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Bayern Leverkusen, News

Aston Villa complete move for Leon Bailey

Aston Villa may lose Jack Grealish this summer but they have been very proactive in the summer transfer window ahead of the 2021/22 Premier League season, and have been signing decent players who fit their profile and standards. This is coming as the Villans have confirmed the signing of Leon Bailey from Bayern Leverkusen. The 23-year-old agreed personal terms on a deal that will keep him at Villa Pak until 2025, having played in the Bundesliga with Bayern Leverkusen for the past four and a half seasons. The two clubs reached an agreement over Bailey on Saturday and it is believed that the transfer fee is in the region of £30 million. Villa boss Dean Smith said: READ: Fabinho signs new deal with Liverpool "Leon is a hugely exciting young striker with great pace and creativit...
Bayern Leverkusen, News

Aston Villa set to move for Leon Bailey

Aston Villa are preparing to make a move for Bayern Leverkusen star Leon Bailey. They've identified Bailey as a realistic target and are preparing to approach the Bundesliga outfit for his services. Bailey, a Jamaican, can play on both flanks and has two years left on his contract. He is currently valued at between £25m-£30m. Villa boss Dean Smith is interested in another wide man as Trezeguet continues his recovery from a knee injury while the club are willing to listen to offers for Anwar El Ghazi. Bailey, 23, is an exciting winger who joined Bayern Leverkusen from Genk in 2017 and has been previously linked with a number of the clubs in England. READ: Lewandowski likely to remain at Bayern this summer It appears the 2020/21 season was his best so far for Leverkusen as he ...