Tag: Aston Villa

Mika Biereth lines up with Sturm Graz (Photo via Biereth on Instagram)

In-form Arsenal loanee to face Lille in European last-16 tie

Arsenal's loanees have learned their Europa Conference League last-16 opponents, with some ties of interest in the Europa League as well.
Aston Villa's English striker #11 Ollie Watkins celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge in London on September 24, 2023. (Photo by IAN KINGTON/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal face potential €100 million-plus fee for Aston Villa star

Arsenal's interested in Aston Villa's Ollie Watkins, but face a price tag potentially exceeding €100 million. Will they strike a deal?
Lino Sousa signing for Aston Villa (Photo via Sousa on Instagram)

Former Gunner explains why he quit the club in January

Former Arsenal academy left-back Lino Sousa has explained why he left the Gunners for Aston Villa in the January transfer window.
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 30: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, acknowledges the fans after the team's victory in the Premier League match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal FC at City Ground on January 30, 2024 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal join Aston Villa in race for 8 goals in 7 striking wonderkid

Arsenal join Aston Villa in pursuit of Turkish wonderkid Semih Kılıçsoy! The 18-year-old striker is on fire, scoring 8 goals in 7 games
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 23: Arsenal players look dejected during the FA Women's Continental League Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City Women at Bramall Lane on February 23, 2019 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal drawn against Aston Villa in Conti Cup

Arsenal women have been drawn against Aston Villa in the Conti Cup - assuming the can beat London City Lionesses in their re-arranged fixture.
Zane Monlouis signs his 1st pro contract with Arsenal with Academy Director Per Mertesacker. Arsenal Training Ground. London Colney, Herts, 16/10/20. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Arsenal Hale End star loaned to Reading to help relegation challenge

Arsenal's Zane Monlouis heads to Reading on loan, aiming for senior football experience in the Championship.
Lino Sousa claps the Arsenal fans (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Official: Arsenal youngster signs for Aston Villa

Arsenal youngster Lino Sousa has signed for Aston Villa on a permanent deal. The left-back seeks regular playing time under former Arsenal manager Unai Emery. Will he find his breakthrough at Villa Park?
Lino Sousa claps the Arsenal fans (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Talented Arsenal youngster agrees deal with Aston Villa

Aston Villa have agreed a deal with Arsenal to sign youth left-back Lino Sousa, according to a report.
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 23: Arsenal players look dejected during the FA Women's Continental League Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City Women at Bramall Lane on February 23, 2019 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Aston Villa’s penalty alters Continental Cup draw

Controversial decision in Continental Cup affects draw with Aston Villa's penalty, altering group outcomes and setting up key games.
LEICESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 12: Noelle Maritz of Arsenal looks on prior to the Barclays Women´s Super League match between Leicester City and Arsenal FC at The King Power Stadium on November 12, 2023 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Aston Villa face disqualification after Noelle Maritz blunder

A dream win for Aston Villa is clouded by an administrative error involving Noelle Maritz. Did the defender's cup-tie status for Arsenal cost Villa their League Cup dreams?

Arsenal winger joins Madrid CFF on loan

Arsenal Women's winger Gio Queiroz goes on loan to Madrid CFF, marking a new chapter in her career.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Joao Palhinha of Fulham celebrates after scoring their team's fourth penalty in the penalty shoot out during the Carabao Cup Second Round match between Fulham and Tottenham Hotspur at Craven Cottage on August 29, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s January 2024 transfer gossip

Arsenal's January 2024 transfer window is abuzz with potential signings and departures, as Mikel Arteta aims to strengthen the squad.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Emile Smith Rowe of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium on March 04, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal reconsider stance on selling Emile Smith Rowe

Arsenal reevaluates Emile Smith Rowe's future, considering his sale as a strategic move amid financial constraints.
Arsenal's English midfielder Emile Smith Rowe (2L) and Arsenal's English midfielder Declan Rice attend a team training session at Arsenal's training ground in north London on September 19, 2023, ahead of their UEFA Champions League Group B football match against PSV Eindhoven. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Aston Villa remain interested in signing from Arsenal

Aston Villa remain interested in Arsenal midfielder Emile Smith Rowe, according to a report.

