Steven Gerrard has been sacked as manager of Aston Villa less than 12 months in charge,the club’s decision was announced after Gerrard’s side suffered an embarrassing 3-0 defeat against Fulham which was Villa’s sixth defeat in just 11 Premier League games.
Aston Villa only won one of the 19 Premier League games in which they conceded the first goal under Steven Gerrard
Gerrard’s record was simply not good enough at Aston Villa,a statement released after the match read: Aston Villa Football Club can confirm that Head Coach Steven Gerrard has left the club with immediate effect
Steven Gerrard replaced Dean Smith at Villa Park on November 11, 2021 and lasted less than a year before he became the fourth top-flight manager to lose his job so far this season in the English premier league, following Scott Parker, Thomas Tuchel and Bruno Lage.
Villa will begin life without the Liverpool legend on Sunday against Brentford in the Premier League.