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vitalfootball co uk
Villa Confirm 25 Man Premier League Squad Aston Villa have today confirmed the 25 man Premier League squad that will se
Villa Confirm 25 Man Premier League Squad
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 11 hours ago
Aston Villa have today confirmed the 25 man Premier League squad that will serve us until the January window. Most recent signing, on loan Liverpool defender Tiago Ilori comes straight in with the No 2... Read more
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birminghammail
Find out Tiago Ilori's shirt number - and who has been left out of the 25-man squadIlori will take the No.2 shirt vacated by Nathan Baker who has joined Bristol C
Find out Tiago Ilori's shirt number - and who has been left out of the 25-man squad
birminghammail / Posted 11 hours ago
Ilori will take the No.2 shirt vacated by Nathan Baker who has joined Bristol City for the rest of the campaign. The 22-year-old Portugal under-21 international has bolstered the claret and blue backline along with Joleon Lescott, who also signed on... Read more
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Aston Villa FC
Ilori squad number confirmedTiago Ilori has been handed the No.2 shirt. The 22-year-old joined Villa on a
Ilori squad number confirmed
Aston Villa FC / Posted 12 hours ago
Tiago Ilori has been handed the No.2 shirt. The 22-year-old joined Villa on a season-long loan from Liverpool on Tuesday. The former Sporting Lisbon defender - who can play anywhere across the backline - has enjoyed loan spells at Spanish La Liga... Read more
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birminghammail
Stats: Aston Villa's new pair feature in Premier League's top performing signings for AugustNew signings Jordan Amavi (L) and Idrissa Gueye of Aston Villa pose for picture
Stats: Aston Villa's new pair feature in Premier League's top performing signings for August
birminghammail / Posted 16 hours ago
New signings Jordan Amavi (L) and Idrissa Gueye of Aston Villa pose for pictures Football statistics database WhoScored.com , via Sky Sports, have revealed that two Aston Villa players feature in the top five performing summer signings from Premier... Read more
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birminghammail
All of Aston Villa's deadline day signings since the transfer window system began - some good, some bad!The 27th deadline day since the current transfer window system was introduced i
All of Aston Villa's deadline day signings since the transfer window system began - some good, some bad!
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
The 27th deadline day since the current transfer window system was introduced is upon us at Villa Park and Bodymoor Heath. Some deadlines have passed without any arrivals, while on other last days there has been a flurry of incoming activity. Here... Read more
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The World Game
Sherwood would consider N'Zogbia exitN'Zogbia was part of Sherwood's Villa Park revolution in the second half of las
Sherwood would consider N'Zogbia exit
The World Game / Posted 3 days ago
N'Zogbia was part of Sherwood's Villa Park revolution in the second half of last season as the club preserved its Premier League status and reached the FA Cup final, but he has yet to feature this term. While Sherwood is in no hurry to see the... Read more
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birminghammail
What could happen on transfer deadline day at Villa Park?Tim Sherwood wants the Albion defender, 33, in a £1.5million deal to help bolst
What could happen on transfer deadline day at Villa Park?
