Roberto Di Matteo sacked: Former Aston Villa manager showed weakness in his final few weeks
Dr Tony Xia’s decision to sack Roberto Di Matteo didn’t surprise me one jot - if you don’t get results having spent £50 million, you will inevitably face the chop.
I’ve sat in on Di Matteo’s press conferences a number of times since the beginning of the season and he seems a very polite and charming man.
He was cagey with media - but not in a rude way.
However, in recent weeks, you could sense that the pressure was beginning to get to him.
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