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A Different Perpective
Some of us old villans remember all too well how close we were to losing Ron Saunders because of Mr Ellis. It’s hard to forgive. See my fan post from 2016. There’s a lot of stuff that people choose to forget or never knew.
Finances. He made just short of 30 million out of the club. Morality. "Only women and horses work for nothing." The European cup winning team despised the man. Mortimer. "The Doug Ellis Stand should be renamed the Ron Saunders Stand." Graham Taylor. "Aston Villa is a club owned by Mr Ellis and run by Mr Ellis for the benefit of Mr Ellis." And much more …