Business expert: New owner will have to be rich

Dr Steve McCabe, from Birmingham City Business School, believes any new owner of Aston Villa will have to very rich, highlighting Randy Lerner's £200million expenditure, with little to show for it.


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.