Aston Villa’s new owners make managerial change

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce flanked by owners Nassef Sawiris and Wes Edens
Aston Villa's new owners have run out of patience with the team's indifferent start to the season and sacked manager Steve Bruce after two years in charge. The club are 13th in the Championship and August ambitions had already been replaced by autumnal discontent. Bruce's last match in charge was marred by a spectator throwing a cabbage at the manager. Only bottom club Preston, who Villa drew 3-3 with on Tuesday night, have conceded more goals. Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris and Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Wes Edens took a ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...