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  1. Shay Given seeks to banish cup final snub by helping Aston Villa beat LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... look back in football, you've just got to look forward. I'd love to win a trophy and make a bit of history at Aston Villa.' The 38-year-old has played in all four of Villa's FA Cup matches this season and has kept two clean-sheets Manager Tim ...


  2. Aston Villa vs Liverpool: Birthday boy Shay Given desperate to exercise Wembley demonsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    For a man who has achieved so much in football - and is regarded by Martin O'Neill as one of the best keepers of his generation - Shay Given still feels he has a point to prove. Tomorrow, the Aston Villa shot-stopper will be 39 - but the birthday celebrations will be soured if he hasn't finally exorcised his demons.


  3. Shay Given: I've had a personal turnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Shay Given admits he feels wanted at Aston Villa again as he prepares to complete a remarkable turnaround in his career. The keeper celebrates his 39th birthday on Monday and will start against Liverpool in Sunday's FA Cup semi final.


  4. Aston Villa vs Liverpool: This FA Cup run has been wonderful,' says veteran Shay GivenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... the goalkeeping coach, Terry Gennoe, to tell me I wasn't playing. That was a bit of a slap in the face." For the Aston Villa goalkeeper, the old Wembley was not a happy place - he had lost the 1998 final with Newcastle against Arsenal, as a ...


  5. Aston Villa v LiverpoolRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Liverpool duo Martin Skrtel and Steven Gerrard both return from suspension for the FA Cup semi-final against Aston Villa at Wembley. However, only the Slovakian centre-back is likely to regain his place in the starting line-up as Gerrard has played just 27 minutes of football since February 10 because of injury and a three-match ban.


  6. It's not all about Steven Gerrard! Lucas on his own mission to...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Lucas Leiva would like to remind people it is not just Steven Gerrard playing out his own emotional journey in Sunday's FA Cup semi-final against Aston Villa at Wembley. The Brazilian has been at Anfield for eight years and holds the unwanted record of playing more games for Liverpool without winning a major trophy than anyone else in 50 years.


  7. Nottingham Forest duo react on Twitter to Blackburn Rovers drawRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business News

    ... Antonio found the target twice for the visitors. Gardner, who joined the Reds on loan from Premier League outfit Aston Villa, played the entire 90 minutes of the Championship game. The 22-year-old was understandably disappointed with the final ...


  8. Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given: I'm nagging Jack Grealish to choose Ireland over EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcBurton

    Shay Given is still nagging talented teenager Jack Grealish to commit his long-term international future to the Republic of Ireland. The Aston Villa attacker, who was named Ireland U21's player of the year last month has yet to pledge his allegiance with England also an option.


  9. Aston Villa at Wembley: The 50 most memorable claret and blue moments in the FA CupRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

    Aston Villa attempt to add to their FA Cup folklore when they take on Liverpool in this afternoon's semi-final tie at Wembley.Villa have a long and illustrious history in the competition, even if successes have been in short supply in modern times. Here we look back at 50 memorable moments and quirky facts - some good and some bad - from the claret and blues' FA Cup past.


  10. Aston Villa v Liverpool Preview: All eyes on Gerrard ahead of Wembley returnRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    The former England captain is available again after a three-match suspension for a stamp on Manchester United's Ander Herrera as he looks to sign off with silverware The spotlight will be firmly fixed on Steven Gerrard when Liverpool and Aston Villa meet on Sunday at Wembley for a place in the FA Cup final. Liverpool's talismanic captain is available for selection for this weekend's semi-final after serving a three-match ban following his uncharacteristic moment of madness against arch-rivals Manchester United.


  11. Aston Villa Wembley betting: What price our man Gregg Evans's semi final prediction?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcLichfield

    Whether you are putting your money where your mouth is and backing Villa to win or whether you are betting on Liverpool prevailing as an insurance policy to soften the blow of defeat here's a quick glance at some of the odds available. William Hill have the best odds for this selection, offering 120/1 for Benteke to score first and Villa to win 2-1.


  12. Aston Villa star wants Wembley win for absenteeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business News

    With the Colombian suspended for tomorrow's FA Cup semi-final against Liverpool, his fellow midfielder wants to ensure that he gets a chance to start next month's final. Aston Villa loan star Tom Cleverley has vowed to do all he can to give Carlos Sanchez another opportunity to walk out on the hallowed Wembley turf.


  13. Hands on: Sunderland's Wes Brown holds back Aston Villa's Gabriel AgbonlahorRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    WES BROWN'S future at Sunderland is in the balance amid fears he could have played his last game for the club. The experienced former Manchester United defender is out of contract this summer when his four-year stay at the Stadium of Light looks set to come to an end.


  14. Aston Villa seek FA Cup glory despite threat of Premier League relegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    In-form striker Christian Benteke will be a key figure for Aston Villa in their FA Cup semifinal against Liverpool. Aston Villa, who have not won the FA Cup for nearly 60 years, face Liverpool in the semifinal on Monday Sunday seeking a bit of glory in a season which has been marked by a desperate fight to retain their top-flight status.


  15. Port Vale 2-2 Preston: Match ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... The Lilywhites are now four points ahead of the MK Dons in the battle for the second automatic promotion place. Aston Villa loanee Johnson put North End ahead after an opening siege of the Port Vale goal. He was in the right place to thump home as ...


  16. Where will Aston Villa's focus be this weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business News

    A Wembley FA Cup semi-final is all very nice, but Tim Sherwood will have one eye on Premier League results and Villa's survival this weekend. Sherwood will perhaps be thankful that a number of Villa's relegation rivals are not playing this weekend, as a result of the FA Cup semi-finals that Villa themselves are involved in.


  17. Gerrard likely to start FA Cup semi-final against VillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star Online

    Club captain Steven Gerrard is likely to be unleashed in Sunday's FA Cup semi-final against Aston Villa at Wembley, manager Brendan Rodgers hinted on Friday. Gerrard is leaving the club this year to join LA Galaxy in the United States and has made it his ambition to depart with another FA Cup winner's medal to add to those he won with Liverpool in 2001 and 2006.


  18. FA Cup - Shay Given to start for Aston Villa against LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yahoo!

    The veteran keeper turns 39 on Monday and will face the Reds on Sunday to continue his comeback at the club. Given made just two league appearances under ex-manager Paul Lambert , although has been Villa 's goalkeeper for the cups after losing his regular place to Brad Guzan in 2012.


  19. Aston Villa at Wembley: Pictures from Villa's last training session before the FA Cup semi-finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcWalsall

    Check out our picture gallery as Tim Sherwood puts the players through their paces at Bodymoor Heath ahead of Sunday's trip to Wembley Tim Sherwood has put his players through their paces for the last time before Aston Villa's FA Cup semi-final this weekend. The Villa boss led the training session and spoke to the press at the club's Bodymoor Heath training ground on Friday ahead of Sunday's big kickoff against Liverpool.


  20. Agbonlahor doubtful as Villa seek FA Cup gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    Aston Villa, who have not won the FA Cup for nearly 60 years, face Liverpool in the semi-final on Sunday seeking a bit of glory in a season which has been marked by a desperate fight to retain their top-slight status. REUTERS: Aston Villa, who have not won the FA Cup for nearly 60 years, face Liverpool in the semi-final on Sunday seeking a bit of glory in a season which has been marked by a desperate fight to retain their top-slight status.