Joleon Lescott and Gabby Agbonlahor struck either side of half-time to seal Remi Garde's men a 2-0 victory at Villa Park.
The defender struggled for regular football at the King Power Stadium.
Everton picked up a fantastic 3-0 win against Stoke City.
Celtic will face East Kilbride, Ross County and Inverness Caledonian Thistle in their next three matches.
Aston Villa-owned Gary Gardner is delighted with Nottingham Forest’s win against Leeds United in the Championship.
Sunderland played out a 2-2 draw with Liverpool at Anfield in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Southampton picked up another win, beating West Ham United 1-0 this evening.
The goalkeeper's mistake allowed Sunderland's Adam Johnson to score in Saturday's 2-2 draw.
The left-back was on the former Tottenham Hotspur man's case about a move.
The Argentine is still clearly fond of the club.
Former Long-Term Capital Management executives have started a firm that will connect Chinese investors with international hedge funds, as turmoil in the world’s second-largest equities market spurs demand for overseas assets.
Unprecedented interest in the Big Bash League, Australia’s domestic Twenty20 cricket competition, has put it into the top 10 of the most watched sports leagues in the world, according to a report.
An experienced, well-educated friend of mine has been looking for a job for close to six months, and I’ve been helping her with feedback on her CV.