Paul Merson blasts ‘terrible rule’ after Aston Villa have goal controversially ruled out by VAR

Paul Merson blasts ‘terrible rule’ but praises Kasper Schmeichel for ‘intelligent goalkeeping’ as Aston Villa have goal controversially ruled out by VAR for foul on Leicester City captain  Jacob Ramsey scored to put Aston Villa 2-1 late in the first half against Leicester Referee Michael Oliver ruled out the goal after consulting VAR Ramsey was … Read more

Aston Villa vs Leicester – Premier League: Live score, team news and updates

LIVE: Aston Villa vs Leicester – Jacob Ramsey strike controversially ruled out after Ezri Konsa levelled for Steven Gerrard’s side from Harvey Barnes’ fine opener Steven Gerrard takes on Brendan Rodgers as Aston Villa face Leicester   Aston Villa: Martinez, Cash, Konsa, Mings, Young, McGinn, Nakamba, Douglas Luiz, Ramsey, Watkins, Buendia Leicester: Schmeichel, Castagne, Evans, Soyuncu, Thomas, Dewsbury-Hall, … Read more

Aston Villa: Steven Gerrard confident Gareth Southgate will recall Ollie Watkins to England squad

Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard is confident Gareth Southgate will recall ‘powerful’ Ollie Watkins to the England squad following his impressive display against champions Manchester City Villa boss Steven Gerrard backs Ollie Watkins to return to the England squad  The striker has impressed Gerrard during his time in charge, scoring two goals Watkins was left … Read more

Bruno Fernandes reveals Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s penalty rule at Manchester United has been scrapped

Bruno Fernandes reveals Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s penalty rule at Man United allowing the first-choice to carry on taking despite missing has been SCRAPPED… with Cristiano Ronaldo netting spot-kick winner against Arsenal Cristiano Ronaldo scored a penalty winner in Man United’s 3-2 win over Arsenal Bruno Fernandes was United’s first-choice penalty taker but Ronaldo stepped up … Read more

Steven Gerrard has laser focus – and now Aston Villa do too

Steven Gerrard has laser focus — and now Aston Villa do too! The former Rangers boss showed there should be no concerns about him being distracted after refusing to celebrate Crystal Palace win until the final whistle Aston Villa beat Crystal Villa 2-1 away from home in their Premier League clash  Steve Gerrard felt it … Read more

Thomas Frank speaks up for managers as Brentford boss urges clubs to stop the sacking frenzy

Thomas Frank speaks up for managers with Brentford boss urging clubs’ chairmen to stop the sacking frenzy and look to Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger’s dynasties instead – as he insists he has proven himself Brentford boss Thomas Frank believes he is secure in his job with the Bees But his side face Everton, Tottenham, … Read more

Aston Villa’s Carney Chukwuemeka ‘will NOT sign a new deal, putting Premier League rivals on alert’

Aston Villa wonderkid Carney Chukwuemeka ‘will NOT sign a new deal at the club, putting Manchester City, Manchester United and Liverpool on high alert’ for the 18-year-old midfielder Aston Villa Carney Chukwuemeka is reportedly unwilling to sign a new contract  The 18-year-old midfielder is viewed as one of the club’s best young prospects  But he … Read more

Gary Lineker reveals he personally apologised to James Milner as he admits he was WRONG about him

Gary Lineker reveals he personally apologised to James Milner as he admits he was WRONG about the Liverpool midfielder after claiming he ‘remained unconvinced’ in 2016 Liverpool midfielder James Milner is the longest-serving Premier League player But Gary Lineker has not always been a fan of the former England international The pundit said he ‘remained unconvinced’ … Read more

Steven Gerrard: Where are Liverpool legend’s team-mates from dark day against Stoke in 2015 now?

Along with famous and magnificent successes, Steven Gerrard endured tough moments during his exhilarating playing career at Liverpool.  His final game, at Stoke on May 24 2015, is right up there with the most humiliating. A chastening 6-1 defeat – where Gerrard scored Liverpool’s solitary goal – left Brendan Rodgers fortunate to keep his job … Read more

Aston Villa stopper Emi Martinez’s plan to become world’s BEST goalkeeper revealed

Aston Villa stopper Emi Martinez plans to become the best goalkeeper in the WORLD – as his coach reveals Argentina star has set daily targets to help turn fortunes around under new boss Steven Gerrard Emiliano Martinez has been a revelation since signing for Aston Villa  The Argentina star holds ambitions of becoming the world’s … Read more