Jack Grimse

  • joined Jun 16, 2010
  • last login Jul 31, 2014
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Broadcast Journalism major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Writing about Aston Villa for 7500toHolte and on the Bundesliga for SBNation. Find me on Twitter @crabsauss

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Another free agent could help Villa midfield


After Emmanuel Frimpong was released by Barnsley following the club's relegation to League One, he is looking for a new club and is therefore available on a free transfer. Would Aston Villa be a...

Back to Blackpool: Delfouneso again a tangerine


Former Aston Villa youth academy product Nathan Delfouneso has secured a contract at Blackpool FC and probably will play, because two days ago the club only had eight players.

Texas tour squad chosen, who missed out?


With Aston Villa heading to the United States for preseason warmups, some players missed out. Find out who here!

Players back to Bodymoor for preseason warm-ups


The players returned to begin preparations for the next campaign in hopes of having more success than the past couple years.

Two promising Villa youngsters sign two year deals


Expect to see Callum Robinson and Gary Gardner at Aston Villa next year, as the pair have signed two year deals keeping them at Villa Park for the near future.

New Daily Podcast: World Cup Wrap-up


Be sure to check out our new podcast which airs every day during the World Cup!

World Cup Fantasy Football!


With the World Cup kicking off in a couple of days, its time to choose your squad for fantasy football!

Joe Cole set to join Aston Villa


After undergoing a medical, Joe Cole is having contract discussions at Aston Villa.

Hull City targeting ex-Villa loanee


When the season ended, it looked unlikely that Ryan Bertrand would be spending any more time in a Villa shirt. It is even unlikelier now, with Hull City interested in the Chelsea left back.

World Cup Bracket Challenge!


Brazil kick off the World Cup against Croatia in less than two weeks. Get your predictions in for our group!

Benteke staying, says his agent


Kismet Eris has annoyed Villa in the past, but this time Christian Benteke's agent says that the star striker will be staying in Birmingham... for now

Relegation Poaching: Who to nab from Derby County?


Derby County won't be playing in next season's Premier League, but some of the players that took them on a run through the promotion playoffs might! Some of their players could help Villa, but whom?

Video: Would Joleon Lescott be a good fit at AVFC?


Would Joleon Lescott be a good fit at Aston Villa next season? Robert and Jack take a look in this new video series.

Albrighton released on a free, typically


It was already known, but the club confirmed that they were releasing Marc Albrighton as well as Nathan Delfouneso on free transfers.

Aston Villa announce preseason friendly


Aston Villa scheduled another friendly, away at Mansfield Town which will begin their new season preparations.

Why Aston Villa need to spend to avoid relegation


In order to avoid another relegation battle, Aston Villa need to spend this summer regardless of the owner situation. But will they?

The traffic is ours! Villa fans invade London


For the final away day of the season, some of Aston Villa's travelling fans went as traffic cones and disrupted cars in London

Wolfsburg vs. Gladbach: 3-1 win gets Wolfe fourth

With the final Champions League spot still up for grabs on the final day, both teams needed a win. Wolfsburg were able to win, but (no) thanks to Bayer Leverkusen, they still missed out on Europe's...

Jordan Bowery at Striker? Villa vs. Spurs tactics


After having a positive impact in the last two matches, Jordan Bowery deserves to have a chance leading the line. Will other young players feature in the league's final match?

Who should play in attack with Weimann?


Two-goal Andi Weimann showed why he should play as central striker last weekend. Who should Lambert choose to support him in the Aston Villa attack against Manchester City?

Bundesliga Recap: Round 33

With relegation places yet to be decided and European places still up for grabs, an exciting week in the Bundesliga that saw zero teams draw still left a lot of scenarios open heading into the...

Borussia Mönchengladbach 3-1 FC Mainz 05

Gladbach continued their late season surge in search of a Champions League spot beating Mainz at home. Goals from Stranzl, Kruse, and Kramer powered the home side to a comfortable 3-1 victory.

Tactical Preview: Aston Villa vs. Hull City


The season is winding down and the last realistic chance for a win comes Saturday against Hull City. Who can Paul Lambert trust to score a vital goal?

Aston Villa linked with two proven EPL players


Aston Villa have been linked with Javier Hernandez and Lewis Holtby. Would bringing in these players propel the club to a higher league finish?

Relegation Poaching: Who do you want from Villa?


Aston Villa may not be the most likely team to go down, but if they do, some players will inevitably have to be sold. Who should other Premier League teams look to buy?

Referees named for next two AVFC matches


Mike Dean and Michael Oliver have been named as referees for Aston Villa's next two matches. The problem is, the club haven't won in years in a match overseen by either of this pair. Is it a...

Schalke 0-1 Borussia Mönchengladbach

A closely contested game saw Schalke miss a chance to secure Champions League Football for next season as Borussia Mönchengladbach came out of the Veltins Arena with all three points thanks to a...

Bayer keep CL hopes alive with draw

In a game where the first half saw both teams score twice, neither team were able to find a winner in the second half. Dortmund remain in second, and Leverkusen stay in fourth.

Aston Villa vs. Swansea City: Tactical Preview


Two teams who would basically be assured Premier League survival with a win do battle this weekend. Find out who should start at striker for Aston Villa as well as the lineup Paul Lambert should go...

Relegation Poaching: Norwich City


With more than a slight chance that Norwich City are relegated come season's end, who should be looking at in terms of players that could help Aston Villa?

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