25 Jul Transfer information: Aston Villa affirm the signing of Egypt global winger Trezeguet
After hammering in the Africa Cup of Nations, the 24-year old has signed a permanent contract with the Premier League new boys
Aston Villa have verified the signing of Egypt global Mahmoud Hassan, called Trezeguet, by Kasimpasa.
Trezeguet scored Egypt’s opening goal in the Africa Cup of Nations in June, which makes four appearances as the championship hosts crashed out at the past 16.
The 24-year old scored nine goals at Turkey’s best flight last year, with netted 13 occasions in his initial season at Kasimpasa after financing transfer from Anderlecht.
Villa have paid a documented #8. 75 million ($11m) for Trezeguet, that made three looks in the 2018 World Cup also becomes the club’s ninth signing of this closing season.
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“We are really excited to utilize Trez. I have watched him several occasions,” Villa head coach Dean Smith advised their official site .
“He is the kind of broad player that we’ve been on the lookout for who’s straight, causes difficulties for the resistance in the last scores and third goals.”
Dean Smith has been quite active in the summer season, leading to the likes of Tyrone Mings, Wesley, Matt Targett and Ezri Konza before the club’s first season back in the top flight.
Villa won promotion in the Championship through the playoffs last term, beating Derby 2-1 at a Wembley final back in May.
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The Lions have already spent near #100 million ($125m) at total throughout the present window, using a #15 million ($19m) bargain for Manchester City’s Douglas Luiz also anticipated to be set up in the forthcoming days.
Trezeguet won’t be qualified to play for Villa within their newest outing against Walsall on Wednesday, as he expects a postage on his own visa.
The winger may, nevertheless, be in line for addition from Charlton and RB Leipzig within the subsequent two weeks, until Villa look ahead to their first match of this 2019-20 season off at Tottenham.