Report: Aston Villa target James Justin likely to join Leicester City

James Justin of Luton Town

Aston Villa and Leicester City are reportedly interested in James Justin of Luton Town.

James Justin of Luton Town and Sam Long of Oxford United battle for the ball during the Sky Bet League One match between Luton Town and Oxford United at Kenilworth Road on May 04, 2019 in...

According to The Daily Mail, Aston Villa are interested in signing James Justin, but the Luton Town star is likely to join Leicester City.

It has been reported that Villa want to strengthen their full-back options in the summer transfer window and have identified Justin as a target.

 

However, according to the target, the 21-year-old, who can operate as a defender or as a midfielder, is likely to join Leicester.

According to The Daily Mail, Justin is valued at £5 million by his club Luton.

Good player

Justin is a very talented and promising young player whose versatility will be a boon to any club who sign him.

SHREWSBURY, UK. 2ND FEBRUARY Oliver Norburn of Shrewsbury Town comes away from James Justin of Luton Town during the Sky Bet League 1 match between Shrewsbury Town and Luton Town at...

True, the 21-year-old does not have any experience of Premier League football, but the Englishman is very talented, and it will not take him much time to get used to the rigours of the English top flight.

Leicester are an established club in the Premier League, and under manger Brendan Rodgers, the Foxes have grand plans for the future.

As for Villa, the Villans have won promotion to the Premier League for the 2019-20 campaign via the Championship playoffs.

James Justin of Luton Town in actioin actionduring the Sky Bet League One match between Luton Town and Oxford United at Kenilworth Road on May 04, 2019 in Luton, United Kingdom.

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