Ex-Villa star Merson: Mourinho wouldn't have done better than Eck

Former Aston Villa star Paul Merson has defended manager Alex McLeish. Villa are safe, but McLeish's job is on the line.

Former Aston Villa star Paul Merson has defended manager Alex McLeish.

Villa are safe, but McLeish's job is on the line.

Merson claimed: "If Sir Alex Ferguson, Jose Mourinho or Arsene Wenger were in charge, Villa would still be where they are."

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