Tuesday media watch [14.08.12 AM]: Given in focus
Paul Lambert is unsure if Villa will make another signing before Saturday - but is happy to "go with what we've got" for the Premier League kick-off at West Ham.
Birmingham Mail: Brett Holman hopes his all-action style is enough to convince Paul Lambert to hand him a Premier League debut - but insists there is still more to come.
Birmingham Mail: Stephen Ireland admits the claret and blue faithful "deserve better" this season - after suggesting Villa are now getting their tactics right.
Birmingham Mail: Villa and Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given has announced his retirement from international football after more than 16 years of service.
Daily Express: Shay Given has retired from international football with the Republic of Ireland. The Aston Villa keeper bowed out after winning a record 125 caps for his country - a journey that began in March 1996, against Russia.
Daily Mail: Shay Given ended his 125-cap international career as the Republic of Ireland squad prepared to fly to Serbia for tomorrow's friendly.
The Times: Shay Given has announced his retirement from international football after more than 16 years.
The Sun: Shay Given has quit international football after 125 appearances for the Republic of Ireland. Given, 36, is the most capped player in the country's history.
Daily Star: Aston Villa's Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given, 36, has announced his retirement from international football after winning 125 caps.
Daily Star: Stephen Warnock looks set to leave Aston Villa - alerting Sunderland. Left-back Warnock, 30, did not travel to Villa's final friendly at Werder Bremen on Saturday.
Setanta Sports: Shay Given has confirmed his decision to retire from international soccer after 125 caps for the Republic of Ireland.
ITV Football: Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given has announced his retirement from international football after over 16 years of service.
*The extracts on this page are taken from various newspapers and media outlets. They do not necessarily reflect the views of Aston Villa.
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