Aston Villa agree to sign Marvelous Nakamba
The spending spree at Villa Park continues.
The Villains look to have have blown through the 100 million pound spending mark, after reportedly sealing the acquisition of Marvelous Nakamba from Club Brugge.
Marvelous Nakamba is a 25-year-old Zimbabwean international.
Last season, Nakamba played 15 matches in the Belgian top flight for Club Brugge.
According to HLN reporter Kristof Terreur, the deal for Nakamba is “confirmed”.
Aston Villa will pay “more than 11 million pounds” for Nakamba:
Confirmed. Soon he will be reunited with Wesley and Bjorn Engels. Marvelous Nakamba is on his way to Aston Villa. Club Brugge will get the fee that they had in mind – more than £11m. Player currently in England. Deal to be completed today or tomorrow – with @niels_27. #avfc pic.twitter.com/FoqF65kZak
— Kristof Terreur 📰🎥 (@HLNinEngeland) July 25, 2019
Aston Villa have agreed a deal worth more than £11m for Club Brugge midfielder Marvelous Nakamba. The player had been refusing to train with the Belgian side after Villa’s first bid was turned down last month. #avfc #Marvelous #TransferTalk
— David Reed (@david_reed) July 25, 2019
Aston Villa’s other summer signings
Nakamba will join up with a familiar face at Aston Villa – Wesley, who joined for around 25 million euros from Club Brugge.
Dean Smith has also been busy recruiting at the back.
Tyrone Mings has joined from Bournemouth, Matt Targett has signed on from Southampton, and Ezri Konsa moved from Brentford.
Also at the back, Villa have signed Björn Engels and Kortney Hause.
Further forward, Trezeguet, Anwar El Ghazi and Jota have also moved to Villa Park.
Aston Villa are spending BIG this summer 💰 pic.twitter.com/ygEZZwLnMj
— ESPN UK (@ESPNUK) July 24, 2019