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HITC Sport
Aston Villa chairman makes Champions League prediction and quotes MaoTony Xia and the Recon Group acquired Aston Villa from Randy Lerner for a repor
Aston Villa chairman makes Champions League prediction and quotes Mao
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Tony Xia and the Recon Group acquired Aston Villa from Randy Lerner for a reported £76 million on June 14th 2016. Almost exactly one month later, Xia joined Twitter. Ever since, the larger-than-life chairman has been remarkably open and candid on... Read more
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HITC Sport
Five things we learned about Aston Villa from their win over Rotherhamordered While anyone who follows Dr Tony Xia on Twitter would have already kno
Five things we learned about Aston Villa from their win over Rotherham
HITC Sport / Posted 16 days ago
ordered While anyone who follows Dr Tony Xia on Twitter would have already known just how different he is to predecessor Randy Lerner, his first home game as owner only served to further emphasise the point. After rousing the Holte End during a... Read more
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HITC Sport
Have Hull City suffered the worst-ever Premier League pre-season?run by the head of recruitment, Paddy Riley, and the new sporting director, Hen
Have Hull City suffered the worst-ever Premier League pre-season?
HITC Sport / Posted 18 days ago
run by the head of recruitment, Paddy Riley, and the new sporting director, Hendrik Almstadt, it also hardly helped that Randy Lerner, very much an absentee owner, was endeavouring to sell Villa. Or that Christian Benteke and Fabian Delph were... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Aston Villa owner Tony Xia blasts club flops after EFL Cup humiliation at Lutonnew Chinese chief Xia who is fuming with the club’s latest defeat after pledgin
Aston Villa owner Tony Xia blasts club flops after EFL Cup humiliation at Luton
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
new Chinese chief Xia who is fuming with the club’s latest defeat after pledging bring European football when he bought out Randy Lerner. Xia has already vowed to sell unpopular duo Gabby Agbonlahor and Joleon Lescott, who were scapegoats last... Read more
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The World Game
Aston Villa 'top club in Europe in five years'The Chinese businessman, who bought the club from Randy Lerner in June, made th
Aston Villa 'top club in Europe in five years'
The World Game / Posted 19 days ago
The Chinese businessman, who bought the club from Randy Lerner in June, made the ambitious promise during a Q&A session with fans via the Villa Twitter account. When asked where he saw Villa - who were relegated from the Premier League in May - in... Read more
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soccernews
´We´ll be the top club in Europe in five years!´ - Villa owner in bizarre fan Q&Ain the world within the next five years, according to chairman Tony Xia. The C
´We´ll be the top club in Europe in five years!´ - Villa owner in bizarre fan Q&A
soccernews / Posted 19 days ago
in the world within the next five years, according to chairman Tony Xia. The Chinese businessman, who bought the club from Randy Lerner in June, made the ambitious promise during a Q&A session with fans via the Villa Twitter account. When asked... Read more
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VillaMAD
New owner Tony Xia vows to turn Villa intopledged to guide Villa back into Europe's elite on completing his £52million pu
New owner Tony Xia vows to turn Villa into
VillaMAD / Posted 19 days ago
pledged to guide Villa back into Europe's elite on completing his £52million purchase of the Birmingham club from Randy Lerner, but has now set those aims even higher. Villa lost their Championship opener 1-0 at Sheffield Wednesday on... Read more
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Soccer Way
´We´ll be the top club in Europe in five years!´ - Villa owner in bizarre fan Q&A in the world within the next five years, according to chairman Tony Xia. The C
´We´ll be the top club in Europe in five years!´ - Villa owner in bizarre fan Q&A
Soccer Way / Posted 19 days ago
in the world within the next five years, according to chairman Tony Xia. The Chinese businessman, who bought the club from Randy Lerner in June, made the ambitious promise during a Q&A session with fans via the Villa Twitter account. When asked... Read more
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Football.co.uk
New owner Tony Xia vows to turn Villa intopledged to guide Villa back into Europe's elite on completing his £52million p
New owner Tony Xia vows to turn Villa into
Football.co.uk / Posted 19 days ago
pledged to guide Villa back into Europe's elite on completing his £52million purchase of the Birmingham club from Randy Lerner, but has now set those aims even higher. Villa lost their Championship opener 1-0 at Sheffield Wednesday on... Read more
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Sporting Life
Xia; Villa can be best in Europepledged to guide Villa back into Europe's elite on completing his £52million pu
Xia; Villa can be best in Europe
Sporting Life / Posted 20 days ago
pledged to guide Villa back into Europe's elite on completing his £52million purchase of the Birmingham club from Randy Lerner, but has now set those aims even higher.Villa lost their Championship opener 1-0 at Sheffield Wednesday on... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Owner wants Villa to be 'top club in Europe' in five yearspledged to guide Villa back into Europe’s elite on completing his £52million pu
Owner wants Villa to be 'top club in Europe' in five years
TEAMTalk / Posted 20 days ago
pledged to guide Villa back into Europe’s elite on completing his £52million purchase of the Birmingham club from Randy Lerner, but has now set those aims even higher. Villa lost their Championship opener 1-0 at Sheffield Wednesday on... Read more
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birminghammail
Dr Tony Xia has outlined his ambitious plans for Aston Villaplanet. Some might say that this is incredibly unrealistic, however, given the
Dr Tony Xia has outlined his ambitious plans for Aston Villa
birminghammail / Posted 20 days ago
planet. Some might say that this is incredibly unrealistic, however, given the lack of ambition shown by former chairman Randy Lerner, Villa fans are entitled to this bit of hope provided by Xia's new regime. Here is the tweet that will get... Read more
