Former Chelsea captain John Terry has agreed to hitch Aston Villa, sources near the participant have informed ESPN FC.
In keeping with the sources, Terry has knowledgeable different golf equipment that he has determined to hitch Villa and the transfer is predicted to be finalised over the weekend.
Villa have been main the chase for Terry with Steve Bruce eager to deliver the previous England star to Villa Park for subsequent season.
Terry is a free agent after leaving Chelsea as soon as his contract expired at Stamford Bridge earlier this summer time.
The 36-year-old opted to depart Chelsea after 22 years when after discovering himself enjoying a bit-part position with Antonio Conte’s aspect final season.
Terry thought-about hanging up his boots, however he has now opted to proceed his profession within the Championship with Villa.
Quite a lot of golf equipment at dwelling and overseas had expressed an curiosity in Terry, however Villa have acted swiftly to safe the defender after the previous England captain held talks with Bruce on vacation this summer time.
Terry will develop into Villa’s first acquisition of the summer time and is predicted to signal a one-year deal on the membership, with the participant snubbing different Premier League curiosity as he didn’t need to come up in opposition to Chelsea subsequent season.
Peter O’Rourke is ESPN FC’s switch information correspondent. Observe him on Twitter @SportsPeteO.