Idrissa Gueye

Born: September 26, 1989 (age 26)

Height: 5'8.5" (174cm)

Hometown: Dakar, Senegal
Nationality: Senegal flag Senegalese

Position: Midfielder
Idrissa Gueye of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Career History
Senior2010-2015Lille
2015-Aston Villa
International2011-Senegal
Sports Mole has 74 articles about Idrissa Gueye. Articles 1 to 40:
Jordan Ayew of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
FA contacts Aston Villa forward Jordan Ayew over Watford incident
Aston 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
Troy Deeney scores his side's third goal during the Premier League match between Watford and Aston Villa on April 30, 2016
Result: Ten-man Aston Villa denied late on by Troy Deeney-inspired Watford
Aston Villa twice let a one-goal lead slip at Vicarage Road as they fall to a 3-2 defeat in the Premier League.
Apr 30, 16:56
Steve Cook celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Bournemouth on April 9, 2016
Result: Aston Villa avoid relegation despite Bournemouth defeat
Goals from Steve Cook and Joshua King guide Bournemouth to a 2-1 victory away at Aston Villa, who cling on to their Premier League status.
Apr 9, 16:55
Remi Garde is perpetually baffled during the Premier League game between West Ham and Aston Villa on February 2, 2016
Aston Villa lose 3-0 to the club's Under-21s in behind-closed-doors match
Aston Villa's senior team suffer a 3-0 defeat to the club's Under-21 side in a behind-closed-doors friendly.
Feb 22, 16:32
Ciaran Clark celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Aston Villa and Wycombe Wanderers on January 19, 2016
Result: Ciaran Clark, Idrissa Gana send struggling Aston Villa into FA Cup fourth round
Ciaran Clark and Idrissa Gana score against Wycombe Wanderers to send Aston Villa into the fourth round of the FA Cup.
Jan 19, 21:40
Rudy Gestede celebrates scoring during the game between Aston Villa and Leicester on January 16, 2016
Result: Aston Villa, Leicester City share the spoils
Aston Villa come from one goal behind to claim a point in a 1-1 draw with high-flying Leicester City in Saturday's late Premier League kickoff.
Jan 16, 19:30
Arsenal's French striker Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring his team's first goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England on December 13, 2015.
Result: Arsenal beat Aston Villa to reach summit
Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey send Arsenal to the top of the Premier League with a 2-0 victory over Aston Villa.
Dec 13, 15:21
Idrissa Gueye of Aston Villa holds off Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park on December 13, 2015 in Birmingham, England.
Half-Time Report: Arsenal cruising at Villa Park
Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey earn Arsenal a 2-0 lead over Aston Villa at the halfway stage of their meeting at Villa Park.
Dec 13, 14:16
Oriol Romeu of Southampton scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Aston Villa at St Mary's Stadium on December 5, 2015
Result: Oriol Romeu equaliser denies Aston Villa win at Southampton
A second-half equaliser from Oriol Romeu cancels out Joleon Lescott's opener to deny Aston Villa a crucial victory at Southampton.
Dec 5, 16:55
Sadio Mane of Southampton and Leandro Bacuna of Aston Villa compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Aston Villa at St Mary's Stadium on December 5, 2015
Half-Time Report: Joleon Lescott header gives Aston Villa lead at Southampton
A Joleon Lescott header gives Aston Villa a 1-0 lead at Southampton in their Premier League clash, despite the hosts dominating the half's chances.
Dec 5, 15:50
Manchester City's English midfielder Raheem Sterling (L) falls after a challenge from Aston Villa's English-born Irish defender Ciaran Clark in the penalty area during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Vi
Result: Aston Villa, Manchester City share points
Aston Villa end their seven-match losing streak in the Premier League with a goalless draw with Manchester City at Villa Park.
Nov 8, 15:23
Manchester City's French defender Bacary Sagna (L) jumps for a header with Aston Villa's Ghanian striker Jordan Ayew during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England on N
Half-Time Report: Goalless start at Villa Park
Aston Villa and Manchester City share a goalless first half in their Premier League clash at Villa Park.
Nov 8, 14:17
Carles Gil of Aston Villa is closed down by Raheem Sterling of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Villa Park on November 8, 2015 in Birmingham, England.
Live Commentary: Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Aston Villa held onto a point after a barrage of attacks from league leaders Manchester City.
