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  • Petrov seals Villa switch August 30th, 2006 Aston Villa

    Stilian Petrov has finally succumb to Martin O’Neill’s charms and penned a 4 year deal at Villa Park. Aston Villa, long the joke of English football now look set to have a small turn around in fortune with the canny Irishman at the helm, but will Petrov be able to cut it in the Premiership […]

  • Transfer deadline looms: 5 last-minute rumours August 30th, 2006 Arsenal

    The summer transfer window will close tomorrow, blown firmly shut by a chilly, autumnal gust. Several big-name British clubs haven’t finished spending though. Panic buying, anyone? Here are the five hottest transfer rumours:1 Ashley Cole is stuck at ArsenalArgghhhh! Jesus wept, does anyone still care about the Cole/Chelsea/Arsenal love triangle? If you do, at least […]

  • Martin O’Neill – The Saviour of Villa Park August 23rd, 2006 Aston Villa

    It’s clear that Martin O’Neill is the most popular man in Aston right now. He’s a popular bloke who is hoping to turn around the fortunes of a sleeping football giant. So, for all you Villians out there, show Martin how much you love him with this fun T Shirt depicting the former pundit as […]

  • Martin O’Neill is too good for Aston Villa August 4th, 2006 Aston Villa

    If you’ve not heard the news, Martin O’Neill is 99% certain to be Aston Villa‘s new manager. Frankly, what have they done to deserve him? They’re getting an ‘Aston Martin’ (headline writers rejoice!) when I picture the hapless Midlands club more as a burnt-out Austin Allegro. Many Villa fans cling to the notion of their […]

  • Aston Villa step up bid for Martin O’Neill August 1st, 2006 Aston Villa

    If reports are true, then Martin O’Neill must be either the stupidest or most optimistic man on the planet. Aston Villa are stepping up their attempts in the move to land O’Neill at Villa Park, but the club insist reports that a new appointment will be made in the next 24 hours are well wide […]

  • Cleveland Browns’ owner Randy Lerner linked with Aston Villa July 24th, 2006 Aston Villa

    Aston Villa, who are the biggest joke in football at present, are hopefully going to be even more amusing to all now. When Doug Ellis returns from his holiday, he’ll find an offer from the tremendously named Randy Lerner. When Randy isn’t being laughed at over his name, he’s the stupidly wealthy owner of the […]

  • Rumour Tuesday: Doug Ellis to sack O’Leary? July 18th, 2006 Aston Villa

    Doug Ellis ‘prepares axe’ for David O’Leary? Just another crisis at Aston Villa then… [Football365]Alex Ferguson keen on mass raid for Juventus stars [BBC]Talking of Juve stars, it’s Chelsea v Real Madrid for the services of Gianluca Zambrotta [Guardian]Liverpool ‘on brink’ of signing Dutch hotshot Dirk Kuyt for £10m, at fourth time of asking [Daily […]

  • Aston Villa, genuine title contenders July 7th, 2006 Aston Villa

    Every Villa fan’s favourite time of the year. The only way is down…