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
Tim Sherwood wants the Albion defender, 33, in a £1.5million deal to help bolster his backline and will also monitor the market until tomorrow’s 6pm deadline as a goal-getter is sourced. Any move for Emmanuel Adebayor now appears dead while Queens... Read more
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soccernews
Sherwood would consider N´Zogbia exitTim Sherwood would consider offers for Charles N’Zogbia before the transfer dea
Sherwood would consider N´Zogbia exit
soccernews / Posted 3 days ago
Tim Sherwood would consider offers for Charles N’Zogbia before the transfer deadline after the winger fell down the pecking order at Aston Villa. N’Zogbia was part of Sherwood’s Villa Park revolution in the second half of last season as the club... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Gregg Evans rates the players as Villa share the spoils with the MackemsAppears to be struggling with his distribution, either kicking or throwing. Wou
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Gregg Evans rates the players as Villa share the spoils with the Mackems
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
Appears to be struggling with his distribution, either kicking or throwing. Would have been frustrated not to claw away M’Vila’s free-kick. Came in at right-back to tighten up the defence and allow Bacuna to push forward. Did okay. Villa's Alan... Read more
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Goal.com
Charles N'Zogbia could leave Aston Villa, admits Tim Sherwood - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe N'Zogbia could leave Aston Vill
Charles N'Zogbia could leave Aston Villa, admits Tim Sherwood
Goal.com / Posted 3 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe N'Zogbia could leave Aston Villa, admits Sherwood After falling out of favour at Villa Park following a host of summer signings, the former... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Aston Villa boss Sherwood urges Agbonlahor to ignore trollsboss Tim Sherwood says he's counting on Gabby Agbonlahor's leadership this seas
Aston Villa boss Sherwood urges Agbonlahor to ignore trolls
tribalfootball.com / Posted 3 days ago
boss Tim Sherwood says he's counting on Gabby Agbonlahor's leadership this season. Agbonlahor was missing through illness for Saturday's draw with Sunderland having posted a mysterious message online seemingly responding to criticism from fans of... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
ASTON VILLA v SUNDERLAND RECAP: Sinclair nets double but Black Cats hold Villawere held to a 2-2 draw by Sunderland at Villa Park on Saturday. Villa fell a
ASTON VILLA v SUNDERLAND RECAP: Sinclair nets double but Black Cats hold Villa
tribalfootball.com / Posted 3 days ago
were held to a 2-2 draw by Sunderland at Villa Park on Saturday. Villa fell a goal behind when Yann M'Vila scored his first goal for the Black Cats with a stunning long range free-kick in the 8th minute before Scott Sinclair fired home from 12 yards... Read more
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sportsmole
'Agbonlahor not for sale'Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood has downplayed reports linking Gabriel Agbonlahor
'Agbonlahor not for sale'
sportsmole / Posted 4 days ago
Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood has downplayed reports linking Gabriel Agbonlahor with a move away from the club, insisting that the striker has a "crucial" role to play at Villa Park. The former Tottenham Hotspur coach brought in a number of new... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Does Gabby Agbonlahor still have a role at Aston Villa?Club captain Agbonlahor has been criticised by fans this season – many demandin
Does Gabby Agbonlahor still have a role at Aston Villa?
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Club captain Agbonlahor has been criticised by fans this season – many demanding he should be dropped. Sher thing: The Villa boss says it is crucial to keep hold of his lieutenants He missed the Sunderland game with a stomach bug, which has... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa becoming the exciting team Tim Sherwood wants them to beThe double sessions are finally paying off. The team is starting to gel and bu
Aston Villa becoming the exciting team Tim Sherwood wants them to be
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
The double sessions are finally paying off. The team is starting to gel and buy into the manager’s methods. The high-profile summer exits are quickly fading into thoughts of the past, and finally the dead wood appear to be on the way out. Villa... Read more
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Football365
Sulking Sherwood pulls hamstring during Aston Villa drawSherwood went to kick a cluster of water bottles when Villa were denied a penal
Sulking Sherwood pulls hamstring during Aston Villa draw
Football365 / Posted 4 days ago
Sherwood went to kick a cluster of water bottles when Villa were denied a penalty late in the Premier League game. To add insult to injury, literally in Sherwood's case, referee Robert Madley booked substitute Carles Gil for simulation. Sherwood... Read more
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birminghammail
Carlos Sanchez is a wanted man, another Barcelona youth product linked and Joleon Lescott getting closerToday, tomorrow and Tuesday - that's all that's left of the summer transfer win
Carlos Sanchez is a wanted man, another Barcelona youth product linked and Joleon Lescott getting closer
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
