Aston Villa scrambled a late draw with Newcastle United at the weekend, which on paper seems like a decent point for the Villans.
However, the pressure is continuing to intensify on manager Roberto Di Matteo, with the club struggling to get any sort of momentum or run of results going.
The result leaves Villa marooned down in 17th place in the Championship table, with only one win from their opening nine games, with six games ending in draws.
After spending so much money in the summer, Di Matteo is under pressure to deliver, and at the moment, things are not looking so rosy for the former Chelsea man as he struggles to get his Villa side into any sort of form.
With murmurs now on the terraces that Di Matteo might not be the man for the job, FLW writer Lee Connor takes a look at THREE reasons why Roberto Di Matteo simply has to leave Aston Villa…