WIGAN, ENGLAND - MAY 19: Arouna Kone (L) of Wigan Athletic in action with Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Wigan Athletic and Aston Villa at DW Stadium on May 19, 2013 in Wigan, England.
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Vlaar: I already can't wait for the new season to start
Vlaar said goodbye to one campaign and immediately set his sights on the new season. Vlaar admits it's been a tough term for Lambert's Lions. But the skipper believes there's much more to come from the young, emerging side who finished the season brilliantly. 5/21/13 from Aston Villa Football Club Read more »
Vlaar on wonder-strike: It was my first good touch of the game!
Vlaar reflected on his Wigan wonder-strike with mixed feelings, admitting: "It was my first good touch of the game!" Despite earning a point with a stunning half-volley, the captain was critical of his own overall performance. Nevertheless, Vlaar hailed his 5/21/13 from Aston Villa Football Club Read more »
Villa's Ron Vlaar not happy despite goal at Wigan
Villa defender Ron Vlaar today thanked his team-mates for bailing him out at Wigan – despite scoring a stunning equaliser. The stopper levelled with a brilliant half-volley during the 2-2 draw at the DW Stadium on Sunday but admitted he saved his worst performance 5/21/13 from Express & Star Read more »
Martinez refuses to be drawn on future
lead before an Emmerson Boyce header and a Nathan Baker own goal sent Wigan into the break 2-1 ahead. A superb volley from Ron Vlaar in the second half meant that the points were shared, and after the game Martinez insisted that his future was not a critical from Soccer News Read more »
Lambert and Ron Vlaar were on hand to speak to AVTV after Villa signed off with a 2-2 draw against Wigan in the final game of the season. The claret and blues earned a point from an entertaining contest at the DW Stadium, with superb goals from Darren Bent from Aston Villa Football Club Read more »