Aston Villa midfielder Douglas Luiz has opened up about hypothesis linking him with a return to Manchester Metropolis.
Reviews within the Brazilian press this summer time claimed Pep Guardiola was contemplating activating a buy-back clause in Luiz’s contract.
Luiz was bought by Villa final summer time for £15million and it has been reported that the clause that, if triggered, would pressure the participant again to Metropolis is value round £25million.
With David Silva leaving Manchester Metropolis and Fernandinho ageing there have been hyperlinks that Luiz might return regardless of an up-and-down debut season within the Premier League.
Nevertheless, MEN Sport has reported all through the summer time that Luiz was by no means on Guardiola’s procuring listing with strengthening central defence prioritised.
Now Luiz has given his verdict on these experiences while away with Brazil forward of World Cup qualifiers towards Bolivia and Peru on Saturday and Wednesday respectively.
in an interview with Brazilian media outlet Globo Esporte , translated by Sport Witness , he mentioned: “About Man Metropolis, I have been doing my job at Villa, I do not actually have conversations with Metropolis or Guardiola.
“However it’s a job that went collectively, I had assist from Metropolis with Villa to have the ability to play within the Premier League.
“It is an excellent factor to have the ability to play there with none problem.”