Aston Villa sign Anwar El Ghazi on a permanent deal

Aston Villa have signed Anwar El Ghazi on a permanent deal from French club Lille. The 24-year-old has agreed a four-year contract, having spent last season on loan at Villa Park. El Ghazi starred in the Championship play-off final win against Derby last month, scoring the opening goal in the 2-1 victory which clinched Villa’s […]

John Terry admits ambitions to become a manager

John Terry has spoken of his ‘ambition’ to become a manager following reports linking him with the vacant post at Aston Villa. The former Chelsea captain, 37, told Sky Sports News: ‘It’s an ambition of mine and has been for a long time. ‘I have ambitions and aspirations to go and be a coach or […]

Former Chelsea captain John Terry announces retirement

Former England captain John Terry has announced his retirement from playing. The long-serving Chelsea defender has hung up his boots at the age of 37 and is understood to be primed for a quick return to Aston Villa. He is poised to become Thierry Henry’s assistant at the club he played for last season, with […]