Arsenal ‘hovering’ for €7.5m 30-year-old

Arsenal shows keen interest in AS Roma's Leonardo Spinazzola, a left-sided player valued at €7.5 million, as they aim to strengthen their defence.
LUTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's fourth goal to make it 4-3 during the Premier League match between Luton Town and Arsenal FC at Kenilworth Road on December 05, 2023 in Luton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

2 Arsenal players named in Team of the Season so far

Alan Shearer includes two Arsenal players in his Premier League Team of the Season
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: Kaylan Marckese of Bristol City reacts during the Barclays Women's Super League match between Manchester City and Bristol City at Joie Stadium on October 15, 2023 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matt McNulty/Getty Images)

Arsenal loan ended due to ACL injury, player returns to club

Kaylan Marckese's loan to Bristol City ends early due to an ACL injury, bringing her promising stint to a halt and leading to her return to Arsenal for recovery.
Arsenal's Japanese defender #18 Takehiro Tomiyasu (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring their fifth goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 28, 2023. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal reject 2 1st team loan offers

Arsenal reject loan offers for Jakub Kiwior and Takehiro Tomiyasu from AC Milan
Arsenal's English midfielder #07 Bukayo Saka reacts during the English Premier League football match between Luton Town and Arsenal at Kenilworth Road in Luton, north of London on December 5, 2023. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal squad value grows by €350m, no other club close

In a year marked by high-octane football across Europe, Arsenal have stood out, not just for their on-field prowess but also for their remarkable growth in market value.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Nuno Tavares of Notts Forest looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Nottingham Forest at Etihad Stadium on September 23, 2023 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Negotiations begin for Arsenal loan switch

Negotiations are underway for Arsenal loanee Nuno Tavares to switch clubs, with Galatasaray expressing strong interest in the left-back.
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta reacts at the end of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 28, 2023. West Ham wins against Arsenal 2 - 0. (Photo by HENRY NICHOLLS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s title aspirations hinge on 1 improvement, says Arteta

Mikel Arteta highlights the need for Arsenal to improve their goal-scoring efficiency to maintain their Premier League title challenge.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 28, 2023. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Arsenal open to selling 24yo

Arsenal consider selling striker Eddie Nketiah to fund new signings, with a focus on strengthening their lead in the Premier League.
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Pablo Maia of Sao Paulo reacts during a semifinal second leg match between Sao Paulo and Corinthians as part of Copa do Brasil 2023 at Morumbi Stadium on August 16, 2023 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Miguel Schincariol/Getty Images)

Arsenal intensify scouting in Brazil in pursuit of Partey replacement

Arsenal target Sao Paulo midfielder Pablo Maia
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 22: Unai Emery, Manager of Aston Villa, reacts during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Sheffield United at Villa Park on December 22, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Aston Villa blow chance to overtake Arsenal

In a nail-biting Premier League clash at Villa Park, Nicolo Zaniolo's dramatic late goal secured a crucial point for Aston Villa against Sheffield United, but Unai Emery's men couldn't seize top spot from Arsenal.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa in action during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 28, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Manchester City told midfielder will cost €100m

Arsenal and Manchester City eye Aston Villa's Douglas Luiz, valued at £100 million, as a potential midfield reinforcement in the upcoming transfer window.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Kai Havertz of Arsenal clashes with Emiliano Martinez of Aston Villa during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal FC at Villa Park on December 09, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Mike Dean suggests potential rule change after Arsenal’s disallowed goal

Former referee Mike Dean discusses the need for a rule change following a disallowed goal in Arsenal's game against Aston Villa, highlighting the handball law's inconsistencies.
Manchester City's English midfielder Jack Grealish (L) vies with Arsenal's English midfielder Bukayo Saka (R) during the English FA Community Shield football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium, in London, August 6, 2023. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP) / NOT FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING USE / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal get it easier than us says Manchester City star

