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Archives: Aston Villa

Premiership: Weakened Or Strongest Ever?

Posted on by Kratik Malhotra

The Premiership, probably at the moment, is the most open league for anyone to win since its introduction in 1992. The emergence of teams like Bolton and Sunderland is making them competitors worthy of testing the best in the league. … Continue reading

Premier League Links Of The Day: December 3, 2010

Posted on by Footie Phantom

Today’s video features the reaction to the World Cup going to Russia in 2018. A sad day for both England and the United States who thought their chances of hosting were real. Here’s the links: EPL preview and predictions [SB … Continue reading

Premier League Links Of The Day: December 2, 2010

Posted on by Footie Phantom

Today’s video features Birmingham City’s win over Aston Villa being marred by violence. Here’s the links: Carling Cup violence [Mail] Keane against the snood [Dirty Tackle] Balotelli scores twice [Mail] A man against the EPL [Four Four Two] The own … Continue reading

Premier League Links Of The Day: November 30, 2010

Posted on by Footie Phantom

Today’s ‘Premier League Links Of The Day’ features Rooney the “Street Striker”. The English footballer is on the hunt for a player from the streets. Here’s the links: Team News [False 10] Hart praises Tevez [Give Me Football] Chelsea practice … Continue reading

EPL Fantasy League Tips – Gameweek 15

Posted on by Stuart Webb

Well this season is just getting harder and harder to predict. Having just absorbed last week’s action Game Week 15 is here and no doubt will throw up plenty more surprises. The Premier League weekend kicks off Saturday lunchtime at … Continue reading

Fantasy League Tips Gameweek 11

Posted on by Stuart Webb

Phew!! Well what can I say? If it hadn’t been for the antics of Nani and the reliable consistency of Charlie Adam, last week’s effort would have been disastrous. This could end up being a cryptic tips column where doing … Continue reading

Fantasy Premier League Tips – Gameweek 10

Posted on by Stuart Webb

Hello and welcome to EPL Talk’s new weekly Fantasy League tips column. If you are constantly experiencing selection problems ahead of the weekends fixtures this is the column for you (hopefully!). Every week I will do my best to not … Continue reading

Is it Heskey’s Time To Shine Under Houllier?

Posted on by Thomas Flower

Frozen out towards the end of Martin O’Neill’s reign at Aston Villa one man who would have been delighted to see Gerard Houllier return to the Premier League is former England international Emile Heskey. The Frenchman took Heskey to Merseyside … Continue reading

Wolves: So Little To Show For So Much Effort.

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Another Premier League game, another defeat and you’d be mistaken for thinking Wolves were a side struggling to play football. Oddly, Wolves have lost the last 3 league games when they probably deserved so much more for their efforts. After … Continue reading

Wolves 1-2 Aston Villa, A Winning Start For Houllier

Posted on by James Beckett

Gerard Houllier has Emile Heskey to thank for making his first Premier League game in charge of Aston Villa a memorable one. In a match which was very much a game of two half’s, Houllier’s side showed that they do … Continue reading

Houllier Needs To Hit The Ground Running

Posted on by Paul Bestall

So after a somewhat belated start to his managerial career at Villa Park, Gerard Houllier will need little time to assimilate himself back in to the rigours of English football. His six year stint at Liverpool is still fresh in … Continue reading

Is Houllier The Right Man For Aston Villa?

Posted on by James Beckett

Former Liverpool boss Gérard Houllier is reportedly the man earmarked to take over at Aston Villa. The commanding Frenchmen has been out of work since 2007 after leaving Lyon but rumours have it that he is currently considering  an offer from … Continue reading

Why Aston Villa Made a Wrong Decision to Rule Out Bob Bradley

Posted on by Christopher Harris

When Aston Villa chief executive Paul Faulkner issued a club statement Sunday afternoon announcing that the Midlands side had identified the two most important traits in the search for a new manager, US coach Bob Bradley was effectively ruled out … Continue reading

Bob Bradley Should Become Aston Villa Manager if Kevin MacDonald Fails

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Aston Villa’s Kevin MacDonald has been given the next two matches to prove whether he’s capable of doing the job on a permanent basis. The first match is Thursday night in the Europa League against Rapid Vienna, which is followed … Continue reading

Is Manchester City Move Right For Milner?

Posted on by Thomas Flower

So the transfer saga of the summer is over as Manchester City have finally completed the signing of England international James Milner with Stephen Ireland moving to Villa Park as part of the deal. While Manchester City have undoubtedly got … Continue reading