Aston Villa target Bjorn Engels is reportedly an Arsenal fan

Bjorn Engels, Yunis Abdelhamid, Hassane Kamara, Tristan Dingome of Reims and teammates celebrate the victory following the french Ligue 1 match between Stade de Reims and Olympique de...

Aston Villa, Stoke City and Fulham target Bjorn Engels is reportedly an Arsenal fan.

Monaco's Montenegrin forward Stevan Jovetic (L) vies with Reims' Belgian defender Björn Engels during the French L1 football match between AS Monaco and Stade de Reims at the

According to HLN, reported Aston Villa target Bjorn Engels and Reims central defender Bjorn Engels is an Arsenal fan.

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.

Mario Balotelli, Bjorn Engels of Reims during the french Ligue 1 match between Stade de Reims and Olympique de Marseille (OM) at Stade Auguste Delaune on February 2, 2019 in Reims, France.

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.

Neymar Jr of Paris Saint-Germain in action  Bjorn Engels of Stade Reims during the French Ligue 1 match between Paris Saint Germain and Stade Reims on September 26, 2018 in Paris, France.

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