Dr Tony Xia confirms Steve Bruce as new Aston Villa manager
The South China Morning Pos t are reporting that Dr Tony Xia has confirmed to them that Steve Bruce is the new manager of Aston Villa.
Bruce is expected to be officially confirmed as Roberto Di Matteo's successor today but the news is yet to be announced while Xia hasn't tweeted since yesterday evening.
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However, the Chinese newspaper report that the former Hull City boss will be charge against Wolves in the West Midlands derby on Saturday evening.
“I believe Aston Villa will return to the Premier League soon ... at most... read more
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