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Andreas Weimann

33-Year-Old Forward     Aston Villa  Premier

Birthdate:  August 5, 1981    Birthplace:  Vienna, Austria    Nationality:  Austria    Height:  6' 2"    Weight:  168 lbs    

August 19, 2014    Andreas Weimann News

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Weimann was able to score the lone goal for Aston Villa during their opening week win against Stoke City on Saturday.

With injuries to Libor Kozak (leg) and Christian Benteke (Achilles), Weimann will play alongside Gabriel Agbonlahor up front. This duo possesses the best opportunity to score for the Villans until Kozak and Benteke return to the pitch.

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Andreas Weimann: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

August 8, 2014

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Weimann has recorded one goal and one assist over the stretch of five friendlies this preseason.

Weimann seems like a viable candidate to start up front with Gabriel Agbonlahor this season since Libor Kozak (leg) and Christian Benteke (Achilles) won't be available until mid-October. However, he might have to split time on the pitch with veteran Darren Bent.

March 30, 2014

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Weimann returned from a bout of dead leg to start and play all 90 minutes of Aston Villa's 1-4 loss to Manchester United on Saturday.

Weimann took only one shot in the match and extended his goalless streak to eight Premier League contests. While he does have three goals and four assists in 30 appearances this season, they are far too inconsistent to rely on in most fantasy leagues.

March 27, 2014

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Weimann was taken off of last weekend's match against Stoke City with dead leg, but he is expected to be fit for Saturday's match against Manchester United, the club's official web site reports.

Weimann has three goals and four assists in 29 appearances this season, although he has not found the back of the net since January 29 against West Brom.

November 25, 2013

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Weimann made his return from a hamstring injury against West Brom on Monday and provided an assist on Karim El Ahmadi's 67th minute goal.

Aston Villa salvaged a 2-2 draw from the match. Weimann started on the bench, but was substituted into the fray in the second half and also played a role in Villa's first goal.

November 12, 2013

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Aston Villa are hopeful that Weimann (hamstring) could be available to face West Brom after the international break, according to Goal.com.

Weimann was expected back toward the end of November, and the international break is expected to give him an opportunity to return. The extra rest will assist before making a return in the side's next Premier League match.

November 7, 2013

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June 9, 2013

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With only a year remaining on his contract, Weimann was starting to get interest from Tottenham, Newcastle and Norwich. However, the 21-year old viewed his best chance at improvement was to stay with Villa.