Aston Villa transfer round-up: Jordan Ayew and Brad Guzan feature

General view of Paper planes on the pitch thrown by Aston Villa fans in protest - Villa Park

We round up the latest transfer news involving Aston Villa.

General view of Paper planes on the pitch thrown by Aston Villa fans in protest - Villa Park

Ayew in demand

Jordan Ayew scores the second goal for Aston Villa

According to Foot Mercato, West Ham United are keen on signing Jordan Ayew from Aston Villa.

West Ham are on the hunt for a new striker and Ayew is said to be on Slaven Bilic’s radar.

Ayew is believed to be keen to speak to West Ham, as he eyes a route back to the Premier League.

Nice are also claimed to be interested in the Ghanian international by Get French Football.

Guzan medical

Aston Villa's Brad Guzan celebrates after the final whistle

Sky Sports reports that Brad Guzan is undergoing his medical ahead of a move to Middlesbrough.

Villa have decided to sell Guzan this summer, with the American international due to pen a two-year deal with Boro.

And finally…

New owner Dr Tony Xia during the press conference

Villa owner Dr Tony Xia appears to be frustrated with the conduct of a rival team.

Xia posted a cryptic message, suggesting that another club had employed underhand tactics off the field.

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