Nov 8, 12:28
Newly appointed Aston Villa manager Remi Garde looks on from the stands prior to during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at White Hart Lane on November 2, 2015
Aston Villa boss Remi Garde bans players from speaking French
Aston Villa's French boss Remi Garde bans his native tongue from the changing rooms.
Nov 4, 01:30
Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa and Mame Biram Diouf of Stoke City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on October 3, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Aston Villa, Stoke City
Aston Villa and Stoke City play out a goalless 45 minutes in their Premier League clash, as Marko Arnautovic has a goal ruled out for offside.
Oct 3, 15:56
Liverpool's English striker Danny Ings celebrates in the net after scoring the opening goal of the English League Cup third round football match between Liverpool and Carlisle United at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 23, 2015
Team News: Danny Ings in for Liverpool, Rudy Gestede to start for Aston Villa
Liverpool striker Danny Ings is named to start against Aston Villa alongside Daniel Sturridge, while the visitors name midweek goalscorer Rudy Gestede to start.
Sep 26, 14:11
Idrissa Gueye of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Aston Villa duo Idrissa Gueye, Adama Traore could be fit for Liverpool
Tim Sherwood could welcome back both Idrissa Gueye and Adama Traore for Aston Villa's trip to Liverpool on Saturday.
Sep 25, 11:34
Tim Sherwood Manager of Aston Villa looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion at Villa Park on September 19, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Birmingham City
Sports Mole previews Tuesday night's Second City derby, as Aston Villa host Birmingham City in the third round of the League Cup.
Sep 21, 16:58
Idrissa Gueye of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Aston Villa's Idrissa Gueye to consult specialist in France over hamstring injury
Aston Villa midfielder Idrissa Gueye flies to France to meet a specialist with the hope of curing his hamstring injury.
Sep 21, 12:17
Scott Sinclair of Aston Villa celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Sunderland at Villa Park on August 29, 2015
Result: Sunderland hold on against Aston Villa
A second-half goal from Jeremain Lens helps Sunderland to a 2-2 draw against Aston Villa at Villa Park.
Aug 29, 16:56
Scott Sinclair of Aston Villa scores his team's first goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Sunderland at Villa Park on August 29, 2015
Half-Time Report: Scott Sinclair double gives Aston Villa lead against Sunderland
Two goals from Scott Sinclair give Aston Villa a 2-1 half-time lead against Sunderland this afternoon.
Aug 29, 15:51
Glenn Murray of Crystal Palace and Ciaran Clark of Aston Villa compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Aston Villa at Selhurst Park on August 22, 2015
Half-Time Report: Gabby Agbonlahor, Carlos Sanchez spurn Aston Villa chances
Crystal Palace and Aston Villa spurn first-half chances at Selhurst Park to keep this afternoon's match goalless at the break.
Aug 22, 16:02
Adnan Januzaj of Manchester United celebrates scoring the opening goal with Memphis Depay and Juan Mata of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United on August 14, 2015
Match Analysis: Aston Villa 0-1 Manchester United
Sports Mole analyses Manchester United's 1-0 win over Aston Villa at Villa Park in the Premier League.
Aug 14, 22:15
Adnan Januzaj of Manchester United celebrates scoring the opening goal with Memphis Depay and Juan Mata of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United on August 14, 2015
Live Commentary: Aston Villa 0-1 Manchester United - as it happened
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park.
Aug 14, 18:45
Rudy Gestede (C) of Aston Villa scores his team's first goal with his team mate Carlos Sanchez (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Aston Villa at Vitality Stadium on August 8, 2015
Player Ratings: Bournemouth 0-1 Aston Villa
Sports Mole looks at who stood out during Aston Villa's 1-0 win over Bournemouth.
Aug 8, 18:48
Rudy Gestede (C) of Aston Villa celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates Gabriel Agbonlahor (L) and Carlos Sanchez (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Aston Villa at Vitality Stadium on August 8,
Match Analysis: Bournemouth 0-1 Aston Villa
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Aston Villa's 1-0 victory over Bournemouth on the opening day of the 2015-16 Premier League season.
Aug 8, 17:39
Rudy Gestede (C) of Aston Villa scores his team's first goal with his team mate Carlos Sanchez (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Aston Villa at Vitality Stadium on August 8, 2015
Result: Rudy Gestede debut goal downs Bournemouth in Premier League opener
Aston Villa earn a 1-0 win on the opening day of the Premier League season over Bournemouth thanks to a debut goal from Rudy Gestede.
