Steve Bruce

Born: December 31, 1960 (age 56)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Corbridge, England
Nationality: England flag English

Steve Bruce manager of Hull City reacts during the Hull City v KSC Lokeren UEFA Europa League Qualifying Play-Off match at the KC Stadium on August 28, 2014
Career History
Youth1977-1979Gillingham
Senior1979-1984Gillingham
1984-1987Norwich City
1987-1996Manchester United
1996-1998Birmingham City
1998Sheffield United
Managerial1998-1999Sheffield United
1999-2000Huddersfield Town
2001Wigan Athletic
2001Crystal Palace
2001-2007Birmingham City
2007-2009Wigan Athletic
2009-2011Sunderland
2012-2016Hull City
2016-Aston Villa
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Gary Gardner of Aston Villa moves away with the ball during the pre season friendly match between Swindon Town and Aston Villa at the County Ground on July 21, 2015
Report: Championship trio keen on Aston Villa midfielder Gary Gardner
Aston Villa midfielder Gary Gardner is believed to be on the radar of Championship trio Brentford, Preston North End and Queens Park Rangers.
16:01
Steve Bruce watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final between Derby County and Hull City on May 14, 2016
Steve Bruce "delighted" for hat-trick hero Conor Hourihane
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce hopes that Conor Hourihane has now settled in the West Midlands after registering a hat-trick against Norwich City.
21:32
Steve Bruce gives instructions during the Championship playoff final between Hull City and Sheffield Wednesday on May 28, 2016
Steve Bruce hits out at "vile" social media trolls after slow start
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce admits that he is desperate to "shut the nonsense up" by picking up maximum points for the first time this season on Saturday afternoon.
Aug 19, 12:47
Jack Colback is smoulderingly defiant after taking a yellow during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Sunderland on March 20, 2016
Report: Aston Villa interested in Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback
Steve Bruce is reportedly attempting to bring out-of-favour Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback to Aston Villa.
Aug 18, 19:48
Sam Gallagher in action for Southampton on July 17, 2014
Aston Villa boss confirms interest in Southampton forward Sam Gallagher
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce reveals that he is interested in securing a loan deal for Southampton forward Sam Gallagher.
Aug 18, 17:45
Steve Bruce on the touchline during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Hull City on February 20, 2016
Steve Bruce fighting to save Aston Villa job?
Manager Steve Bruce reportedly has just three games to save his job at Aston Villa after their poor start to the season.
Aug 17, 11:59
Steve Bruce on the touchline during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Hull City on February 20, 2016
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce: 'People got carried away when John Terry signed'
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce says that people got "carried away" when John Terry signed for the club.
Aug 16, 10:45
Jack Wilshere in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Aston Villa 'make Jack Wilshere move'
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce reportedly makes an attempt to bring Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere to Villa Park.
Aug 15, 16:13
Steve Bruce gives instructions during the Championship playoff final between Hull City and Sheffield Wednesday on May 28, 2016
Steve Bruce 'embarrassed' by Cardiff City defeat
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce describes his side as being "on the edge of embarrassing" following their 3-0 loss at Cardiff City.
Aug 13, 22:33
Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Aston Villa defender Jordan Amavi joins Marseille on loan
Championship club Aston Villa confirm that defender Jordan Amavi has joined Marseille on loan with a view to a permanent deal.
Aug 10, 17:59
Steve Bruce watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final between Derby County and Hull City on May 14, 2016
Live Commentary: Colchester United 1-2 Aston Villa - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Aston Villa successful trip to Colchester United in the EFL Cup.
Aug 9, 19:18
Steve Bruce on the touchline during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Hull City on February 20, 2016
Steve Bruce unhappy with wasteful Aston Villa
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce warns his side that they cannot rely on Jonathan Kodjia's goals so heavily this season following their 1-1 draw with Hull City.
Aug 5, 21:18
Josh Onomah of Tottenham during the FA Youth Cup Fifth Round match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on February 09, 2015
Aston Villa to loan Tottenham Hotspur winger Josh Onomah?
Aston Villa are reportedly closing in on the loan signing of Tottenham Hotspur winger Josh Onomah.
Aug 4, 09:29
Steve Bruce on the touchline during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Hull City on February 20, 2016
Steve Bruce: "Aston Villa demands promotion"
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce says that the club "demands promotion" as he prepares for his first full season in charge of the Midlands outfit.
Aug 1, 19:02
John Terry and Stefano Okaka during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Watford on May 15, 2017
Mick McCarthy warns John Terry over Championship pace
Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy warns new Aston Villa captain John Terry to expect a tough test in the Championship this season.
Aug 1, 17:54
Jack Grealish in action for Aston Villa on July 30, 2016
Jack Grealish ruled out until 2018?
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce reveals that midfielder Jack Grealish could be sidelined until 2018 with kidney problems.
Aug 1, 17:30
Harry Redknapp, manager of QPR looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Harry Redknapp: 'Aston Villa strong contenders'
Birmingham City manager Harry Redknapp says that city Aston Villa will be "very strong" in the race for promotion to the Premier League this season.
Aug 1, 17:19
John Terry gets emotional during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
John Terry: 'I didn't want to face Chelsea'
Aston Villa captain John Terry reveals that he opted to drop into the Championship so that he could avoid facing off against Chelsea.
Aug 1, 17:09
Jamie 'Rocky Balboa' Vardy gets physical with Leandro Bacuna during the game between Aston Villa and Leicester on January 16, 2016
Report: Aston Villa reject Reading's Leonardo Bacuna bid
