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Aston Villa

/ 16 days ago

Weston McKennie rejects $32 million move to Aston Villa

Weston McKennie has reportedly rejected a chance to move on from Juventus. The United States men's national team star supposedly dismissed the opportunity to play for Bournemouth and Aston Villa. Corriere dello Sport reports that McKennie rejected the two Premier League clubs in hopes that bigger teams will enter the race for his signature. Villa […]

Aston Villa

/ 18 days ago

Chicago Fire teenager jumps to Europe with Aston Villa

Chicago Fire teenage winger Jhon Duran is on his way to England to join Aston Villa. The 19-year-old thrived in Major League Soccer with Chicago. He scored eight goals and provided a further five assists this past season with the Fire. Duran joins Aston Villa for an initial fee of $18 million with $4 million […]

Aston Villa

/ 26 days ago

Stevenage dump Aston Villa out of the FA Cup

League Two side Stevenage scored two late goals to dump Aston Villa out of the FA Cup. Unai Emery’s side seemed to go through leading 1-0 thanks to Morgan Sanson’s goal in the 33rd minute but it was Stevenage who produced a Houdini act in the last few minutes of normal time for a famous […]

Aston Villa

/ 33 days ago

Spurs suffer blow in top four pursuit with loss to Aston Villa

Tottenham Hotspur were dealt a blow in their pursuit of a UEFA Champions League berth as they were beaten 2-0 at home by a spirited Aston Villa side. Antonio Conte’s team looked lackluster as they conceded two goals and failed to hit a shot on target in the second half to sum up a poor […]

Aston Villa

/ 39 days ago

18-year-old Stefan Bajcetic scores his first goal for Liverpool

Liverpool saw off a spirited second half performance from Aston Villa to grab a 3-1 victory on Boxing Day at Villa Park. The Reds were far from their best, but the three crucial points meant that Jurgen Klopp’s side are now back in the hunt for a top four finish. This was also the first […]

Aston Villa

/ 43 days ago

Aston Villa plans expansion of Villa Park to more than 50K

Aston Villa announced plans on Wednesday for expansion to the current stadium, Villa Park. The decision to add seats to the arena was approved by the Birmingham City Council. Increasing the maximum attendance to over 50,000 will now allow Villa to host major international tournaments. Current capacity at Villa Park is around 42,600. This is […]

Aston Villa

/ 90 days ago

Aston Villa allowing fans to vote on new club crest

Aston Villa has opened fan voting for a new club crest. The team previously announced that they would modernize their current crest with help from fan input. According to a video on the team's official website, nearly 13,000 people voiced their opinions on how the new badge should look. The West Midlands club has claimed […]

EPL commentators on NBC: Aug. 20 to 22

Just two games in, there is already a certain air around certain clubs in the English top flight. Liverpool's two draws has them a quick four points back of Manchester City and Arsenal. Those two clubs are the only clubs with two wins through two. However, plenty of teams have high moments over the first […]

EPL commentators on NBC: August 13 to 15

Matchday one in the Premier League was great. Underdogs Brighton, Fulham and Bournemouth pulled off strong results to start their seasons. Three of the most impressive performances, however, came from the usual suspects. Arsenal kicked off its season with a comfortable win at Selhurst Park. Erling Haaland bagged a brace in his Premier League debut […]

EPL commentators on NBC: August 5 to 7

Even though it has not even been four months, this feels like a long-awaited season of Premier League play. New signings, new managers and new teams entering the fold shape up for more drama in the Premier League. As seen back in November, NBC reupped its TV and streaming rights deal with the Premier League […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 184 days ago

Summer's Premier League transfers shape this season's outlook

For the most part, this summer's Premier League transfers have a few games under their belt. Even though the transfer window is still open, fans have a glimpse of what the season can hold. With new arrivals to the Premier League and major names flipping for major clubs inside the league, anticipation mounts as the […]