Aston Villa FC

Tony Xia: Carson Yeung comparison offends me

Tony Xia

Prospective new owner Tony Xia has told concerned Villa supporters not to worry about his finances and hit out at those comparing his takeover with Carson Yeung’s buy-out of Birmingham City.

Roberto Di Matteo lined up by Villa

Soccer - Barclays Premier League - Manchester City v West Bromwich Albion - City of Manchester Stadium

New Villa owner Tony Xia has earmarked Roberto Di Matteo as the manager to take the club back into the Premier League at the first time of asking.