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Joleon Lescott Set To End His Aston Villa Nightmare [Report]

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Joleon Lescott of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion at Villa Park on September 19, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Joleon Lescott is believed to be following fellow centre-back Ciaran Clark out of Villa Park.  Akin to his former Irish teammate, he too is making the switch to a fellow Championship side; in Lescott’s case, to Elland Road and Leeds United according to a report in the Telegraph. The 33-year-old former England international had a year to forget as he …

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Aston Villa In Talks With Former Manchester United Manager

SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 13: David Moyes during a press conference after he was presented as Real Sociedad's new head coach at Estadio Anoeta on November 13, 2014 in San Sebastian, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

After over six months out of a job, former Manchester United and Everton boss David Moyes could be set for a return to football with relegated Aston Villa. As one Alex Ferguson successor is set to be fired today, another could be back in gainful employment in the coming days. Moyes has been out of the game since being sacked …

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Aston Villa Takeover: Fans’ Expectations Need To Be Measured

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: A general view outside the ground prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Hull City at Villa Park on August 31, 2014 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

For every Roman Abramovich, there’s a Venky’s. For every Sheikh Mansour, a Sacha Gaydamak. Aston Villa fans would do well to remember this as they rejoice the fact that Randy Lerner has finally sold the club to Chinese businessman Dr. Tony Xia. Not all that long ago fans were celebrating the end of the long reign of Doug Ellis. Villa …

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Hope Fading Fast For The Sinking Ship That Is Aston Villa

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 03: Aston Villa fans display a club flag during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Hull City at Villa Park on May 3, 2014 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

The sacking of Remi Garde spelled a new era for Aston Villa as one of England’s oldest clubs prepare for life in the Championship. The Frenchman was brought on board to help steer Villa out of their nose dive – but instead, they ended up spiraling even faster. It’s been without a doubt one of the worst club/ managerial campaigns in Premier …

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Dutch Legend Expresses Interest In Aston Villa Manager Job

Aston Villa need to turn things around quickly and to do that they need a new manager, following the departure of Remi Garde yesterday. With Aston Villa now without a manager following the sacking of Remi Garde after only four months in charge and with relegation all but inevitable, things appear bleak for the famous Birmingham club. Positive news has …

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Aston Villa Set To Sack Manager Rémi Garde Within 48 Hours

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Remi Garde Manager of Aston Villa looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Aston Villa at Etihad Stadium on March 5, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

The Aston Villa “drop like a stone” project continues apace. Rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table since October, it looks for all the world like it would take an absolute miracle for them to avoid relegation to the Championship. Here is how the bottom of the @premierleague looks after @SwansOfficial‘s win: #SNF https://t.co/P4iyP9iK1C pic.twitter.com/Yb40JfW06I — Sky Sports …

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Watch: Jamie Carragher Destroys Aston Villa After Liverpool Humiliation

ROTHERHAM, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Jamie Carragher of England looks on during the International U17 Friendly match between England U17 and Germany U17 at the New York Stadium on November 20, 2015 in Rotherham, England. (

Jamie Carragher was in no mood for mincing his words after watching Aston Villa’s 6-0 capitulation at the hands of Liverpool. Although Rémi Garde’s side never looked like winning at any particular time, especially as the returning Daniel Sturridge had the visitors in front after just fifteen minutes, they fell to pieces around the hour mark as four goals flew …

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Aston Villa Boss Confirms He Is Looking To Poach Arsenal Star

Aston Villa boss Remi Garde has just confirmed that he has spoken to Arsene Wenger about a number of Arsenal players with one defender in particular in mind. Arsenal right-back Mathieu Debuchy gave a strong indication back in November that he could part company with the club in the January transfer window. The French defender has become second choice for …

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Did Aston Villa Act Too Quickly In Sacking Tim Sherwood?

Aston Villa fell to yet another defeat at home to Arsenal on Sunday and remain rooted to the foot of the Premier League table, favourites (in the opinion of many) to go down. The chances are an established Premier League side that finds itself in or around the drop zone will change manager at some point during the season. Villa, …

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Twitter Reacts As Tim Sherwood Says Brendan Rodgers Could Have Managed Real Madrid

It’s happened, it’s finally happened. Tim Sherwood has gone mad. Well, madder. Brendan Rodgers and Real Madrid, oh how we’d love to see that.  ‘We might have seen him at Real Madrid!’ – Sherwood defends under-pressure Rodgers #LFC http://t.co/S8ymnrkX5y pic.twitter.com/Y9RslFBZO7 — Goal UK (@GoalUK) September 26, 2015 Brendan Rodgers must have been sitting in the team hotel, focusing on the …

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Manchester United Top Charts For Bringing Through Academy Players

“You can win lots with kids” is probably what Alan Hansen should have said all those years ago such is Manchester United’s philosophy of investing in youth prospects to gain success. Despite wholesale changes in that policy from current boss Louis van Gaal and the fact United’s current squad cost over €530 million to assemble however, there is still statistical evidence, for …

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