Aston Villa 'planning big offer' for Real Madrid midfielder in possible €18m transfer

Real Madrid's Dani Ceballos pictured ahead of a LaLiga game at Valencia in May 2023.
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Aston Villa continue to scour the European market for reinforcements following a successful summer transfer window.

The Birmingham club brought in a number of quality players ahead of the new season, including centre-back Pau Torres and winger Moussa Diaby.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.