It’s revving up, and we know all too well how this works. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll be on the edge of your seat. You’ll see some transfers coming on like a very, very slow train in the distance. Others will just pop up out of bushes. But while every window is important, this one is every bit as crucial as last summer’s.
Which talent pool, domestic or foreign, will perform to the quality we aspire to? Writer Josh Cattier wants to know.
Is the magic answer “ability in the feet, brains on the ball”? Contributing writer Graham O’Gara explains the components of a strong team.
Internationals Jores Okore and Leandro Bacuna have just inked deals with Aston Villa, along with Academy talent.
Aston Villa has signed Aleksandar Tonev for £2.5m. What are your thoughts about this acquisition?