Aston Villa have confirmed the signing of Borja Baston from Swansea City on a free transfer.
The 27-year-old, who cost the Swans £15.5m from Atletico Madrid in 2016, but has scored just seven goals during his time in the south Wales club.
“I am so excited to play for Aston Villa, it’s a big club, it’s an honour for me,” Baston told VillaTV.
“I can’t wait to get started, I’m really excited. I want to meet my new team-mates and the manager. I’m ready to play and start training with the team.”
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The Spaniard’s contract at the Liberty Stadium was due to expire at the end of the season.