Edinson Cavani of Manchester United interacts with Emiliano Martinez of Aston Villa. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Premier League transfer news: Juventus and Manchester United in hunt for Aston Villa ace

Success could be a double-edged sword for Dean Smith’s men...

By Jason Jones
Thursday, 13th May 2021, 2:11 pm

Aston Villa have enjoyed a much improved sophomore season in the Premier League following on from last year's relegation scare.

The Villans are in contention for a top half finish, and have impressed for large spells of the campaign.

The only issue with their sudden spike in output is that the players who have made it possible are now attracting attention from a wide range of suitors.

A fresh report from TNT Sports suggests that European big guns Juventus and Manchester United are plotting a summer raid for one Villa Park star in particular – and incredibly, it’s not talismanic captain and darling of the gossip columns Jack Grealish.

Nonetheless, it’s hard to imagine Dean Smith parting with any of his key players too easily in the coming months.

We’ve gathered the best of today’s Premier League transfer speculation below...

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