND James Maddison' Solskjaer will target Aston Villa's Grealish and Leicester City's Maddison and is hopeful the pair's close relationship - pictured together last week in Dubai - could work in his favour.

Blues fans take aim at Aston Villa with this Scott Hogan chant Barnsley 0-1 Birmingham City reaction: Blues fans have serenaded Scott Hogan after his third goal in as many games for the club since joining on loan from Villa secured another win.

Hogan scores again and Villa fans are all making the same point Aston Villa news - After struggling on-loan at Stoke City, Hogan has scored three in three for arch rivals Birmingham City.

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith: Keinan Davis injury setback a "kick in the teeth" Dean Smith described Keinan Davis’ latest hamstring injury as a “kick in the teeth” after the striker was ruled out for up to three weeks.

Axel Tuanzebe reveals his Manchester United frustrations Aston Villa news - After being a regular under Dean Smith, the defender has had to settle for limited chances this time around.

Aston Villa loanee may have forced himself into Dean Smith's thinking - opinion - Aston Villa forward Andre Green is on the way to earning himself a new contract with the club, following his impressive start to life at Charlton Athletic.

Football Manager predicts final PL table - and it's great news for Villa Aston Villa will be in the midst of a relegation battle over the next few months, but how will the final table look at the end of the season? Esports and Gaming Writer Nathan Bliss used Football Manager 2020 to predict the future for Villa.

Aston Villa, Man City and Wolves - Full list of Leicester City's confirmed TV games Leicester City latest - The Foxes are a popular choice with the broadcasters this season as they battle for Champions League qualification.

10 reasons to feel confident of survival Ten reasons why Aston Villa supporters should feel confident that they can achieve survival in the Premier League this season.

Manager provides promising update on Aston Villa loan ace The Aston Villa youngster joined City last month, on a loan deal until the end of the season.

Aston Villa fans buzzing over latest Carabao Cup final update Aston Villa at Wembley - Dean Smith's men will meet Manchester City on March 1, hoping to cause an almighty shock.

Carabao Cup final: Villa injuries, tickets latest & Man City team news Aston Villa news includes all you need to know ahead of the Carabao Cup final between AVFC and Manchester City on March 1 at Wembley.

Spurs facing blow as Alli could be banned for Villa clash - reports Aston Villa news - Spurs make the trip to B6 this weekend, but could be forced to do it without in-form Dele Alli.

Konsa boost but Villa suffer Davis setback Aston Villa Konsa boost but Villa suffer Davis setback.

How HS2 will affect Aston Villa's Bodymoor Heath training ground Aston Villa, HS2 - The high-speed rail network was formally approved today by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Part of the Phase 1 line between London Euston and Birmingham will slice through Villa's Bodymoor Heath training HQ.

Danny Murphy reveals what Heaton told him about Pickford Aston Villa news includes Tom Heaton's verdict on Jordan Pickford's England number one credentials ahead of Euro 2020.

Explained: Aston Villa's injury list ahead of Tottenham Aston Villa injury latest: The latest from the Bodymoor Heath physio room ahead of the return of the Premier League on Sunday week when Tottenham Hotspur come to B6.

Aston Villa Prepare Shock £15m Offer After Sending Club Official To Turkey Aston Villa are prepared to offer Crystal Palace striker Alexander Sorloth £15m according to the Aksam newspaper. Per the source, Villa send a club official to Turkey for Vedat Muriqi ahead of the derby clash between Trabzonspor and Fenerbahce.

Neil Cutler: Goalkeeper competitive rivalry is good for Aston Villa Villa goalkeeping coach Neil Cutler reckons the competitive rivalry between Orjan Nyland and Pepe Reina can bring the best out of both men.

Dean Smith provides injury updates on Davis, McGinn and Konsa Aston Villa news includes latest injury update from Dean Smith on Keinan Davis, John McGinn and Ezri Konsa ahead of Tottenham clash.

Assessed - the Aston Villa squad tasked with beating relegation We look at Dean Smith's options in terms of squad depth and the quality at his disposal ahead of the all-important Premier League run-in.

Aston Villa youngster making mark to help boost Gloucester City in relegation battle The 19-year-old, who joined on a deal until the end of the season last month, scored his second goal in as many games in the Tigers' 2-1 win at National League North's bottom side Bradford Park Avenue on Saturday to ease their relegation worries.

Robinson set for Premier League move after AC Milan deal collapsed Robinson was left distraught when his £10m deadline-day move to AC Milan collapsed at the last minute in January. However, he could be set for a big Premier League move this summer.

Smith set to make contract decision over Villa loanee - reports Aston Villa news - Andre Green has impressed since joining Charlton Athletic on loan as he enters final stages of his current AVFC contract.

Enda Stevens explains exactly what went wrong at Aston Villa Aston Villa news includes Sheffield United star Enda Stevens opening up on his problems at AVFC after his move from Ireland.