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birminghammail
Tony Xia Q&A - live analysis of the owners chat with Villa fansclaret and blue communicator. The Chinese businessman has conversed with Villa
Tony Xia Q&A - live analysis of the owners chat with Villa fans
birminghammail / Posted 20 days ago
claret and blue communicator. The Chinese businessman has conversed with Villa fans more in 10 weeks at the club than Randy Lerner did in 10 years. My colleague Steve Wollaston argues that these open lines of communication are a very good... Read more
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birminghammail
Wednesday v Villa: How the two sides have spenthad to play the waiting game in the transfer window with the club determined no
Wednesday v Villa: How the two sides have spent
birminghammail / Posted 24 days ago
had to play the waiting game in the transfer window with the club determined not to repeat the monumental mistakes of the Randy Lerner era. Roberto Di Matteo's signings so far appear to be astute, if not wonderfully exciting. Tommy Elphick and... Read more
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HITC Sport
Robert di Matteo names the hardest thing for Aston Villa next season League There was turmoil off the pitch too as large sections of the club’s fan
Robert di Matteo names the hardest thing for Aston Villa next season
HITC Sport / Posted 25 days ago
League There was turmoil off the pitch too as large sections of the club’s fans continued to protest against former owner Randy Lerner. That kind of campaign is likely to have taken its toll on the squad, and Di Matteo admits the hardest thing... Read more
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HITC Sport
Championship 2016-17 season previewfirst time since 1988. A summertime changing of the guard at Villa Park has se
Championship 2016-17 season preview
HITC Sport / Posted 25 days ago
first time since 1988. A summertime changing of the guard at Villa Park has seen the increasingly unpopular former owner, Randy Lerner, sell the club to Tony Jiantong Xia, a Chinese businessman. Villa fans, who have yet the see quite how deep... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Rafalution' gives Newcastle hope, Di Matteo rebuilds Villavocal in their criticism of an underachieving squad, some of whom didn't hide t
'Rafalution' gives Newcastle hope, Di Matteo rebuilds Villa
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
vocal in their criticism of an underachieving squad, some of whom didn't hide their disdain for the abuse, while then owner Randy Lerner was about to slash his asking price in a renewed bid to sell the troubled club. When Chinese businessman Tony... Read more
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Super Sport
Benitez, Di Matteo begin road to EPLvocal in their criticism of an underachieving squad, some of whom didn't hide t
Benitez, Di Matteo begin road to EPL
Super Sport / Posted 26 days ago
vocal in their criticism of an underachieving squad, some of whom didn't hide their disdain for the abuse, while then owner Randy Lerner was about to slash his asking price in a renewed bid to sell the troubled club. When Chinese businessman Tony... Read more
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birminghammail
Tom Ross: Aston Villa's decline is staggeringand staggered me. “You can trace the decline back to Martin O’Neill leaving th
Tom Ross: Aston Villa's decline is staggering
birminghammail / Posted 27 days ago
and staggered me. “You can trace the decline back to Martin O’Neill leaving the club after allegedly having a row with Randy Lerner about investment and use of players already at the club. “Randy bought the club from Doug Ellis in 2006 for £62... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United's Championship challenge: Our NUFC Editor predicts the final tableto smithereens.” Alex Dicken, Birmingham Mail. Mark Douglas’ view: A new era
Newcastle United's Championship challenge: Our NUFC Editor predicts the final table
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
to smithereens.” Alex Dicken, Birmingham Mail. Mark Douglas’ view: A new era at Villa? Dr Tony Xia’s takeover ended the Randy Lerner nightmare and in Roberto Di Matteo they have a Champions League winner at the helm – although some at West Brom... Read more
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caughtoffside
(Photo) Furious Aston Villa owner responds to Ian Holloway’s Championship prediction with brutal assessmentof new friends on Twitter this summer with his openness and transparency with t
(Photo) Furious Aston Villa owner responds to Ian Holloway’s Championship prediction with brutal assessment
caughtoffside / Posted 29 days ago
of new friends on Twitter this summer with his openness and transparency with the supporters. Having taken over from Randy Lerner earlier this summer, the Chinese businessman has reiterated his desire to return the club to the Premier League... Read more
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HITC Sport
24-year-old makes a confident prediction about Aston Villa- and later Remi Garde. But there is a fresh around Aston Villa nowadays, afte
24-year-old makes a confident prediction about Aston Villa
HITC Sport / Posted a month ago
- and later Remi Garde. But there is a fresh around Aston Villa nowadays, after Tony Xia completed his takeover from owner Randy Lerner, with the Chinese businessman then appointing Champions League-winning manager Roberto Di Matteo to replace the... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest on Villa, Blues and Albionof youngsters on to the pitch. Then things got really interesting. After what
The latest on Villa, Blues and Albion
birminghammail / Posted 1 months ago
of youngsters on to the pitch. Then things got really interesting. After what seemed like an eternity of silence from Randy Lerner as the club slowly sank into the mire, how refreshing it has been for Aston Villa fans to see Dr Tony Xia... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest on Villa, Blues and Albionof youngsters on to the pitch. Then things got really interesting. After what
The latest on Villa, Blues and Albion
birminghammail / Posted 1 months ago
of youngsters on to the pitch. Then things got really interesting. After what seemed like an eternity of silence from Randy Lerner as the club slowly sank into the mire, how refreshing it has been for Aston Villa fans to see Dr Tony Xia... Read more
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