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Reading fans have reacted on Twitter to the rumours that Aston Villa want to sign their highly-rated talent Michael Olise.

The Mirror have claimed that the rising Reading star is on Villa’s wish list, alongside Bournemouth’s David Brooks.

Whilst Villa have a number of top-quality attacking options to choose from, more depth would make them stronger and potentially even more dangerous down the line.

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Reading fans joked that they would like Jack Grealish as part of any deal, with the teenage talent likened to the expert ball-carrier.

During Villa’s days in the Championship, they signed Aaron Tshibola, who was a rising talent at Reading, at the time.

His signing didn’t work out and the Reading supporters are reminding the Midlands outfit of how it can end up.

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Whilst signings aren’t a must for Villa this month, it doesn’t hurt to add competition and keep those performing players on their toes.

Nonetheless, here is a selection of Reading fans reacting to those Villa-Olise rumours:

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