Growing defensive concerns for Aston Villa as central defender Philippe Senderos adds to Pauls Lamberts’ mounting injury list with teammates Ron Vlaar [calf] and Nathan Baker [knee] both struggling to be available for the visit of Southampton this weekend.
Ron Vlaar's agent has started rumors about the defender possibly moving to Manchester United or Arsenal in the near future.
Aston Villa took the initial lead but a straight red card given to Christian Benteke turned the tide as Tottenham would score twice late on to hand the Lions a bitter 1-2 loss.
Aston Villa dominated possession for large stretches of the match but couldn't score while giving up two goals to league bottom QPR.
Aston Villa defender Alan Hutton continues to impress fantasy managers and provided his owners with ten points this weekend.
Aston Villa defender Ron Vlaar was active in his return to action this weekend and finished with eight fantasy points.
Aston Villa were defeated thoroughly by Everton, 3-0, marking their fourth consecutive loss in the league.
Aston Villa were dealt a major injury blow as their worst fears were realized when they learned Fabian Delph would require surgery to repair the shoulder he damaged in training this week, with initial reports suggesting he won't return until the new year.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert is sweating on the fitness of England midfielder Fabian Delph after a freak training injury caused extensive shoulder damage which may require surgery.
Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish has signed a new four-year deal with the club.
Aston Villa defender Edna Stevens has completed a loan move to Northampton that will last a month.
Paul Lambert will be hoping captain Ron Vlaar can step up his recovery from a calf injury this week ahead of the trip to Goodison Park after Switzerland confirmed defensive teammate Philippe Senderos suffered a thigh injury during the loss to Slovenia on Thursday.
Dutch defender Ron Vlaar is closing in on a return to first team action as the Aston Villa skipper looks to step up his recovery from a calf injury during the international break.
Aston Villa nearly pulled off another surprising clean sheet, keeping Manchester City out as the match entered the final ten minutes, but the visitors would finally break through twice, and the Lions suffered a 0-2 loss.
Ron Vlaar continues to struggle with a calf injury and will miss the weekend match against Manchester City.