TalkSport pundit left gobsmacked by Dean Smith's Aston Villa appointmentJohn Terry has been appointed as Smith's assistant and Jesus Garcia Pitarch has been installed as the club's new sporting director
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Brentford assistant Richard O'Kelly seals reunion with Dean Smith at Aston VillaNew Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith will be joined by long-term assistant Richard O'Kelly after an agreement was reached between the club and Brentford.
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'Serious candidates for promotion' What the Championship made of Brentford under Dean Smith before Aston Villa switchSmith has switched to Aston Villa, but his Brentford side gained plenty of compliments
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Who is Dean Smith? The Aston Villa supporting Brentford boss whose granddad was a Villa Park stewardBirminghamLive understands that Smith has now been sounded out and is now very much a front-runner
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