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Owner: Martin O'Neill quit over split

Updated: August 11, 2010, 2:31 PM ET
Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, England -- Martin O'Neill quit as Aston Villa's manager after disputes about plans for the English Premier League club.

O'Neill walked out on Monday, just five days before the start of the season and with star player James Milner appearing to be headed for Manchester City.

"Having had some time to reflect on Martin leaving, I can say that our most immediate focus is supporting [temporary manager] Kevin MacDonald and resolving the situation with Manchester City and James ...

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