Today, tomorrow and Tuesday - that's all that's left of the summer transfer window. Turkey Sanchez According to Turkish newspaper Fotomac, Carlos Sanchez is a target for Besiktas. Sanchez was out of favour at the very start of the season, falling... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Villa can overcome their growing pains and four more things we learnedVilla have only taken four points from the first four Premier League games with
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Villa can overcome their growing pains and four more things we learned
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
Villa have only taken four points from the first four Premier League games with a win at Bournemouth and yesterday's stalemate. With time to reflect, here's what Our Man at Villa, Gregg Evans, deduced from today's match. 1. Villa can overcome their... Read more
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Aston Villa FC
Stat pack: Gana/Amavi impressIdrissa Gana and Jordan Amavi were top of the rankings after the statistics wer
Stat pack: Gana/Amavi impress
Aston Villa FC / Posted 5 days ago
Idrissa Gana and Jordan Amavi were top of the rankings after the statistics were analysed following our 2-2 draw with Sunderland. Our summer signings showed good figures in the post-match briefing sheets. Other names of mention include Carlos... Read more
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Aston Villa FC
Gallery: Sinclair at the doubleScott Sinclair's terrific week got even better as he struck two goals in Villa'
Gallery: Sinclair at the double
Aston Villa FC / Posted 5 days ago
Scott Sinclair's terrific week got even better as he struck two goals in Villa's 2-2 draw against Sunderland. Fresh from his hat-trick against Notts County in midweek, Sinclair continued his red-hot form by bagging a brace against the Black... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sherwood pleased with Villa performance but frustrated by result - and injury Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood has a tight hamstring. A moment of frustrat
Sherwood pleased with Villa performance but frustrated by result - and injury
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood has a tight hamstring. A moment of frustration left Tim Sherwood with a hamstring injury - but the Aston Villa boss was delighted with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Sherwood cannot kick-start Villa's seasonAston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Fuming Tim Sherwood takes out his frustration on th
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Sherwood cannot kick-start Villa's season
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Fuming Tim Sherwood takes out his frustration on the touchline bottles as Scott Sinclair continues his fine form with a brace in entertaining draw with spirited Black Cats Yann M'Vila gave Sunderland the lead with 25-yard... Read more
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VillaMAD
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland- Match Report Report of match Reporter PA Scott Sinclair double in vain for
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland
VillaMAD / Posted 5 days ago
- Match Report Report of match Reporter PA Scott Sinclair double in vain for Aston VillaTim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games but he will be disappointed his Aston Villa side were... Read more
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VillaMAD
Scott Sinclair double in vain for Aston VillaTim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games b
Scott Sinclair double in vain for Aston Villa
VillaMAD / Posted 5 days ago
Tim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games but he will be disappointed his Aston Villa side were held to a 2-2 draw at home by Sunderland. Neither team has shown too much so far to suggest significant improvement... Read more
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sportsmole
Aston Villa 2-2 SunderlandSunderland's search for their first win of the campaign goes on after they held
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland
sportsmole / Posted 5 days ago
Sunderland's search for their first win of the campaign goes on after they held Aston Villa to a 2-2 draw at Villa Park this afternoon. The visitors took the lead through Yann M'Vila's free kick, but were pegged back by Scott Sinclair, who netted... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Scott Sinclair double in vain for Aston VillaTim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games b
Scott Sinclair double in vain for Aston Villa
Football.co.uk / Posted 5 days ago
Tim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games but he will be disappointed his Aston Villa side were held to a 2-2 draw at home by Sunderland. Neither team has shown too much so far to suggest significant improvement... Read more
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chroniclelive
AVFC 2-2 SAFC match report: Yann M'Vila on target as Black Cats hold VillaBut Villa turned the game around with Scott Sinclair levelling from the penalty
AVFC 2-2 SAFC match report: Yann M'Vila on target as Black Cats hold Villa
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
But Villa turned the game around with Scott Sinclair levelling from the penalty spot just three minutes later after he had been pushed over by Lee Cattermole, and then Sinclair slid home the Midlanders’ second goal just before half-time. Sunderland... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Scott Sinclair double in vain for Aston Villa Scott Sinclair celebrates scoring his second goal in Aston Villa's 2-2 draw w
Scott Sinclair double in vain for Aston Villa
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Scott Sinclair celebrates scoring his second goal in Aston Villa's 2-2 draw with Sunderland Tim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games but he will be disappointed his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Sinclair continues fine form with braceAston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Scott Sinclair continues his fine form with a brace
