Lambert Confirms Talks with Vlaar


Villa boss Paul Lambert confirms he’s had talks with Feyenoord defender Ron Vlaar but says he doesn’t know if he’ll be joining the club yet.

The Dutch defender says its would be a dream move to come to Villa Park: “I was on Sunday in Birmingham to have talks with Paul Lambert and left with a very positive impression,”

“Joining Aston Villa would be a dream come true. I look forward to the Premier League, but I will miss Feyenoord.

“I feel at home at De Kuip and although both me personally and the club have had a lot of ups and downs, we have maintained a good relationship.

“The stadium, the fans, my team-mates and staff…if the deal goes through I will miss them.”

Villa boss Paul Lambert did say however that nothing was imminent and doesn’t know whether Vlaar will be joining the squad on the pre season tour of the USA

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