John McGinn reportedly set for Aston Villa return prior to Euro play-offs There's a boost for Aston Villa and Scotland fans as a report claims that John McGinn's return date from injury has been set. According to the report, McGinn has been put down to feature for Villa against Southampton on March 21st. It's five days before Scotland's Euro 2020 play-off match with Israel.

Aston Villa fans react to Louie Barry's England Under-17s performance Some Aston Villa fans on Twitter reacted to Louie Barry's performane for England's Under-17s side.

"Good Shape Whilst He's Injured" - Villa Star Roasts Colleague With Cheeky Photoshop Before we turn our full attentions to that clash though, and whilst proper news is a little thin on the ground, for anyone still questioning our spirit, Jack Grealish is clearly still in a fine mood and, well, I think the Tweet below tells its own story on that front.

WIN tickets to see Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup final As the Carabao Cup final draws near, Carabao Energy Drink has teamed up with the Express and Star to send a lucky Villa fan and their guest to Wembley Stadium to see their side take on Manchester City on Sunday, March 1.

Chelsea join Aston Villa in transfer race for Wigan wonderkid Antonee Robinson after AC Milan move falls through CHELSEA have joined the race to land Wigan starlet Antonee Robinson after his dream move to AC Milan collapsed, according to reports. The 22-year-old left-back was on the brink of securing a surprise £10million move to the San Siro on Deadline Day but the Italian giants ran out of time to complete the medical.

It Won't Be A 14 Player Exodus At Villa, But There Will Be Plenty Of Change Over The Summer I think most Aston Villa fans would accept that our approach to the 2019/20 campaign has been one based in attempting to juggle the hopes of survival, whilst also tempering the financial aspects of a potential relegation.

Championship headlines: Brentford boss fires huge Leeds United warning shot as Aston Villa look at ex-Bristol City target Latest from the Championship.

Aston Villa keeper Heaton opens door to Burnley return Aston Villa star Tom Heaton has admitted that he would like to go back to Burnley one day. Heaton is happy at Villa, where he has more chances to play regularly. He left Burnley last summer after spending six years at the club, and he admits that a return as a coach appeals to him, but only when he is done playing.

Aston Villa second only to Real Madrid for biggest spending deficit in last two transfer windows Aston Villa came second only to Real Madrid in a list of the biggest spending deficits across Europe and beyond over the past two transfer windows.

New Aston Villa striker Louie Barry scores for England Under 17s Aston Villa's £3million signing from Barcelona Louie Barry was on the scoresheet again after his heroics against Russia on Saturday as England U17s beat Ukraine 4-0 on Monday.

"Best Central Defender" "Composure Personified" - Villa Loanee Lauded After Impressive Club Debut With the 31-year-old now back fit and raring to go - even if he has to manage his training regime moving forward - he should definitely get good game time in the Potteries and he made his debut for them in Saturday's clash with Charlton Athletic, playing his part in helping them get back to winning ways.

"Fair Play" "What A Hero" - Young Villa Wizard Takes The Headlines For Different Reasons Last Weekend Aston Villa Academy graduate Callum O'Hare is having another good spell out on loan this season following his summer switch to Coventry City and he's had few struggles stepping up to life in League One following his impressive time in League Two in 2018/19 with Carlisle United.

Aston Villa tipped to sign five players in the summer transfer window Aston Villa will be looking to improve their squad in the summer window and here are the latest player transfer odds.

Welcome winter break? What are your thoughts on the Winter break? And…. chill ‍️ nice to see @johnmcginn7 join us and looking in good shape whilst his injured 🤣. A post shared by Jack Grealish on Feb 4, 2020 at 7:59am PST. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.

Aston Villa, Chelsea and Newcastle following unlucky Wigan star However, there could be some consolation in store for Robinson with Aston Villa, Chelsea and Newcastle United linked as potential summer suitors for the United States international by The Mirror.

Aston Villa fans bemoan Carabao Cup final referee choice Lee Mason has been announced as the referee for March's Carabao Cup final at Wembley and Villa fans have been reacting to the decision on social media and aren't best pleased.

'Not happy' - Coach explains Aston Villa selection dilemma Aston Villa latest - Neil Cutler sat down for an extensive interview about Villa's goalkeeping department - and explained just why Pepe Reina is ahead of Orjan Nyland in Dean Smith's pecking order.

Lee Mason appointed referee for Carabao Cup final Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup final: Lee Mason has been appointed referee for Villa v Man City in the Wembley final and Dean Smith's side are unbeaten in four matches refereed by Mason this season.

Which English stopper has performed best in the Premier League? Against Crystal Palace on Saturday, Jordan Pickford came in for heavy criticism for conceding a very soft goal - allowing Christian Benteke's harmless strike to creep under his body at Goodison Park.