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Spurs/Villa Swap? Man City Buyout?! Villa Rumours

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Now this transfer rumour makes sense. Spurs have been linked with Villa defender Curtis Davies who is frustrated at his lack of first team chances since regaining fitness following shoulder surgery. Villa have been linked with Robbie Keane (sorry voiceoftheholte!) and now someone has put 2+2 together and come up with a swap.

Well, that sounds perfect business for both clubs as Robbie has fallen down the pecking order at Spurs but would surely be a first team choice at Villa? Jermaine Jenas is also once again mentioned.

There you go, swap shop!

The Mirror meanwhile says that West Ham lead the chase for Villa Curtis Davies.

Other reports are suggesting Villa will 'miss out' on Leeds striker Jermaine Beckford. I say 'miss out' because does anyone know for a fact we want him?! Apparently Everton are close to signing the hitman who is available on a free.

The Daily Mail say that Marlon Harewood has the option to go to DC United (USA, as reported earlier in the week) or to Turkey with Bursaspor. So there you go folks, Marlon Harewood might well be playing in the Champions League next season! lol. Good on the fella!

A gossip site reckons Manchester City are set to bid £22million for Gabriel Agbonlahor. I think this particular site just plucks transfer rumours out of thin air to get hits to be honest. So now we have Milner going for £30m ish and Gabby £22million. Ashley Young has already been linked, so say £25million for him. Gareth Barry went for £12million there. Wouldn't it have been cheaper to just buy the Villa?! lol.

Another in the transfer rumour stakes is a report today saying that Villa tried to sign Zigic who has now signed for Blues: 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
Robbie Keane several more times including: Click Here
Robbie Keane in a swap with Curtis Davies

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 Gone to Blues 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
Curtis Davies to Spurs in a swap with Robbie Keane

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
Marlon Harewood to Turkish team Bursaspor

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:Friday May 28 2010
Time: 11:27AM


Forgot who said but I think if we got Keane he would prove some wrong like Dunne did last season when everyone was saying he is passed it. Time will tell.
The Fear
28/05/2010 12:38:00
I agree that Keane is past his best and I wouldn't like to see us spend cash on him, but a trade for Curtis would be a sensible deal, we need an alternative up front and a bit of guile more than we need a 5th centre back.
28/05/2010 14:23:00
If Citeh want to take Gabby, Milner and young for a combined fee of about £80m I'd be amenable to that. Anyone who wouldn't is an idiot and that's why this is just horse poo!
villan of the north
29/05/2010 11:35:00
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