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Remi Garde: New Aston Villa manager bans French speaking

New Man: Remi Garde (Image credit: Getty Images)

New Aston Villa manager Remi Garde has banned the speaking of French at the club, despite the club signing four players from Ligue 1 in the summer. Jordan Amavi, Jordan Ayew, Jordan Veretout and Idrissa Gueye all came in from France in the transfer window. Frenchman Garde, 49, was appointed on a three-and-a-half-year deal to replace the sacked Tim Sherwood on ...

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Ayew scores but Aston Villa lose 3-1 to Spurs

Jordan Ayew scoring against Tottenham (Image credit: Aston Villa)

Jordan Ayew found the net for the second time in his debut season for Aston Villa but his strike could not stop his team from a 3-1 loss at Tottenham Hotspur on Monday. The Ghanaian forward came off the bench for Westwood in the 38th minute and found the net in the 80th through a shot that took a deflection ...

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Jordan Ayew gets new boss at Aston Villa


Ghana’s Jordan Ayew will now be taking instructions from former Lyon coach Remi Garde after he was named as the new Aston Villa boss on Monday. Garde comes in to replace Tim Sherwood who was sacked after Villa lost 2-1 at home to Swansea. The Frenchman, who is a former Arsenal player, is expected to watch Villa’s away tie at ...

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Nketsia: Jordan Ayew requires a “Garde” and his name is Remi


The last 48 hours must have gone by in a blur for Jordan Ayew,scoring his debut goal for Aston Villa in his 6th appearance for the club while watching elder brother Andre Ayew score the goal which would result in the expulsion of the man who brought him to the English Premiership,Tim Sherwood. First came the excitement that surrounded the ...

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Jordan Ayew’s Aston Villa coach Tim Sherwood sacked

Departed: Tim Sherwood (Image credit: Reuters)

Ghana international Jordan Ayew will work under a new boss after head coach Tim Sherwood was fired on Sunday afternoon. Sherwood, who took over as head coach of Aston Villa last February, led them to the FA Cup final where they lost to Arsenal and also guided them to escape relegation last season. But six defeats in the opening ten ...

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Jordan Ayew scores, Andre grabs Swansea winner

Rival Brothers: Andre and Jordan during the match (Image credit: BPI/Greig Cowie)

Black Stars team-mates Andre and Jordan found the net against each other on Saturday at Villa Park when Aston Villa lost 2-1 to Swansea City. The brothers had dominated headlines ahead of the match that made them ‘enemies’ for the second time in months after they were on opposing sides in last season’s French Ligue 1 match between Marseille and ...

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“I need to learn more”- Baba Rahman

Willing student: Baba Rahman (Image credit: Chelsea Football Club)

Ghana defender Baba Rahman has admitted that he needs to know more to enable him succeed in his time at Chelsea. The player made his Barclays Premier League debut for the Blues on Saturday as they beat Aston Villa 2-0 at Stamford Bridge. Rahman was played at left-back with the usually regular Cesar Azpilicueta going to the other side of ...

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Premier League round-up: Liverpool win to ease pressure on Brendan Rodgers while Man United go top


Daniel Sturridge scored his first goals in nearly six months as Liverpool got back to winning ways with a 3-2 victory over Aston Villa at Anfield to ease the pressure on under-fire manager Brendan Rodgers. James Milner opened the scoring and his Reds account inside two minutes with an arrowed drive, before Sturridge’s exquisite volley doubled the home side’s advantage ...

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Capital One Cup Third Round Draw: Big derbies as Tottenham host Arsenal and Aston Villa get Birmingham


The third round draw of the Capital Plus One Cup was done on Tuesday night and the highlights were two local set up in London and Birmingham. North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham will face off while Aston Villa will take on Birmingham. Defending champions Chelsea travel to Wallsall, Manchester United play at home to Ipswich while Premier League sides ...

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