Delph: I owe Villa career to Lerner

Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph is floating after last week's matchwinning performance in victory over Chelsea.

Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph is floating after last week's matchwinning performance in victory over Chelsea.

Delph reveals his phone went crazy – and there was a special message from Villa’s American tycoon owner Randy Lerner.

He said: “I owe my Villa career to the chairman – he’s been brilliant. I got a text on Saturday saying congratulations. I must have had about 80 texts.”

 
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