Aston Villa have reached an settlement to signal defender Diego Carlos from Sevilla.
The 29-year-old Brazilian centre-back is now set to journey to England for a medical and iron out private phrases on a reported £26million switch.
Carlos, who performed 136 matches for Sevilla, serving to them win the 2019-20 Europa League, had been in talks with Newcastle through the January window, however a deal couldn’t be reached.
“Aston Villa can verify the membership has reached an settlement with Sevilla FC for the switch of Diego Carlos for an undisclosed price,” a Villa assertion learn.
“The participant will journey to England within the subsequent few hours to finish a medical and finalise private phrases.”
Carlos joined Sevilla in the summertime of 2019 from French membership Nantes and was a part of the Brazil squad which gained gold on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
“Sevilla FC want to thank the participant for his work throughout all these years in Seville and needs him the perfect of luck in his new journey,” a press release from the LaLiga membership learn.