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Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert extends contract


Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has signed a contract extension until June 2018 following the club’s unbeaten start to the Premier League season. The 45-year-old Scot took charge at Villa Park in June 2012 and, despite finishing 15th in both seasons, Villa have won three out of four this term. “I’m determined that we continue building the club to where ...

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Aston Villa boss Lambert impressed with Liverpool win


Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert labelled his side’s defending as ‘outstanding’ after they defeated Liverpool 1-0 at Anfield. Gabriel Agbonlahor pounced to score the only goal of the game from close range in the ninth minute before some resolute defending kept the home side at bay. Philippe Senderos and Nathan Baker, who was brought in for injured captain Ron Vlaar, ...

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Agbonlahor signs new four-year Aston Villa contract


Aston Villa striker Gabriel Agbonlahor has signed a new four-year deal. “I’m over the moon and excited for the next four years. It’s a great feeling to be part of Aston Villa,” he told the club’s website. The 27-year-old has spent his entire career at Villa Park, around loan spells at Sheffield Wednesday and Watford, scoring over 60 goals in ...

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Aston Villa sign Man Utd midfielder Cleverley on loan


Aston Villa have signed Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley on a season-long loan. However, it is understood United have the option to take him back in January, or Villa could complete a full transfer during that window. Cleverley, 25, has 13 England caps although he has not featured for his country since the 1-0 friendly defeat by Germany on 13 November 2013. ...

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