The Scot left Carrow Road acrimoniously in 2012 for Villa Park.
â€śI canâ€™t thank him enough for giving me the opportunity at Norwich. Without that platform, who knows where Iâ€™d be?â€ť says Ruddy.
â€śI think heâ€™s trying to do (at Villa) what he did at Norwich â€“ bring hungry young players through from the lower leagues and develop hungry young Premier League players.
â€śHe did it very well at Norwich. I wish him all the best and I hope he succeeds there... but not on Sunday."
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