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chroniclelive
The one aspect Chris Coleman concentrated on before first gameout of position, the second a shot which deflected off Tyias Browning – and did
chroniclelive / Posted 16 hours ago
out of position, the second a shot which deflected off Tyias Browning – and did far too little to trouble home goalkeeper Sam Johnstone. “It was very frustrating,” Grabban reflected. “I thought we did well in most spells of the game. But it’s... Read more
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avillafan
Bruce and Xia transfer talksI know the people here will do the best they can. We begged, stole and borrowed
avillafan / Posted yesterday
I know the people here will do the best they can. We begged, stole and borrowed in the summer. “We got in Josh Onomah, Sam Johnstone and Robert Snodgrass – all on loan, all good players. “That’s the situation we are in – and that’s what we are... Read more
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HITC Sport
Aston Villa's Steve Bruce shares what he thought about Chris Coleman's Sunderlandbeen at any time in recent memory and they even took the game to Villa early on
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
been at any time in recent memory and they even took the game to Villa early on, Bryan Oviedo forcing a decent save from Sam Johnstone before the hosts took an early lead through Albert Adomah. For the first time in many a week, The Black Cats... Read more
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birminghammail
Villa's victory over Sunderland through the eyes of the oppositionwhere Matthews ought to have been marking him to tap in. Chances were few and
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
where Matthews ought to have been marking him to tap in. Chances were few and far between and it was the 23rd minute when Sam Johnstone was next called into action, sticking out a boot to keep out Grabban’s cross-shot from a tight angle. As... Read more
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chroniclelive
Aston Villa 2-1 Sunderland analysis: Different approach for the Black Cats but same outcomewhere Matthews ought to have been marking him to tap in. Chances were few and
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
where Matthews ought to have been marking him to tap in. Chances were few and far between and it was the 23rd minute when Sam Johnstone was next called into action, sticking out a boot to keep out Grabban’s cross-shot from a tight angle. As... Read more
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HITC Sport
Three former players Alan Pardew should target if given West Brom jobthe former Crystal Palace and Newcastle boss... Karl Darlow According to a re
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
the former Crystal Palace and Newcastle boss... Karl Darlow According to a recent report from The Sun, West Brom want Sam Johnstone as they look for Ben Foster's long-term successor, and a move for the Aston Villa loanee will see the Villans... Read more
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chroniclelive
Aston Villa 2-1 Sunderland player ratings: Read James Hunter's match marksball much better than they have at any point so far this season, but for all th
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
ball much better than they have at any point so far this season, but for all their prettiness, there was little to worry Sam Johnstone in the opposition goal. Not that Robbin Ruiter was working double-time either. The visitors had started the... Read more
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chroniclelive
What we learned from Chris Coleman's first game as managerof them battering at the door, even with Coleman throwing two strikers on to jo
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
of them battering at the door, even with Coleman throwing two strikers on to join Grabban. The brutal truth was the save Sam Johnstone made in the build-up to Grabban’s strike was his only one of the night.4. An unfamiliar central midfield At... Read more
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HITC Sport
Confirmed Aston Villa v Sunderland line-ups: Bruce unchanged as Coleman names first line-upand manager Steve Bruce has unsurprisingly chosen to keep an unchanged side for
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
and manager Steve Bruce has unsurprisingly chosen to keep an unchanged side for this evening's game against Sunderland. Sam Johnstone starts in goal, with Chris Samba continuing in defence in John Terry's absence, alongside Alan Hutton, James... Read more
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Futn Soccer
Newcastle star reportedly being monitored by Aston Villa ahead of January windowleaving in January, as the Magpies could acquired a new keeper over the winter
Futn Soccer / Posted 2 days ago
leaving in January, as the Magpies could acquired a new keeper over the winter transfer window. The Villans first choice Sam Johnstone is wanted by West Brom, and his departure would see the need for an experienced goalie – a box Darlow ticks. A... Read more
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HITC Sport
