Roberto Di Matteo speaks out: My thoughts on Aston Villa sacking
The Italian took charge in June with the task of galvanising the recently relegated side and spent in excess of £50million in the summer to do so.
But Di Matteo managed just one win in 11 Championship games and left Villa sitting 19th in the standings when he was sacked on Monday.
The 46-year-old, who has previously guided West Brom to Premier League promotion, believes Villa are still capable of reaching the play-offs this season.
"I am deeply disappointed to be leaving Aston Villa so soon," he released a statement via the League Managers Association.
“I have seen enough over... read more
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