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The Villa Times - 16/01/2018 (Aston Villa News Round-up)

The Villa Times - 16/01/2018 (Aston Villa News Round-up)

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Just awful news. Big Cyrille Regis has passed at the age of 59. A true legend in the midlands, a ground-breaking player for many of that era and a sad loss to football. Not often you can call a player an icon but Cyrille was. Some lovely tributes pouring in. Read more: RIP Cyrille Regis - A True Midlands Footballing Icon

Manager Steve Bruce was full of praise for the Aston Villa players following victory over Nottingham Forest at the weekend, but one man in particular stood out for him. Heading to the City Ground to face off against Aitor Karanka's new side, Villa took a one nil victory with Scott Hogan finding the net in the 18th minute and having kept a clean sheet, we took another valuable three points. Speaking to the Official Site as he met with the media post game, Bruce had some real positives to take from the 90 minutes. Read more: Hogan Takes Bruce's Praise Post Forest

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce has confirmed that Robert Snodgrass will stay with the club until the end of the season, inspite of reports suggesting David Moyes wants him back at West Ham United. Reports in Scotland have suggested that Moyes wants to reunite with 30 year old Snodgrass but it's not going to happen. Having been let out on loan by former manager Slaven Bilic just six months after signing him from Hull City, Snoddy has 23 appearances to his name this season, scoring five times and creating seven assists. Read more: No West Ham Return For Snodgrass

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce was asked for an update on Jonathan Kodjia this weekend, and the answer is less than great. Our top scorer last season fractured his ankle twice in 2017, and his latest setback has left him sidelined once more. With some thoughts suggesting he could return to play a part at the very end of the campaign, when asked for an update on that front he said: Forget About Kodjia - Bruce

So we have another Fan Consultation Group meeting set for February 20th. It is your chance to put questions on the agenda. What we have so far: Villa Fans Can Submit Questions For Consultation

Vital Villa coverage for our win over Nottingham Forest:

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Thought for the day: When you get a bladder infection, urine trouble.

The previous Villa Times: The Villa Times - 13/01/2018

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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Tuesday January 16 2018
Time: 6:25AM

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