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Sinclair continues fine form with brace
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland: Scott Sinclair continues his fine form with a brace in entertaining draw with Black Cats but the wait for a first league win of the season goes on for Dick Advocaat's side Yann M'Vila gave Sunderland the lead with 25-yard... Read more
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Football365
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Scott Sinclair scores twiceNeither team has shown too much so far to suggest significant improvement on la
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Scott Sinclair scores twice
Football365 / Posted 5 days ago
Neither team has shown too much so far to suggest significant improvement on last season's struggles towards the bottom of the Barclays Premier league but on this showing Villa may just have enough as an attacking force to survive. Sunderland, on... Read more
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Evening Standard
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Villans held by Black CatsTim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games b
Aston Villa 2 Sunderland 2: Villans held by Black Cats
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Tim Sherwood said this week it was too early in the season for must-win games but he will be disappointed his Aston Villa side were held to a 2-2 draw at home by Sunderland. Neither team has shown too much so far to suggest significant improvement... Read more
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sportsmole
Sunderland hold on against Aston VillaSunderland looked determined to find their first league win of the season from
Sunderland hold on against Aston Villa
sportsmole / Posted 5 days ago
Sunderland looked determined to find their first league win of the season from the start, and the Black Cats' early pressure paid off as M'Vila gave the visitors the lead on 9 minutes with a 25-yard free kick which curled past Brad Guzan. Villa did... Read more
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Sunderland FC
Aston Villa 2-2 SunderlandREPORT: M'Vila and Lens goals earn point at Villa Park. A dream start at Vil
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland
Sunderland FC / Posted 5 days ago
REPORT: M'Vila and Lens goals earn point at Villa Park. A dream start at Villa Park faltered but Sunderland fought back with a gritty second-half performance to seal a 2-2 draw against Aston Villa. Yann M’Vila’s sublime... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Aston Villa 2-2 SunderlandSunderland held on for their first away point of the season after an entertaini
Aston Villa 2-2 Sunderland
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Sunderland held on for their first away point of the season after an entertaining clash which left Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood kicking out in frustration. Villa fell behind early on in the eighth minute when Yann M'Vila curled in a brilliant... Read more
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Goal.com
Aston Villa vs Sunderland LIVE Commentary - 8/29/15 Premier League - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Aston
Aston Villa vs Sunderland LIVE Commentary
Goal.com / Posted 5 days ago
- 8/29/15 Premier League - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Aston Villa Sunderland Live Commentary Sunderland substitutes: Larsson, Toivonen, Coates, Mannone, Fletcher, Watmore,... Read more
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avillafan
The French connectionThis summer, Tim Sherwood has brought four players from Ligue 1 in France to As
The French connection
avillafan / Posted 5 days ago
This summer, Tim Sherwood has brought four players from Ligue 1 in France to Aston Villa Football Club and, although it is still very early in the season, I feel that I should evaluate how each player has settled in and adapted to the Premier... Read more
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birminghammail
Find out how long Tim Sherwood's players have left on their contractsBut as well as a flurry of ins and outs this summer, Villa have also been busy
Find out how long Tim Sherwood's players have left on their contracts
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
But as well as a flurry of ins and outs this summer, Villa have also been busy tying their existing players down to existing deals. After seeing captain Fabian Delph walk away for a fraction of his value, the claret and blues have taken action to... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa v Sunderland: Gregg Evans predicts Tim Sherwood's starting XI - and so can youWith a sickness bug sweeping around Bodymoor Heath, it's unclear at this stage
Aston Villa v Sunderland: Gregg Evans predicts Tim Sherwood's starting XI - and so can you
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
With a sickness bug sweeping around Bodymoor Heath, it's unclear at this stage who might not be available for tomorrow's clash with Sunderland. Defensive duo Jose Angel Crespo and Jores Okore are certain absentees, while Adama Traore is also highly... Read more
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Off The Post
Preview: Aston Villa vs SunderlandAston Villa vs Sunderland preview Sunderland will hope to avenge the 4-0 hamme
Preview: Aston Villa vs Sunderland
Off The Post / Posted 6 days ago
Aston Villa vs Sunderland preview Sunderland will hope to avenge the 4-0 hammering they suffered at the hands of Aston Villa five months ago when the two sides do battle at Villa Park on Saturday. It was a terrible afternoon for anyone associated... Read more
