Chelsea investigating alleged sectarian abuse of John McGinn

Chelsea are investigating alleged sectarian abuse aimed at Aston Villa midfielder John McGinn by a member of the Stamford Bridge crowd. Scotland international McGinn, 26, played the full 90 minutes for Villa on Saturday as they lost 3-0 to Chelsea.

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Manchester City sign Jack Grealish for £100m from Aston Villa

Manchester City have signed Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish on a six-year deal for a British record transfer fee of £100m. Grealish, 25, leaves Villa having made 213 appearances over the course of eight seasons, scoring 32 goals.

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Silva and Gundogan send City past Aston Villa

Bernardo Silva and Iklay Gundogan’s late goals broke Aston Villa’s stubborn defence late on to send Man City top of the Premier League with a 2-0 win at the Etihad. Silva opened the scoring after 80 minutes with Gundogan adding in the 90th minute.

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Liverpool work hard to defeat youthful Villa in FA Cup

Aston Villa’s academy youngsters produced a valiant effort as Liverpool survived a first-half scare to win 4-1 and progress to the fourth round of the FA Cup. Sadio Mane gave Liverpool an early lead but the sides were level at the break thanks to Louie Barry.

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