Aston Villa have signed French midfielder Boubacar Kamara from Marseille on a five-year contract.
Kamara, 22, will join the Midlands club on a free transfer when his Marseille contract expires at the end of June.
He is the second player to join Villa this month after Philippe Coutinho made his loan from Barcelona permanent.
“I am delighted that we have been able to attract one of the most promising young talents in European football,” said Villa boss Steven Gerrard.
More to follow.