Former Hull City boss Steve Bruce confirmed as new Aston Villa manager
Steve Bruce has been appointed as Aston Villa's new manager, three months after leaving his role at Hull City.
Conceding a breakdown in relationship with the Tigers' vice-chairman Ehab Allam led to his departure from the KCOM Stadium, the 55-year-old is finally back in charge of a club, succeeding Roberto Di Matteo at Villa Park.
Breaking news: We are delighted to announce Steve Bruce as our new manager. #AVFC #WelcomeSteve pic.twitter.com/QlKNozk7KX
— Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) October 12, 2016
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