×
  • Sports - Football - Transfers
  • Updated: June 18, 2021

Young Rejoins Aston Villa From Inter Milan

Young Rejoins Aston Villa From Inter Milan

Ashley Young At Aston Villa - Getty Images

Former England international Ashley Young has joined Aston Villa on a free transfer from Inter Milan, returning to the club a decade after he left for Manchester United, the Premier League side announced on Thursday.

Young, 35, has signed a one-year contract with Villa after helping Inter win the Serie A title under Antonio Conte last season.

"Ashley brings with him a wealth of experience of top-level football both at the club and international level and he is joining having just won a league championship in Italy," Villa head coach Dean Smith said in a statement.

"He is a player who can play in a number of positions and, having spoken to him at length, I know he is determined to make a real impact with us this season."

He was Aston Villa's most expensive player when he first joined the club in 2007 with a record fee of £8 million.

Young won five trophies at Old Trafford, including the Premier League, Europa League and FA Cup, before departing for Inter in 2020.

Under Antonio Conte's management, Young won the Serie A title in the 2020-21 campaign.

On the international stage, Young earned 39 caps for England, scoring seven times.

Related Topics

Join our Telegram platform to get news update Join Now

0 Comment(s)

See this post in...

Notice

We have selected third parties to use cookies for technical purposes as specified in the Cookie Policy. Use the “Accept All” button to consent or “Customize” button to set your cookie tracking settings