Aston Villa line up return for Liverpool midfielder Downing

Aston Villa are making a surprise move for Liverpool midfielder Stewart Downing.

Aston Villa are making a surprise move for Liverpool midfielder Stewart Downing.

The Express & Star says Villa could offer Downing a shock return to the club but will only go as high as £6million.

Villa are mindful of the £70,000-a-week wage the 28-year-old earns at Liverpool.

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