Nathan Baker is a versatile defender for Aston Villa. He signed his first professional contract in September 2008 after graduating from the club's academy. Nathan is a central defender who can also play at left back. He is a combative, positive player who is a strong tackler and uses his height to good effect. He has appeared regularly in Villa's reserves and made his first-team debut in the 2-1 win at Wigan in January 2011. Nathan was loaned to League Two club Lincoln City in October 2009 to gain further experience and made his Football League debut for the Red Imps against Torquay United later the same month. He has been capped for England at U19 level.
Roy Hodgson has taken up his first managerial post since departing as England coach after his appointment by Crystal Palace.
Liverpool return to Champions League action at home to Sevilla on Wednesday.
Manchester City face Dutch champions Feyenoord in the first match of their latest Champions League campaign on Wednesday.
Alexis Sanchez, Philippe Coutinho and Virgil van Dijk may not have left their clubs in the transfer window but it
PHILIPPE COUTINHO will be considered for Liverpool's trip to Manchester City on Saturday, reports the Daily Mail.
Dele Alli could face disciplinary action from FIFA after being caught making an obscene gesture on camera during England's