Would Aston Villa star be foolish to switch to struggling West Brom?Aston Villa goalkeeper Sam Johnstone in action during the Sky Bet Championship
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Aston Villa goalkeeper Sam Johnstone in action during the Sky Bet Championship match against Newcastle United. Sam Johnstone could be switching Midlands teams in the January transfer window with the Aston Villa loanee being targeted by West Bromwich... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Barca offer swap deal to Arsenal; Man City to rival Liverpool for defenderdefeat (The Sun) Bournemouth are preparing a January bid for Reading’s 19-year
TEAMTalk / Posted 3 days ago
defeat (The Sun) Bournemouth are preparing a January bid for Reading’s 19-year-old full-back Omar Richards (The Sun) Sam Johnstone is being eyed by West Brom – and could end his Aston Villa loan early (The Sun) Jose Mourinho will be manager... Read more
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HITC Sport
Steve Bruce sums up Aston Villa ace's performance vs QPR in two words Championship play-off position. The home side took the lead through Jamie Mack
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Championship play-off position. The home side took the lead through Jamie Mackie, who scored in the 18th minute after Sam Johnstone failed to deal with a corner. Keinan Davis and Josh Onomah came close to scoring before Adomah netted from the... Read more
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HITC Sport
Quality...unreal...Aston Villa fans react on Twitter to Spurs loanee Josh Onomah's displayWednesday before the international break, Villa were looking for a response. H
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday before the international break, Villa were looking for a response. However, Villa fell behind in West London, as Sam Johnstone failed to deal with a corner, and Jamie Mackie was credited with bundling the ball home for the opener. Villa... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester United prepare bids for La Liga duo and more transfer rumoursUnited land both Bale and Griezmann. In other news West Brom are said to be li
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
United land both Bale and Griezmann. In other news West Brom are said to be lining up a move for on loan United keeper Sam Johnstone. He's been impressing with Aston Villa but has a recall option in January and Tony Pulis is keen on bringing... Read more
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HITC Sport
Tony Xia posts message on Twitter after Aston Villa win vs QPR have moved to fifth, and consolidated their Championship play-off position. Ja
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
have moved to fifth, and consolidated their Championship play-off position. Jamie Mackie opened the scoring for QPR when Sam Johnstone failed to deal with a corner. Keinan Davies and Josh Onomah came close to scoring before Adomah netted from... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Man Utd move to secure Aston Villa keeper Johnstone to new dealwon't allow Sam Johnstone leave at the end of the season. The Daily Star says
tribalfootball.com / Posted 4 days ago
won't allow Sam Johnstone leave at the end of the season. The Daily Star says United are set to take up a 12-month contract option on goalkeeper Johnstone, 24, who is on loan at Aston Villa. Villa want to keep him and other clubs are eyeing the... Read more
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birminghammail
The things you might not have know about Aston Villa's Robert Snodgrassexpenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer bef
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
expenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer before last. Josh Onomah, Robert Snodgrass and Sam Johnstone were loaned, John Terry and Chris Samba snapped up on frees and Glenn Whelan and Ahmed Elmohamady signed for... Read more
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birminghammail
From Wast Hills warrior to World Cup hopeful: Cheikhing out Ndoyeit wasn’t costly. He also had a clear-cut chance against Villa but his header
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
it wasn’t costly. He also had a clear-cut chance against Villa but his header from Marc Roberts’ cross was straight at Sam Johnstone. Out of possession he has used his telescopic legs to win tackles and cover ground, particularly in the derby... Read more
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birminghammail
The Spurs take on Onomah, January transfer news & more Villa updatestheir defence remains largely impeccable. Villa were solid at the back last se
birminghammail / Posted 9 days ago
their defence remains largely impeccable. Villa were solid at the back last season but clever summer acquisitions of Sam Johnstone, John Terry and Ahmed Elmohamady have strengthened what was already their greatest quality. So what better way... Read more
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birminghammail
Q&A: 10 burning Aston Villa questions tackledJohn Terry was confirmed to have broken the fifth metatarsal in his right foot.
