Date: 25th January 2017 at 1:28pm
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So, the Villa have announced two signings: 100% & 100% Two New Aston Villa Signings Done

The first is 19-year-old full-back James Bree from Barnsley.

He has signed a four and a half year deal.

The Barnsley Academy product said on the official site how delighted he is to have joined Aston Villa.

We were lucky enough to have a quick chat with him when the FCG met Steve Bruce. Seemed a top lad and very excited at the prospect of signing.

He said: “I`ve been at Barnsley since I was young and it`s helped me develop. I will always be grateful. I`m joining a massive club and hopefully I can bring something to this team.

Adding that Steve Bruce was a major part of his decision to make the move. “….when I met him I knew it was the right move for me.”

He also has a nod to the fantastic facilities at Bodymoor… We told him yesterday just wait until you step onto the pitch at Villa Park.

Welcome James and good luck.

Forum thread on the signing: Click Here

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