16 May 2013
11 May 2013 Rafael Benitez refused to promise record-breaking Frank Lampard a Europa League final start after his brace in the 2-1 EPL win over Aston Villa.
11 May 2013 Retiring Aston Villa captain Stiliyan Petrov has used his final programme notes to thank the club's fans for their support during his battle with acute leukemia.
11 May 2013 Paul Lambert hopes his Aston Villa side can secure its top-flight status against Chelsea in front of watching chairman Randy Lerner this weekend before sitting down with the club's owner to plan for next season.
10 May 2013
Aston Villa manager
5 May 2013 Tottenham star Gareth Bale did it again with the winner against Southampton while Arsenal accounted for QPR and Wigan kept its survival hopes alive with a win at West Brom.
30 Apr 2013 Christian Benteke scored a second-half hat-trick in a 6-1 win over Sunderland as Aston Villa roared to its biggest win since 2008 and zoomed five points clear of the Premier League relegation zone.