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Pires exposes tensions at Villa

January 5, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Robert Pires has offered a revealing insight into the "tense" dressing room atmosphere at Aston Villa, admitting that several unhappy players have held showdown talks with Gerard Houllier. Pires also believes that Houllier's job could come under threat if Villa fail to win their next two fixtures.

• Blog: Mouthpiece Pires reveals tension

Houllier has failed to recapture the success of the Martin O'Neill era since taking control of Villa, with the club just one place ...

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