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Aston Villa have opened talks with Manager Paul Lambert over a new deal. The Manager arrived at Villa Park in 2012 replacing Alex Mcleish.
Aston Villa chairman Randy Lerner has told supporters that the club have no plans to axe Paul Lambert from the club, even if they are relegated at the end of the season.
Aston Villa owner Randy Lerner has reportedly told top level club executives that he wants to bring former Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez to Aston Villa as a replacement for Alex McLeish.
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson isn't happy that so many of his squad will be taking part in the London Olympics. Fergie revealed that as many as 12 of his players could play some part in this summer's tournament.
Former Villa boss, Martin O'Neill, wants his favourite striker, Agbonlahor, to join him at Sunderland. Aston Villa has set an asking price of £12million for the 25-year old.
Manchester United kept their title hopes within touching distance today as they swept aside Aston Villa 4-0 at Old Trafford. Goals from Wayne Rooney (2), Danny Welbeck and Nani ensured United remain 5 points ahead of Man City at the top of the Premier League.
Aston Villa are tracking Dutch striker Bas Dost, who currently plays for Heerenveen in the Eredivisie. The Villains are impressed with Dost, who has already bagged 22 goals this year for his team. Villa have competition for Dost's signature, as other teams are interested.
Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish has earmarked Croatian striker Ivica Olic as a possible transfer signing in the January transfer window. The Bayern Munich man's contract will expire at the Allianz Arena and the Villains are watching closely.
Alex McLeish today admitted that the club have already been discussing potential transfer targets for the summer. The Villains have been linked with a move for Ivica Olic, and chairman Randy Lerner has reportedly given McLeish a budget of 17 million to spend come June.
Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish has been considering a move for Blackburn Rovers defender Scott Dann, the defender who reportedly remains unhappy with life at Ewood Park.
Aston Villa have been unable to extend the loan spell of Ireland international striker Robbie Keane, despite ongoing talks between the Villains and the LA Galaxy. Keane will return to the MLS on February 25th.
Aston Villa have been offered Wigan striker Hugo Rodallega, according to reports. The Latics have offered their Colombian forward to manager Alex McLeish at a cut price rate, believed to be in the region of 4.5 million GBP.
Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish has handed Jamaican striker Brian Brown a trial at the club. The 19 year old striker will arrive in England this week for a two week spell with the Villains.
Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish praised the performance of on loan Los Angeles Galaxy striker Robbie Keane against Wolves yesterday, and the Scotsman hopes the Irish international can continue to produce the goods for the remainder of his two month loan.
Alex McLeish wants to keep Stephen Ireland at Villa Park, despite talk of the Irish international looking for a move away. Ireland has finally forced his way into Villa's first team despite spending lengthy periods on the bench in recent years.
Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish has demanded big money before he would even consider selling striker Darren Bent to Liverpool. The Reds have been linked with a transfer for the former Sunderland forward.
Robbie Keane will today complete a two month loan move from LA Galaxy to Aston Villa. The Irish international striker will spend time on loan at Villa Park as a temporary forward for Alex McLeish.
Aston Villa defender James Collins has been linked with a sensational move to Premier League rivals Tottenham. The Welsh international recently entered new contract discussions with the Villains; but there appears to be some rival discussions regarding a move elsewhere.
Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish doesn't expect England international striker Darren Bent to quit the club this month, and has even revealed that Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish told him the Reds have no interest in a move for the striker.
South Korean midfielder Ki-Sung Yueng is wanted by Alex McLeish. Aston Villa are reportedly preparing a 4.5m GBP offer for the Korean international.