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Archives: Aston Villa

Stiliyan Petrov Says He Doesn’t Want Aston Villa Fans to Continue ’19th Minute’ Tribute: Daily Soccer Report

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Stiliyan Petrov

Message to Aston Villa supporters: Former club captain Stiliyan Petrov says that he doesn’t want Villa fans to continue with the 19th minute tribute to him at Villa Park: “Fans have asked me about it and I want to make … Continue reading

NBC Poster Campaign: EPL Teams As New York City Boroughs & Neighborhoods [PHOTO]

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The advertising campaign by NBC Sports to promote it’s Premier League coverage continues to win plaudits with videos, billboards in Times Square and subway cars. And now, NBC has taken to the streets of New York City with a street … Continue reading

How Has Your Premier League Club Fared in the Transfer Window So Far? Read Our Report Card

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Only 27 days remain in the summer transfer window in England, and teams are getting close to wrapping up their pre-season friendlies ahead of the August 17 kick-off to the Premier League season. Based on the transfer signings so far … Continue reading

Fulham Offer £6million for Aston Villa Striker Darren Bent: Daily Soccer Report

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Fulham have made a £6million offer to try to sign striker Darren Bent from Aston Villa, according to The Daily Mail newspaper today. The paper reports than an initial £4million offer was turned down last weekend, and that Newcastle’s Director of … Continue reading

Christian Benteke Agrees Aston Villa Contract Extension Through 2017

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Tottenham Hotspur have been dealt a major blow in the transfer window with the news that Aston Villa have signed an extension to Christian Benteke’s contract to keep him at Villa Park through 2017. Despite initially handing in a transfer … Continue reading

An American Apology: Sorry for Ruining the Premier League

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As we all know another Premier League team has been bought by another money hungry (Pakistani) American. So naturally there is a ton of outrage. How couldn’t there be? Fulham, a club that has been English owned for so long … Continue reading

Christian Benteke Should Think Twice Before Walking Out On Aston Villa

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As Aston Villa were reeling this week following Christian Benteke’s transfer request, manager Paul Lambert must have felt a victim of his own good work. Last summer, the Scotsman took over a team on an apparent unrelenting decline. As if … Continue reading

With Benteke Leaving Aston Villa, It’s Time For Lambert to Make Up With Darren Bent

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With Aston Villa potentially possessing an array of solid options up-front for the forthcoming season in the shape of a possible big money replacement for last season’s top-scorer Christian Benteke (if and when he leaves the club) and the emerging … Continue reading

Christian Benteke Hands In Transfer Request to Force Move Out Of Aston Villa

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Tottenham Hotspur may have at last found their striker now that Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke has handed in a transfer request and hasn’t traveled with the rest of the Villa squad who are in Germany for pre-season. Aston Villa … Continue reading

Brad Guzan Signs New 4-Year Deal At Aston Villa: Daily Soccer Report

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American goalkeeper Brad Guzan has signed a new four-year deal at Aston Villa, which will keep him at the club to the end of the 2016-17 season. “For me, it’s an honour and a privilege to play for Aston Villa … Continue reading

Voila! The Winning Designs From the Who Are Ya Designs T-Shirt Contest

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Who Are Ya Designs and World Soccer Talk recently teamed up to run a contest to give away some lovely prizes. But, on top of that, the 3 winners had their soccer T-shirt idea made into a real life T-shirt … Continue reading

10 Youth Prospects to Watch in the 2013-14 Premier League Season

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The summer transfer window is the golden opportunity for Premier League managers to delve into the depths of the transfer market to pick out that next star player, the next goal machine and, for some, the next great shot stopper. … Continue reading

Aston Villa Home and Away Shirts for 2013-14 Season Revealed [PHOTOS]

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Aston Villa have unveiled their new home and away shirts for the 2013-14 season. Designed and manufactured by Macron, this is by far my favorite home and away shirt combo of the 2013-14 season thus far. Aston Villa’s home shirt … Continue reading

Andreas Weimann Signs 3-Year Extension With Aston Villa

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Andreas Weimann

Aston Villa’s Andreas Weimann has signed a three-year extension to his contract with the Premier League club. Weimann, who had a fantastic season at Villa last year along with colleagues Christian Benteke and Brad Guzan, put pen to paper today … Continue reading

Aston Villa Agree £2.5m Fee for Winger Aleksandar Tonev: The Nightly EPL

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Aleksandar Tonev

Aston Villa have agreed a £2.5million deal with Lech Poznan to sign Bulgarian winger Aleksandar Tonev. The 23-year-old winger, who has played 11 times for his country, is expected to finalize the transfer this weekend. According to The Sun newspaper, sources … Continue reading

Aston Villa vs Chelsea, Premier League Gameweek 37: Open Thread

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Due to the FA Cup Final today, the Premier League matches have been moved to tomorrow except for Chelsea’s match against Aston Villa this morning (US time). Aston Villa versus Chelsea is being played today because the Blues play in … Continue reading

Aston Villa’s Stiliyan Petrov Retires From Football: The Daily EPL

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Aston Villa captain Stiliyan Petrov announced his retirement from football today following his battle against acute leukaemia. Petrov was diagnosed with the condition last year, but is currently in remission. Here’s what Petrov said today in a statement: “It is … Continue reading

Brad Guzan Wins Dual Aston Villa Player Of The Year Awards: The Daily EPL

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Believe it or not, but there’s been plenty of other Premier League news today that doesn’t involve Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson or David Moyes! American goalkeeper Brad Guzan has been named Player of the Year by Aston Villa, by … Continue reading