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7500 To Holte Aug 7, 2016

Aston Villa 2016-17 player preview: Kevin Toner

Can the youngster step up and provide some depth this season? Kevin Toner’s most notable contribution to Aston Villa so far was not embarrassing himself in his few appearances near the end of the season. As the club was going well and truly off the rails, Toner’s few appearances were at least something different from the horror of the rest of the season. Where Toner sits on Roberto Di Matteo’s depth chart remains to be seen. However with Ciaran Clark’s departure, at least for the time being, he’s moved up in the ranks. He might not feature much, if it all, this season. That...
7500 To Holte Aug 6, 2016

Aston Villa 2016-17 player preview: Nathan Baker

It might be Baker’s last chance to impress... Villa sold Ciaran Clark for good reason: Nathan Baker has a higher talent ceiling. The Englishman is slightly younger, has a year of solid Championship experience and is a goalscorer. Frankly, he should be the guy to finally replace Martin Laursen at the heart of Villa’s defence. That hasn’t turned out well, thus far. Nathan Baker doesn’t suffer from the same issues that plagued Ciaran Clark such as needless aggression, but Baker arguably has worse flaws - he’s very easily injured. A issue shared by Baker’s partner, Jores...
Championship is now like a mini Premier League, says Derby County...

Championship is now like a mini Premier League, says Derby County...

THE Championship is like a mini Premier League, according to Derby County defender Richard Keogh. Relegated Newcastle United, Aston Villa and Norwich City have been spending in a bid to return to the top flight at the first time of asking. Newcastle have been busy in the transfer market with Matt Ritchie, Dwight Gayle (below), Grant Hanley, Ciaran Clark and Mohamed Diame among their signings. Villa have splashed out £12m to land striker Ross McCormack from Fulham and have also signed...
Shields Gazette Aug 4, 2016

Mohamed Diame and Ciaran Clark must wait for Newcastle debuts

New signings Mohamed Diame and Ciaran Clark won't be involved against Fulham tomorrow night.
7500 To Holte Aug 4, 2016

Aston Villa allow young star to leave on loan

Aston Villa have today announced that Easah Suliman has left the club on a short-term loan to Football League Two outfit, Cheltenham Town. Loan news: Good luck to Easah Suliman, who has joined @CTFCofficial until January 2, 2017. pic.twitter.com/pH8eSqwYUt— Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) August 4, 2016 Regardless of the fact that Ciaran Clark has left Villa Park, with Tommy Elphick, Jores Okore, Nathan Baker and Kevin Toner battling it out for the two centre-back spots in Roberto Di Matteo’s Villa team - It’s likely Suliman won’t see much first-team action at Aston Villa this...
The Journal Aug 4, 2016
Ciaran Clark opens up on his move from Aston Villa - and reveals his best position

Ciaran Clark opens up on his move from Aston Villa - and reveals his best position

Newcastle Uniteds new signing Ciaran Clark is ready for the challenge at St James Park after signing from Villa
Shields Gazette Aug 3, 2016

Rafa Benitez answers the BIG question after Newcastle sign Mohamed Diame and Ciaran Clark

Rafa Benitez says Newcastle United still aren't finished in the transfer market after clinching the signings of Mohamed Diame and Ciaran Clark.
The Journal Aug 3, 2016
Ciaran Clark: Why Newcastle signed the defender - and where United will turn next in the market

Ciaran Clark: Why Newcastle signed the defender - and where United will turn next in the market

Newcastle United boss Rafa Benitez completed his seventh summer signing with the arrival of Ciaran Clark on Wednesday
Express & Star Aug 3, 2016

Ciaran Clark signs for Newcastle as Ross McCormack undergoes Aston Villa medical

Newcastle United have completed the signing of Ireland international Ciaran Clark from Aston Villa.
7500 To Holte Aug 3, 2016

Newcastle United sign Ciaran Clark

Ciaran Clark has joined Idrissa Gana on the release clause train outta town. Ciaran Clark's seven year Aston Villa stint is over, as the Irish centre back has today joined Newcastle United. Earlier this week, we reported that Newcastle had met Clark's £5.1 million release clause, and today the deal has gone through, with both clubs confirming the news on social media. Transfer news: @C_Clark_6 has joined @NUFC on a five-year deal. Good luck in the future, Ciaran. #AVFC pic.twitter.com/KzXmCyswt7— Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) August 3, 2016 CONFIRMED: @C_Clark_6 has signed for...
The Journal Aug 3, 2016
Ciaran Clark gives his reasons for quitting Aston Villa to join Newcastle - here's what they are

Ciaran Clark gives his reasons for quitting Aston Villa to join Newcastle - here's what they are

Clark ready for new challenge at Newcastle can cant wait to get started
The Northern Echo Aug 3, 2016

Newcastle hand Ciaran Clark a five-year deal after confirming move from Aston Villa

NEWCASTLE UNITED have confirmed the signing of Cieran Clark from Aston Villa.
Shields Gazette Aug 3, 2016

Newcastle United complete signing of Aston Villa's Ciaran Clark on five-year deal

Newcastle United have completed the signing of Republic of Ireland international defender Ciaran Clark from Aston Villa.
The Journal Aug 2, 2016
'I'll be so gutted if we lost Clark' - Aston Villa fans react to defender's link to Newcastle United

'I'll be so gutted if we lost Clark' - Aston Villa fans react to defender's link to Newcastle United

Aston Villa fans are mixed as to whether they would miss Ciaran Clark at Villa Park but they definitely dont want to see him at Newcastle United
Newcastle to swoop for Aston Villa defender; Olsson linked with...

Newcastle to swoop for Aston Villa defender; Olsson linked with...

ASTON Villa defender Ciaran Clark is on his way to Newcastle United after the Magpies triggered a release clause in his contract. Clark is wanted by Rafa Benitez to provide essential cover for the forthcoming Championship season and the 26-year-old Ireland international is on his way to Tyneside for a medical after Newcastle triggered a £5m release clause in his contract with the Midlands club. West Brom were also interested but Newcastle have made the first move and should wrap up a...

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