Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has done a miraculous job in getting his side to the top of the English Premier League table. Photograph: Reuters.

There’s lots to love about this English Premier League season, not least if you’re a bookie who hasn’t had to pay out on an accumulator in six months.(...)

Tiago Ilori of Portugal in action during the Uefa Under21 European Championships. Photograph: Christian Hofer/Getty Images

Liverpool have responded to their mounting injury problems in central defence by asking Aston Villa to cancel Tiago Ilori’s season-long loan at Villa (...)

Jack Grealish has been dropped by Remi Garde after his off-field behaviour was deemed ‘not professional’ in the wake of Aston Villa’s defeat to Everton. Photograph: PA

Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish will be left out of the squad for Saturday’s match against Watford as punishment for his off-field behav(...)

Former Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood says he did not have a final say on transfers. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Tim Sherwood has claimed he did not have the final say over transfers at Aston Villa. The former Villa boss, sacked last month, insisted the club’s tr(...)

Aston Villa manager Remi Garde speaks during a press conference at Villa Park. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images

Aston Villa’s new manager Remi Garde believes he can reverse his side’s wretched run and lift them off the bottom of the Premier League but stopped s(...)

 Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish in action last weekend against Tottenham. Photograph: Andrew Couldridge/Reuters

Jack Grealish will have to wait until the new year before he is considered for his first England cap after Fifa confirmed the Aston Villa midfielder h(...)

 Remi Garde is the new Aston Villa manager. Photograph: John Berry/Getty Images

Aston Villa have announced the appointment of Remi Garde as their new manager. The former Lyon boss has signed a deal until 2019 and will watch his ne(...)

Tim Sherwood attempts to kick the match ball during his last game in charge of Aston Villa, against Swansea at Villa Park in the English Premier League, before being sacked by club owner Randy Lerner. Villa lost the match 1-2. Photograph: Scott Heavey/PA.

May Day 2010. Aston Villa awake this morning lying fifth in the Premier League. Villa are level on points with Tottenham, who are fourth. The goal (...)

A shaft of sunlight falls on the Villa supporters during the English Premier League football match against Swansea City at Villa Park. Photograph: Getty Images

Ex-Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert believes expectation levels at his struggling former club are too high. Villa go to Southampton in the Capital One(...)

Micah Richards has been charged with improper conduct by the English FA for an incident in the tunnel after Aston Villa’s defeat to Swansea City. Photograph: Reuters

Aston Villa captain Micah Richards has been charged with improper conduct by the Football Association. The charge follows an incident in the tunnel a(...)