It has been reported that Villa - who will play in the Premier League next season after clinching promotion from the Championship via the playoffs - are interested in signing Engels from Reims in the summer transfer window for a fee to be worth €10 million (£8.97m).
The report has claimed of interest in the 24-year-old central defender from Stoke City and Fulham, and has stated that he is a fan of Arsenal.
Good signing for Aston Villa?
Engels is a very good central defender, and at the age of 24, the Belgian can only get better in the coming years.
The former Club Brugge and Olympiacos central defender will be a good signing for Villa, especially for the reported €10m (£8.97m).
According to WhoScored, Engels made 33 appearances in Ligue 1 for Reims during the 2018-19 campaign, scoring one goal and providing five assists in the process.
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