Brighton & Hove Albion fans react to Aston Villa's links with Lewis Dunk

Lewis Dunk of England during the International Friendly match between England and United States at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2018 in London, United Kingdom.

Aston Villa are said to be looking to bring in Lewis Dunk from Brighton & Hove Albion.

Lewis Dunk of England during the International Friendly match between England and United States at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2018 in London, United Kingdom.

Brighton & Hove Albion fans are desperate not to lose Lewis Dunk to Aston Villa, although there isn’t too much concern about a deal taking place just yet.

The Sun claims that Villa want to sign Dunk for £30 million this summer, as Dean Smith’s side look to strengthen their backline.

 

Villa have shown great ambition since earning promotion already, but Brighton fans feel that they are taking it a step too far by showing interest in the England international.

Dunk was one of Brighton’s best performers last term, as they narrowly avoided relegation.

The 27-year-old is regarded as one of the most dependable centre-backs in England now, and he is a key part of Brighton’s starting line-up.

Villa are on the look out for centre-backs and do have money to spend, but persuading Brighton to sell Dunk would definitely be difficult.

Villa are likely to buy two centre-backs this summer, with Tyrone Mings also on their radar, following a successful loan spell.

Brighton's English defender Lewis Dunk celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American...

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