Aston Villa have agreed to a deal to sign 29-year-old Brazilian center-back Diego Carlos from Sevilla for Â£26m.
Carlos will travel to England on Thursday for a medical examination and finalize personal financial terms.
“Sevilla FC would like to thank the player for his work during all these years in Seville and wishes him the best of luck in his new journey,” a statement from the Aston Villa read.
Carlos will be Villa’s second signing of the summer, after obtaining Boubacar KamaraÂ from Marseille on a free transfer.
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