Newcastle: Chris Wood signs from Burnley in £25m deal, Aston Villa complete signing of Everton left-back Lucas Digne in £25m deal

Newcastle: Chris Wood signs from Burnley in £25m deal, Aston Villa complete signing of Everton left-back Lucas Digne in £25m deal

Newcastle, Chelsea and West Ham also wanted to sign Digne, who becomes Villa’s second signing of the January window after Philippe Coutinho; will Villa’s two new signings play against Manchester United on Saturday?

Lucas Digne has joined Aston Villa from Everton

Aston Villa have signed Everton left-back Lucas Digne in a deal worth up to £25m.

Newcastle have moved swiftly to replace injured striker Callum Wilson, with Chris Wood strengthening Eddie Howe’s striking options after the club triggered a release clause for the Burnley player ahead of Saturday’s Premier League match against Watford

Chris Wood poses for photos after signing for Newcastle United

Wood says he is “delighted” to have signed a two-and-a-half-year deal with the Magpies and is available to play in Saturday’s Premier League match against relegation rivals Watford at St James’ Park.

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