Tag: Aston Villa

Steven Gerrard becomes Aston Villa’s Manager

Aston Villa on Thursday announced Steven Gerrard as their new manager to replace the sacked Dean Smith. The former Liverpool captain has left his role as Rangers boss to take the reins at the club, who have lost five straight Premier League matches. Gerrard guided Rangers to a first Scottish[Read More…]

Aston Villa Turn To Tim Sherwood For Survival

By Chris Nomjov English Premiership strugglers, Aston Villa have appointed that Tim Sherwood as the club’s new manager, replacing the departed Paul Lambert.The former Tottenham boss has been without a job since May 2014 after he was sacked by Spurs and although he had been heavily linked with QPR, talks with[Read More…]

Disappointing Run Forces Aston Villa To Part Company With Paul Lambert

English Premier league side, Aston Villa have sacked their manager, Paul Lambert . The struggling club recently dropped into the relegation zone following a 0-2 loss to Hull City on Tuesday. The loss to Hull City was Villa’s 10th league game this season with a victory. Aston Villa has scored[Read More…]

Chelsea’s Diego Costa Bags 3-Match Ban For Violent Conduct

Chelsea and Spain striker, Diego Costa has been banned for three games for stamping on Emre Can during the return leg of his club‘s FA Cup clash with Liverpool on Tuesday, January 27, 2015. The former Atletico Madrid striker who was charged by FA with violent conduct on Wednesday, January[Read More…]

Awkward Moment When Paul Lambert & Roy Keane Snubbed Mourinho

Fans of Jose Mourinho would have noticed he loves to leave the pitch and walk down the tunnel before the game is over especially when his team is winning. Against Aston Villa on Saturday, his Chelsea side were winning comfortably with a 3-0 lead when the Portuguese decided to walk[Read More…]

Ozil Silences Critics, Welbeck Grabs First Goal As Arsenal Stuns Aston Villa

The Gunners stunned Aston Villa this evening at Villa Park after three goals in four first half minutes humbled the hosts. German midfielder, Mezut Ozil has been subject of criticisms for his performances recently but he has given his critics something to ponder on after his top notch performance on[Read More…]

Aston Villa Sign Former England Midfielder

Former England midfielder Joe Cole has joined Aston Villa on a free transfer, the Premier League club said on Tuesday. Cole, 32, has signed a two-year deal after being released by West Ham United. “This is a massive club and there’s a massive opportunity for the club to push on,” he[Read More…]

English FA Hands Mourinho £8000 Fine For Improper Conduct

The English football association has fined Chelsea Manager, Jose Mourinho £8000 for entering during the field of play in last month’s premier league game between his side Chelsea and Aston Villa. On Thursday, the FA issued the statement and also warned Mourinho as regard his conduct in future. The statement[Read More…]

Villa Manager, Paul Lambert Defends Fellow Scot, David Moyes

Manchester United manager, David Moyes is definitely under pressure as results this season have been nothing short of poor for the high-profile of the team he coaches. He may have come under much ctiticism lately but one man is not happy about the overboard criticism of the Scot. Aston Villa[Read More…]

English FA Charges Mourinho With Improper Conduct

The English football association has charged Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho with improper conduct following his sending off during his side’s 0-1 defeat to Aston Villa last Saturday. Mourinho had walked onto the pitch to speak to referee, Chris Foy after his midfielder, Ramires was sent off in injury time. It[Read More…]