Steve Bruce has spoken for the first time ahead of the new campaign from Aston Villa's pre-season camp in Portugal.
The manager addressed a number of key issues that have been the subject of much attention this summer.
They included his own future, Financial Fair Play, our transfer window strategy and the make-up of his squad going into the new term.
The boss also discussed pre-season, his thoughts on our opening fixtures and blooding youngsters into his first-team squad, among other topics.
Watch the full interview taken from our Official YouTube channel.