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Villa keeper likely to get more international time

Aston Villa's Brad Guzan should be the USA's number one for at least a year following Tim Howard's announcement that he is taking a break from the national team.

Villa keeper likely to get more international time

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Aston Villa's Brad Guzan should be the USA's number one for at least a year following Tim Howard's announcement that he is taking a break from the national team.

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Villa poach transformative figure from Arsenal

Aston Villa have officially announced the hiring of former Arsenal CCO Tom Fox as the club's new CEO.

Villa poach transformative figure from Arsenal

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Aston Villa have officially announced the hiring of former Arsenal CCO Tom Fox as the club's new CEO.

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Benteke could return before October

Christian Benteke may be back in time for Aston Villa's October match with Manchester City, and Paul Lambert has confirmed that he is definitely ahead of schedule.

Benteke could return before October

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Christian Benteke may be back in time for Aston Villa's October match with Manchester City, and Paul Lambert has confirmed that he is definitely ahead of schedule.

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Tactical Preview: Aston Villa vs. Newcastle United

After recording an opening day win, will manager Paul Lambert stick with the same formation?

Tactical Preview: Aston Villa vs. Newcastle United

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After recording an opening day win, will manager Paul Lambert stick with the same formation?

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Arsenal's Fox to be Villa's cunning new CEO

Randy Lerner is set to make a cunning appointment by naming Tom Fox as the new Aston Villa Chief Executive.

Arsenal's Fox to be Villa's cunning new CEO

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Randy Lerner is set to make a cunning appointment by naming Tom Fox as the new Aston Villa Chief Executive.

Andi Weimann soaks himself for charity

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Not the first Villa player to undertake the Ice Bucket Challenge, Andi Weimann did it in unforgettable fashion

Bennett officially out on loan

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Aston Villa have sent Joe Bennett on a season-long loan to Brighton today.

Defender appears set for season-long loan

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Aston Villa's Joe Bennett looks set for a year-long move to Brighton amidst the glut of left backs at Villa Park.

Stoke-Villa community player rating results

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The results are in for our community player ratings of Villa's performance against Stoke. Spoiler alert: winning games leads to solid marks.

Captain obvious Riise attempts to steal a contract

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John Arne Riise claims Villa are interested in him in the most obvious attempt to steal a contract you'll ever see.

Off to League Two: Young defender ready for loan

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Aston Villa's 20-year-old centre back Janoi Donacien is joining Tranmere Rovers on loan until January. He will gain some valuable experience.

Best and worst vs Stoke: AVFC player ratings

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Submit your player ratings for Aston Villa's 1-0 win over Stoke City.

Stoke City 0-1 Aston Villa

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Andreas Weimann got all three points for Villa in a strong opening day performance.

Vote for Aston Villa's Man of the Match!

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Who was your Man of the Match against Stoke? Vote here!

Aston Villa vs. Stoke City: Lineups & open thread

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Ready for the season opener? Join us here for the open match thread and lineups as Aston Villa take on Stoke City

Paul Lambert has some decent options this year

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Carlos Sánchez gives Paul Lambert a full squad for the first time in his Villa tenure. It's one that offers flexibility, some quality, and competition for spots in the team.

Carlos Sánchez signs for Aston Villa

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The Colombian international and defensive Midfielder has joined the ranks at B6, signing a 4-year deal with Paul Lambert's side.

Stoke City vs. Aston Villa, match preview

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This is one of the most important seasons in the Premier League era for Aston Villa, and tomorrow we'll get our first look at how up to the challenge Paul Lambert's side appear to be.

Aston Villa's new signing is very versatile

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Kieran Richardson may be branded as Aston Villa's summer signing who can do it all. Maybe not everything, but he can play just about anywhere on the left.

Transfer Talk: Aston Villa's new left back

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Paul Lambert has brought in another left back, and hopefully Aly Cissokho can hold down the job.

Get to know Villa's wonderkid wing wizard

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Just 18, Jack Grealish is an exciting young talent that could be a difference maker for Aston Villa this season.

Roundtable: The biggest question of them all

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We've left the biggest question for the end of the week: who will win the Premier League and where do Villa fit into that picture?

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