Tottenham are weighing up a move for Aston Villa star Jack Grealish, sources close to the Premier League club have told ESPN FC.
Grealish, 22, has been identified by Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino as one of the club's top targets this summer.
Villa are bracing themselves for interest in a number of players this summer in the wake of their financial problems having only staved off the threat of administration by paying off a tax bill from HMRC.
Grealish is Villa's star player and the club are determined...
John Terry has left Aston Villa after Saturday's defeat against Fulham in the Championship playoff final, both the club and the player announced on Wednesday.
The former Chelsea captain played a key role in helping Villa to the brink of promotion to the Premier League, making 32 Championship appearances, and manager Steve Bruce last week indicated that he hoped the 37-year-old might trigger the 12-month extension option in his contract at the club.
Can there be anything in football more magnificent than the goal from an overhead kick?
When Gareth Bale scored exactly that goal on Saturday in a Champions League final, the acme of elite-club-football competition, it was literally breath-taking. The stage, the spectacle made it possibly the greatest goal ever scored.
But for all the beauty of that goal and how it will undoubtedly be admired throughout the ages, it wasn't even the most important scored that day. That accolade rests with Tom...
John Terry's future at Aston Villa is entirely up to him after his side's Championship playoff final loss to Fulham on Saturday, says manager Steve Bruce.
Villa were denied the chance to return to the Premier League after a crushing 1-0 defeat at Wembley.
Terry, who is out of contract this summer, was a key cog in Bruce's team this term, providing stability and leadership in his 32 league appearances. However, his future at the club is now in doubt after Saturday's failure to win promotion.
LONDON -- Three quick thoughts from Fulham's 1-0 win over Aston Villa in the Championship playoff final at Wembley, which sees the Cottagers return to the Premier League after four seasons in England's second division.
1. Cairney sends Fulham back to the big time
Fulham are back in the Premier League after four years away, Tom Cairney's 23rd-minute winner edging them past Aston Villa in a tense and increasingly chaotic Championship playoff final. They won despite playing the last quarter...