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Aston Villa fans react as report claims club interested in Ryan Babel

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Aston Villa fans react as report claims club interested in Ryan Babel

Some Aston Villa supporters have been giving their takes on a report linking the club with a move for Ryan Babel.

According to Turkish-Football, the Villans are one of a few teams keen on the Dutch winger, who has supposedly submitted a transfer request at Galatasaray.

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He has been offered out to various clubs, with Newcastle United and Ajax thought to be leading the chase.

But Villa have also been named as potential suitors for the 33-year-old, who had a short loan stint with Fulham last year.

Babel, who has 63 caps for the Netherlands, has scored five goals in 20 appearances in 2019/20 so far.

Villa’s supposed interest in the former Liverpool attacker is interesting given that Dean Smith seemingly has options in the wide areas.

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Anwar El Ghazi, Trezeguet, Jota and Jack Grealish can all operate on the wings, although any move for Babel would likely see Grealish move back into a central position with John McGinn out injured.

Villa fans react

Despite a good showing last year with Fulham, Some Villa fans on social media don’t appear too keen on Babel:

 

 

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