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Next Permanent Aston Villa Manager

Roberto Martinez

Paul Lambert

Simon Grayson

Gus Poyet

Roberto Di Matteo

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Walter Smith

Ian Holloway

Rafa Benitez

Didier Deschamps

Roy Keane

Dougie Freedman

Gary Megson

David O'Leary

Slaven Bilic

Graeme Souness

Fabio Capello

Gordon Strachan

Steve McClaren

Ray Wilkins

Gianfranco Zola

Marcelo Bielsa

Bob Bradley

Neil Lennon

Nigel Worthington

Brendan Rodgers

Karl Robinson

Laurent Blanc

Sam Allardyce

Lee Clark

Malky Mackay

Glenn Hoddle

Mark Hughes

Dave Jones

Brian McDermott

Alan Curbishley

Mick McCarthy

Steve Bruce

Claudio Ranieri

Chris Hughton

Owen Coyle

Paul Ince

Jurgen Klinsmann

Gareth Southgate

David Moyes

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The Journalist

Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday May 23 2012

Time: 10:02AM

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Seeing Martinez and Grayson up there is getting really scarey...
Pride of Lions
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23/05/2012 10:26:00 thanks, thankfully bruce and Mcarthy are way down the list... Martinez??? still not sure, I mean bruce did a better job at wigan in fairness.
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23/05/2012 10:32:00

What the odds show from the last week or so is that the bookies have no more of an idea then us fans.
Randy bollox
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23/05/2012 10:37:00

nah, just depends on where the money is going usually Mr Bollox sir. Interesting though! lol
The Fear
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23/05/2012 10:52:00

Lambert is the bookies favourite according to odds checker: Go get him Randy!!
Bobby Norman
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23/05/2012 11:22:00

Strange how Solskjaer is still 5-1 with Sky Bet. Maybe he is still waiting for an offer from Lerner. I'd wanna shaft someone who is blackmailing me to stay in my job, which is what theoretically Rokke is doing to him. I think the children and wife issue is just a smoke screen. Fingers crossed eh ? I'm really not excited about having Grayson or Lambert. As I've stated before on here attractive attacking football is what the Villa fans want to see, I only see Poyet, Di Matteo or Ranieri (from those in Sky's betting) who would bring that.
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23/05/2012 12:10:00

It looks like the bookies have no more of a clue than the press. The prices change every time someone puts a tenner on. Watching Poyet as he moves in from 33-1
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23/05/2012 12:32:00

Apparently Paul Ince had a meeting yesterday with PF...!! :(
Adam Deuce
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23/05/2012 12:51:00

Simon Grayson, no thanks, not exactly vibrant is he! Ian Holloway anybody, lets move towards eccentric instead!!
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23/05/2012 12:57:00

From one Ole to another. Good Bristol boy, get in! Poyet, yes. Grayson though, no way! Anyone disagree about Grayson as he is now favourite with Sky bet?
Gastard Villan
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23/05/2012 13:49:00

Yes. Grayson's not favourite anymore!! The power of my typing did that. Come on Solkjaer, get you're boney rumper over to VP!
Gastard Villan
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23/05/2012 13:56:00

Not sure where the opposition to Grayson comes from. His record is pretty good, albeit in the lower leagues.

05/06 saved Blackpool from relegation.

06/07 Blackpool promoted through the play offs.

07/08 Blackpool finished 19th in the Championship (not great but their best placed finish since 77/78).

08/09 Leeds finished fourth in League One but lost out in the play offs.

09/10 Leeds finished second and were promoted.

10/11 Leeds finished seventh.

11/12 sacked by Leeds when they were 10th in the table (they finished in 14th place.

11/12 took Huddersfield to a play off final (next Saturday).

All in all not a bad record. One problem is that he signed a three year deal at Huddersfield just three months ago. I, for one, will be happy to renew my season ticket if he is appointed.

chocolate teapot
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23/05/2012 15:02:00

going to quote that in the forum thread Mr Teapot, cheers for that.
The Fear
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23/05/2012 15:06:00

Thanks Choc, great answer!
Gastard Villan
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24/05/2012 07:28:00


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