Steve Bruce watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final between Derby County and Hull City on May 14, 2016
Coverage of the Championship clash between Leeds and Aston Villa.
Next Game: Aston Villa vs. Wigan Athletic - Saturday, December 10 at 3pm in Championship
Steve Bruce watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final between Derby County and Hull City on May 14, 2016
Team News: Three changes for Aston Villa
Steve Bruce makes three changes to his Aston Villa side for their trip to Leeds United.
Dec 3, 16:43
General Views of the Stadium prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Blackburn Rovers at Villa Park on February 26, 201
Dr Tony Xia targets Champions League for Aston Villa
Aston Villa owner Dr Tony Xia reveals his ambition to see the club playing in the Champions League within 'five to six years'.
Dec 3, 13:12
A general view outside the stadium prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on February 21, 2015
Ross McCormack to leave Aston Villa in January?
Aston Villa are reportedly considering offloading Ross McCormack in January following a slow start on the goal front.
Dec 2, 10:58
Sam Johnstone of Manchester United looks on during the FA Youth Cup Semi Final 2nd Leg between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on April 20, 2011
Report: Wigan Athletic, Aston Villa want Manchester United's Sam Johnstone on loan
Wigan Athletic will battle Championship rivals Aston Villa for the loan signing of Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone, according to reports.
Dec 1, 17:46
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Aston Villa on September 13, 2015
Jack Grealish: "I've done bad stuff in the past"
Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish says that he is working hard to shed his bad-boy image and become "a role model for kids".
Nov 26, 13:34
Aston Villa manager Roberto Di Matteo before his side's Championship match against Nottingham Forest at Villa Park on September 11, 2016
Former Aston Villa boss attracting interest from 1860 Munich?
Former Aston Villa manager Roberto Di Matteo reportedly emerges as a managerial target for 1860 Munich.
Nov 26, 09:46
Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Marseille 'want Aston Villa defender Jordan Amavi'
A report claims that French outfit Marseille will move for Aston Villa defender Jordan Amavi in the January transfer window.
Nov 25, 12:08
Rudy Gestede of Aston Villa in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on October 3, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Rudy Gestede heading to Hull City as part of swap deal?
Rudy Gestede and Abel Hernandez could be involved in a swap deal between Aston Villa and Hull City when the transfer window reopens, according to a report.
Nov 23, 19:46
Hull City's Abel Hernandez and big bloody Steve Bruce pose with their player and manager of the month awards for January 2016
Hull City forward Abel Hernandez to join Steve Bruce at Aston Villa?
Hull City striker Abel Hernandez is reportedly keen on joining former boss Steve Bruce at Aston Villa.
Nov 21, 17:28
Newcastle United assistant manager Colin Calderwood looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at City of Manchester Stadium on October 3, 2010
Aston Villa appoint Colin Calderwood as assistant manager
Aston Villa announce that they have appointed Colin Calderwood as the club's new assistant manager after the Scot left Brighton & Hove Albion last week.
Nov 21, 10:55
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa celebrates after Rudy Gestede of Aston Villa scored during the Capital One Cup third round match between Aston Villa and Birmingham City at Villa Park on September 22, 2015 in Birmingham, England.
Steve Bruce praises "terrific" Jack Grealish
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce heaps praise upon "terrific" young winger Jack Grealish.
Nov 19, 12:31
Manager Chris Hughton of Brighton looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Norwich City at Amex Stadium on April 3, 2015
Result: Brighton & Hove Albion extend unbeaten run against Aston Villa
Brighton's unbeaten run extends to 11 Championship matches courtesy of a 1-1 draw with Aston Villa at the Amex Stadium.
Nov 18, 21:40
Ravel Morrison in action for West Ham on July 12, 2014
Newcastle United, Aston Villa 'join Ravel Morrison hunt'
Newcastle United and Aston Villa reportedly join Hull City in the race to sign Lazio's Ravel Morrison in the January transfer window.
Nov 17, 15:02
Alan Hutton of Scotland during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifying Group A match between Scotland and Croatia at Hampden Park on October 15, 2013
Aston Villa right-back Alan Hutton retires from Scotland duty
Aston Villa right-back Alan Hutton announces his retirement from Scotland duty after nine years and 50 caps for his nation.
Nov 6, 12:26
Gary Gardner of Aston Villa moves away with the ball during the pre season friendly match between Swindon Town and Aston Villa at the County Ground on July 21, 2015
Gary Gardner: 'Steve Bruce makes Aston Villa players feel unbeatable'
Steve Bruce's appointment as Aston Villa boss has restored the players' confidence and makes them feel like they cannot lose, according to Gary Gardner.
Oct 31, 21:09
Gabriel Agbonlahor of Aston Villa celebrates scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Aston Villa at Stadium of Light on March 14, 2015
Steve Bruce: 'Clean slate for Gabriel Agbonlahor'
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce insists that Gabriel Agbonlahor, who has not represented the club since March, still has a future at Villa Park.
Oct 28, 09:20
Gabriel Agbonlahor of Leicester in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Aston Villa on September 13, 2015
Steve Bruce: 'Gabriel Agbonlahor wants Aston Villa return'
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce says that club stalwart Gabriel Agbonlahor is keen to return to the first-team setup.
Oct 21, 15:11
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa looks on during a warm- up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on October 3, 2015
Steve Bruce: 'Aston Villa must help protect Jack Grealish'
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce says that Jack Grealish must be 'protected and nurtured' by the club if he is to fulfil his potential.
Oct 19, 12:31
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa looks on during a warm- up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on October 3, 2015
Aston Villa's Jack Grealish handed three-game ban
Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish is banned for three games by the Football Association after appearing to stamp on Wolverhampton Wanderers' Conor Coady at the weekend.
Oct 18, 18:15
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa looks on during a warm- up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on October 3, 2015
Report: Jack Grealish to be handed three-match ban
Jack Grealish faces the prospect of missing the much-anticipated meeting with Birmingham City later this month, as he is expected to be handed a three-match ban.
Oct 17, 21:49

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Newcastle UnitedNewcastle19131537162140
2Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton19116228111739
3Reading1910452524134
4Leeds UnitedLeeds1910272320332
5Birmingham CityBirmingham198742422231
6Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds199462221131
7Norwich CityNorwich199373430430
8Huddersfield TownHuddersfield199372124-330
9Derby CountyDerby198561713429
10Fulham197753021928
11Bristol City198382622427
12Barnsley197483229325
13Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest197483433125
14Preston North EndPreston197482423125
15Aston Villa1951042120125
16Ipswich TownIpswich196671719-224
17Queens Park RangersQPR196582028-823
18Brentford196492426-222
19Burton Albion195772125-422
20Wolverhampton WanderersWolves195682124-321
21Blackburn RoversBlackburn195592128-720
22Cardiff CityCardiff1954101830-1219
23Wigan AthleticWigan194691621-518
24Rotherham UnitedRotherham1914141945-267