Aston Villa latest: Including Lambert on striking duo's future

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Andreas Weimann could be one of Aston Villa’s most important players next season, regardless of whether they go down. Several sources have suggested that Weimann could leave the club but Villa are in a position of power where they could convince the Austrian to stay on.

Paul Lambert has revealed that the future of the club will be greatly strengthened if Andreas Weimann signs a new contract. The current plight of the side has led to suggestions the Austrian has snubbed a new deal but he has personally insisted that’s not true.

Aston Villa striker Darren Bent has been linked with a surprise move to Turkey. Galatasaray are thought to be keen on signing the England international who has never been able to break into the first team regularly, while Paul Lambert has been the manager.

Paul Lambert has dismissed the rumours that Christian Benteke will leave the club. The striker has been linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur but Lambert insists that his star player this season, will not be going to another side any time soon, regardless of whether the club stay up.

Fabian Delph has revealed that there is fire in the eyes of several Aston Villa players ahead of the Premier League run in. Villa are one of the clubs locked in a battle against relegation and the determination being shown by all of the players is something Delph thinks will pull them out of trouble.

Paul Lambert has maintained his stance that Aston Villa will be a Premier League club next season. If Villa fans were having doubts over the manager’s thoughts and ability, he’s addressed those concerns by promising to do everything possible to prevent relegation this season.

Matt Lowton says he’s feeling upbeat and positive ahead of the Premier League clash with Manchester City. The teams meet this weekend with Villa looking to fight off the threat of relegation and City looking to close the gap on Manchester United at the top of the league.

Aston Villa forward Gabriel Agbonlahor has revealed his faith in teammate Jordan Bowery’s ability. Agbonlahor has suggested that Bowery will quickly become a first team regular at the club, which will aid their bid to avoid relegation down to the Championship.

Fabian Delph has revealed that Yacouba Sylla is one of the most aggressive midfielders he’s ever come across. Sylla signed for Villa last month and has been thrown in at the deep end. Delph has revealed the extent of Sylla’s aggressive nature as he flies into tackles regularly during training.

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