Aston Villa were so close to signing Joe Bryan from Championship neighbours Bristol City, but he's now playing Premier League football with Fulham.
Aston Villa signed John McGinn in the summer transfer window, but Steve Bruce’s side missed out on Joe Bryan to Fulham.
After missing out on Joe Bryan, Aston Villa need to act quickly if they want Ipswich's Jonas Knudsen as an alternative as Middlesbrough reportedly close in.
Jay Dasilva may be loaned out again by Premier League giants Chelsea with two Championship clubs, Aston Villa and Bristol City, reportedly keen.
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Reports say Joe Bryan will join Aston Villa so instead of the Bristol City left-back, will Middlesbrough now instead focus on Ipswich's Jonas Knudsen?
Bristol City look set to sell Joe Bryan at last, with Championship duo Aston Villa and Middlesbrough reportedly competing for the left-back's signature.
Aston Villa have reportedly agreed a fee to sign left-back Joe Bryan from Championship rivals Bristol City.
Aston Villa are said to be interested in signing Joe Bryan from Bristol City.
Should Newcastle United renew their interest in the Bristol City left-back if he is available for just £5million?