Thursday media watch [01.11.12]: Agbonlahor in the news
Express & Star: Paul Lambert today told Karim El Ahmadi not to curtail his aggressive instincts even though he will have to do without the tough-tackling midfielder against Sunderland.
Goal.com: Aston Villa forward Gabriel Agbonlahor has urged his side to use their Capital One Cup win over Swindon as a springboard to climbing the Premier League table.
Express & Star: Gabby Agbonlahor admitted he relishes the extra responsibility placed on his shoulders of now being one of the older heads in the Aston Villa dressing room.
Goal.com: Gabriel Agbonlahor is predicting a "big future" for Aston Villa newcomer and fellow striker Christian Benteke.
The Independent: Gabriel Agbonlahor is predicting a "big future" for Aston Villa newcomer and fellow striker Christian Benteke.
Birmingham Mail: Christian Benteke can be the new John Carew by muscling his way into the Villa Park faithful's affections. That is the view of Gabby Agbonlahor after he cranked up his productive Capital One Cup partnership with Benteke.
Birmingham Mail: Paul Lambert refuses to let more selection worries disrupt preparations for his encounter with managerial mentor and former Aston Villa boss Martin O'Neill. Chris Herd and Karim El Ahmadi are the latest entries to Villa's 'unavailable' list with injury and suspension set to rule them out on Saturday afternoon.
Sky Sports: Gabriel Agbonlahor says Aston Villa will be putting cup dreams to one side as they go in search of much-needed points.
Daily Express: Gabby Agbonlahor believes Aston Villa can go to Sunderland on Saturday and put more pressure on former boss Martin O'Neill.
*The extracts on this page are taken from various newspapers and media outlets. They do not necessarily reflect the views of Aston Villa.