It was a disastrous season for Aston Villa in the Premier League in both the boardroom and on the pitch.
The ownership situation rumbled on all season with Randy Lerner only recently able to sell the club to Chinese businessman Tony Xia, who has made clear he wants to turn Villa into a superpower again.
But first he needs to get out of the Championship and try and keep hold of as many players as possible.
Tim Sherwood was not given much of a chance to keep them up last season and after Garde failed miserably, former Champions League winning manager Roberto Di Matteo has been brought in to get Villa back to the Premier League.
They were abysmal on the goals front with Gestede rarely finding the net and Agbonlahor is frustrating the fans with his poor attitude.
But there is clearly talent at Villa with Gueye excelling for the side, Sinclair started to perform and excellent young prospects like Traore and Grealish.
Di Matteo has to keep hold of as many as possible with there being a lot of interest in Traore, Grealish and Gil back in Spain.
But here is the ideal midfield FOUR for Roberto Di Matteo to implement at Villa next season, in the opinion of FLW’s Michael Hasan….