Aug 8, 16:53
Andrew Surman of Bournemouth and Jordan Veretout of Aston Villa compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Aston Villa at Vitality Stadium on August 8, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Bournemouth, Aston Villa at Dean Court
It is goalless at the break in the Premier League opening-day match between Bournemouth and Aston Villa at Dean Court.
Aug 8, 15:47
Andrew Surman of Bournemouth and Jordan Veretout of Aston Villa compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Aston Villa at Vitality Stadium on August 8, 2015
Live Commentary: Bournemouth 0-1 Aston Villa - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Bournemouth's 1-0 opening-game defeat to Aston Villa at the Vitality Stadium.
Aug 8, 14:00
 A general view of a corner flag ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between AFC Bournemouth and Cardiff City at Goldsands Stadium on December 13, 2014
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League fixture between Bournemouth and Aston Villa at the Vitality Stadium.
Aug 6, 18:44
Tim Sherwood, the Aston Villa manager, looks on during the pre season friendly match between Swindon Town and Aston Villa at the County Ground on July 21, 2015
Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood: 'We cannot dwell on departures'
Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood is adamant that his side have to move on from the departures of Christian Benteke and Fabian Delph ahead of the new Premier League season.
Aug 2, 06:03
Jose Angel Crespo of Bologna FC celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Bologna FC and AS Livorno Calcio at Stadio Renato Dall'Ara on October 27, 2013
Aston Villa sign Jose Angel Crespo
Aston Villa complete the signing of Spanish defender Jose Angel Crespo from Cordoba on a three-year deal.
Jul 28, 15:38
Tim Sherwood, the Aston Villa manager, looks on during the pre season friendly match between Swindon Town and Aston Villa at the County Ground on July 21, 2015
Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Tuesday night's friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux.
Jul 27, 17:05
Rennes' French forward Paul-Georges Ntep dances as he celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Rennes and Metz on March 7, 2015
Report: Aston Villa plotting £10m move for Rennes forward Paul-Georges Ntep
Aston Villa are reportedly keen on making a £10m move to capture Rennes forward Paul-Georges Ntep following the £32.5m sale of Christian Benteke.
Jul 26, 08:24
Senegal's Idrissa Gueye controls the ball during the International Friendly football match between Senegal and Ghana on March 28, 2015
Jordan Amavi tips Idrissa Gueye to have 'big impact' at Aston Villa
Aston Villa defender Jordan Amavi believes that fellow summer signing Idrissa Gueye will be a "big, big player" for the club.
Jul 23, 13:07
Senegal's Idrissa Gueye controls the ball during the International Friendly football match between Senegal and Ghana on March 28, 2015
Idrissa Gueye aims to join "big club"
Idrissa Gueye says that he has moved to Aston Villa in order to "improve and aim for a big club later".
Jul 20, 22:11
Reims' French forward Gaetan Courtet (R) heads the ball with Nice's French forward Jordan Amavi during the French L1 football match between Nice and Reims at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, southeastern France, on November 22, 2014
Report: Jordan Amavi closing on Aston Villa switch
Aston Villa will reportedly complete a £10m deal for Nice's Jordan Amavi this weekend.
Jul 18, 04:49
Aston Villa's English midfielder Gary Gardner in action against Manchester United on April 15, 2012
Gary Gardner looking to break into Aston Villa side next season
Aston Villa midfielder Gary Gardner insists that he will be doing all that he can to challenge for a place in Tim Sherwood's starting XI next season.
Jul 17, 08:08
Senegal's Idrissa Gueye controls the ball during the International Friendly football match between Senegal and Ghana on March 28, 2015
Joe Cole: 'Idrissa Gueye is at his peak'
Joe Cole believes that Aston Villa have signed Idrissa Gueye while the midfielder is at his peak.
Jul 14, 11:38
Senegal's Idrissa Gueye controls the ball during the International Friendly football match between Senegal and Ghana on March 28, 2015
Aston Villa announce Idrissa Gueye capture
Aston Villa announce that midfielder Idrissa Gueye has joined the club from Lille on a four-year contract.
Jul 10, 19:01
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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
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15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
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18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
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