Tuesday Sep 9
Chelsea Transfer News: Blues Must Continue Testing Jack Grealish's Villa Loyalty
Chelsea are reportedly lurking to take advantage of the contract situation of Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish, and the Blues have to continue with their attempts to sign the highly touted Irishman. According to the Daily Star 's Adrian Kajumba , Grealish is yet to put pen to paper on a new deal that would replace his current contract, set to expire in the summer of 2015.
Tuesday Sep 9
Why Manuel Pellegrini Should Keep Faith with Joe Hart
During the second half of Manchester City 's opening-weekend win over Newcastle, a free-kick from the right was whipped in dangerously by Jack . Joe Hart came rushing out in an attempt to deal with it but got nowhere near the ball, and Paul 't believe his luck as he found himself with a clear sight of goal inside the box, somehow managed to head over the bar.
Tuesday Sep 9
Look ahead to the Republic of Ireland football team of 2015
After the year-long phoney war of friendlies, Martin O'Neill belatedly began his competitive tenure in the Ireland hot seat with a 2-1 victory over Georgia. The win came courtesy of two fine goals by O'Neill's old Celtic charge, Aiden McGeady, the second struck in the final minute of the game.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Aston Villa: Team-mates backing Jack Grealish to become a star
Teenager already making a big impression among his more experienced team-mates after featuring in three of Villa's four games so far this season The 18-year-old is streets ahead of any other teenager at the club and is already pushing for a Premier League start. Grealish is now firmly part of the first team having featured in three of Villa's four fixtures this term.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Alex Pearce celebrates scoring Ireland's second goal
Republic of Ireland's Kevin Doyle celebrates his goal during the International Friendly at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Ireland.
Shay Given hoping to persuade Aston Villa youngster to stick with Ireland
Republic of Ireland under-21 international Jack Grealish is wanted by England , but Aston Villa teammate Shay Given is hoping to persuade the teenager to commit to the green jersey for good.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
O'Neill to face biggest test
Martin O'Neill is relishing the task of finally sending his Republic of Ireland team into battle in earnest for the first time.
Martin O'Neill ready for battle as Republic of Ireland warm up for Euro 2016 qualifiers
Falcao, Welbeck and Remy were all last-gasp striker signings for top clubs...so, who now possesses the most fearsome threesome? Falcao's late, late loan to United was done AFTER the transfer window shut.
The Northern Echo
Republic of Ireland's Shay Given
The 18-year-old Aston Villa midfielder is currently at the centre of a tug of war between Ireland and England and has asked for more time to make his decision as he emerges as a genuine talent.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Given: No Ireland guarantees
Shay Given has insisted his return to the Republic of Ireland fold came with no guarantees that he would add to his 125 senior international caps.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Premier League - Aston Villa v Hull preview: Dawson to make debut
Team news, match facts, manager quotes and fantasy pick for the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Hull at Villa Park.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Villa keeper Shay Given representing the Republic of Ireland
Boss Martin O'Neill is considering adding the veteran stopper after positive reports from his assistant Roy Keane who has been working closely with him at Aston Villa .
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Aston Villa v Hull preview
Aston Villa take on Hull City at Villa Park, with both sides looking to respond to their midweek cup exits.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Shay Given in line for shock international return - reports
Donegal's Shay Given looks set for a return to the Republic of Ireland fold after an absence of two years.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
South End Standard
Romain Vincelot's strike sent Aston Villa crashing out of the Capital One Cup
Leyton Orient became the latest lower league team to inflict more cup misery on Aston Villa, winning 1-0 at Villa Park.
Vincelot heads home late winner as Leyton Orient cause League Cup upset at Aston Villa
Leyton Orient's Lloyd James tackles Aston Villa's Carlos Sanchez during the Capital One Cup at Villa Park.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Aston Villa V Leyton Orient at Villa Park : Match Preview
Aston Villa V Leyton Orient - view commentary, squad, and statistics of the game live.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Kevin Kilbane, Shay Given believe Balotelli will make 'immediate impact' at Liverpool
Former Manchester City striker Balotelli is set to complete a 16 million pounds move to the Anfield club from AC Milan on Monday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Balotelli 'will thrive at Liverpool'
"Mario is an impact player, will make a difference straight away and might be what Liverpool need," said ex-Everton winger Kilbane.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Paul Lambert focused on turning Villa Park woes into wins after adding vital experience to squad
After starting the season with a win at Stoke the Aston Villa boss is confident that he has the ability and experience in his squad to end torrid time at home Lambert's young guns struggled at Villa Park in his first two campaigns at the helm - claiming just five and six respective wins out of a possible 19 as Villa narrowly beat the drop.