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Paul Lambert is facing up to one of the toughest chapters of his managerial career and insists he will not buckle under the rising pressure at Aston Villa.
Charles N'Zogbia has been identified as a key man as relegation-threatened Aston Villa attempt to rescue their Capital One Cup semi-final against Bradford City on Tuesday night.
Paul Lambert has warned his Aston Villa players that any complacency in the Capital One Cup will be seized upon by Phil Parkinson's "dangerous animal."
Paul Lambert believes Aston Villa's upcoming cup ties will ease the pressure on their Premier League worries.
Aston Villa striker Darren Bent will miss Aston Villa's Christmas programme after suffering a hamstring injury in the midweek Capital One Cup win at Norwich.
Darren Bent will discover in the next 48 hours how long he will be kept out of action with the hamstring injury he suffered in the 4-1 Capital One Cup win at Norwich City.
Gabriel Agbonlahor believes Aston Villa's Capital One Cup success could be the catalyst for a Premier League improvement for Paul Lambert's struggling squad.
Markus Rosenberg is finally ready to intensify the competition for striking places at West Bromwich Albion after a disappointing start to his career at the Hawthorns.
West Bromwich Albion head coach Steve Clarke has backed Ben Foster to recover from his mistake which played a major role in the club's 2-1 Capital One Cup defeat to Liverpool on Wednesday.
Ron Vlaar does not want any of his Aston Villa team-mates feeling sorry for themselves on Capital One Cup duty against Manchester City on Tuesday night.
Paul Lambert will not risk Capital One Cup embarrassment against Tranmere Rovers by fielding a weakened team.
Wolves manager Stale Solbakken has made Rennes winger Razak Boukari his sixth signing of the summer. Th 25-year-old has signed a four-year contract at Molineux.