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Aston Villa: Ollie Watkins’ £28m price tag has supporters fuming

Aston Villa: Ollie Watkins’ £28m price tag has supporters fuming - Aston Villa Transfer Rumours

According to an update by journalist John Percy in The Telegraph, via @villareport, Brentford want £28m for striker Ollie Watkins and talks are ‘ongoing’ with Aston Villa over a potential dea, but some supporters are definitely not happy with his price tag. 

Watkins, who bagged a head-turning 26 goals in all competitions for the Bees last season, is seen as a priority target by Villa as they look to reinforce their attacking competitions ahead of a busy 2020/21 Premier League campaign.

Should Villa walk away from the table for Ollie Watkins?

Yes, £28m far too much

Yes, £28m far too much

No, need to invest

No, need to invest

Starting in just under a fortnight, the club have little time to sign a potential talisman who can help the club to stave off relegation for the second season running, but the price for Watkins in particular is a heavy £28m.

A fee arguably over the odds for a Championship player, some supporters have been blasting the asking price regardless of his ‘amazing‘ ability – prompting many of them to voice their concerns over the ‘ridiculous’ update – here’s what these fans had to say:

Villa fans, should your club back out of talks to sign Watkins? Join the discussion by commenting below…


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