Aston Villa certainly didn’t shy away from their first transfer window back in the Premier League since being relegated in 2016.
A total of 12 players joined Dean Smith’s ranks this summer including Brazilian forward Wesley, Tyrone Mings, Douglas Luiz, Ezri Konsa, Jota, and Matthew Targett – setting the club back a mammoth £133.74m in fees. Despite this endless pool of outfield talent, however, it’s goalkeeper Tom Heaton that has perked interest.
Heaton is yet to keep a clean sheet in his first two Premier League outings for his new club, but Pl>ymaker FC’s Jude Aston has discussed how important he thinks the 33-year-old will be for the challenges that lie ahead…
Check out his opinion in the video above.