Aston Villa and Manchester United have met in every Premier League season, but it’s the Red Devils who have dominated this fixture over the years, as these four memorable matches clearly suggest:
For all of their struggles under David Moyes, Man Utd actually possessed a very strong away record throughout last season, and comfortably had too much for Villa in December 2013, winning 3-0.
Danny Welbeck was quick to end th...More
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has insisted that key duo Fabian Delph and Ron Vlaar will not be sold by the club in the January transfer window, the Birmingham Mail has reported.
Both players have been heavily linked with moves away from the West Midlands club, particularly as their contracts are set to run out at the end of the season and neither player appears any closer to agreeing a new deal.
Captain Vlaar, who has been at Vil...More
Manchester United will be looking to extend their run of victories to seven Premier League games as they travel to an Aston Villa side depleted by injuries and suspensions.
The home side come into this off the back of the disappointment of losing to Midlands rivals West Bromwich Albion, with the dismissal of Kieran Richardson in the first half forcing them on the defensive, and although they put in a determined performance, they fail...More
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has downplayed reports of a row between his former assistant Roy Keane and on-loan Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley, according to ESPN.
It was claimed in the Press that Keane accused Cleverley of leaking stories to the media and went to the player’s house in an effort to confront him over the issue. Lambert admitted that Keane did visit Cleverley but rejected claims that he ‘rang the doorbel...More
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert praised the performance of his players despite going down 1-0 away to local rivals West Bromwich Albion, the Birmingham Mail has reported.
Having won their last two Premier League matches against Crystal Palace and Leicester City, the visitors began the game confidently at the Hawthorns, with Lambert’s desire for his side to play more of a passing game appearing to be coming to fruition.
West Brom midfielder Craig Gardner scored against his former side Aston Villa, with the Baggies earning a narrow win in the Midlands derby, reports BBC Sport.
Aston Villa were reduced to 10 men early into the game when Kieran Richardson was given a straight red card for a dangerous tackle on West Brom attacking midfielder Stephane Sessegnon. It left the visitors a man short for over 70 minutes of the game, and they created little cha...More
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