Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood hailed Fabian Delph as ‘the best midfielder in the Premier League’ after he helped his side to a crucial victory over mid-table Everton, Sky Sports has reported.
The West Midlands club were on top for most of the first half and established a 2-0 lead at the break thanks to in-form leading scorer Christian Benteke, who first got in between two Everton defenders to head home from a hanging left-wing cro...More
Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke scored twice, as the Midlands club earned all three points against Everton on Saturday afternoon, which has seen Villa boost their chances of survival in the Premier League, reports BBC Sport.
Aston Villa took the lead in the 10th minute through the in-form Benteke, who expertly headed home his side’s opener. The Belgian international didn’t stop their either, scoring his second goal of the ga...More
Everton will be aiming for a fifth win in six Premier League outings as they go to Aston Villa, who still need points to stave off the threat of relegation.
Performances of late suggest that the home side should be well capable of picking up the results they need, and they were so unlucky to come away with nothing from their game at champions Manchester City, conceding amid controversy in the closing stages after launching a spiri...More
Carles Gil is seeking talks with Tim Sherwood over his Aston Villa future, the Daily Telegraph has reported, after failing to win a place under the new manager.
Gil moved to the Premier League from Valencia in the January transfer window, signed by Sherwood’s predecessor, Paul Lambert. Gil joined in the middle but Lambert was sacked a month later and Sherwood has largely overlooked the former Spain Under-21 international, whose on...More
Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke has been ruled out of making a big-money move away from the Midlands club in the summer, according to his agent Eric Kismet, reports Sky Sports.
The Belgian international, 24, has enjoyed an incredible turnaround in form under new manager Tim Sherwood, which has seen his stock rise once more. Benteke has endured a difficult time with the Villans after a fantastic breakthrough season in 2012/13...More
Aston Villa will hope to maintain their momentum from reaching the FA Cup final by beating Manchester City away from home for the first time in the league since April 2007.
A routine win over a lacklustre West Ham United did little to reassure the champions’ recent critics, with Yaya Toure - so destructive in this fixture last season - the subject of many rumours linking him with a move away. This match does at least provide them ...More
View All Articles