Aston Villa fans frustrated by Douglas Luiz's Instagram post

Douglas Luiz of Girona FC with the ball during the La Liga match between Girona FC and RCD Espanyol at Montilivi Stadium on April 06, 2019 in Girona, Spain.

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith is expected to hand Douglas Luiz a lot of game time over the upcoming campaign.

Douglas Luiz of Girona FC looks on during the La Liga match between Sevilla FC and Girona FC at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on December 16, 2018 in Seville, Spain.

Aston Villa fans have been left frustrated by Douglas Luiz’s latest Instagram update.

Luiz has signed for Villa from Manchester City this summer, but he is still waiting for a work permit.

 

And it seems that the midfielder is not particularly close to linking up with his Villa teammates currently.

Luiz posted a video of himself training on his own in Brazil, as he awaits clearance for his move to Villa.

And claret and blues fans are annoyed that it is taking so long for Luiz to get full permission to make his move.

Luiz now looks unlikely to start in Villa’s first Premier League games, as he will have minimal time training with his new teammates.

It could be that Dean Smith is forced to start with Conor Hourihane in Villa’s first game of the season, which comes against Tottenham Hotspur in two weekends’ time.

Douglas Luiz of Girona FC looks on during the La Liga match between RC Celta de Vigo and Girona FC at Abanca-Balaídos on April 20, 2019 in Vigo, Spain.

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