Roberto Di Matteo sacked by Aston Villa after just 12 matches as Steve Clarke is appointed caretaker
STEVE CLARKE has taken over the reigns at Aston Villa after Roberto Di Matteo was sacked by the Midlands club.
Villa have parted company with Di Matteo after just 123 days as they struggle towards the bottom of the Skybet Championship.
Saturday's 2-0 defeat at Preston made it just one win from 11 league matches as Villa's woes continue following last season's relegation from the top flight.
Martin Willetts The Italian has left with Villa 19th in the league table despite spending around £50million in the summer.
Di Matteo was appointed in June with a remit to gain an instant return to the... read more
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