Angry Dean Smith told his under-performing Aston Villa players they have played themselves out of next week’s League Cup final after the 2-0 defeat at Southampton.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has warned his side that individual mistakes are harming their fight for Premier League survival.
Aston Villa midfielder John McGinn is making positive progress in his return from injury, according to manager Dean Smith.
Jose Mourinho insisted he was only focused on Tottenham after Sunday’s 3-2 win at Aston Villa – but still offered a cheeky swipe at Manchester City following their European ban.
Dean Smith has promised Aston Villa fans the club’s owners will be doing everything in their power over the next few months to keep hold of captain Jack Grealish.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith is hoping with John Terry in his corner he can “plot the downfall” of the former England defender’s old Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho.
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith is confident his players will “finish the season well” after seeing what he claims are “real green shoots of recovery”.
Aston Villa’s new teenage striker Louie Barry has set his sights on making his first-team breakthrough by the end of the season.
Friday proved to be the quietest transfer deadline day for many a year with just £25million spent by Premier League clubs, the lowest total since 2010.
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith has hailed Tyrone Mings “a big influence” who has won himself a place in the hearts of the supporters.
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith has not ruled out John McGinn from making a quicker than expected recovery from an ankle injury and playing in the Carabao Cup final.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith believes Manchester United’s victory over Manchester City in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday night has offered up hope of a surprise final win over Pep Guardiola’s side.
Kortney Hause has revealed Aston Villa resorted to “the dirty side of the game” to help clinch their place in the Carabao Cup final.
The Football Association is investigating the pitch invasion that followed Aston Villa’s Carabao Cup semi-final victory on Tuesday night.
Dean Smith is confident Aston Villa’s dramatic Carabao Cup victory over Leicester can galvanise his side to secure Premier League survival.
Matt Targett believes Aston Villa are now proving they possess the resilience and fitness levels to finally see off teams after reaching the Carabao Cup final.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith hailed a “goal made in Egypt” after substitutes Trezeguet and Ahmed Elmohamady combined in injury time to send the club to the Carabao Cup final with victory against Leicester.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spoke of his pride after leading his boyhood club to the League Cup final with a dramatic late victory against Leicester.
Aston Villa reached their first league cup final for a decade with a dramatic 2-1 victory over Leicester in the second leg of their semi-final at Villa Park.
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith is excited by the potential of teenage striker Louie Barry and is confident the new signing will be a hit at the club.
New striker Mbwana Samatta comes into contention for Aston Villa’s second leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final at home to Leicester on Tuesday night following his recent £8.5million move from Genk.
Dean Smith has called on new signing Mbwana Samatta to immediately bring his quality to bear as Aston Villa bid for a third visit to Wembley in 21 months.
Boss Dean Smith has thrown down the survival gauntlet to Aston Villa after their last-gasp win over Watford.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith fears Watford striker Troy Deeney could again return to haunt his side.
Aston Villa have moved to solve their striker shortage by signing Genk’s Mbwana Samatta.
Aston Villa goalkeeper Lovre Kalinic has joined French Ligue One side Toulouse on loan until the end of the season.
Aston Villa are set to clinch an £8.5million move for Mbwana Samatta but with boss Dean Smith confirming he still needs another striker.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith believes Jack Grealish possesses “star quality” and is doing everything possible to earn a maiden England call-up.
Dean Smith is running out of superlatives for Jack Grealish and hailed the “telling contribution” of debutant Pepe Reina after Aston Villa hit back to draw 1-1 at Brighton.
Boss Dean Smith has backed Pepe Reina to help lead Aston Villa to safety.