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Agent: Benteke won't leave in January

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | January, 3 2014

Christian Benteke's agent has said it is "ridiculous" to think the Belgium international striker will leave Aston Villa in January. • Kozak suffers broken leg Both Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly chasing Benteke,...

Villa striker Kozak ruled out for rest of season

Ian Edwards | January, 2 2014

Libor Kozak has been ruled out for the rest of the season at Aston Villa after breaking his leg in a training ground accident. The Czech Republic international -- signed in the summer for seven million pounds -- suffered the injury to his righ...

Lambert confident Benteke will come good

PA Sport | December, 30 2013

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is optimistic about Christian Benteke's chances of being back in the team for the New Year's Day match at Sunderland -- and soon returning to his form of last season. • Hughes: The fear factor Benteke, absent ...

FA Cup: Arsenal draw Spurs, United face Swans

ESPN staff | December, 8 2013

Arsenal will face another North London derby this season as they drew Tottenham in the third round of the FA Cup. • FA Cup: Grimsby shock• Tamworth 1-2 Bristol City• Cambridge Utd 0-2 Sheff UtdThe Gunners, top of the Premier Lea...

Lambert: Dropping Benteke the right call

Ian Edwards, | December, 5 2013

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert is convinced his dropping of Christian Benteke sent out the right message. Belgium international Benteke was ommitted from the starting line-up for the 3-2 victory over Southampton on Wednesday night after a mi...

Lambert: Benteke not up to standard

ESPN staff, | December, 3 2013

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert believes star striker Christian Benteke has become a “victim of his own success”. • Hughes: Away form tested Benteke, an 8 million euro buy from Genk last year, starred in his debut...

Lambert open minded on N'Zogbia

Ian Edwards, | November, 27 2013

Paul Lambert claims he will keep an open mind on whether Charles N’Zogbia has a future at Aston Villa - but will not rush the winger into a return from a serious Achilles tendon injury. N'Zogbia was initially given a January date for a r...

Lambert delighted with Villa togetherness

November, 26 2013

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has praised the togetherness of his dressing room after watching his players recover from a nightmare start to take a Midlands derby point in a 2-2 draw at West Bromich Albion. • Hughes: Triple change key &...

Vlaar salutes spirit after Villa comeback

PA Sport | November, 25 2013

Aston Villa captain Ron Vlaar saluted his team's spirit after they recovered from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with West Brom. The Baggies and Shane Long in particular caught Villa cold early on as two fine strikes from the striker put them clear. I...

Strachan questions Hutton's omission

Ian Edwards | November, 15 2013

Gordon Strachan has risked a confrontation with Paul Lambert for questioning why Alan Hutton has been ostracised by the Aston Villa manager. • Hughes: Goalkeeping question Hutton has played four games this season, all for Scotland,...

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