Villa's Solano Bid Accepted

Last updated : 29 January 2004 By Brian Cartlidge

Blues were reportedly keen to bring the Peruvian international to St. Andrews before the closing of this months transfer window but it now appears our local rivals are favourites to land the winger.

The Villa have confirmed that their undisclosed bid for Solano has been accepted by the Geordies and that Solano is in talks at Villa Park over a proposed move to the Midlands.