July 16, 2012
Aston Villa announces tour roster
CHICAGO, Ill. – Aston Villa FC has announced their traveling roster for the Chicago Fire vs. Aston Villa match at Toytota Park on Saturday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m. CT. , which includes forward Darren Bent and U.S. internationals Brad Guzan and Eric Lichaj.
A forward, Bent has recorded 147 goals in 350 matches throughout his career. Lichaj has appeared in eight games for the U.S. Men’s National Team as a defender since joining the squad in 2010, while goalkeeper Guzan has garnered 20 caps since beginning his time with the USMNT in 2006.
Prior to the match Aston Villa will hold a training session at Toyota Park on Friday, July 20 at 6:00 p.m. CT. The training session is open to the public. Admission is free for current Fire Season Ticket holders and Ten Game Plan holders. Tickets for the general public can be purchased for $20.
ASTON VILLA FC
GOALKEEPERS: Shay Given, Brad Guzan, Andy Marshall
DEFENDERS: Nathan Baker, Ciaran Clark, James Collins, Richard Dunne, Eric Lichaj, Matt Lowton, Enda Stevens, Stephen Warnock
MIDFIELDERS: Barry Bannan, Samir Carruthers, Fabian Delph, Karim El Ahmadi, Gary Gardner, Chris Herd, Brett Holman, Stephen Ireland, Daniel Johnson, Charles N’Zogbia
FORWARDS: Darren Bent, Gabby Agbonlahor, Nathan Delfouneso, Andi Weimann