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Aston Villa sign full back Matt Targett from Southampton

Aston Villa who are back in the top flight after a three-season absence, have signed left-back Matt Targett from Southampton to bolster their squad for surviving in the Premier League.

Watch: Leeds United allow Aston Villa to score uncontested goal in English Championship

There was controversy on both ends at Elland Road as Leeds United and Aston Villa scored questionable goals in their crucial Championship fixture. Win allowed Sheffield United to seal promotion.


Man jailed for pitch attack on Aston Villa's Jack Grealish

Paul Mitchell, a 27-year-old former pub employee, had pleaded guilty at Birmingham Magistrates' Court to charges of assault and encroachment.

Watch: Pitch invader arrested after attacking Aston Villa player

Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish became a victim of an attack by a spectator during the side’s derby clash at Birmingham. The pitch-invader was later arrested for the incident.

Australian midfielder Mile Jedinak announces international retirement

Mile Jedinak announced his decision in a lengthy Instagram post, three months before Australia launch their continental title defence in the United Arab Emirates.

WATCH: Aston Villa midfielder John McGinn scores goal of the season contender

Aston Villa yongster John McGinn opened his account with a spectacular goal to help his side equalise against Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday at Championship.


Arsenal held; Liverpool taste maiden defeat under Juergen Klopp

Arsenal finished with a scoreline of 1-1 while Liverpool lost 1-2 to Crystal Palace.

Manchester City almost home

Manchester City rout Aston Villa 4-0; Need single point from last match to win league.

Manchester City have one hand on title

City need just a draw against West Ham United to win their second league title in three years.

No Aguero for Man City against Aston Villa as they look to firm grip on title

Aguero has scored 17 goals in 22 league appearances this season, but has missed many games with calf and hamstring injuries.