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City striker Guidetti attracting widespread interest

Ian Edwards | January, 6 2014

Manchester City striker John Guidetti is attracting interest from a host of clubs in the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A. • Mooney: City's window plans Stoke have made an initial enquiry about loaning him until the end of the season...

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...

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