Aston Villa have agreed a deal to sign Morgan Sanson from Olympique Lyon, according to Sky Sports. The Birmingham club will be paying £14 million as the fixed part of the fee for the midfielder’s services, with add-ons potentially raising the total amount to £15.5m. The 26-year-old joined Marseille from Montpellier in January 2017, and has since made a total of 157 appearances for the French club in all competitions, scoring 25 goals and providing 22 assists.
The latest transfer news surrounds Luis Suarez to Aston Villa and Diego Carlos to Newcastle as some big names may be switching La Liga for the Premier League.
What he achieved north of the border was tremendous, as he guided Rangers to the Premiership title last term, doing so in unbeaten fashion. That was the biggest boon attached to his CV upon arriving...