Aston Villa are slowly beginning to find some form in the Championship and after their comfortable 2-0 away win against Wigan this weekend, things are finally beginning to look up for Steve Bruce.
The former Birmingham City man endured a tough start to life back in the Midlands and at one point, was under some very serious pressure to turn things around at the helm.
And whilst promotion might be out of reach this campaign, there’s plenty of optimism in the Villa ranks that with a solid summer and pre-season, Villa will be around the chasing pack for the 2017-2018 campaign.
But with a whole transfer window still to come and plenty of incomings and outgoings expected at Villa Park, Steve Bruce certainly has a lot of thinking to do over the coming weeks.
There are plenty of players in this squad that he’s inherited and at one point or another, he’s going to have to be ruthless to create the side he wants going forward.
So with that in mind, here’s THREE Villa stars Bruce will have to make a big decision on this summer…