Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert (right) and assistant manager Roy Keane during the Barclays Premier League defeat to Queens Park Rangers  at Loftus Road on Monday night.  Photograph:    Ian Walton/Getty Images

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert will resist calls from fans to give Jack Grealish more repsonsibility in his side despite a fifth straight league de(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini during the Barclays Premier League win over Aston  Villa. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Yaya Toure admitted it felt “amazing” to fire his first Barclays Premier League goal of the season and drive champions Manchester City to a crucial 2-(...)

 Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his team’s second against Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Chelsea 3 Aston Villa 0 Diego Costa continued his remarkable start to life in the Premier League as Jose Mourinho celebrated his 250th match as(...)

 Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could return from a thigh injury to play some part in the Merseyside derby on Saturday. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Arsenal (4) v Tottenham (9) Arsenal expect to have midfielder Mathieu Flamini back from a dead leg. Defenders Kieran Gibbs and Per Merte(...)

Aston Villa’s Gabriel Agbonlahor scrambles home the winning goal during the Premier League against Liverpool at Anfield. Photograph:  Peter Powell/EPA

Liverpool 0 Aston Villa 1If Liverpool needed any needed a reminder how tough life will be without last season’s two leading goalscorers, it was provid(...)

Hull defender Michael Dawson closes down Aston Villa’s Andreas Weimann  during the  Premier League match  at Villa Park. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Aston Villa 2 Hull 1Aston Villa equalled their best start to a Premier League season as first-half goals from Gabriel Agbonlahor and Andreas Weimann e(...)

Leon Osman is an injury concern for Everton.

Saturday, April 12th Crystal Palace (14) v Aston Villa (13) Palace manager Tony Pulis hopes to have a fully-fit squad to choose from. Dwigh(...)

Liverpool’s Luis Suarez reacts after a missed opportunity  against Aston Villa. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Liverpool 2 Aston Villa 2: A rare Anfield off-day saw Liverpool drop two points in the race for Champions League places as Luis Suarez found his integ(...)

Arsenal’s Nicklas Bendtner  shoots and  past Cardiff City goalkeeper David Marshall to open the scoring in the Premier League game at the Emirates Stadium. Photograph:  Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Premier League round-up: Arsenal left it very late to defeat Cardiff 2-0 at the Emirates and hold onto their position at the top of the Premier League(...)

 Tom Huddlestone of Hull city celebrates after scoring the team’s fourth goal by having his hair cut. Photograph:  Richard Sellers/Getty Images

Tom Huddlestone earned a long-awaited trip to the barber after inspiring Hull to a stunning 6-0 victory over an inept Fulham at the KC Stadium. Huddle(...)