Villa appoint Bruce as Di Matteo successor

2016-10-13 08:29

Aston Villa appointed Steve Bruce as the Championship side's new manager on Wednesday, the struggling second-tier English club confirmed.

Aston Villa sack Roberto Di Matteo

2016-10-03 11:02

Aston Villa has fired manager following the team's dire start in its bid to make an instant return to the Premier League.

Everton land Senegal star

2016-08-02 18:12

Everton manager Ronald Koeman has signed Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye from Aston Villa for £7.1 million.

Petrov returns to Villa training

2016-06-23 15:35

Over three years since his retirement from football, Stiliyan Petrov will train with Aston Villa ahead of next season.

Chinese tycoon completes Villa takeover

2016-06-14 21:06

China's Tony Xia completed his takeover of Aston Villa after passing the English Football League's owners and directors test.

Villa owner promises EPL return

2016-05-20 14:11

Aston Villa's Chinese owner Tony Xia has pledged to restore the relegated EPL club to their former glory as soon as possible.

Villa to be 'most famous club in China'

2016-05-19 12:43

Aston Villa revealed ambitions to become the most popular team in China after Tony Jiantong Xia snapped up the relegated club.

Villa close to Chinese takeover - reports

2016-05-18 14:09

Relegated Aston Villa could be sold to a Chinese consortium by the end of the week, according to British media reports.

Wilshere warns Arsenal not to take Villa lightly

2016-05-11 08:56

Jack Wilshere has warned Arsenal to be prepared for a tough fight against a side playing for pride when they host Aston Villa.

Agbonlahor fined, quits as Villa captain

2016-04-28 17:50

Gabriel Agbonlahor has decided to stand down as captain of relegated EPL club Aston Villa following a number of disciplinary incidents.


Steve Bruce hoping to bag Villa Park job

2016-10-10 13:40

Steve Bruce has confirmed talks with neighbours Aston Villa about taking over at the Championship club.

Ex EPL player dies after being shot with a Taser

2016-08-15 16:06

A former Premier League footballer has died following reports he was shot with a Taser by police.

Sherwood wants management chance

2016-07-20 16:15

Former Aston Villa and Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood says he would be open to a return to club management.

Di Matteo warns players to obey team rules

2016-06-17 13:15

New Aston Villa manager Roberto Di Matteo has warned his players to abide by team rules in the Championship.

Di Matteo confirmed as Villa manager

2016-06-02 16:55

Aston Villa has announced Roberto di Matteo as their new manager on Thursday.

Questions over Villa's Chinese buyer

2016-05-19 18:45

The new Chinese owner of English football club Aston Villa appears to be a highly educated and politically well-connected businessman.

Chinese investor buys Aston Villa

2016-05-18 20:37

Aston Villa have been sold to a Chinese group owned by Dr Tony Jiantong Xia in a deal worth a reported $86 million.

Arsenal secure 2nd place EPL finish

2016-05-15 18:48

An Olivier Giroud hat trick gave Arsenal victory over relegated Aston Villa and secured a second place finish in the EPL.

Villa chairperson reveals takeover talks

2016-05-07 07:27

Aston Villa chairperson Steve Hollis has revealed that takeover talks are progressing for the relegated Premier League club.

Petrov plans Villa comeback

2016-04-27 14:06

Former Aston Villa captain Stiliyan Petrov wants to resume his playing career with the relegated Premier League club.

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