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Sunday's Aston Villa Press Transfer Talk Round Up!

Sunday's Aston Villa Press Transfer Talk Round Up!

Quite a few of the press links are of players going outwards, I think that makes sense to be honest, we've had the same manager for four seasons, a fifth coming up and a turnover will happen naturally with players he fancied and who haven't made the impact he'd hoped or aren't getting on at Villa for whatever reason.

The latest press link outwards is for Steve Sidwell. The former Reading and Chelsea man really hasn't made an impact and according to a report in the News Of The World the midfielder is Fulham bound. Villa have apparently signalled that they would be willing to sell the player who is commuting from London for training and matches and West Ham are also an option.

Hey ho. He looked a good signing when he joined us but apart from a great debut goal v Wigan (away) he really hasn't settled and for the good of his career he does need to move on I would think.

Columbian striker anyone? Don't mind if I do! The Daily Star say that Martin O'Neill wants Porto`s Colombian striker Radamel Falcao. This link was first mentioned last week, the striker has 23 goals in 27 games and Porto apparently need to recoup some money this summer with the 24-year-old being a likely exit. Spurs are also said to be interested. The one bit I haven't read before is Liverpool apparently tried to get him last season but Porto beat them to his signature.

Hang on. The Daily Star say MON wants that player? In another report they say that MON is going. Make up your minds guys! (MON to Liverpool, Slaven Bilic or Steve McClaren on Villa's radar: Click Here )

So far we have:


Nigel Hokey-Cokey to see out his contract: Click Here

Villa will bid for £2.5million rated, 18-year-old Cardiff City right-back Adam Matthews. Click Here

Robbie Keane: Click Here

Veteran Wigan keeper Mike Pollitt.

Paris Saint-Germain playmaker Stephane Sessegnon.

Paul Scharner from Wigan. Click Here

Chelsea's Serbian international defender Branislav Ivanovic Click Here

Carlton Cole from West Ham for £12million Click Here
Carlton Cole from West Ham for around £10million, not sure why the price reduction! Click Here

Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Lee Grant Click Here

Stephen Ireland from Manchester City (+ possible swap for Milner) Click Here

Kevin Doyle from Wolves. Click Here

Aiden McGeady from Celtic Click Here

Alexander Hleb from Barcelona: Click Here

£5million rated 24-year-old PSV Eindhoven right-back Stanislav Manolev.

£10million rated Sporting Gijon left back Roberto Canella Click Here

£15million rated 24-year-old Porto striker Radamel Falcao Click Here


James Milner to Man Utd

James Milner to Man City

James Milner to Arsenal

John Carew to Fulham for £3.5m Click Here

Ashley Young to Manchester City. Click Here

Ashley Young to Manchester United for £22million

Ashley Young at the centre of £22m transfer battle as Spanish superpower Barcelona joins Real Madrid in race for Aston Villa star. Forum thread: Click Here

Ashley Young to Barcelona for £25million

Gabby Agbonlahor to Arsenal for around £22million Click Here

Marlon Harewood Click Here

Wilfred Bouma as the club have confirmed he is free to talk to other interested parties and can move on a free: Click Here

Steve Sidwell to Fulham or possibly West Ham.

Manager In And Out Talk:

MON to Liverpool, Slaven Bilic or Steve McClaren on Villa's radar: Click Here

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Sunday May 9 2010
Time: 10:07AM


He plays in a foreign league so mon has never heard of him so nope. He can score goals so nope. He doesn't play right back so nope. He is being discussed as a possible target so nope. Can't see him ever coming here with MON in charge...
09/05/2010 19:41:00
The star? Dear God!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
09/05/2010 20:49:00
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