It is official: Lucas Digne will play in the Aston Villa. The Premier League club has announced the arrival of the French side of Everton, who is leaving Liverpool due to disagreements with coach Rafa Benítez. Signature for four and a half years.
The French international, who has represented elite European football clubs such as Paris Saint-Germain, Roma and FC Barcelona, becomes the second signing of the January market for the ‘Villans’.
Digne, 28, who has won league titles in both France and Spain, represented his country in both the World Cup final and the European Championship.
Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard said: “When Lucas was available, we took the opportunity to bring him to the club. Signing a player of his pedigree and quality in the January window is a great addition to our team and his arrival thrills me and everyone associated with Aston Villa. «