Date: 9th February 2021 at 6:30pm
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Highly rated Aston Villa Academy graduate Jacob Ramsey has today signed a new long term deal keeping him at Villa Park until the summer of 2025.

The 19-year-old midfielder has worked his way through our youth set up over the last few years and has been a regular for England’s Under 20 side, and head coach Dean Smith clearly likes him as he’s already made eight appearances for us in the 2020/21 campaign, and he made his full Premier League debut earlier this season in the derby clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers.

He originally got a single taste of first team action back in the second half of the 2018/19 campaign and made a couple of Cup appearances in 2019/20, before enjoying a good spell out on loan with Doncaster Rovers in the second half of that year, scoring three League One goals in only seven showings.

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I think we can certainly expect to see more of him this season, as he’s already impressed plenty in the fanbase and of course, he’s nowhere near the finished article yet, but it’s another bright sign for our future.

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