Aston Villa will part company with Steve Clarke
Aston Villa assistant manager will leave the club after the appointment of new manager Steve Bruce.
The former West Brom and Reading boss had hoped to persuade the Villa hierarchy that he was the man to replace Roberto Di Matteo.
Now it seems Steve Bruce will look to reshuffle the backroom staff and Clarke will have no part to play.
Rumours are circling about who his backroom team might consist of.
Two of his previous allies, Eric Black and Mike Phelan, seem to be off limits, so Bruce may have to look elsewhere.
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