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Ex-England manager Taylor was 'warned of abuse' at Villa

September 13, 2017 12:08 pm0 comments
Ex-England manager Taylor was 'warned of abuse' at Villa

Ex-Aston Villa manager Graham Taylor was warned about the abuse of young players in the 1980s, the FA’s inquiry into sexual abuse has been told. One victim told the Victoria Derbyshire show he was advised to “sweep it under the carpet” and not tell the police. A new document appears […]

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EFL fixtures out: Bruce's Villa host Hull on opening day

June 21, 2017 6:25 am0 comments
EFL fixtures out: Bruce's Villa host Hull on opening day

Relegated Hull City begin their 2017-18 English Football League Championship season away against former manager Steve Bruce’s Aston Villa side on Saturday, 5 August. Sunderland, who finished below the Tigers and Middlesbrough at the bottom of the Premier League, start at home to Derby on Friday, 4 August. Last season’s […]

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Aston Villa name Di Matteo as manager

June 2, 2016 6:44 am0 comments
Aston Villa name Di Matteo as manager

Former Chelsea manager Roberto di Matteo has been appointed the new manager of Aston Villa. The Italian succeeds Remi Garde, who was sacked in March before the club’s relegation from the Premier League. Di Matteo, who won the Champions League with Chelsea in 2012, will be assisted by former Blues […]

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Agbonlahor suspended by Aston Villa

April 19, 2016 5:04 am0 comments
Agbonlahor suspended by Aston Villa

Aston Villa have suspended striker Gabby Agbonlahor and will conduct an investigation following allegations concerning his conduct at the weekend. According to media reports, the 29-year-old was pictured with laughing gas canisters while partying in London on the same night Villa were relegated. Agbonlahor was already on the sidelines after […]

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Moyes keen to take charge of Villa

April 18, 2016 5:22 am0 comments
Moyes keen to take charge of Villa

David Moyes is interested in the Aston Villa manager’s job but has not yet been contacted by the relegated club. Nearly six months after being sacked by Real Sociedad, Moyes is keen to get back into football and is attracted by the challenge of reviving Villa. He has watched them […]

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Villa scrap end-of-season awards

April 13, 2016 7:45 am0 comments
Villa scrap end-of-season awards

Aston Villa have cancelled this season’s player of the year awards with the club facing relegation. Villa are nine points adrift at the bottom of the Premier League having won just three games all campaign and could go down on Saturday. “In the current circumstances, we are sure our supporters […]

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Aston Villa 1-2 Bournemouth

April 9, 2016 9:38 am0 comments
Aston Villa 1-2 Bournemouth

Aston Villa are all but relegated after a defeat by Bournemouth – their eighth in a row – left them 15 points from safety with five games left. Steve Cook’s close-range finish set the visitors on their way before Joshua King scored after a defensive mix-up. Jordan Ayew reduced the […]

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I refuse to blame Villa fans – Garde

March 2, 2016 3:45 am0 comments
I refuse to blame Villa fans - Garde

Aston Villa manager Remi Garde refused to criticise supporters for walking out during the 3-1 home defeat by Everton. Thousands of fans headed for the exits after 74 minutes – the club was formed in 1874 – in protest at the team’s plight and owner Randy Lerner. “I am concentrating […]

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Aston Villa 1-1 Leicester City

January 16, 2016 2:33 pm0 comments
Aston Villa 1-1 Leicester City

Aston Villa v Leicester Aston Villa 1 Gestede 75′ Leicester 1 Okazaki 28′ FT 90 +6 HT 0-1 All of Shinji Okazaki’s five goals for Leicester have come away from home 16 January 2016 Last updated at […]

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Aston Villa 0-2 Arsenal

December 13, 2015 8:04 pm0 comments
Aston Villa 0-2 Arsenal

Aston Villa v Arsenal Aston Villa 0 Arsenal 2 Giroud 8′ (pen) Ramsey 38′ FT 90 +5 HT 0-2 Aaron Ramsey (centre) scored his third goal of the season for Arsenal 13 December 2015 Last updated at […]

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