Former England, West Ham and Chelsea midfielder Joe Cole has announced his retirement.
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith reckons his players delivered a 'statement' in beating Derby 3-0 at Pride Park and warned they will get better.
Jack Grealish scored his first goal of the season to pave the way for Aston Villa's 2-0 Sky Bet Championship win over struggling Bolton.
Aston Villa winger Yannick Bolasie is pushing for his first start in Friday's visit of Bolton.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith called for Jack Grealish to be given more protection by referees after accusing QPR of targeting him 'like a tag team'.
Pawel Wszolek scored the winner as in-form QPR continued their climb up the Sky Bet Championship table by beating Aston Villa 1-0 at Loftus Road.
Nahki Wells will hope he has earned a starting place as QPR seek a third straight win in Friday night's clash with Aston Villa.
In-form Norwich recovered from an early deficit to beat Aston Villa 2-1 at Carrow Road and move up to fourth in the Sky Bet Championship table.
Ross McCormack has suggested there is no way back for him at Aston Villa despite Steve Bruce's recent sacking.
Dean Smith lauded Tammy Abraham and Orjan Nyland after he celebrated his first game in charge of Aston Villa with a 1-0 win over Swansea at Villa Park.
Captain James Chester will return for Dean Smith's first game in charge of Aston Villa.
Gabby Agbonlahor says he would play for Aston Villa for free and insists he is not ready to retire.