Vlaar denies pushing for Villa captaincy

Ron Vlaar insists he never asked for the Aston Villa captaincy. Vlaar says he did not push to be made Aston Villa captain after ousting Darren Bent.

Ron Vlaar insists he never asked for the Aston Villa captaincy.

Vlaar says he did not push to be made Aston Villa captain after ousting Darren Bent.

He said: “It wasn’t something that was on my mind when I joined Villa.

“But I enjoy the responsibility of being captain. It’s a great honour.”

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