The best Twitter reactions to Aston Villa man’s departure

Paul Lambert’s sacking can’t exactly come as a shock but then Aston Villa were so bad for so long, one began to wonder would owner Randy Lerner ever seek to part ways with his Scottish manager? However, there is a straw to break every proverbial camel’s back, and there are few weightier pieces of straw than the 2-0 loss to Hull.

Lambert’s Aston Villa were one minute short of going a full 11 hours without scoring before Jores Okore headed in Carles Gil’s cross against league leaders Chelsea in the Scot’s penultimate game in charge. However, failing to score against a Hull side that defended the way they did Newcastle a couple of weeks back is little short of criminal.

Here are some of the best reactions to Aston Villa and Paul Lambert ‘parting ways’: