Aston Villa fans want Robert Snodgrass to come back from West Ham United

Robert Snodgrass of Aston Villa shoots at goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Middlesbrough at Villa Park on September 12, 2017 in Birmingham, England.

West Ham United loaned Aston Villa Robert Snodgrass two seasons ago.

Robert Snodgrass of West Ham United and Lucas Moura of Tottenham Hotspur during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April...

Aston Villa fans are urging West Ham United’s Robert Snodgrass to come back to them following their promotion.

Snodgrass spent one season on loan at Villa back in the 2017/18 campaign and he remains a real fans’ favourite.

The Scottish international was brilliant at Villa, and his form there helped him force his way back into Manuel Pellegrini’s plans at West Ham.


Snodgrass played regularly for the Hammers last term, with Pellegrini a big fan of the experienced winger.

But Villa fans are now hopeful that a deal could be on to bring Snodgrass back to Villa Park.

Dean Smith has generally targeted younger players since taking charge at Villa, so signing Snodgrass would go against his policy.

West Ham are unlikely to want to sell the forward now, which makes any potential transfer look unlikely anyway.

Villa achieved promotion back to the Premier League by beating Derby County 2-1 at Wembley yesterday.

Bernard of Everton (R) and Robert Snodgrass during the Premier League match between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on September 16, 2018 in Liverpool, England.

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