West Ham 0-1 Aston Villa

By | Dec 22, 2008

Aston Villa moved into third place in the Premier League after James Milner’s deflected late goal sank West Ham. An open first half saw Ashley Young hit the post for Villa after running on to a poor Scott Parker back-pass but West Ham dominated after the break. Carlton Cole headed an easy chance over and […]

Aston Villa 4-2 Bolton

By | Dec 14, 2008

Gabriel Agbonlahor and Ashley Young inspired Aston Villa to a victory which took them above Arsenal into fourth. Bolton took the lead through Johan Elmander’s cute near-post backheel. But Agbonlahor controlled a long ball before slotting in the equaliser and Villa went ahead when Kevin Davies headed into his own net. Agbonlahor nodded in a […]

Everton 2-3 Aston Villa

By | Dec 9, 2008

Ashley Young scored an injury-time winner to shatter Everton, who had equalised only seconds earlier. Steve Sidwell smashed in from 20 yards in the first minute but Joleon Lescott prodded home a deserved equaliser. Marouane Fellaini had a header cleared off the line and hit the bar with another before Phil Jagielka’s woeful backpass allowed […]

Chelsea 2-0 Aston Villa

By | Oct 5, 2008

Chelsea stayed top of the Premier League with an impressive demolition job on Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge. The Blues were dominant throughout and Joe Cole drilled home the opener after running on to Frank Lampard’s pass. Nicolas Anelka got the second when he finished off after Brad Friedel had kept out his first effort […]

Aston Villa 2-1 Sunderland

By | Sep 28, 2008

Goals from Ashley Young and John Carew helped Aston Villa secure a third successive Premier League victory at the expense of Sunderland. The visitors took the lead when Steed Malbranque’s pass was converted by Djibril Cisse on nine minutes. But Young equalised with a free-kick from 20-yards nine minutes later before Carew scored the winner […]