By Ollie Irish
Today’s Armchair Gaffer features Aston Villa, of course.
The vultures are circling. They fancy a peck or two at the carcass Martin O’Neill left behind – and who can blame them.
O’Neill has gone in the night, leaving Aston Villa without a manager just days before the start of the new season. The Midlands club is extremely vulnerable.
Richer clubs than Villa sensed this even before O’Neill quit, of course. The likes of Man City and Tottenham could see that MoN was unhappy with the lack of new funds for players; they could see that he would also struggle to keep his best