Aston Villa on the verge of signing Werder Bremen striker Milot Rashica
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Aston Villa on the verge of signing Werder Bremen striker Milot Rashica

​Werder Bremen striker Milot Rashica has been heavily linked with a move to English Premier League side Aston Villa according to Birmingham Live.

Rashica scored eight goals from 28 appearances for Werder Bremen last season despite the team battling to remain in topflight.

The Kosovo international has now emerged on the radar of top clubs with Premier League side Aston Villa believed to be leading the races.

In Germany, RB Leipzig and Borussia Dortmund have also been monitoring his movements and there looks to be a battle brewing behind the scenes.

Bremen sporting director Frank Baumann recently confirmed that Rashica had reached an agreement with a particular.

“It is true that Milot can imagine changing clubs," Baumann told Sky in Germany. "He had already reached an agreement with a club because he wanted to go there."

Baumann added: "He also knows that the clubs have to come to an agreement. That was discussed fairly beforehand. And we haven't reached an agreement there yet. It's also very quiet there."

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