Aston Villa fans here in the Tavern are hoping to achieve promotion to the Premier League, as a 3-0 win over Sunderland saw the Villains edge closer towards an automatic promotion place.
Steve Bruce has worked wonders for the Midlands club so far this season, as they now look on course for achieving a play-off spot at least. Indeed, transfer window business has had a huge part to play in their rise up the Championship table, with our local residents singing the praise of Robert Snodgrass, John Terry and Sam Johnstone.
Encouragingly, ‘keeper Sam Johnstone has been a standout performer so far this season for Villa, after joining on loan from Manchester United for the entirety of the current campaign. Although, his future in the Midlands is less than certain with the Red Devils possibly having plans for the 24-year-old in the summer, something that could force Steve Bruce into finding an alternative during the summer months.
Therefore, with Villa possibly losing out on Johnston in the summer, looking at other goalkeeping options would be a sensible decision. So, here’s a look at TWO shot-stoppers that the club should consider bringing to Villa Park…