Has Axel Tuanzebe just hinted he's coming back at Aston Villa?

New signing Axel Tuanzebe of Aston Villa poses for a picture at the club's training ground at Bodymoor Heath on August 06, 2018 in Birmingham, England.

Axel Tuanzebe had a brilliant season at Aston Villa, on a loan spell from Manchester United.

Axel Tuanzebe of Aston Villa in action during a training session at the club's training ground at Bodymoor Heath on August 17, 2018 in Birmingham, England.

Aston Villa fans have been left intrigued after Axel Tuanzebe’s latest comment on social media website Instagram.

Tuanzebe is widely expected to go back to Manchester United for the upcoming season, after his loan at Villa has expired.

 

However, his message on Instagram yesterday has picked up the hopes of some Villa fans.

Tuanzebe messaged Jack Grealish back saying: “Lead us in the Premier League, skip.”

The choice of terms has raised a few eye-brows around Villa, who now feel that Tuanzebe could be set to return.

Despite the comment, Tuanzebe is expected to be given a chance to impress at United next term.

The young centre-back enjoyed a fine loan spell at Villa, and United are desperately short of options at centre-back right now.

Villa are still working to tie down the futures of their key loanees last term.

Kortney Hause and Anwar El Ghazi are expected to sign, but Dean Smith’s men have work to do to tie down the likes of Tammy Abraham and Tyrone Mings for next term.

Axel Tuanzebe of Aston Villa in action during training session at the club's training ground at Bodymoor Heath on September 21, 2018 in Birmingham, England.

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