The Brazilian playmaker is at present on mortgage at Villa Park from La Blaugrana and whereas they’ve hit a poor run of type they’re nonetheless eager to signal him on a everlasting deal in response to Diario Sport.
Steven Gerrard is pleased with Coutinho’s stage of efficiency within the Premier League and has spoken concerning the want for vital funding on this coming summer time switch window.
It’s thought that Coutinho would price Villa round €40m.
The 29-year-old endured a depressing spell at Camp Nou after becoming a member of from Liverpool in 2018 for €135m. The Carioca offered 25 objectives and 14 assists for Barcelona in 106 appearances there.
Since becoming a member of Villa, Coutinho has contributed 4 objectives and three assists in eleven appearances. He’s additionally earned a recall to the Brazilian nationwide group forward of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Coutinho has 68 caps up to now and has scored 20 objectives.