English Premier League result on Monday: Crystal Palace 1 (Mariappa 7) Fulham 4 (Kasami 19, Sidwell 45, Berbatov 50, Senderos 55) Played Sunday Aston Villa 0 Tottenham 2 (Townsend 31, Soldado 69) Played Saturday Arsenal 4 (Wilshere 18,...Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur winger Andros Townsend has had a massive week. He scored his first international goal in his second appearance for England in their 4-1 victory over Montenegro and then scored again for his club away to Aston VillaShow More Summary
It has been an eventful past 11 years for Aston Villa. During this time period, the club has contended for the Champions League, played for a trophy at Wembley and flirted with relegation. The following 11 players were the standout performers...Show More Summary
Arsenal fought the good fight, but ultimately capitulated to a superior Borussia Dortmund side at the Emirates Stadium. It was the Gunners' first defeat since their humiliation way back on opening day against Aston Villa. Arsenal and Dortmund matched each other's quality for stretches, but the Germans were the much more aggressive and robust side. Show More Summary
Roberto Soldado 's winner in Tottenham Hotspur's 2-0 win over Aston Villa came at a good time for the player and his club. The away win was the ideal response to the disappointment of Tottenham's 3-0 derby humbling by West Ham United prior to the international break. Show More Summary
Welcome to the first edition of our Premier League scouting reports: a new series we'll be running every Monday here at B/R. We take the time to check back on one star individual's performance over the course of the weekend's action,...Show More Summary
Playing away seems to suit Tottenham Hotspur's counter-attacking style. The 2-0 victory at Aston Villa was their third in four Premier League matches on the road this season, giving them one less win away versus at home at White Hart...Show More Summary
Chris Hudson went viral following his rant on the opening day of the season. Arsenal lost 3-1 at home to Aston Villa and some say his rant helped start an Arsenal revolution. In this much calmer video, Hudson tells ArsenalFanTV that he believes Arsenal can win the title this season. Happy days at Arsenal football [...]
Andre Villas-Boas' starting lineup against Aston Villa was a reminder that attempting to anticipate what a manager is thinking is often little more than guesswork. The side that dispatched Villa 2-0 on Sunday with goals from Andros Townsend and Roberto Soldado was not surprising in terms of the reasoning behind the manager's decisions. Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur's 2-0 victory over Aston Villa at Villa Park on Sunday was marred by an incident that saw fans throw a smoke bomb onto the field. The smoke bomb hit a linesman, and the situation is currently being investigated by the...Show More Summary
Tottenham ran out 2-0 winners over Aston Villa on Sunday afternoon. Andros Townsend scored the opener on the half hour mark but he had Lewis Holtby to thank after he produced a wonderful dummy. Townsend’s teasing cross was directed towards the far corner and Holtby used his wit to simply duck under the cross. The [...]
Aston Villa succumbed to a 2-0 loss to Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday afternoon, extending their unwanted streak of failing to beat the Lilywhites to 11 games. Andros Townsend and Roberto Soldado scored a goal in each half to bury the claret-and-blue...Show More Summary
Tottenham moved back up to fifth in the Premier League table—three points behind leaders Arsenal—with a hard-fought 2-0 victory against Aston Villa on Sunday afternoon. Andros Townsend continued his rich vein of recent form as he opened the scoring with a first-half cross that evaded everybody as it crept in at the far post. Show More Summary
A fan at the Aston Villa-Tottenham match on Sunday threw a flare from the stands toward the field and ended up with a direct hit on the linesman. Here's the GIF: GIF via @feintzebra Read more World Football news on BleacherReport.co...
During Tottenham’s clash with Aston Villa on Sunday afternoon a pretty awful incident happened. The away fans threw a rather large flare towards the pitch to celebrate the opening goal scored by Andros Townsend. The Linesman was hit square on the back of the head and was knocked forward by the blow. Watch the shocking [...]
There’s only one Premier League match being played today — Aston Villa against Tottenham Hotspur, which kicks off at 11am ET on NBC Sports Network (for viewers in the United States). Before, during or after today’s match, join the conversation … Continue reading ? Aston Villa vs Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League Gameweek 8: Open Thread is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Aston Villa: Guzan, Bacuna, Vlaar, Clark, El Ahmadi, Westwood, Luna, Delph, Weimann, Agbonlahor, Kozak. Subs: Steer, Baker, Herd, Bennett, Bowery, Tonev, Sylla. Tottenham: Lloris; Walker, Chiriches, Dawson, Vertonghen; Paulinho, Sandro; Townsend, Holtby, Sigurdsson; Soldado. Subs: Friedel, Naughton, Dembele, Eriksen, Lamela, Lennon, Defoe.
Sunday sees just a solitary Premier League encounter take place, as Aston Villa host Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park. Having seen his club's nearest rivals—the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City—all produce emphatic wins on...Show More Summary
After a busy day around the Premier League on Saturday, Aston Villa and Tottenham are set to have the spotlight all to themselves on Sunday. The clubs are separated by just three points in the table during the early stages of the campaign. Villa...Show More Summary