Axel Tuanzebe: Aston Villa re-sign defender on loan from Manchester United

Last update on. From the section Aston Villa Axel Tuanzebe was a Manchester United player in Saturday's friendly match against Everton, before moving to Villa on a loan. Aston Villa has signed defender Axel Tuanzebe, who was on a season-long loan to Manchester United. Tuanzebe (23 years old) has also signed an extension to his contract at Old Trafford, which will run until June 2023. After making 35 appearances over two spells in 2018-2019, he returns to the Midlands club. This defender was part the Villa team that beat Derby in Wembley's 2019 Championship play-off final. Three days ago, Villa sold Jack Grealish (a British record 100m) to Manchester City. His arrival coincides with his departure. After Emiliano Buendia, Ashley Young, Danny Ings and Leon Bailey, Tuanzebe is now the fifth player to arrive in Villa Park. Since his debut in 2017, he has been a Manchester United senior player, making 37 appearances since then. All the latest news about football transfers can be found on this dedicated page.