Alex McLeish slams 'shocking' Aston Villa

Alex McLeish
© PA Photos
Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish slams his side after their 2-0 defeat at Norwich City.

Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish has branded his side's display in their 2-0 defeat at Norwich City as "shocking".

Goals from Grant Holt and Simeon Jackson meant that the Midlands club ended a poor season just two points above the relegation zone.

"It was an absolutely shocking, woeful display. Maybe some of the boys were thinking about their holidays already," McLeish told BBC Sport.

"That team needs a change and there will be change. That wasn't an Alex McLeish team today. We need to bring more quality into the squad.

"We've got through a really tough season. I've won lots of trophies as a player and manager and I haven't turned into a bad manager overnight."

McLeish joined Villa at the start of the season from local rivals Birmingham City.

Grant Holt
Read Next:
Result: Norwich 2-1 Wolves
Related Video
1Manchester CityMan City1492330141629
2Leicester CityLeicester148512921829
3Manchester UnitedMan Utd1484220101028
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs1467124111325
7Crystal Palace147161914522
8West Ham UnitedWest Ham146442521422
12Stoke CityStoke145451114-319
13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom145361318-518
15Swansea CitySwansea143561419-514
16Norwich CityNorwich143471725-813
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle142481430-1610
20Aston Villa1412111227-155