Aston Villa News
Aston Villa to delay appointing new manager until club is soldAston Villa will delay appointing a new manager until a takeover of the club is completed.
FA contacts Aston Villa forward Jordan Ayew over Watford incidentAston Villa's Jordan Ayew is contacted for his observations as the Football Association investigates an incident at the end of Saturday's 3-2 defeat at Watford.
May 5, 11:20
FA to investigate Aston Villa striker Jordan Ayew's 'confrontation with fans'The Football Association reportedly launches an investigation after Aston Villa striker Jordan Ayew allegedly tried to confront Watford fans during Saturday's match.
May 2, 15:49
Eric Black "encouraged" by Aston Villa's narrow defeat at WatfordEric Black admits to being pleased by the "desire and hunger" shown by his Aston Villa players at Vicarage Road, which he believes can help bring supporters back on side.
Apr 30, 21:34
Gabriel Agbonlahor relinquishes Aston Villa captaincyGabriel Agbonlahor quits from his role as Aston Villa captain following his recent conduct off the pitch.
Apr 28, 16:11
Ian Holloway: 'Aston Villa should consider Mick McCarthy for next manager'Ian Holloway believes that Aston Villa should be considering Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy to lead them in the Championship.
Apr 26, 18:01
Stiliyan Petrov wants Aston Villa returnFormer Aston Villa captain Stiliyan Petrov reveals that he wants to come out of retirement and rejoin the club following a battle with acute leukaemia.
Apr 26, 15:01
Hollywood actor Tom Hanks 'bet £100 on Leicester City to win Premier League'Hollywood actor Tom Hanks says that he put a £100 bet on Leicester City winning the Premier League title.
Apr 26, 11:05
Aston Villa boss Eric Black: 'Fans' support has been astonishing'Aston Villa caretaker boss Eric Black says that the fans have been "astonishing" in their support of the relegated club.
Apr 26, 10:15
Aston Villa's Jores Okore denies claims he refused to play against BournemouthJores Okore rejects Eric Black's claims that he refused to play for Aston Villa against Bournemouth on April 9.
Apr 25, 16:38
Eric Black: 'Jores Okore refuses to play for Aston Villa'Aston Villa caretaker manager Eric Black says that defender Jores Okore refused to be a substitute for the Premier League fixture with Bournemouth earlier this month.
Apr 22, 14:18
Randy Lerner takes 'full responsibility' for Aston Villa relegationRandy Lerner admits that ongoing events at Aston Villa are "totally unacceptable" in the wake of the club's inevitable relegation last weekend.
Apr 22, 11:34
Aston Villa-supporting consortium 'lead race to buy club'A consortium made up of Aston Villa supporters is in pole position to purchase the club from Randy Lerner, a report claims.
Apr 21, 21:14
Ronald Koeman wary of Aston VillaRonald Koeman warns Southampton that Aston Villa might be something of a wounded animal ahead of their trip to Villa Park.
Apr 21, 16:29
Roy Keane slams former club Aston VillaRepublic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane criticises former club Aston Villa for their attitude to losing.
Apr 21, 13:19
Stiliyan Petrov not surprised by Gabriel Agbonlahor conductStiliyan Petrov insists that Gabriel Agbonlahor "loves" Aston Villa, despite being the subject of two off-field investigations by the club in a number of weeks.
Apr 20, 21:19
Lord Mervyn King: 'Leaving Aston Villa's board was a very difficult decision'Lord Mervyn King admits that it was "very difficult" for him to step down from Aston Villa's board.
Apr 20, 15:43
Aston Villa suspend Gabriel Agbonlahor over newspaper allegationsAston Villa suspend Gabriel Agbonlahor pending an investigation into newspaper reports of him using laughing gas while partying at the weekend.
Apr 19, 12:40
David Bernstein, Lord Mervyn King resign from Aston Villa boardDavid Bernstein and Mervyn King reportedly resign from the board at Aston Villa following the club's relegation from the Premier League.
Apr 18, 16:28
David Moyes 'keen on Aston Villa job'David Moyes is reportedly 'attracted to the challenge' of bringing Aston Villa back to the Premier League.
