Tag: Aston

12 July 2024 Off

Jaden Philogene: Aston Villa expected to re-sign £18m Hull winger

By Total Football News

Hull winger Jaden Philogene is expected to re-join Aston Villa after their late move for the England Under-21 star.

The 22-year-old is flying back from Hull’s pre-season training base in Turkey and should finalise a move over the weekend.

He is due to sign a five-year deal after less than 12 months away from Villa Park.

Villa made a late move to hijack Ipswich’s bid to sign Philogene after the

27 May 2024 Off

Unai Emery: Aston Villa manager signs new five-year contract

By Total Football News

Aston Villa manager Unai Emery has signed a new five-year contract with the club after taking them into next season’s Champions League.

The 52-year-old Spaniard has turned Villa around since arriving from Villarreal in October 2022 with the club sitting 17th in the Premier League.

He led them to seventh place in his first season in charge and fourth this campaign.

“I am very happy to take this step and

17 May 2024 0

Unai Emery: Aston Villa manager wants club to be Premier League challengers

By Total Football News

Aston Villa manager Unai Emery wants to turn the club into title contenders after reaching the Champions League.

Villa wrapped up fourth spot, qualifying for the Champions League, after Tottenham’s 2-0 defeat to Manchester City on Tuesday.

They go to Crystal Palace for Sunday’s final Premier League game of the season 20 points behind leaders Manchester City.

But Emery wants to bridge that gap and take Villa to the next

23 April 2024 0

Unai Emery extends Aston Villa contract to 2027

By Total Football News

Aston Villa boss Unai Emery has extended his contract with the club until 2027.

Villa were 16th in the Premier League and fighting relegation when the Spaniard took over from Steven Gerrard in November 2022.

In a remarkable turnaround, Emery, 52, guided Villa to a seventh-place finish to qualify for the Europa Conference League, the club’s first participation in European football since 2010–11.

This season, they sit fourth in the

14 April 2024 0

Ollie Watkins: Aston Villa striker should win player of the season, says team-mate Emi Martinez

By Total Football News
Emery proud of ‘competitive’ Villa players

Aston Villa goalkeeper Emi Martinez believes team-mate Ollie Watkins should win Premier League player of the season.

Watkins is just one goal behind Manchester City’s Erling Haaland in the race for the golden boot.

“He should be a really, really good contender,” Martinez told Sky Sports.

Watkins has led the charge for Unai Emery’s side, who are now fourth with five matches left –

10 March 2024 0

Aston Villa 0-4 Tottenham Hotspur: Visitors close on Champions League spot

By Total Football News

Brennan Johnson
Brennan Johnson’s fourth goal of the season doubled Spurs’ second-half lead

Tottenham boosted their hopes of a top-four Premier League finish with an emphatic victory over 10-man Aston Villa at Villa Park.

In an encounter billed as pivotal in the race for a spot in next season’s Champions League, early second-half goals from James Maddison and Brennan Johnson set Spurs on their way.

And a seemingly leg-weary Villa side, who