Aston Villa have completed the loan signing of Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley after the Premier League ratified the transfer.
The deal, which was announced 17 hours after the transfer window officially closed, appears likely to end the midfielder's United career as he has entered the final year of his contract at Old Trafford, although Sky Sports News reports that bo...
Tom Cleverley could yet complete his proposed loan move from Manchester United to Aston Villa despite the transfer deadline passing on Monday evening, according to Press Association Sport.
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Villa made a U-turn on Monday to sign the Manchester United midfielder on loan but it is yet to be rubber stamped by the Premier League.
Villa had initially pulled the plug on a permanent deal for Cleverley with the England man's wage demands pricing him out of a move. He ...
Real Sociedad refused to consider selling their midfielder Sergio Canales to Aston Villa, sources have told ESPN.
Villa lodged a bid to sign the 23-year-old attacking midfielder on transfer deadline day, but the Spanish club opted not to accept the offer and told Villa they had 'no interest' in a deal.
The rejection comes as a blow to Villa, who also failed in an attempt to sign Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley.
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Villa will have to contend themselves with one major addition ...
Feyenoord have completed the signings of midfielder Karim El Ahmadi from Aston Villa and goalkeeper Kenneth Vermeer from Ajax.
El Ahmadi joined Villa from Feyenoord in 2012 for two million pounds and made 56 appearances, scoring three goals, for Paul Lambert's men.
El Ahmadi (29) heeft vanochtend een contract voor drie jaar ondertekend in De Kuip. pic.twitter.com/o3d0ToxlRh- Feyenoord Rotterdam (@Feyenoord) September 1, 2014