Apr 18, 12:37
Aston Villa's Eric Black: 'The physicality of the Championship will be tough'Aston Villa interim boss Eric Black says that the "physicality" of the Championship will be "very difficult".
Apr 18, 11:45
Paul McGrath: Joleon Lescott is a "slime bag"Ex-Aston Villa defender Paul McGrath calls Joleon Lescott a "slime bag" following the club's relegation to the Championship.
Apr 17, 15:37
Aston Villa chairman Steve Hollis: 'Recovery plans underway'Aston Villa chairman Steve Hollis moves to reassure supporters that plans are already in place to restore the relegated club back to its "rightful place".
Apr 17, 14:10
Gary Rowett 'looking forward' to Aston Villa derbiesBirmingham City manager Gary Rowett says that the Championship derbies with Aston Villa next season will be "something to look forward to".
Apr 16, 21:16
Eric Black "confident" Aston Villa will bounce back from relegationAston Villa caretaker manager Eric Black insists that the club will bounce back from their relegation to the Championship.
Apr 16, 17:39
Joleon Lescott eyes positive end to season despite relegationAston Villa defender Joleon Lescott is hopeful that the club's relegation will act as a weight off their shoulders in the closing weeks of the season.
Apr 16, 17:24
Deportivo La Coruna keen on Aston Villa's Carlos Sanchez?Deportivo La Coruna want to bring Aston Villa midfielder Carlos Sanchez back to Spain in this summer's transfer window, according to a report.
Apr 15, 22:42
Eric Black 'astonished' by Marcus Rashford's riseAston Villa caretaker boss Eric Black brands Marcus Rashford's rise to the Manchester United first team "astonishing".
Apr 15, 20:48
Aston Villa's Gabriel Agbonlahor missing for another two weeksAston Villa striker Gabriel Agbonlahor is given two weeks off by his Premier League club to 'undergo a personal fitness programme'.
Apr 14, 15:00
Report: Nigel Pearson, Chris Powell to link up at Aston VillaNigel Pearson reportedly wants to appoint Chris Powell as his assistant when he returns to management, with Aston Villa considering an approach later this month.
Apr 13, 22:52
Premier League strugglers Aston Villa scrap Player of the Year awardsAston Villa scrap their Player of the Year awards on the back of supporter unrest and near-certain relegation from the Premier League.
Apr 13, 14:16
Report: West Ham United eye Aston Villa's Jordan AyewA report claims that Aston Villa striker Jordan Ayew is a summer transfer target of West Ham United.
Apr 11, 22:30
Tim Sherwood backs Villa for Championship successFormer Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood backs the club for a quick return to the Premier League.
Apr 11, 15:49
Gary Rowett: 'No satisfaction in Aston Villa demise'Birmingham City manager Gary Rowett insists that he is taking no pleasure in the demise of cross-city rivals Aston Villa.
Apr 11, 15:33
David Moyes, Nigel Pearson in frame for Aston Villa jobDavid Moyes and Nigel Pearson reportedly top Aston Villa's wishlist for their next manager as they prepare for life in the Championship.
Apr 11, 13:09
Eric Black: 'Aston Villa will bounce back'Aston Villa caretaker manager Eric Black insists that the club will bounce back from their impending relegation from the Premier League.
Apr 10, 17:10
Doug Ellis: Aston Villa relegation "unbelievably sad"Former Aston Villa chairman Sir Doug Ellis admits that the club's impending relegation to the Championship has left him in tears.
Apr 9, 13:37
Jimmy Sinclair joins Aston Villa coaching staff alongside interim boss Eric BlackAston Villa interim manager Eric Black confirms the arrival of Jimmy Sinclair, who will join the club's coaching staff.
Apr 8, 17:30
Gabriel Agbonlahor out again for Aston Villa with illnessGabriel Agbonlahor will miss Aston Villa's do-or-die match against Bournemouth on Saturday as he is suffering with a virus.
Apr 8, 15:11
Dwight Yorke applies for Aston Villa jobEx-Aston Villa striker Dwight Yorke reveals that he wants to be considered for the club's managerial vacancy.
Apr 6, 09:50