Aston Villa reject a £1.5m bid from Championship rivals Reading for 25-year-old midfielder Leonardo Bacuna, according to a report.
Jul 31, 14:22
Ross McCormack in action for Aston Villa on August 5, 2016
Gary Rowett: 'No Derby County interest in Ross McCormack'
Derby County boss Gary Rowett says that he does not currently hold an interest in out-of-favour Aston Villa forward Ross McCormack.
Jul 28, 18:01
Glenn Whelan for Stoke on January 31, 2015
Aston Villa announce signing of Stoke City midfielder Glenn Whelan
Aston Villa announce that they have completed the signing of Stoke City midfielder Glenn Whelan on a two-year contract.
Jul 20, 11:25
Hull City's Ahmed Elmohamady reacts to the draw against Southampton on April 29, 2017
Ahmed Elmohamady completes switch to Aston Villa
Ahmed Elmohamady joins Aston Villa from Hull City on a three-year deal, linking up with manager Steve Bruce for the third time in his career.
Jul 19, 16:42
Ross McCormack in action for Aston Villa on August 5, 2016
Sunderland interested in Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack?
Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack is reportedly wanted by Sunderland, despite the Scotsman working his way back into Steve Bruce's first-team plans.
Jul 16, 10:54
Steve Bruce watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final between Derby County and Hull City on May 14, 2016
Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone signs loan deal with Aston Villa
Manchester United announce that goalkeeper Sam Johnstone will spend next season on loan at Aston Villa.
Jul 14, 16:28
Sergio Romero of Manchester United with Sam Johnstone of Manchester United prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United on August 14, 2015
Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone 'close to Aston Villa return'
Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone is reportedly close to returning to Aston Villa on loan, having spent the second half of last season with the Championship club.
Jul 11, 14:49
Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Jordan Amavi fails Sevilla medical
Aston Villa defender Jordan Amavi's proposed move to Sevilla is cancelled after he fails his medical.
Jul 10, 15:09
Peter Crouch of Stoke City gestures during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Fulham and Stoke City at Craven Cottage on September 22, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Report: Aston Villa target Peter Crouch
A report claims that Stoke City forward Peter Crouch is a summer transfer target for Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce.
Jul 9, 16:53
Sergio Romero of Manchester United with Sam Johnstone of Manchester United prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United on August 14, 2015
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce: 'New signing imminent'
Steve Bruce hopes to see Sam Johnstone sign from Manchester United within the next 48 hours, as he continues to add to his Aston Villa squad.
Jul 7, 22:01
Hull boss Steve Bruce is all smiles ahead of his side's encounter with Wolves on August 16, 2015
Steve Bruce: 'John Terry signing is a statement of intent from Aston Villa'
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce describes the signing of former Chelsea and England captain John Terry as a "statement of intent" from the Championship side.
Jul 3, 15:29
Chelsea's John Terry during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Aston Villa confirm John Terry signing
Aston Villa complete the signing of former Chelsea captain John Terry on a one-year deal.
Jul 3, 12:51
Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Report: Aston Villa decline £5.3m bid from Sevilla for Jordan Amavi
A report claims that Sevilla have seen a £5.3m bid for Jordan Amavi declined by Aston Villa, with the Villans instead hoping for nearly double that amount.
Jul 2, 19:59
John Terry poses with the trophy during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Aston Villa 'win John Terry race'
A report claims that Aston Villa have beaten a host of clubs to the signature of former Chelsea captain John Terry on a free transfer.
Jul 1, 14:35
Carles Gil of Aston Villa in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion at Villa Park on September 19, 2015
Deportivo La Coruna, Real Betis keen to sign Aston Villa midfielder Carles Gil?
Deportivo La Coruna and Real Betis are both reportedly keen on completing a deal for Aston Villa midfielder Carles Gil.
Jun 26, 12:57
George Boyd in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Aston Villa 'considering George Boyd approach'
A report claims that Aston Villa consider a move for George Boyd, who is available on a free transfer from Burnley this summer.
Jun 14, 22:21
Chelsea's John Terry during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Report: John Terry in talks over move to Aston Villa
Chelsea captain John Terry is thought to be in talks with Steve Bruce over a move to Aston Villa, according to reports.
Jun 12, 12:59
Glenn Whelan of Stoke City during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion at Britannia Stadium on August 29, 2015
Stoke City reject Aston Villa bid for Glenn Whelan?
Stoke City reportedly reject an offer from Aston Villa for midfielder Glenn Whelan, but the Championship outfit could return with a second bid.
Jun 10, 11:11
Alex Bruce for Hull on December 26, 2014
Alex Bruce discovers Hull City axe on Twitter
Alex Bruce learns via Twitter that Hull City have released him from the club after almost five years.
May 24, 12:59
Hull City's Ahmed Elmohamady reacts to the draw against Southampton on April 29, 2017
Aston Villa hold interest in Hull City defender Ahmed Elmohamady?
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce is reportedly open to the idea of signing Hull City defender Ahmed Elmohamady.
May 22, 11:56
General view ahead of kick off in the npower Championship match between Birmingham City and Nottingham Forest, at St Andrews Stadium on February 25, 2012
Report: Birmingham City interested in Aston Villa defender Tommy Elphick
Out-of-favour Aston Villa defender Tommy Elphick is a transfer target for bitter rivals Birmingham City, according to reports.
May 21, 13:34
Steve Bruce watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final between Derby County and Hull City on May 14, 2016
Report: Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce given £1m transfer budget
A report claims that Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce will have to offload some of his big earners if he plans on bringing any new players on board permanently.
May 14, 12:19



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