clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Aston Villa Transfer News And Rumours

Transfer Roundup – Holding Out Hope for a Holding Midfielder

7500 to Holte brings you the latest Aston Villa transfer rumours and assesses their likelihood as the window draws to a close

Five-Year cycles, Leicester City, and sustainable squad building - when does long-term planning meet short-term success for Aston Villa?

A supplement to our transfer round-up series as we dive into the squad building policy in modern football and what that means for Aston Villa in this post-Grealish world.

Transfer Round-Up: Lange has a literal interpretation of the word ‘SignINGS’

7500 to Holte brings you a bumper transfer round-up to deal with the madness of the last week, which may prove to be decisive in Aston Villa’s season.

Transfer Round-Up: Will Aston Villa add Bailey to their forward cocktail?

7500 to Holte’s transfer round-up is back! As club football becomes the focus again, so to does Villa’s transfer activity — in particular, the club’s search for another attacker.

Alternative Transfer Targets: The search for a number 10

7500 to Holte takes up the role of Aston Villa’s data scout to highlight players who could fill the number 10 position for Aston Villa.

Alternative Transfer Targets: Looking for a defensive midfielder

7500 To Holte role plays as Johan Lange’s search for a defensive midfielder continues after Villa drop out of the race for Pape Matar Sarr.

Transfer Round-Up Special: The A-Z of Grealish to Manchester City

7500 to Holte brings you a deep dive on the speculation surrounding Jack Grealish's future — why do City want him now? Where has the £100 million price tag come from? And why Villa and Grealish’s market value are entwined.

Transfer Round-Up: Fine Villa, We’ll Talk About Emile Smith Rowe Again!

Four more transfer rumors brought to you by 7500 to Holte. We look at Villa’s continuing interest in Smith Rowe and where he might fit in, exciting Argentinian attacker Álvarez, and is Winks underrated?

Transfer Round-Up: Can We Have Milner Back Too Please? 

This week’s collection of rumors features returning players, potential free transfer pickups, and defenders from Manchester United, as well as thoughts on Ashley Young, who is all of the above.

Feeling Young again! - Looking back at Ashley Young’s Aston Villa highlight reel

He’s back! So lets jump in the way back machine and remember when the young winger was considered one of the best in England.

Transfer Round-Up: Where will Villa shop for their midfield options?

7500 to Holte assesses a spate of recent midfield transfer rumors — who is Pape Sarr and is James Ward-Prowse worth it? But above all, how likely are they to join?

Bienvenido a Aston Villa, Emi Buendia!

With the transfer of Emi Buendia from Norwich City to Aston Villa now confirmed by both clubs, it’s time to look at the stats that make the Argentine a must-watch next season.

Transfer Round-Up: Lange has found some targets down the back of his spreadsheet

7500 to Holte takes a look at the latest transfer speculation surrounding Aston Villa as five more targets are added to the board — which stories are likely and which are busts?

Transfer Round-Up: Will Villa follow travel guidelines and buy domestic?

7500 to Holte guides you through the paper talk surrounding Villa’s incoming transfers. Who’s linked? Will they fit in? Which stories are likely and which are non-starters?

Transfer Round-Up: Relax, Grealish is staying

Daniel Pritchard guides you through the paper talk surrounding the Villa squad. Who is staying? Who is going? Which stories are based in reality, and which are just looking for clicks?

Summer Transfer Targets: What’s needed?

With the season starting to wrap up, Miles Rosbrook has a ponder as to which way Dean Smith may go over the summer in order to strengthen the squad.

Aston Villa acquire French Midfielder Sanson for a reported £14m fee from Olympique Marseille

Club makes first buy of the January transfer window

Should Aston Villa keep Conor Hourihane or set him free?

With Conor Hourihane seemingly heading for the exit door, let’s take a look over his time at Aston Villa.

Captain Jack Grealish signs 5-year contract to remain at Aston Villa

Villa take care of the most important summer move.

xV: Aston Villa need to avoid a damaging transfer saga with Jack Grealish

There are clear parallels between Wilfried Zaha and Villa’s captain — the Claret and Blues need to avoid the type of saga Crystal Palace find themselves enveloped in.

Aaron Tshibola is off to Belgium

Reports show that Tshibola has been sold to Waasland-Brveren

Christian Purslow wants to ‘reward’ the Premier League with a competitive Aston Villa side

Speaking on Sky Sports you can tell that Villa’s CEO means business.

Aston Villa did the right thing by releasing Birkir Bjarnason

Thor is off - but his release isn't a bad thing.

Rumour: Villa set to smash transfer record - again?

A rumour is linking Villa to French forward Wissam Ben Yedder

Hogan set for Stoke City move

Unwanted - Hogan will move out on loan.

The making and meaning of Marvelous Nakamba

I spoke to Robson Sharuko about the meaning of Marvelous Nakamba’s transfer to Aston Villa

Andre Green's loan move to Preston is just the ticket

Andre Green's loan move could change the direction of his future

Nakamba joins the Villa

Marvelous is the latest Villan

Heaton's here: Villa sign top-tier goalkeeper

Villa have purchased Tom Heaton

Aston Villa agree fee for Tom Heaton

Burnley have accepted Villa’s latest offer for Tom Heaton

Holtecast: Heating up the football

James and Danny are back to discuss Villa’s pre-season on the latest Holtecast

Aston Villa finalize Douglas Luiz signing

The paperwork isn't quite done but the defensive midfielder is wearing the kit