Aston Villa fans react on Twitter as Douglas Luiz nets for Brazil Under-23s

Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa in action during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Aston Villa at Selhurst Park on August 31, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

The Villa Park summer signing continues to score worldies.

Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa

A number of Aston Villa fans have taken to Twitter to praise Douglas Luiz following his goalscoring display on international duty, as confirmed by the Villa Park's social media team.

The 21-year-old midfielder turned out for Brazil Under-23s against Venezuela U23s and, true to form, weighed in with a powerful effort from outside the box.

Luiz was one of three different Selecao goalscorers on the night as Antony bagged a brace and Pedro also got on the scoresheet in a resounding 4-1 win.

 

The Villa Twitter feed praised their player's efforts on the night:

Some fans had their say, praising the player for his continuing streak of superb long-range efforts:

Luiz became Aston Villa's 10th summer signing following promotion to the Premier League when he joined from Manchester City in a deal reported by BBC Sport as costing the Villa Park side £10million.

To date, the Toulon Tournament Player of the Year has made seven appearances in all competitions, including six in the Premier League, and has scored two goals, both in the top flight (Transfermarkt).

Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa in action during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Aston Villa at Selhurst Park on August 31, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

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