Aston Villa job was a trap: Former Villans boss speaks out about nightmare spell
Garde replaced Tim Sherwood in the Villa Park hotseat last November but was given the boot less than five months later as they slid towards the Championship.
The Frenchman endured frustration in the January transfer window as the club failed to land his transfer targets.
There was also plenty of upheaval off the pitch with former owner Randy Lerner looking to sell up.
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