Tottenham Hotspur striker Emmanuel Adebayor is set to join Aston Villa after undergoing a medical at the club's training ground, sources have told ESPN FC.
ESPN FC reported on Monday that Villa were confident of securing a move for Adebayor with both clubs in advanced talks over a loan deal.
Tottenham are willing to let Adebayor leave with the Togo international not figuring in Mauricio Pochettino's long-term plans at White Hart Lane.
Adebayor was not included in Tottenham's squad for their preseason...
Aston Villa have completed the signing of Cordoba defender Jose Angel Crespo.
Crespo, 28, has signed a three-year deal at Villa Park and joins for an undisclosed fee.
He becomes Tim Sherwood's seventh signing of the summer after completing a medical but is unlikely to feature in their friendly at Wolves on Tuesday.
Aston Villa will be hoping to avoid another season of relegation scrapping under Tim Sherwood in 2015-16. Here's a look at what to expect from Sherwood's men as we approach the new campaign.
Sherwood is determined to keep Villa away from the usual relegation battle but the loss of Christian Benteke and Fabian Delph is a huge blow to his prospects.
The current squad just won't be good enough to stay out of yet another relegation struggle, particularly after losing star duo...
Jordan Ayew has made an encouraging start to his Aston Villa career without even kicking a ball. Confirmed as a new signing on Monday afternoon, almost immediately the striker was making claret and blue friends. "It took 10 seconds to work out he was the right coach for me and Aston Villa was the right team for me," said the 23-year-old, reflecting on his first meeting with manager Tim Sherwood and providing a mini-masterclass on how to create the perfect first impression at the same time.