Aston Villa goes up for sale as owner laments 'weekly battles'

Aston Villa owner Randy Lerner has announced that he has put the club up for sale. In a statement, Lerner said he has pushed his fates "well past the limit" by weekly battles and said he felt the decision puts the club first.

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Aston Villa goes up for sale

Aston Villa owner Randy Lerner has announced that he has put the club up for sale.

Owner Randy Lerner has said he feels the decision is in the best interests of the club Credit: David Davies/PA

In a statement, Lerner said he has pushed his fates "well past the limit" by weekly battles and said he felt the decision puts the club first.

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