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Aston Villa: Randy Lerner puts club up for sale

14 May 2014 Last updated at 00:10 BST

The owner of Aston Villa, Randy Lerner, has put the football club up for sale.

The American released a statement which said he owed it to the club to move on so it could look for "fresh, invigorated leadership".

He has appointed Merrill Lynch to look for a buyer.

Nick Clitheroe spoke to Villa fans and the club's head of media Brian Doogan.