Aston Villa

Dean Smith wants Villa on front foot at home

Dean Smith wants to see his Aston Villa side asking questions of visitors Everton when they meet on Friday night. The Toffees come to Villa Park knowing a win would send them top of the Premier League...

Jota excited at home debut

Spanish star Jota says that he can't wait to make his home debut for Aston Villa. The winger, who joined Dean Smith's side in the summer, one of 12 new signings, is set to face Bournemouth on Saturday in...

Jota eager to make Premier League impact

Aston Villa new-boy Jota hopes the Premier League provides him with the perfect platform to showcase his skills. The 28-year-old Spaniard made the move to Villa Park earlier in the summer from city...

Dean Smith delighted with Trezeguet capture

Manager Dean Smith says he is looking forward to working with Mahmoud 'Trezeguet' Hassan after his move to Aston Villa was confirmed on Wednesday for an undisclosed fee. Villa have been busy in the...

Ezri Konsa says Villa is dream move

Ezri Konsa says playing in the Premier League with newly-promoted Aston Villa will be a "dream come true". The young defender has finalised his move to Villa Park from Championship side Brentford and is...

Matt Targett: Villa on the up

Aston Villa new-boy Matt Targett says he is delighted to have joined a "club on the up" after finalising his switch from Southampton. Dean Smith has been quick to make moves in the summer transfer...

John Terry says hard work ahead

John Terry says he is delighted to have secured his future with Aston Villa but says the hard work starts now. The assistant head coach at Villa Park has signed a new deal to stay with the club until...

Villa agree record signing

Aston Villa have been busy in the transfer market ahead of the new Premier League season and have now agreed a deal to bring striker Wesley Moraes to the club. In what is expected to become a £22m deal,...

Dean Smith: Villa back where they belong

Dean Smith feels Aston Villa has always felt like a Premier League club after they ended a three-year stay in the Championship. The West Midlands giants held off Derby County at Wembley on Monday in...

Aston Villa season a failure for John McGinn, so far

Aston Villa midfielder John McGinn says his team have failed so far this season despite reaching the Championship play-off final at Wembley. The Villans are in London preparing for their showdown with...