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
John Terry was confirmed to have broken the fifth metatarsal in his right foot.Read More John Terry at the back and Sam Johnstone in goal deserve special mentions, while the emergence of Keinan Davis has been the surprise success story of... Read more
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birminghammail
'So Solid Crew' - Aston Villa's impeccable defence assessedtheir defence remains largely impeccable. Villa were solid at the back last se
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
their defence remains largely impeccable. Villa were solid at the back last season but clever summer acquisitions of Sam Johnstone, John Terry and Ahmed Elmohamady have strengthened what was already their greatest quality. So what better way... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
How Jose Mourinho's Manchester United rejects are getting onand has fully seized his opportunity - winning plaudits from his manager and fa
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
and has fully seized his opportunity - winning plaudits from his manager and fans alike for 15 impressive displays. Sam Johnstone - Aston Villa Steve Bruce is desperate to sign Johnstone on a permanent deal when the transfer window opens in... Read more
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birminghammail
These are Aston Villa's transfer window prioritiesabout what business could be done in the New Year. And these are Villa’s prior
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
about what business could be done in the New Year. And these are Villa’s priorities: Securing a permanent deal for Sam Johnstone It’s no secret that Villa’s top target is the Manchester United goalkeeper. He’s already on loan for the... Read more
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birminghammail
The three unsung heroes of Aston Villa's season so farhave kept six clean sheets this season, but even when they’ve struggled to keep
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
have kept six clean sheets this season, but even when they’ve struggled to keep out opponents, very rarely do you find that Sam Johnstone is at fault. The 24-year-old enjoyed his experience at the back end of the last campaign enough to re-sign on... Read more
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HITC Sport
Leeds keen in summer, should attempt to hijack Aston Villa dealSam Johnstone has impressed on loan at Aston Villa this season but questions re
HITC Sport / Posted 14 days ago
Sam Johnstone has impressed on loan at Aston Villa this season but questions remain over his future. No permanent deal has yet been struck with Manchester United, despite the Red Devils' healthy options in goal, with Johnstone fourth choice behind... Read more
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birminghammail
Villa digest: Players praise Bruce; Ex-boss lands new job; Ugo tribute- 7For Villa: Ahmed Elmohamady - 3 Henri Lansbury - 2 Jonathan Kodjia - 2Cle
birminghammail / Posted 14 days ago
- 7For Villa: Ahmed Elmohamady - 3 Henri Lansbury - 2 Jonathan Kodjia - 2Clean sheets John Ruddy, Wolves - 8For Villa: Sam Johnstone - 7 Paul Coutts, Sheffield United - 1,042For Villa: Glenn Whelan - 732 Conor Hourihane - 680 Diogo Jota and... Read more
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birminghammail
Blues digest: Transfer target speaks; Sadler's reunion + other news- 5For Blues: Craig Gardner, Cheikh Ndoye, Jacques Maghoma, Michael Morrison -
birminghammail / Posted 14 days ago
- 5For Blues: Craig Gardner, Cheikh Ndoye, Jacques Maghoma, Michael Morrison - 1Clean sheets John Ruddy (Wolves) - 8 Sam Johnstone (Aston Villa), Darren Randolph (Middlesbrough), Angus Gunn (Norwich City) - 7 Felix Wiedwald (Leeds), Neil... Read more
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birminghammail
Defender admits he 'dodged a bullet' after missing out on Blues move- 5For Blues: Craig Gardner, Cheikh Ndoye, Jacques Maghoma, Michael Morrison -
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
- 5For Blues: Craig Gardner, Cheikh Ndoye, Jacques Maghoma, Michael Morrison - 1Clean sheets John Ruddy (Wolves) - 8 Sam Johnstone (Aston Villa), Darren Randolph (Middlesbrough), Angus Gunn (Norwich City) - 7 Felix Wiedwald (Leeds), Neil... Read more
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birminghammail
The worrying Championship comparisons for Blues players- 5For Blues: Craig Gardner, Cheikh Ndoye, Jacques Maghoma, Michael Morrison -
