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Stephen Ireland 'great boost' for Villa - Kevin MacDonald

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Aston Villa caretaker manager Kevin McDonald says he hopes Stephen Ireland will be signed by the end of the day, as the team depart for Thursday's Uefa Europa League qualifying match against Rapid Vienna.

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