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Three Reasons That Make Coutinho Sign A Permanent Deal At Aston Villa

After joining Aston Villa for £17 million, Philippe Coutinho hopes to return to Europe with Steven Gerrard’s side.

The 29-year-old joined Villa on loan in January and has now made the switch permanent.

Three Reasons That Make Coutinho Sign A Permanent Deal At Aston Villa
Three Reasons That Make Coutinho Sign A Permanent Deal At Aston Villa

Coutinho signed a four-year contract with Aston Villa, who are currently in 12th place in the Premier League rankings.

Coutinho hopes to participate in Europe again after their Europa League play-off loss to Rapid Vienna in 2010.

“I believe that’s where we have to be, playing in European games. That’s what we will work hard for.

“I feel happy in the club. It’s been a good start and I want to achieve good things with the club.

“I’m already looking forward to the next year. I believe so much in the squad and the club, and we can achieve good things next year.

“He (manager Steven Gerrard) believes in me. We’ve known each other for a long time and I felt very welcome from him and his staff when I arrived here.

“He’s a great manager, for sure. I’m happy to be managed by him and his staff. His ambitions are high and I believe in the same things he believes in. I want to work hard to achieve these things.

“It’s a top club and I always felt welcome when I arrived here, from everyone, so for me today is a happy day.

“I felt very welcome from the fans, from my team-mates and from the staff. Like I said, it’s a great club and we want to achieve big things.

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