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newsfootball8 days ago

Was surprised and shocked that Rafael Benitez wanted to have Everton job, admits Steven Gerrard

Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard has expressed his disappointment at former Everton boss Rafael Benitez for taking the job due to his history with arch-rivals Liverpool in the subsequent past. The Spaniard was dismissed from his position this week due to Everton’s dismal run of results.
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newsfootball16 days ago

Aston Villa confirm they've signed Lucas Digne from Everton for reported £25 million fee

Aston Villa have confirmed the signing of left-back Lucas Digne from Everton for a reported fee of £25 million after the Frenchman fell out with Everton manager Rafael Benitez earlier this campaign. Villa manager Gerrard expressed his happiness at recruiting a player of Digne’s pedigree.
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newsfootball18 days ago

We had to suffer during the game but the team spirit was good, claims Raphael Varane

Manchester United's Raphael Varane has admitted that the team had to suffer together against Aston Villa but their good team spirit ushered them over to the finish line and secured a 1-0 victory. The Red Devils beat the Villians in their third-round FA Cup tie at Old Trafford to progress.
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newsfootball18 days ago

Axel Tuanzebe didn't move until it was clear he wasn't manager's first-choice, reveals Dimitri Tuanzebe

Axel Tuanzebe's brother and agent, Dimitri Tuanzebe has insisted that the bad blood between the infamous United-Liverpool rivalries influenced Steven Gerrard to not give Tuanzebe a fair chance at Aston Villa after his arrival as manager. The English defender joined Napoli on loan earlier this month.
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newsfootball18 days ago

We dominated for large parts but we were not ruthless enough, proclaims Steven Gerrard

In light of their 1-0 loss, Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard believes that while his team dominated large parts of the game, they weren’t ruthless enough to make their dominance pay. The Villians lost 1-0 to Manchester United in their third-round FA Cup clash with two goals disallowed by VAR.
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newsfootball22 days ago

Aston Villa to sign Philippe Coutinho on loan from Barcelona

Aston Villa have confirmed that they have agreed to sign Philippe Coutinho on loan from Barcelona with an option to buy the Brazilian playmaker at the end of his spell if they wish to do so. The 29-year-old will be reunited with his old Liverpool team-mate Steven Gerrard who is Villa’s manager.
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newsfootball22 days ago

I've' got nothing but positive things to say about Philippe Coutinho, reveals Steven Gerrard

 Steven Gerrard has admitted that he has got nothing but positive things to say about Phillipe Coutinho as he is a special footballer. The Brazilian attacker has fallen out of favour with Barcelona and is linked with a move back to the Premier League with Aston Villa the primary candidates.
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newsfootball23 days ago

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola tests positive for Covid-19

Manchester City have announced that their manager Pep Guardiola along with assistant Juanma Lillo have tested positive for Covid-19 and will miss their side's FA Cup third-round tie against Swindon on Friday. The pair have now entered self-isolation according to the health protocols.
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newsfootball23 days ago

Burnley boss Sean Dyche tests positive for COVID-19

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has tested positive for Covid-19 and is set to miss out on his side’s FA Cup third-round tie against Huddersfield Town. The English club has said that the Englishman will follow mandatory self-isolation protocols following his positive test for the virus.
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newsfootballa month ago

Really important we hit ground running but players have been fantastic, proclaims Steven Gerrard

In light of the impressive start to his time at Aston Villa, Steven Gerrard has admitted that the players have been fantastic so far although they need to keep that run of form going. The new Villa boss has won four of his opening seven league games and has won plaudits for his performances so far.
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