Aston Villa and Steve Bruce: The stats that make him a leading contender
Steve Bruce is now the odds-on favourite to replace Roberto Di Matteo as Aston Villa manager.
The 55-year-old has been the frontrunner for the jon after Di Matteo departed on Monday following a run of one win in eleven Championship matches.
Bruce's previous association with rivals Birmingham City was thought to be putting fans off but in a Birmingham Mail poll, 36 per cent of supporters told us that he was the best man for the job.
He has four promotions from the Championship on his CV and appears the obvious choice as Villa aim for an immediate return to Premier League.
But what is his... read more
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