Sunday Aug 17
Alan Hutton is Aston Villa's comeback king as defender who Randy...
Hutton was one of six players branded the 'bomb squad' by Aston Villa owner Randy Lerner because they earned too much money But the Scotland international impressed on his return to Premier League action after 27 months as Villa beat Stoke City 1-0 Aston Villa's comeback king Alan Hutton, one of the so-called 'Bomb Squad' of high-earners that owner ... (more)
Sunday Aug 17
PHOTOS: Aston Villa's 1-0 win at Stoke City in pictures
For the second season in a row, Paul Lambert's side hit the ground running - but fans will hope that can continue this time around.
Sunday Aug 17
Pieters: Competition good for team
Stoke defender Erik Pieters believes the club's current strength in depth means players will soon lose their places in the team if their performances are not up to scratch.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Late drama for Spurs, Villa win
Tottenham recorded a dramatic late 1-0 derby win over West Ham, while Aston Villa and Hull won, with draws at Leicester and West Brom.
Gruesome, phlegmy start to the season for Ashley Young
Manchester United star Ashley Young, it's fair to say, isn't exactly the most popular player in the Premier League.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Andreas Weimann's goal gives Aston Villa opening-day 1-0 win at Stoke
An early second-half strike from Andreas Weimann gave Aston Villa a 1-0 victory against Stoke at the Britannia Stadium on the opening day of the Premier League season Saturday.
Andreas Weimann's goal gives Aston Villa a 1-0 win at Stoke City
Andreas Weimann's second-half goal was enough to give Aston Villa a valuable three points against a lacklustre Stoke City.
Stoke City 0-1 Aston Villa: New boy Bojan impresses for Potters but Weimann wins it for Villa
Paul Lambert's side were good value for the victory at the Britannia Stadium this afternoon, as Mark Hughes looks to bed in Stoke's new players Andreas Weimann ensured that Aston Villa left the Britannia stadium with all three points after a hard-faught victory against Stoke.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Prepare for a new look Aston Villa this season
Whatever system Paul Lambert decides to use against Stoke one thing is assured: Villa will have a completely different look to last season.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Andreas Weimann wants to be Aston Villa's frontman next season and not a wide boy
The Austrian international scored only six times last season after mainly being deployed out wide but fancies more starts up top The Austrian ace was criticised by fans last season as he only scored six goals after penning a new contract.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
State of Play: Aston Villa
A summer of underwhelming transfer business, allied with Randy Lerner's failure to find a buyer and Roy Keane's installation as No.2, will make for a volatile season By Sam Lee Paul Lambert starts the season as one of the favourites for the sack after two seasons of relegation scraps and a summer of uninspiring acquisitions.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Aston Villa 0-0 Parma: Paul Lambert's men can only manage a draw against Serie A side
Aston Villa's missing fans will need a little more convincing before they start queuing around the block for season tickets despite an impressive late cameo from teenager Jack Grealish.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Aston Villa: What We Learned from the Wins over FC Dallas and Houston Dynamo
Aston Villa continued their solid pre-season form last week as they notched a pair of victories on their Texas tour, beating MLS teams FC Dallas and Houston Dynamo 2-0 and 1-0 respectively.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Aston Villa deal Dynamo a familiar result
Houston Dynamo defender Kofi Sardokie, right, is tripped up by Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett during the first half of the BBVA Compass Dynamo Charities Cup, Saturday, July 26, 2014, at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Premier League - Friendlies: City and Villa win, but Palace held
Argentine youngster Bruno Zuculini opened the scoring after just two minutes with a strike from distance.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tottenham, Aston Villa win while Liverpool lost to Roma
A 90th-minute own goal Wednesday cost Liverpool a 1-0 loss to AS Roma but an early spill left striker Fabio Borini with a much more worrisome right shoulder injury.
Andreas Weimann and Charles N'Zogbia give Aston Villa second pre-season win at FC Dallas
Aston Villa made it two out of two in pre-season with a 2-0 win over MLS side FC Dallas courtesy of goals from Andreas Weimann and Charles N'Zogbia.