Remi Garde escapes humiliation in five worst-ever Aston Villa managers
Aston Villa have had some outstanding managers in the past.
The likes of Tony Barton, Ron Saunders, George Ramsey and Ron Atkinson are some of the greatest to have ever graced the Villa Park dugout, having established what is one of England’s most successful clubs.
You don’t win seven First Division titles, seven FA Cups and of course one European Cup without having some of the best leaders in the game.
Steve Bruce could find himself listed among the greats for having helped Villa in their hour of need, but there are still some who doubt the ex-Birmingham boss – who currently has the third best win percentage in the club’s history.
However for every great manager that Aston Villa have had, there have also been some absolute shockers – and most of them have come in the last decade as the West Midlands club dropped out of the Premier League for the first time since the rebranding of England’s top-flight.
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Here, Football Insider names the five worst-ever managers Aston Villa have ever had
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