Villa too good for Posh

Aston Villa continued their preparations for the new season with a 2-0 pre-season friendly victory over Peterborough at London Road.

Last Updated: 01/08/12 at 22:35 Post Comment

Holman: On target against Posh

Holman: On target against Posh

Paul Taylor flashed a shot just wide as Posh started brightly, although Daniel Johnson saw an effort deflected over at the other end.

Andreas Weimann fired wide as Villa continued to press, but visiting keeper Shay Given was tested by a fierce drive from Taylor.

The visitors broke the deadlock just before the break when Weimann's cross was deflected into the path of Johnson and the young midfielder tapped home.

Villa's second goal arrived 10 minutes from time when substitute Brett Holman finished off a patient move.

Holman was denied a second goal in the closing stages by a superb save from United keeper Joe Day, who had replaced Bobby Olejnik at half-time.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

More Match Results

Thursday, 02 January 2014
14:45
PSG 0-1 R Madrid  
Sunday, 11 August 2013
15:00
Everton 2-1 Real Betis  
Saturday, 10 August 2013
18:00
Newcastle 1-1 Braga  
17:30
Tottenham 1-1 Espanyol Report
17:00
Celtic 1-0 Liverpool Report
15:00
Arsenal 3-1 Man City Report
A Villa 3-2 Malaga Report
C Palace 0-1 Lazio Report
Fulham 1-2 Parma Report
Genoa 0-0 Stoke City Report

Footer 365

Sherwood keen to keep Eriksen

Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood hopes the club can keep hold of Christian Eriksen in the summer.

Premier League: Roberto Martinez hails Everton players after win over Manchester United

Roberto Martinez saluted the focus and adaptability of his Everton squad after a 2-0 victory over Manchester United.

Transfer news: Atletico Mineiro to take Nicolas Anelka to FIFA

Atletico Mineiro president Alexandre Kalil has said that he is considering taking Nicolas Anelka to FIFA.

Mail Box

That's Why We Didn't Want Jose At United

There is plenty of reaction to Mourinho's antics (Isn't that exactly what he wanted?) plus thoughts on Connor Wickham, Fabio Borini, beach balls and Tim Sherwood...

Kieran's Not The Only One Keeping Notes

Another chap in the mailbox has been keeping notes on comments made by optimistic Man United fans. Plus, Garey Vance is offering a double-or-quits on his new tattoo...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property