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Squawka
Journo Confirms Liverpool Have Sealed Move For Attacking StarletLiverpool prospect Harry Wilson has completed a youth loan to Crewe Alexandra u
Journo Confirms Liverpool Have Sealed Move For Attacking Starlet
Squawka / Posted 8 days ago
Liverpool prospect Harry Wilson has completed a youth loan to Crewe Alexandra until January 5th, as per Liverpool Echo journalist James Pearce. The 18-year-old left winger is highly rated at Anfield having signed his first professional contract with... Read more
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avillafan
Solid as a rockOn Saturday we had a combative midfield and the midfield trio of Carlos Sanchez
Solid as a rock
avillafan / Posted 9 days ago
On Saturday we had a combative midfield and the midfield trio of Carlos Sanchez, Idrissa Gueye and Ashley Westwood complemented each other. It seemed that the team was dominant in the middle of the park, which meant the game was shifting into the... Read more
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Football365
The Groggy GossipILLARRAMENDI SET FOR SOCIEDAD'Arsene Wenger to anger Arsenal fans as Real Madri
The Groggy Gossip
Football365 / Posted 9 days ago
ILLARRAMENDI SET FOR SOCIEDAD'Arsene Wenger to anger Arsenal fans as Real Madrid star cleared for Liverpool move,' was the headline on the Daily Express website. But it seems that Asier Illarramendi will be heading to Real Sociedad in a £10.9m deal... Read more
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Aston Villa FC
Match preview: Villa v Notts CountyMATCH DETAILS Villa v Notts County Capital One Cup Villa Park Tuesday Augus
Match preview: Villa v Notts County
Aston Villa FC / Posted 9 days ago
MATCH DETAILS Villa v Notts County Capital One Cup Villa Park Tuesday August 25 - KO 7.45pm Referee: Chris Kavanagh TICKET LATEST Tickets for our Capital One Cup tie against Notts County are on general sale - so don't miss out. We expect it... Read more
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avillafan
Time is ticking on Gabby's careerRegular readers of my articles on avillafan.com will be aware of my big bug-bea
Time is ticking on Gabby's career
avillafan / Posted 10 days ago
Regular readers of my articles on avillafan.com will be aware of my big bug-bear at Villa – Gabriel Agbonlahor. I have received a fair bit of stick for articles on Agbonlahor in the past two years, including this piece in February. In the article... Read more
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birminghammail
Crystal Palace 2 Aston Villa 1: Gregg Evans rates the players - and you can, tooMade a couple of decent saves to deny Palace but once again his kicking was poo
Crystal Palace 2 Aston Villa 1: Gregg Evans rates the players - and you can, too
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
Made a couple of decent saves to deny Palace but once again his kicking was poor. Didn’t get forward enough and was beaten too often when the hosts attacked. Was on set-pieces but couldn’t find a killer pass. Villa's Leandro Bacuna during the... Read more
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birminghammail
Analysis: Aston Villa have a new depth but they haven't quite cut out the losing habit says Gregg EvansIndividual errors are costing Villa again Time after time last season, individ
Analysis: Aston Villa have a new depth but they haven't quite cut out the losing habit says Gregg Evans
birminghammail / Posted 12 days ago
Individual errors are costing Villa again Time after time last season, individual mistakes cost Villa vital points. Former boss Paul Lambert sounded like a broken record when he used to talk to the press post-match because he would constantly roll... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa boss devastated at Crystal Palace defeat and explains where it went wrongAdama’s cross deflected off Papa Souare and Villa were heading for a well-earne
Aston Villa boss devastated at Crystal Palace defeat and explains where it went wrong
birminghammail / Posted 12 days ago
Adama’s cross deflected off Papa Souare and Villa were heading for a well-earned point until Jordan Amavi, 21, made a crucial error late on to gift the hosts the winner. “What you see there is what you get with young players,” Sherwood said. “We... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Sako late strike wins it for Palace « Shropshire StarSako, who joined from Wolves in the summer, struck three minutes from time, exp
Sako late strike wins it for Palace « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 12 days ago
Sako, who joined from Wolves in the summer, struck three minutes from time, exploiting a defensive mix-up from Villa to give Palace a deserved win. The visitors had already benefited from defensive indecision when Pape Souare diverted Adama Traore's... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Sako late strike wins it for Palace Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet Le
Sako late strike wins it for Palace
Football.co.uk / Posted 12 days ago
Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish Division 2 22... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Sako late strike wins it for PalaceBakary Sako struck a late winner on his debut to stifle debate surrounding anot
Sako late strike wins it for Palace
Kingston Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Bakary Sako struck a late winner on his debut to stifle debate surrounding another controversial offside decision in Crystal Palace's 2-1 defeat of Aston Villa. Sako, who joined from Wolves in the summer, struck three minutes from time, exploiting a... Read more
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