Radamel Falcao on target but Manchester United frustrated by 10-man Aston Villa
Radamel Falcao on target but Manchester United frustrated by 10-man Aston Villa

Manchester United`s slim hopes of reviving their Premier League title challenge were dealt a blow as they were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw at 10-man Aston Villa on Saturday.

Aston Villa footballers cheer Roy Keane's departure
Aston Villa footballers cheer Roy Keane's departure

Aston Villa players broke into a cheer in the dressing room after news of the English football club assistant manager Roy Keane's departure.

Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers joint favourite for the sack
Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers joint favourite for the sack

You would have been hard pressed at the start of the season to find anyone to bet on Liverpool`s Brendan Rodgers becoming the first Premier League manager to get the sack, but he is now the bookies` joint favourite.

Roy Keane leaves Aston Villa post
Roy Keane leaves Aston Villa post

Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane has left his role as assistant manager of Aston Villa with immediate effect, he announced in a statement released by the club on Friday.

My daughter could hit harder than Christian Benteke, says Paul Lambert
My daughter could hit harder than Christian Benteke, says Paul Lambert

Christian Benteke`s red card signalled a late Aston Villa collapse against Tottenham Hotspur as they slumped to a sixth consecutive Premier League defeat but manager Paul Lambert refused to blame him.

Paul Lambert should address Aston Villa's shocking horror spell
Paul Lambert should address Aston Villa's shocking horror spell

Five losses in five successive Premier League games is not what Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert would have thought after a positive start in the current campaign. Monday night's kick-off against relegation-threatened Queens Park Rangers, resulted in 2-0 loss for Villa. Lambert was cut a sorry figure still searching for answers to address the current slump.

Aston Villa's England midfielder Delph faces two months out
Aston Villa's England midfielder Delph faces two months out

Aston Villa and England midfielder Fabian Delph needs shoulder surgery after a training injury and could be out of action until the end of December, British media reported on Friday.

Jose Mourinho denies lack of Aston Villa `respect`
Jose Mourinho denies lack of Aston Villa `respect`

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho hit back Friday at claims he showed a lack of respect to Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert and his assistant Roy Keane.

Aston Villa vs Manchester City Preview: City Premier pick-me-up against Villa
Aston Villa vs Manchester City Preview: City Premier pick-me-up against Villa

Manchester City have the chance to put their Champions League concerns to one side and move within two points of Premier League leaders Chelsea when they travel to Aston Villa on Saturday.

Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Jose Mourinho seeks to douse Villa uprising
Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Jose Mourinho seeks to douse Villa uprising

Jose Mourinho`s Chelsea will aim to extend their unbeaten start to the Premier League season and inconvenience one of their early rivals when Aston Villa visit Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Brendan Rodgers backs Reds to cope with hectic schedule
Brendan Rodgers backs Reds to cope with hectic schedule

Brendan Rodgers is confident Liverpool can handle the strain of a hectic period which starts with their Premier League clash against Aston Villa on Saturday.

Villa sign Richardson from relegated Fulham

Aston Villa signed England international Kieran Richardson from relegated Fulham for an undisclosed fee on Friday.

"I`m no miracle-worker": Keane

New Aston Villa assistant manager Roy Keane refuses to "promise miracles" but hopes to give the Birmingham club boss Paul Lambert every support to get the team back to winning ways, he said on Wednesday.

Keane set for Aston Villa coaching job

Former Manchester United skipper Roy Keane looks set to take over as assistant coach to Paul Lambert at Aston Villa, the Press Association reported on Tuesday.

Aston Villa dismiss assistant manager Culverhouse

Aston Villa have dismissed assistant manager Ian Culverhouse after an internal investigation which followed his suspension last month, British media reported.

Lerner puts Aston Villa up for sale

Aston Villa`s American owner Randy Lerner intends to sell the club, he said Monday.

Lerner puts Aston Villa up for sale

Aston Villa`s American owner Randy Lerner intends to sell the club, he said Monday.

Safety secured, Aston Villa owner to reveal future plans

Aston Villa owner Randy Lerner will release a statement on his future after the club`s final game of the season next week amid increasing speculation both he and manager Paul Lambert will depart after another narrow escape from relegation.

`Unacceptable` Villa must become competitive

A club of Aston Villa`s size should not be battling against relegation and their position in the Premier League table is "unacceptable", manager Paul Lambert said on Thursday.

Villa stop rot in Southampton stalemate

Aston Villa ended a difficult week with a 0-0 draw at home to Southampton on Saturday that inched them closer to safety in the Premier League.