Since Villa confirmed their place in the Premier League for the 2020/21 season, the transfer rumour mill has been in full flow – as expected. With fans pining for the likes of Milot Rashica and Saïd Benrahma – who have been linked to Villa on the daily – plus a reported £100m transfer budget, the question becomes whether Villa are better off splashing the cash on only one winger and bringing in another quality central midfielder? Read More »
The transfer of Douglas Luiz to Aston Villa during the summer was one that filled me with excitement, seeing the Brazilian join from Manchester City for £15m. Whilst at the time he was a relatively unproven quantity in English football, he was admired a considerable amount by City manager Pep Guardiola:Read More »
The same day that Marvelous Nakamba was rumoured to be in England for a Villa medical, the club announced Douglas Luiz has signed pending a work permit.
A couple of days have passed since the capture of Ezri Konsa was announced on the official channels. The 21-year-old centre-half signed from Dean Smith’s former club Brentford for a fee purported to be around £12m.