Date: 8th January 2018 at 4:11pm
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Unoial Villa News…

With tonight’s FA Cup clash between Brighton and Crystal Palace seeing Video Assistant Referee technology get used for the first time in England in a competitive club match, it has now been confirmed that the technology will also feature in both League Cup semi finals between Chelsea and Arsenal as well as the EFL Cup Final itself at Wembley Stadium. Read more: VAR Introduction Gathers Pace

Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack has been quoted as saying that Melbourne are in discussions with us over extending his loan spell out in Australia. Having been largely disastrous for Villa since arriving from Fulham for £12million (24 appearances, 3 goals) ‘Gate-Gate’ has seen him spend time with Nottingham Forest on a loan spell and this season he made the switch to Australia and Melbourne City. Read more: McCormack Unlikely To Return From Melbourne?

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Aston Villa’s trip to Bramall Lane to face Sheffield United later this month has now been postponed. Read more: Sheffield United Clash Postponed

Tony Pulis wants right-back Alan Hutton to join him up t`north. The 33-year-old will have been with us for 7 seasons come the summer but it isn`t clear at the moment if Villa will offer him an extension. The Scottish Cafu is also apparently interesting Aberdeen. Would you keep him? Front page poll asks that. Some good article comments at the end of this article as well: Read more: Alan Hutton To Exit? Would You Extend His Contract?

Thought for the day: PMS jokes aren`t funny. Period.

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