Manchester United's Amad Diallo handed first Ivory Coast call-upManchester United protege Amad Diallo earns his first call-up to the Ivory Coast national team after his bright start to life at Old Trafford.
Mar 23, 13:16
Patrick Bamford: 'Aston Villa fans need to let go of my stupid dive'Patrick Bamford was given a two-match ban for deceiving the match officials with a dive against Villa in 2019.
Feb 26, 15:33
Lee Johnson: 'Nahki Wells the best finisher I have had at Bristol City'The striker scored the opening goal in a thrilling 3-2 victory over Derby.
Feb 13, 00:56
Tuesday's Transfer Talk Update: Alexander Sorloth, Jonathan Kodjia, Paul PogbaSports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Feb 11, 06:57
Aston Villa to bid £15m for Alexander Sorloth?Aston Villa will reportedly bid £15m for Crystal Palace striker Alexander Sorloth as they look to bolster their attack this summer.
Feb 10, 23:19
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Aston Villa - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's Premier League meeting between Bournemouth and Aston Villa.
Jan 30, 15:30
Aston Villa make bid for Trabzonspor striker Daniel Sturridge?Aston Villa reportedly make an approach for Trabzonspor striker Daniel Sturridge, despite the Englishman spending just half a season in Turkey.
Jan 27, 17:59
Dean Smith full of praise for Watford skipper Troy Deeney ahead of PL clashTroy Deeney has scored five goals in his past three matches against Villa.
Jan 20, 22:40
Dean Smith confirms Samatta deal almost doneMbwana Samatta has scored 61 goals in 165 appearances for Genk.
Jan 20, 16:09
Team News: Villa without recognised striker for visit of resurgent WatfordDean Smith's side were beaten 3-0 by Watford at Vicarage Road at the end of December.
Jan 20, 15:56
Brendan Rodgers: 'Slimani to Villa probably too complicated'Islam Slimani has scored seven goals in 13 Ligue 1 appearances on loan with Monaco.
Jan 17, 16:01
Friday's Premier League transfer talk news roundup: Bruno Fernandes, Yan CoutoHere, Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer talk for the Premier League on Friday, January 17.
Jan 17, 11:07
Friday's Transfer Talk Update: Andreas Pereira, Christian EriksenSports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Jan 17, 06:57
Jonathan Kodjia 'closing in on Aston Villa exit'The 30-year-old has only made nine appearances this season.
Jan 16, 23:36
Aston Villa 'closing in on Mbwana Samatta signing'Villa are close to striking a deal for Genk forward Mbwana Samatta.
Jan 16, 14:54
Dean Smith: 'Aston Villa will not lie down against Manchester City'The injury-hit Premier League strugglers are without a fit senior striker with Jonathan Kodjia ill and Wesley out for the season with a knee injury.
Jan 10, 22:38
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Manchester City - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Manchester City, including team news and predicted lineups.
Jan 10, 21:44
Team News: Danny Drinkwater available to make Villa debut against CityKevin De Bruyne has been cleared to play for Manchester City
Jan 10, 15:54
Emmanuel Adebayor offered to Aston Villa after Wesley injury?Emmanuel Adebayor is reportedly offered to Aston Villa as a means of solving the club's injury crisis up front.
Jan 4, 23:46
Aston Villa: Transfer ins and outs - January 2020Keep track of all of Aston Villa's confirmed January transfers with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Jan 1, 00:02
Preview: Watford vs. Aston Villa - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Watford and Aston Villa, including team news and predicted lineups.
Dec 27, 12:31
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Norwich City - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of the Premier League meeting between Aston Villa and Norwich City on Boxing Day.
Dec 24, 16:30
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Southampton, including team news and predicted lineups.
Dec 19, 10:13
Villa boss Smith pleased as Wesley ends goal droughtWesley had gone nine matches without scoring until netting his fifth goal of the season in the 5-0 Carabao Cup quarter-final rout of Liverpool.
Dec 18, 12:43
Stand-in boss Neil Critchley hails Aston Villa treatment of Liverpool youngstersA couple of the young Reds players will fly out to Qatar to be with the first-team squad playing in the Club World Cup.
Dec 17, 23:21
Result: Aston Villa hammer youngest ever Liverpool side in EFL Cup quarter-finalThe Reds fielded the youngest team in their history, with an average age of just 19.
Dec 17, 23:17
Hourihane facing late fitness test ahead of Villa's cup clash with LiverpoolThe midfielder missed the Premier League defeat at Sheffield United.
Dec 16, 13:58
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Tuesday night's EFL Cup quarter-final between Aston Villa and a weakened Liverpool, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Dec 15, 14:07
Chris Wilder admits added pressure as both manager and fan of Sheffield UnitedChris Wilder is a Blades fan and also played for the club he now manages.
Dec 13, 12:15
Aston Villa 'favourites to sign Aleksandar Mitrovic in January'Aston Villa will reportedly target Aleksandar Mitrovic in January having been made the bookmakers favourite for his signature.
Dec 3, 12:23
Aston Villa want Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho?Aston Villa are interested in signing Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho on loan in the January transfer window, according to a report.
Dec 2, 23:54
Aston Villa to rival Crystal Palace for Liverpool youngster Rhian Brewster?Aston Villa are allegedly prepared to rival Crystal Palace in the race to secure a loan deal for Liverpool forward Rhian Brewster.
Nov 24, 12:33
Aston Villa without Jota as Brighton visitLeandro Trossard and Shane Duffy are available for Brighton.
Oct 18, 10:15
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Brighton & Hove Albion - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Aston Villa's meeting with Brighton & Hove Albion, including predictions, team news and predicted lineups.
Oct 17, 19:04
Jamal Lewis passed fit for Norwich as Villa visitThe Canaries have plenty of other injury problems though.
Oct 4, 14:50
Preview: Norwich City vs. Aston Villa - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's Premier League fixture between Norwich City and Aston Villa.
Oct 3, 15:30
Aston Villa receive £7m offer for striker Jonathan Kodjia?Qatari side Al-Gharafa want Aston Villa striker Jonathan Kodjia and have reportedly made a £7m bid to secure his services by Tuesday.
Sep 28, 12:36
Dean Smith: 'Aston Villa have deserved more this season'Promoted side go into the weekend in the bottom three.
Sep 27, 16:08
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Burnley - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Burnley, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Sep 26, 19:17
Leeds United and Marcelo Bielsa collect FIFA Fair Play AwardThe prize was awarded for allowing Aston Villa to score unchallenged at Elland Road last season.
Sep 23, 22:09
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