What incomings will Dean Smith add to the arrival of Wesley during the rest of the summer transfer window? Today’s Aston Villa transfer roundup includes a confirmed departure, a blow in the pursuit of a Championship defender and interest in a Ligue 1 goalkeeper.
Sarkic leaves on loan
Aston Villa shot-stopper Matija Sarkic has joined Scottish side Livingston on a season-long loan it has today been confirmed. The 20-year-old is yet to play for the Villans and should, therefore, be able to develop more away from Villa Park next season.
Justin to join Leicester
The Sun is reporting that Aston Villa target James Justin will join Leicester City and become their first signing this summer. The Foxes will reportedly pay £10m to Luton Town for the player. Villa reportedly offered £7.5m last month.
Mendy on radar
France Football are reporting that Villa are interested in taking Reims keeper Edouard Mendy to the Premier League. The Midlands club, along with Norwich, have reportedly already made contact regarding the 27-year-old who has also caught the eye of Marseille, Rennes and Montpellier.