My Old Man Said articles covering Randy Lerner, the Villa CEO, board and commercial business


Rumoured Aston Villa Management Restructuring Would Grant Lambert More Time

The overall failure of Randy Lerner and his board is the root to the recent compromising of Aston Villa Football Club. There's been mismanagement on...
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Aston Villa CEO Tom Fox Interview Suggests Randy Lerner is Here to Stay

"When I talk to him now, he sounds like someone who brought the club last week. He really is enthused and energised" - Fox...
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The Aston Villa Key Player Contract Renewal Situation Hots Up To Defcon 2

Almost three months ago MOMS wrote that a true test of Randy Lerner's commitment to Aston Villa while the ownership saga rumbles on would...
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Can New Aston Villa CEO Tom Fox Turn the Club Around?

Fantastic Mr Fox The appointment of the new Aston Villa CEO Tom Fox, the former Arsenal Chief Commercial Officer, throws up some interesting insights into what...
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Why Did Paul Faulkner Leave? What it Means to Aston Villa Supporters

Earlier in the month, I went to Parliament along with 12 or so members of other club's supporters groups and trusts (including Newcastle, Spurs,...
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Villa Park Naming Marketing Rights on Agenda in Club’s Sale

The rumour of Red Bull's interest in taking over a Premier League club was perhaps the first time Aston Villa supporters gave serious thought...