Date: 23rd July 2012 at 9:59am
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John Wragg at www.express.co.uk has some quotes from Holland international Ron Vlaar who appears angry that Villa haven`t followed through and bought him.

Previous speculation and quotes:

Ron Vlaar: Ooh Ahh Ron Vlaar?! + Andy Carroll Update and Vlaar NOT The Cheap Option For Lambert?
Ron Vlaar dream move to Villa: Vlaar & Snodgrass In? Makoun Out? and Lambert Unsure On Vlaar and Koeman Trying To Force Our Hand?

The report says that 26-year-old Vlaar has pulled out of the £3.2million move having had talks last week at Villa but not hearing anything since.

The defender said:

“The chance that I will now sign for Aston Villa is almost zero. I don`t like to be messed about. You can write down that this transfer is now off.”

John explains that he is rated at £8million but there is a £3.2m release clause. Seems strange doesn`t it?

Feyenoord managing director Eric Gudde has also said the deal is off adding the way Vlaar has been treated is ‘not very good`.

Ouch. All seems very strange. Without any inside knowledge, looks a bit clumsy doesn`t it? It might be, for some reason, that Paul Lambert decided against the move, but then, why invite him over and show him around?

Be interesting to see if Lambert responds!