The Athletic journalist Gregg Evans has revealed why Aston Villa did not sign a central midfielder this summer. Villa signed Leon Bailey from Bayer Leverkusen, Danny Ings from Southampton, Emiliano Buendia from Norwich City as well as Ashley Young on a free transfer and Axel Tuanzebe on loan from Manchester United. However, a centre-midfielder alluded them in the summer transfer window.
A weakened Aston Villa were knocked out of the League Cup by European Champions Chelsea after losing 4-3 on penalties at Stamford Bridge. Dean Smith made wholesale changes to his side with only two...
Cristiano Ronaldo was left out of the squad for the League Cup defeat against West Ham during the week