Aston Villa’s fate was sealed as the club suffered relegation from the Premier League for the first time since 1987, a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester United confirming their place in the Championship next season.
Villa’s demise gathered apace as they suffered a 4-0 defeat at the hands of a resurgent Chelsea side who, in truth, rarely had to step out of third gear.
Aston Villa’s dire Premier League situation only worsened as they were hammered 4-0 by Manchester City at the Etihad.
Villa’s sorry season continued as they were thumped 6-0 by Liverpool, the host’s heaviest home defeat since 1935.
Villa moved to within eight points of safety with a well-deserved 2-0 win over Norwich City.
Villa’s Midland derby clash with West Brom ended goalless, a fairly uneventful affair appeasing managers desperately in need of the three points.
Villa fought back from a goal down against unlikely league leaders Leicester City, Shinji Okazaki’s opener cancelled out by Rudy Gestede’s late equaliser.
Villa’s winless run extended to 16 games as League Two’s Wycombe Wanderers fought back from a goal down – scored by Micah – to claim a 1-1 draw and with it a replay in the FA Cup third round.
Micah returned to action but was unable to halt Villa’s slide as Remi Garde’s men suffered a 2-0 defeat away at Norwich City, leaving them 11 points adrift of safety.
Villa fought back from a goal down to claim a point against West Ham, a much-improved performance seeing Remi Garde’s side push for the full three points.
Villa remain rooted to the foot of the Premier League table, eight points adrift of safety after a 2-0 loss to Arsenal at Villa Park.
Micah scored his first goal for Villa but it wasn’t enough to secure a much-needed three points against Watford, the visitors securing a 3-2 win.
Villa were well beaten by an in-form Everton, succumbing to a 4-0 loss which leaves them rooted to the bottom of the Premier League.
Micah was named man-of-the-match as Villa held Manchester City to a 0-0 draw at Villa Park in Remi Garde’s first game in charge.
Aston Villa suffered another defeat that left them at the foot of the Premier League, this time a 2-1 loss to Swansea City in what proved to be manager Tim Sherwood’s final game in charge.
Aston Villa slipped to a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, themselves in search of a much-needed win, with the returning Diego Costa netting for Jose Mourinho’s men.
Aston Villa’s struggles continued as they suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Stoke City, their sixth defeat in eight games.
Aston Villa suffered a defeat at the hands of Liverpool – themselves in need of a win to ease the pressure on manager Brendan Rodgers, an early James Milner goal setting them on the way to a 3-2 win.
Rudy Gestede struck the winner as Villa beat rivals Birmingham City 1-0 at Villa Park to progress to the fourth round of the Capital One Cup.
Aston Villa suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of rivals West Brom, with the returning Saido Berahino scoring the winner.
Leicester City staged a dramatic late comeback to stun Aston Villa and secure a 3-2 win – Tim Sherwood’s men having been 2-0 up with 20 minutes to go.
Aston Villa and Sunderland shared the spoils in an entertaining clash at Villa Park, Scott Sinclair’s brace cancelled out by Jeremain Lens’ second half leveler.
Aston Villa suffered defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace, Bakary Sako’s late winner handing Alan Pardew’s side the three points.
Aston Villa suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of big spending Manchester United in the side’s first home fixture of the new season, though Tim Sherwood’s men were certainly not outplayed.
Micah made his debut for Aston Villa and captained the side to an opening day 1-0 win over Premier League new-boys Bournemouth, Rudy Gestede stepping off the bench to score the winner.
Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood has appointed Micah as his captain, citing his “winning mentality” as a key reason in his decision.
Micah has completed his move to Aston Villa, signing a four-year deal to move to Villa Park on 1 July after his Manchester City contract expires.
“I just wanted to thank the Man City fans for the amazing support they’ve given me over the years.
Mohamed Salah scored his ninth goal of the season as Fiorentina regained their footing to secure a 3-0 win over already-relegated Parma.
Fiorentina were denied a win in the first-leg of their Europa League last-16 clash as Seydou Keita scored late to give Roma away goal advantage.