Aston Villa surprises and announces the signing of a Brazilian defender

Aston Villa surprises and announces the signing of a Brazilian defender

After an average season, Aston Villa started preparing for the new Premier League dispute and has already confirmed the first news for the squad

On the afternoon of this Thursday, the 26th, the Aston Villa started the preparation for the next season and started off on the right foot, as he announced his first signing. To improve even more, the English club bet on the talent and good timing of a Brazilian defender to increase the squad’s options for the new journey.

Through social networks, the defender Diego Carlos has been confirmed as reinforcement for the start of the new season. Still without undergoing the medical tests, but with all the details agreed, the Brazilian defender will be the new defender of Aston Villa and promises to maintain the great level achieved with the shirt of the seville.


Sevilla and Aston Villa have reached an agreement in principle for the transfer of Brazilian central defender Diego Carlos, pending approval of medical recognition (…). Diego Carlos, who arrived in the summer of 2019 from Nantes, completed a prolific stage in three campaigns with the Sevillian team”, began Sevilla in an official note.

(…) with emphasis on winning the sixth Europa League for the club raised in Cologne (Germany) at the end of its first season. The decisive goal of that final against Inter Milan was scored by him, with a spectacular bike that ended up in the nets after deflecting the Belgian Lukaku”, completed the farewell message to Diego Carlos.

At the age of 29, Diego Carlos arrives at Aston Villa at the best moment of his career. With important titles won at Sevilla and being fundamental in the club’s decisive games in the last three seasons, the Brazilian defender knows that the chance to play in the Premier League can change his trajectory.

With the arrival of the defender, Aston Villa adds three Brazilian players to the squad. In addition to Diego Carlos, the steering wheel Douglas Luiz and the sock Philippe Coutinho also defend the colors of the English club. It is worth mentioning that both will be under a lot of pressure, as the result last season was not as expected in the Premier League.

Aston Villa confirmed the purchase of defender Diego Carlos (Credit: GettyImages)

Source: sportbuzz

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