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
- 5For Blues: Craig Gardner, Cheikh Ndoye, Jacques Maghoma, Michael Morrison - 1Clean sheets John Ruddy (Wolves) - 8 Sam Johnstone (Aston Villa), Darren Randolph (Middlesbrough), Angus Gunn (Norwich City) - 7 Felix Wiedwald (Leeds), Neil... Read more
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birminghammail
The numbers that prove Wolves are taking over the Championship7For Wolves: Barry Douglas - 6 Ivan Cavaleiro - 5 Leo Bonatini - 4Clean shee
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
7For Wolves: Barry Douglas - 6 Ivan Cavaleiro - 5 Leo Bonatini - 4Clean sheets John Ruddy (Wolves) - 8His competition Sam Johnstone (Aston Villa), Darren Randolph (Middlesbrough), Angus Gunn (Norwich City) - 7 Felix Wiedwald (Leeds), Neil... Read more
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birminghammail
How Villa stars fare among the Championship's top performersFreeman, QPR - 144For Villa: Ahmed Elmohamady - 70 Conor Hourihane - 66 Bart
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
Freeman, QPR - 144For Villa: Ahmed Elmohamady - 70 Conor Hourihane - 66 Bartosz Bialkowski, Ipswich Town - 59For Villa: Sam Johnstone - 49Latest podcastWhat away fans really think of Villa Park Thousands of fans head to Villa Park every season... Read more
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HITC Sport
Villa should move for brilliant defender in January; deal possible after Bruce masterstrokeonce they have Marcos Rojo back from injury, while Villa would get a hungry pla
HITC Sport / Posted 16 days ago
once they have Marcos Rojo back from injury, while Villa would get a hungry player who could follow in the footsteps of Sam Johnstone. Villa worked wonders signing the goalkeeper on loan from Old Trafford and if they get Tuanzebe he could... Read more
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International Business Times
Jose Mourinho wants Manchester United to 'step up' backing in the transfer market and Marouane Fellaini fall in the former category, while Juan Mata, Ander Herre
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
and Marouane Fellaini fall in the former category, while Juan Mata, Ander Herrera, Luke Shaw, Daley Blind, Ashley Young and Sam Johnstone are in the latter. United could retain the six by triggering a one-year extension on their deals, but the club... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Where Manchester United rank in the list of Europe's most valuable squadsthat the club will activate the one-year options for Juan Mata, Ander Herrera,
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
that the club will activate the one-year options for Juan Mata, Ander Herrera, Ashley Young, Daley Blind, Luke Shaw and Sam Johnstone this summer. However, Marouane Fellaini, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Michael Carrick will all be free agents in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What Mourinho wants from Man United before he snubs PSG jobthey are set to retain by triggering a one-year extension on their deals. Juan
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
they are set to retain by triggering a one-year extension on their deals. Juan Mata, Ander Herrera, Luke Shaw, Daley Blind, Ashley Young and Sam Johnstone are expected to be tied to the club until 2019 but Mourinho remains unconvince... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho wants greater backing in transfer marketby triggering a one-year extension on their deals. Juan Mata, Ander Herrera, Lu
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
by triggering a one-year extension on their deals. Juan Mata, Ander Herrera, Luke Shaw, Daley Blind, Ashley Young and Sam Johnstone are expected to be tied to the club until 2019 but Mourinho remains unconvinced by Shaw. Get all the latest... Read more
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avillafan
Aston Villa 1 Sheffield Wed 2Villan, Barry Bannan played a one-two with Jordan Rhodes to cut through Villa’s
avillafan / Posted 19 days ago
Villan, Barry Bannan played a one-two with Jordan Rhodes to cut through Villa’s defence before slipping the ball past Sam Johnstone. Just when you didn’t think things could get any worse for Bruce and his Villa side, five minutes before... Read more
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birminghammail
Villa player ratings: Bruce's boys marked on a poor afternoonSamba grabbed a late consolation but Villa’s proud home record game to an end.
