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Frank guided Brentford to promotion last season via the Championship play-offs and they are currently 14th in the Premier League table.
The 50-year-old Smith, who was axed by Villa on 7 November after five successive defeats, takes over at Carrow Road on a two-and-a-half-year contract, the club said
Norwich have reportedly offered Smith the chance to succeed Daniel Farke, who was sacked on 6 November with the club rooted to the bottom of the Premier League.
Gerrard guided Rangers to the Scottish Premiership title last season.
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side were one game away from setting a new club record of 26 games unbeaten in all competitions but three costly errors from goalkeeper Alisson Becker cost them dear.
The Premier League club made the announcement on Sunday. Smith, who guided the club back to the top flight, has paid the price for the team’s disappointing form this season.
Adam Armstrong scored the only goal after just three minutes as he ended a nine-game goal drought in style by smashing into the top corner.
Partey's first half header broke the Ghana midfielder's goal drought in his 40th appearance in all competitions since his move from Atletico Madrid 12 months ago.
Premier League: Aston Villa's Trezeguet set for knee surgery after picking up injury against Liverpool
Aston Villa winger Trezeguet requires knee surgery after suffering an injury at the weekend, the Premier League club said on Monday
It is a loss that lingers in the memory for Klopp, who dismissed suggestions a 4-1 FA Cup win in January counted as any sort of payback as Villa fielded an academy side following a coronavirus outbreak among the first-team ranks.
Aston Villa have won just once in the six Premier League matches that Grealish has been on the sidelines.
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FA Cup: Non-league Chorley shock COVID-19 ravaged Derby County, Everton beat Rotherham in extra time
Derby were forced to play with only Under-23 and Under-18 players after their first-team squad and interim manager Wayne Rooney were ruled out following a virus outbreak at the Championship club.
Premier League: Fulham move out of relegation zone with win over Leicester; West Ham beat Aston Villa
Fulham had missed three of their four previous penalties this term, but Cavaleiro held his nerve to convert from the spot for the crucial second goal.
Premier League: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's penalty sees Arsenal beat Manchester United; Gareth Bale scores in Spurs' win
Aubameyang ended a five-game goal drought in the league when he stepped up to convert a 69th-minute spot-kick after Paul Pogba fouled Hector Bellerin.
Premier League: Patrick Bamford hat-trick fires Leeds United to third place as Aston Villa suffer first defeat of season
Bamford had one goal in 27 Premier League appearances prior to this season, but he already has six in six games this term.
Lyon said the fee was around $21.9 million, with an additional $2.6 million in bonuses and the club receiving 15% of a profitable future sale.
Let's take a look at the 17 teams who will still be playing in the Premier League next year and reasons why managers of almost all of these clubs might have been pleased with the way the league has ended.
Grealish has been linked to a host of English clubs and Smith said he had no idea what the future holds for the 24-year-old.
Premier League: We’ll be going all out to win against West Ham United, says Aston Villa manager Dean Smith
Villa had struggled for form since the season restarted last month, with a six-match winless run denting their survival bid. However, Smith’s side have picked up seven points from their last three games.