Blackburn have Bannan bid accepted by Villa

Blackburn Rovers are on the brink of signing Aston Villa midfielder Barry Bannan.

Blackburn Rovers are on the brink of signing Aston Villa midfielder Barry Bannan.

Bannan is moving closer to joining Blackburn Rovers after Villa accepted an undisclosed bid for the Scottish midfielder, says the Birmingham Mail.

Bannan is out of contract next summer and although he preferred to stay in the Premier League, the 23-year-old is ready to kickstart his career in the Championship.

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