Aston Villa star breaks ranks over Roberto Di Matteo sacking
The Italian was given the boot at Villa after just 124 days in charge.
The Championship outfit spent £34m net in the summer, including £12m on Ross McCormack and £15m on fellow striker Jonathan Kodjia.
But despite the bumper outlay, Di Matteo won just one game.
“Personally, I think he’s a very good manager”
Jordan Amavi He was given his marching orders following Villa's 2-0 defeat to Preston on Saturday.
And Amavi insists he was shocked to see the former Chelsea chief depart.
“I didn’t see it coming," Amavi told France Football.
"However, we know how it is when a team doesn’t... read more
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