Aston Villa have agreed a deal for the acquisition of Norwich City talisman Emiliano Buendia, as reported by the Daily Mail.
The Argentine enjoyed a wonderful season in the 2020/21 Championship which saw the Canaries win the title as he contributed a hefty 32 goal contributions, with 15 goals and 17 assists [Transfermarkt].
Arsenal were initial front-runners for his signature, making offers of £30m firstly followed by £35m, both of which were subsequently rejected [Sky Sports].
Having now agreed to move to the Midlands over London, the Villans have agreed to fork out a whopping £40m in order to get their man [Daily Mail]. As you’d expect, this news has been greeted with jubilation by the Villa Park faithful.
Celebrating their successful pursuit of Buendia, loads of Villa diehards took to Twitter to revel in these latest developments.
Villa fans react:
Here is what some of the Aston Villa fans had to say following an official club announcement on Twitter:
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