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Aston Villa defender Matt Targett set for stint on sidelines
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Aston Villa have signed 22-year-old Brazilian forward Wesley Moraes in a transfer deal worth approximately £23,500,000 with the player signing a long-term contract at Villa Park. Moraes, who played for Club Brugge prior to the move to England, has eclipsed Villa's previous transfer record.
Southampton will sell left-back Matt Targett to Aston Villa in a £14 million transfer deal next week, with the 23-year-old England under-21 international set to sign a four year contract at Villa Park. Targett has been a long-term target for Villa and arrives as the club's first major transfer since returning to the Premier League.