The hostility towards Alex McLeish potentially taking the reins at Villa Park has spilled over to the training ground where fans have made their feelings known about the potential appointment. Anti McLeish graffiti was splashed all over the main entrance giving Big Eck an idea of the tough task that faces him should he be given the job at Aston Villa.
In the papers this morning there have been a mixed bag of stories that include FIFA risk war with clubs over friendlies; Pearce set to axe Mancienne, while Guus Hiddink closes in on Chelsea return.
Fifa risks war with clubs over friendlies – Guardian
Birmingham accuse Villa – Sky Sports
Rodwell: England players would start for Barça – Daily Telegraph
Fábregas may finally leave, fears Sagna –Guardian
Chelsea in Real fight for Neymar – Daily Telegraph
City seek compromise over Sánchez – Guardian