Manchester City's Jack Grealish criticises media for biased treatment compared to Arsenal, highlighting the high standards City is held to.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND: Unai Emery, Manager of Aston Villa, reacts prior to the Premier League match between Manchester City and Aston Villa at Etihad Stadium on February 12, 2023. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Aston Villa coy on injuries ahead of Arsenal clash

Ahead of Arsenal's Premier League match against Aston Villa, Unai Emery prepares to assess his squad, while Mikel Arteta updates on Arsenal's team condition.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 23: Arsenal Unveil New Head Coach Unai Emery at Emirates Stadium on May 23, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Unai Emery Arsenal revisionism needs to stop

Recently, we've seen a number of people attempt to rewrite Unai Emery's time at Arsenal on the back of his success at Aston Villa, but Arsenal fans remember the truth.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 18: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, and Unai Emery, Manager of Aston Villa, look on during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal FC at Villa Park on February 18, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arteta on his touchline ban, Aston Villa, and admiration for Unai Emery

Arsenal, under Mikel Arteta, are preparing for what is set to be a challenging clash against Aston Villa this weekend.
CRAWLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Frida Maanum of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's third goal during the Barclays Women´s Super League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at Broadfield Stadium on November 19, 2023 in Crawley, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal star named FSA Women’s Player of the Year

Frida Maanum of Arsenal wins the FSA Women’s Player of the Year 2023 for her outstanding WSL season
LUTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, celebrates after Declan Rice of Arsenal (not pictured) scores the team's fourth goal during the Premier League match between Luton Town and Arsenal FC at Kenilworth Road on December 05, 2023 in Luton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta banned for Aston Villa after Rice goal celebrations

Mikel Arteta faces a touchline ban following his celebration of Arsenal's dramatic late winner against Luton Town in a thrilling Premier League match.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa in action during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 28, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Arsenal plan midfield reshuffle with Partey, Zubimendi, and Luiz in focus

Arsenal's midfield could see significant changes with Juventus interested in Thomas Partey and Arsenal targeting Martin Zubimendi and Douglas Luiz.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 28, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Ornstein clarifies Arsenal feelings on Douglas Luiz signing

Arsenal aren't likely to try to sign Douglas Luiz in January despite previous claims to the contrary, according to David Ornstein.
Aston Villa's English defender Matty Cash (L) and Aston Villa's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Luiz (R) celebrate on the final whistle in the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Brighton and Hove Albion at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England on May 28, 2023. Villa won the game 2-1. (Photo by Geoff Caddick / AFP)

Arsenal to pursue midfielder despite ‘not for sale’ stance

Arsenal are still going to try to sign Douglas Luiz despite Unai Emery and Aston Villa's intention to keep the player, according to a report.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa in action during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 28, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Arsenal want his midfielder, Unai Emery responds

Unai Emery has reaffirmed reports that Aston Villa don't want to sell Douglas Luiz in January, amid strong interest from Arsenal.
AL AHSAA, SAUDI ARABIA: Ruben Neves of Al Hilal prior to the Saudi Pro League match between Al Fateh and Al-Hilal at Prince Abdullah Bin Jalawi Stadium on November 3, 2023. (Photo by Yasser Bakhsh/Getty Images)

Arsenal decide not to sign player who doesn’t want to leave

Arsenal decide against signing Ruben Neves, focusing instead on Douglas Luiz amid midfield uncertainties involving Thomas Partey and Jorginho.
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Arsenal starlet caught in Premier League tug-of-war

Arsenal's young talent Owen Asemota is in the spotlight, with top Premier League clubs showing interest in the England U16 international and Golden Eaglets-eligible goalkeeper.
France's defender WIlliam Saliba arrives in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines on November 13, 2023 as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming UEFA Euro 2024 football tournament qualifying matches. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

William Saliba’s confuses ex-Arsenal player for Everton’s Dyche

Arsenal's William Saliba mistakenly identifies ex-player Philippe Senderos as Everton manager Sean Dyche in a humorous mix-up during an NBC Sports game.
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 28: Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on May 28, 2023 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Premier League club label Arsenal target ‘not for sale’

Aston Villa consider Douglas Luiz 'not for sale' ahead of the January transfer window, despite expectations of an Arsenal offer.