Aston Villa boss wants deal for veteran defender

Ahmed Elmohamady “big doubt” for Middlesbrough clash

Villa hold a 1-0 first leg lead thanks to Mile Jedinak's goal but Pulis revealed the mood among the Boro camp remains very upbeat.

That was the closest either side came to changing the scoreline as they now switch attention to the second leg at Villa Park on Tuesday.

"The boys were different class".

Villa had been considered favourites to advance from the tie after finishing seven points above Middlesbrough in the table and they cleared the first hurdle with a clean sheet intact.

ASTON Villa boss Steve Bruce backed his players to handle the occasion as they bid to keep their promotion hopes alive tonight.

"But the boys have been superb and we're off to Wembley with one more to go".

Boro created few clear-cut chances but nearly levelled the tie late on when Stewart Downing's 89th-minute free kick from just outside the penalty area rattled the crossbar.

Deadpool Star Ryan Reynolds Sings Classic Annie Tune as a Unicorn
And as if Reynolds can not get any more likeable, the actor posted a hilarious tribute to his mother yesterday. Below is Reynolds' song and the following video showcases his reveal to the contestants. "Hello everybody.

Kevin Harvick Posts Yet Another Win
Harvick has won four of the 11 races this season, including last week at Dover . "They're hitting on all cylinders", Truex said. Joey Logano was third, Kyle Larson rallied from a late crash to finish fourth, and Denny Hamlin was fifth.

Yemen, UAE reportedly reach deal over island
The presence of UAE troops angered Socotra residents, who insisted there were no rebels on the island, the source said. Saudi Arabia has announced Sunday that they are deploying troops to the Yemeni island of Socotra.

'We've given ourselves an advantage, we're playing against a very experienced team and a very experienced manager (Tony Pulis).

"We got beat by a set play which was really disappointing".

"It's a hard season, it's a long season but they've been the third and fourth best teams in the league so you have to take it on the chin".

The home fans erupted in wild celebrations at fulltime and flooded onto the pitch to join the players.

Traore has scored five league goals and assisted 10 others so far this term, and while he is arguably Boro's biggest threat up front, Stewart Downing and 15-goal Britt Assombalonga are also capable of wreaking havoc to Aston Villa's defence.

'The ones we have brought in: [Ahmed] Elmohamady, John Terry, Mile Jedinak, all people who have bought the T-shirt and you know they will not get fazed. "We're going to Wembley, let's enjoy it".

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Facebook Removed 2.5 Million Pieces of Hate Speech in the First Quarter
May 16, 2018 - 03:02
It also means content in private groups, which will never be reported by members of the group, can be flagged and dealt with. Over the past year , the company has repeatedly touted its plans to expand its team of reviewers from 10,000 to 20,000.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Child Found, Mother Arrested After Tulsa Police Issue Amber Alert
May 16, 2018 - 02:52
It was unclear of where Ahmad may be headed, but authorities noted that she has lived in Tennessee and Texas in the past. A woman allegedly stabbed her daughter, burned down the house and kidnapped another daughter before police found her.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Gael Clichy: People need to remember Arsene Wenger's Arsenal achievements
May 16, 2018 - 02:21
Even with my experience, when it was 1-0 in the second half [of the first leg] I never thought it would finish 1-1. I thank him for everything he done for me.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top PNB posts biggest ever quarterly loss of ₹ 13417 cr in Q4
May 16, 2018 - 02:08
For the full fiscal 2017-18, bank posted standalone loss of Rs 12,282.82 crore against a profit of Rs 1,324.80 crore in 2016-17. The transactions happened without any sanctioned limit or cash margin and without making any entries in the bank's CBS system.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for Tompkins County
May 16, 2018 - 02:08
Friday: Mostly sunny with a high near 89. "It should be a dry day, but some light rain is possible near the coast". In addition, it is possible that one or two of these severe storms could spin up a brief tornado as well.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Pompeo seeking 'strong cooperation' with Europeans on Iran
May 15, 2018 - 05:44
Prime Minister Theresa May added the U.K.'s voice to the push in a call with Rouhani on Sunday. If "everybody simply does what they want, then that's bad news for the world", she said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top MI5 chief calls for close security cooperation with Europe after Brexit
May 15, 2018 - 05:37
The UK government and intelligence services were wrong-footed by the scale of a Russian Federation media campaign following the attack.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Aishwarya dazzles Cannes red carpet with 'butterfly' gown
May 15, 2018 - 05:28
Sunday was a mother's day special for the leggy girl as she posted a heart-warming picture with her mom Vrinda Rai and Aaradhya. But guess, we have to settle with the 200 pictures of her with Aaradhya making her way out of the airport arrivals terminal.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Biotech Companies Climb On Seemingly Toothless Drug-Pricing Reform
May 15, 2018 - 05:26
The American public, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said, deserves to know which companies are "gouging consumers". Further, Azar said he and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are developing incentives to lower list prices.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kohli get his wings back
May 15, 2018 - 05:15
A fan of Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli gets his selfie before security remove him from the field in Delhi. Aaron Finch tried to provide some resistance with the bat, but poor shot selection costed Australian his wicket .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top The curious case of Deepika Padukone's missing RK tattoo at Cannes
May 15, 2018 - 05:10
Deepika Padukone is representing cosmetics brand L'Oreal at Cannes Film Festival and 11 May was her final appearance for 2018. The make up however was similar to the one she wore yesterday while walking the Red Carpet in her pink gown.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Google One Features: The successor to Google Drive cloud storage explained
May 15, 2018 - 04:42
What kinds of new services or features should you expect with Google One? Look out for an email with details on your new benefits. Google says that with Google One , you'll be able to share storage plan with you to five family members.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Flipkart Sold 77% Stake to Walmart for $16 Billion
May 15, 2018 - 04:35
Also, SoftBank does not want to exit Flipkart because such an exit would mean that SoftBank is leaving Indian e-commerce industry. The current agreement quotes a deal with a whopping $20.8 billion that Walmart has paid to India's biggest online store .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Fox Was 'Emboldened' to Revive 'Last Man Standing' After 'Roseanne' Reboot Exploded
May 15, 2018 - 04:26
Both predictable programming effects were evident in the fall lineup Fox announced Monday , May 14. The project stars comedy veterans Vicki Lawrence, David Alan Grier, Leslie Jordan, and Martin Mull.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 82 women walk the red carpet in Cannes film fest protest
May 15, 2018 - 04:19
Nyssen said the festival "holds the keys" to moving women forward, not just in film but in a variety of industries. Without Thierry Fremaux saying yes to the pledge, without saying yes to the stairs, we wouldn't be here.