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    • I've no idea about the level of competence of those people. They could be the best there is, they could be the worst. But 2 of them being ex- Villa players is irrelevant to their competence. The others having worked in football is also - largely - irrelevant as to their competence. Somebody can have a career in something and still not be very good - I've known plenty ! Additionally having been ' in football' doesn't mean they've done the same Job Description as they do now. We have no idea how well or how poorly the Club is actually being run. What we can do is infer how we think it's being run from those things we CAN observe. And it's not entirely unreasonable to suggest that various issues including but not exclusively  STs, transfers, and League position - especially when viewed in the context of the whole of games in 2017, or indeed the whole since the start of last season - might be cause for concern.
    • Round was brought in when Irvine left to become a manager and never convinced. Irvine did a much better job. My opinions on Wyness have already landed me a warning on here.
    • He was basing his attacking strategy around Jack Grealish, it's not his fault if he got injured and the pesky FFP got in the way of him buying Iniesta and Messi. Gosh some people!
    • A modern manager who plays progressive football. That almost certainly means someone from overseas, I am fine with that. I just want my team to play good football. No more of this "knows the league, safe pair of hands" stuff. Lets focus on playing well and ingraining it in the club. Thats job 1. There is no point in getting promoted just to endure more seasons of dinosaur football before inevitably getting relegated again because we play out of date weak football.   Next time we go up lets stay up and with a modern setup.