Steven Gerrard urges Aston Villa players to start ‘walking the walk’ in top flight | Aston Villa

Steven Gerrard has said Aston Villa must start “walking the walk” if they are to achieve a top-half finish after being backed by the club’s billionaire owners to revamp the spine of his team.

Villa have made five signings, including Philippe Coutinho on a permanent deal, and Gerrard is hopeful of adding an attacking midfielder. Gerrard has replaced Tyrone Mings as captain, with John McGinn given the armband, and the manager hopes his decision allows the England defender to rediscover his best form.

Villa’s recruits, including the Brazilian defender Diego Carlos, have impressed during…

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