HITC is reporting that Aston Villa have re-opened talks with former Tottenham Hotspur striker Emmanuel Adebayor.
Villa were linked with a move for the experienced striker, but could not agree terms with the player after having an offer accepted by Tottenham to secure his services.
Adebayor has since been released from his contract at White Hart Lane and is now desperately looking for a new club to continue his career with.
Adebayor could be the answer for Tim Sherwood as he looks to add the experienced striker to his ranks, and the pairs previous history together could see the giant striker favour a move to the Midlands club.
Aston Villa will face competition from Turkish giants Galatasaray, who have also held talks with representatives of Adebayor.
The Aston Villa fans in The Transfer Tavern are hopeful a deal can be done to to bring Adebayor to Villa Park, as the club are desperate to add a goal scorer to their ranks as they look to secure Premier League safety come the end of the season.
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