Lorient FC finally agree to sell Jordan to Aston Villa

Transfers of Sunday, 26 July 2015

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com

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Lorient FC and Aston Villa have reached an agreement on the transfer of Ghana striker Jordan Ayew for €14 million.

According to RMC, the 23-year-old underwent a medical on Saturday in Birmingham and will sign a five-year contract with the English Premier League side if he passes.

Jordan, who scored 12 goals in 31 Ligue 1 appearances, has been snapped by manager Tim Sherwood to replace Belgium striker Christian Benteke.

He will be looking forward to reuniting with his elder brother André, who signed a four-year contract with Swansea City, in the English League.