Aston Villa’s financial situation means that the club face a very tough summer as they look to build a competitive side in the Championship.
Failure to win promotion in the play-off final last month has had a disastrous impact on the club, with HMRC chasing them for an unpaid bill and FFP restrictions set to hinder them too.
Therefore, Steve Bruce will have a huge task on his hands to have Villa competing at the top of the table again next season.
There will be very little money for new signings with youngsters surely to get promoted from the academy to beef up the squad.
As well as that, players are obviously going to go and here we look at a few deals that fans will hope to go through…
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