Paul Lambert says he can't wait to get started at Aston Villa and speaks of his excitement of working at such a historic club.
The new Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert says he's confident he can deal with the level of expectation that comes with the job after being chosen to replace Alex McLeish.
He's vowed to put smiles on fans' faces as soon as possible.
– Paul Lambert, Aston Villa manager
"We will try to get results as quickly and as best as we can. We have to play football the right way.
"We have to give them (the fans) something. We will need them - I think they will come in their thousands to watch us and it is up to us to give them something back."
Villa fans spoke about their reaction to the news of Paul Lambert as new Villa boss.
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A statement from the club said: The Board of Aston Villa are delighted to confirm that Paul Lambert has been appointed Villa manager.