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Villa Transfer Links In And Out - Updated List

Villa Transfer Links In And Out - Updated List

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A summary of all the transfer links so far this summer. I have caught as many of them as possible but have ignored some of the gossip sites that only really crop up at this time of year to make up links and get hits! Have I missed any 'big' links?

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
Robbie Keane several more times including: 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

Liverpool's attacking midfielder Yossi Benayoun. Click Here

Jermaine Jenas from Spurs

Bobby Zamora linked to Villa and Everton with a £8million price tag. Click Here

Jamie Beckford on a free from Leeds United. Click Here

Carlton Cole from West Ham. Click Here

David Bentley from Spurs: Click Here

Stephen Ireland from Manchester City: Click Here
Or Micah Richards, Shaun Wright Phillips Nedum Onuoha

Valencia players Nikola Zigic and Miguel.

Scott Parker from West Ham for around £12million.

Right-back Adam Matthews from Cardiff City for £2million. 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
Ashley Young to Spurs for £16million + either Robbie Keane or Jermaine Jenas Click Here

Curtis Davies to look for a Villa exit.
Curtis Davies to Newcastle United. Click Here
Curtis Davies to Fulham. Click Here
Curtis Davies to Liverpool for £5m Click Here
Curtis Davies to Spurs for £7m Click Here

Emile Heskey to Stoke Click Here

Gabby Agbonlahor to Arsenal for around £22million Click Here

Gabby Agbonlahor and Ashley Young to Manchester City for around £45million. Click Here

Habib Beye outward.

James Milner to Man Utd
James Milner to Man City Click Here
James Milner bid in: Click Here
James Milner to Arsenal
James Milner to Chelsea Click Here
James Milner to Chelsea or Man City for £30m: Click Here

John Carew to Fulham for £3.5m Click Here
John Carew to Fiorentina, Sampdoria or Fenerbahce Click Here

Luke Young wanting to go back to London.
Luke Young to West Ham Click Here
Another to West Ham, this time for £4million Click Here

Marlon Harewood Click Here
Marlon Harewood to DC United Click Here

Nigel Reo-Coker wanted by Stoke and Blackburn Rovers Click Here

Nicky Shorey to Fulham Click Here

Steve Sidwell to Fulham or possibly West Ham. 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
Wilfred Bouma to PSV Click Here

Manager In And Out Talk:

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


Players angry about sell to buy: b>Click Here

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

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Wednesday May 26 2010
Time: 11:00AM


Some decent players here espeically the falcao, ireland, hleb and parker rumours. I really dont think we need to go over the top this year, if randy can give us 20m from out his own pocket we should be fine, we will get around 18m for fringe players such as young, davies, sidwell, carew, harewood well not fringe players but you get the picture. We probably need a rb if young goes and put cuellar cb or back up, adam matthews or miguel from valencia are good shouts but probably sit on the bench all season. parker would be someone who could replace petrov and if we can keep milner and young id would be a decent midfield. We should spend all our sales money on a quaility striker but we will get keane or cole boreee!!! The team i WOULD like for next year would be: Frediel, Miguel/Matthews, Collins, Dunne, Warnock, Young, Milner, Parker, Downing/Benayoun?/Hleb?, Agbonlahor, ????
I am a Villan
26/05/2010 13:02:00
My villa dream team friedle-young-dunne-Collins-warnock-delph-Ireland-milner-young-agbonlahor-falcao
Avfc94 we do
26/05/2010 15:46:00
Im not sayin im a hater of o'neil btw calling him deluded, i like him as a manger just dont understand his transfers and liking players like cole and heskey and keane for that matter.
I am a Villan
26/05/2010 19:32:00
Get real I am a Villan the press are making up the links not MON.
26/05/2010 19:41:00
claretandbluearmy he clearly likes heskey and theres no smoke without fire he has obviously declared interest in keane and cole so i dont think im the one who needs to get real!
I am a Villan
26/05/2010 20:18:00
I don't know about getting real, but how difficult is it for people to debate the points without taking pot shots at the posters?
26/05/2010 21:03:00
i am a villan, mon will always have a big centre forward plus with two wingers in the side putting in crosses all day you need a centre forward plus cole is better on the floor than heskey and carew and quicker for keane to change things a bit and go 451 keane just droping off he is still a clever footballer
bells are ringin
26/05/2010 21:46:00
bells are rining, Cole is no differnt to heskey he is just younger and more skillfull and in all fairness carew is much better than both of them so we wont be moving forward with a signing like carlton cole i would rather have bobby zamora personally, also keane is a good footballer but not as good as he was and there is much better out there and alot younger, 10m, 15m which is being tipped to be the fee will be an extremely bad piece of buisness just ask the spurs fans and btw my last comment was to mike_field not you bells are ringing
I am a Villan
26/05/2010 21:50:00
I'm not 'taking a potshot' at anyone its good to debate, I just feel we will be linked with every player in the world in the next 2 months. MON has made some bad buys but he's made some good ones too. We need to remember if we keep Milly and Ashley our budget may not be too lofty so unfortunately our expectations need to be adjusted to.
26/05/2010 22:13:00
Yeah true but if lerner doesnt give us enough funds id try and offload young to city for 20m + swp and that would be a great deal as it wouldnt affect our team too much and give us money to go buy a GOOD striker we need
I am a Villan
26/05/2010 22:25:00
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