birminghammail / Posted 19 days ago
Samba grabbed a late consolation but Villa’s proud home record game to an end. Alex Dicken rates the claret and blues: Sam Johnstone - 6 The goalkeeper couldn’t have done much about either Wednesday goal - Reach’s was a screamer and Rhodes... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa team news: All the latest availabilityexpenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer bef
birminghammail / Posted 20 days ago
expenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer before last. Josh Onomah, Robert Snodgrass and Sam Johnstone were loaned, John Terry and Chris Samba snapped up on frees and Glenn Whelan and Ahmed Elmohamady signed for... Read more
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birminghammail
Bruce on January; Villa 'best in the Championship'; 3rd kitexpenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer bef
birminghammail / Posted 20 days ago
expenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer before last. Josh Onomah, Robert Snodgrass and Sam Johnstone were loaned, John Terry and Chris Samba snapped up on frees and Glenn Whelan and Ahmed Elmohamady signed for... Read more
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birminghammail
Bruce on Villa's transfer window approach and promotion pushexpenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer bef
birminghammail / Posted 21 days ago
expenditure on transfer fees was practically nominal compared to the summer before last. Josh Onomah, Robert Snodgrass and Sam Johnstone were loaned, John Terry and Chris Samba snapped up on frees and Glenn Whelan and Ahmed Elmohamady signed for... Read more
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Manchester United
Watching youth emerge at United is so excitingplayers still attached to the club who have made a senior appearance, although
Manchester United / Posted 21 days ago
players still attached to the club who have made a senior appearance, although a handful are currently out on loan. Sam Johnstone, Joel Pereira, Cameron Borthwick-Jackson, Tim Fosu-Mensah, Demi Mitchell, Regan Poole, Joe Riley, Tuanzebe,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Canaries starlet Maddison named in England U21 squad for the first timeof City’s 15 games in the Championship so far this season, keeping seven clean
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 21 days ago
of City’s 15 games in the Championship so far this season, keeping seven clean sheets – which ties him with Aston Villa’s Sam Johnstone for the most in the division so far. The son of Canaries legend Bryan Gunn also set a new club record when... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Canaries starlet Maddison named in England U21 squad for the first timeof City’s 15 games in the Championship so far this season, keeping seven clean
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
of City’s 15 games in the Championship so far this season, keeping seven clean sheets – which ties him with Aston Villa’s Sam Johnstone for the most in the division so far. The son of Canaries legend Bryan Gunn also set a new club record when... Read more
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HITC Sport
Confirmed Preston v Aston Villa lineups: Onomah starts, Hogan on the benchBirmingham City on Sunday, and will hope to get back to winning ways tonight.
HITC Sport / Posted 22 days ago
Birmingham City on Sunday, and will hope to get back to winning ways tonight. Preston-born former North End goalkeeper Sam Johnstone starts in goal for Villa, and will be protected by the tried-and-tested back four of Alan Hutton, James... Read more
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birminghammail
Calls to shut St Andrew's after Clappergate are total claptrapit was the clappers which drew most comment. Steve Bruce led them in his post-m
birminghammail / Posted 23 days ago
it was the clappers which drew most comment. Steve Bruce led them in his post-match interviews after Conor Hourihane and Sam Johnstone - among others - both found themselves in the middle of the action.Read More “Whoever made the ridiculous... Read more
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birminghammail
FA probe into Villa clash; Jota's challenge; predicted XI for Brentfordfrom the stands, Jota spurned the best chance of the afternoon when he failed t
birminghammail / Posted 23 days ago
from the stands, Jota spurned the best chance of the afternoon when he failed to find the target when one on one with Sam Johnstone while Cheikh Ndoye saw his header saved by the goalkeeper. Jonathan Kodjia and Keinan Davies then hit the bar... Read more
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birminghammail
Striker's injury setback; U23s hammer Newcastle; Bruce plots PL returnhanded it over to a steward. There were also unconfirmed claims that a linesma
birminghammail / Posted 23 days ago
handed it over to a steward. There were also unconfirmed claims that a linesman was struck by a coin. Villa goalkeeper Sam Johnstone had plastic bottles thrown at him from the Tilton Road stand in the second period.Read More Birmingham City... Read more
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birminghammail
'Villa played for the draw and got it' Blues fans not impressedfrom the stands, Jota spurned the best chance of the afternoon when he failed t
birminghammail / Posted 24 days ago
from the stands, Jota spurned the best chance of the afternoon when he failed to find the target when one on one with Sam Johnstone while Cheikh Ndoye saw his header saved by the goalkeeper. Jonathan Kodjia and Keinan Davies then hit the bar... Read more
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