Date of Birth:23/04/1991
Height:6' 2" (189cm)
Weight:13st 0lbs (82.4kg)
Previous Clubs:Millwall (loan), Lincoln City (loan), Lincoln City (loan),
that will take the 22-year-old defender up to the end of the 2015-16 season.
His contributions during the previous term were enough for Paul Lambert to reward him with a new contract, up until the end of the 2015-16 campaign.
The young centre-half grew in confidence from game to game, making twenty-six Barclays Premier League appearances.
His efforts were recognised by supporters as he finished third in the voting for Fans' Young Player of the Year and became a firm favourite for his brave defending.
Baker, originally from Worcester, has come through the Academy at Villa and was part of the side that won the Premier Academy League in 2007-08 alongside fellow first-teamers such as Ciaran Clark, Andreas Weimann, Barry Bannan, Marc Albrighton and Chris Herd.
The England U21 international made his Villa debut in the 2-1 win over Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium in January 2011.
He has gone on to make forty-three appearances for Villa in all competitions.
The versatile defender has also had loan spells at Lincoln - where former Villa striker Chris Sutton handed him his league debut - and Millwall.
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