Chelsea Legend, John Terry Joins Aston Villa
The former England captain and Chelsea legend, John Terry has signed for Aston Villa on a one-year deal.
The 36-year old defender end his Blues stay at the end of last season after helping Chelsea win the Premier League
Terry who is also wanted by other Premiership clubs like Birmingham City and West Brom.Chelsea Legend, John Terry Joins Aston Villa
‘Aston Villa is delighted to announce the signing of John Terry on a one-year deal,’ a club statement reads.
‘The former England captain arrives at Villa Park having helped Chelsea secure the Premier League title in 2016/17 and left Stamford Bridge at the expiration of his contract.Chelsea Legend, John Terry Joins Aston Villa
‘Terry enjoyed a stellar career with the Blues, winning four Premier League titles, five FA Cups, three League Cups as well as the Champions League and Europa League.
‘After making his debut in 1998, the 36-year-old went on to record 713 appearances for Chelsea and skippered the London side on 578 occasions.
‘PFA Player of the Year award winner in 2005, Terry also won 78 caps for England and represented his country at the World Cup and at the European Championships.’
John Terry said: ‘It’s a club I have admired from afar for many years – there are fantastic facilities at Bodymoor Heath, Villa Park is one of the finest stadiums in the country.
‘And there’s a good group of players here, with an experienced and successful manager in Steve Bruce.