Aston Villa are set to table a third transfer offer for Arsenal winger Emile Smith Rowe as their summer recruitment drive intensifies, according to The Mirror.
The 20-year-old chipped in with 11 goal contributions in 33 appearances for the Gunners last term, with four goals and seven assists [Transfermarkt].
Despite seeing two previous bids knocked back for the playmaker, the Villains now look set to table a bid worth more than £30m in an ambitious attempt to secure his services [The Mirror].
Would Smith-Rowe be a good signing for Aston Villa?
He currently has two years on his deal in north London taking him until the summer of 2023, but uncertainty continues to grow surrounding his contractual situation as he has not yet penned an extension [Transfermarkt].
With Villa set to tempt Arsenal to cash in on one of their prize assets, many of the club’s supporters took to Twitter to rejoice in these recent developments.
Villa fans react:
Replying to popular Aston Villa fan outlet @villareport, here is how some supporters summarised their feelings on the continuing pursuit of Smith Rowe. who one fan believes would be a “great signing” for Dean Smith’s men:
“Would be a great signing, take us to the next level.”
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