Jack Grealish confirmed precisely why so many high Premier League golf equipment are reportedly concerned with him as he helped Aston Villa beat Newcastle 2-Zero on Saturday.
Targets from Ollie Watkins and Bertrand Traore sealed a snug win for the Villans in the one high flight match of the weekend.
Watkins gave Dean Smith’s facet the lead as he beat Karl Darlow to the ball to nod dwelling after Fabian Schar didn’t take care of Matt Targett’s looking out cross from the left on 13 minutes.
The competition was all-but achieved a couple of minutes earlier than the half-time whistle as Traore latched onto a beautiful cut-back by Grealish and fired the ball in-off the bar.
It was one other exhibition efficiency by the Villa captain who carried out proceedings all through.
Watkins thought he’d scored a second halfway by means of the primary half as he shot by means of Darlow after latching onto a neat by means of ball from Grealish, who teased the Magpies defence together with his dribbling earlier than enjoying the incisive cross.
This show from the 25-year-old will solely result in extra questions on his future at his boyhood membership, with the likes of Manchester United and Tottenham being linked with him prior to now.
Arsenal have additionally been linked with the attacking midfielder however former Villa star Gabby Agbonlahor steered Grealish is out of the Gunners’ league.
Agbonlahor informed talkSPORT: “There are such a lot of golf equipment on the market who’d like to have him however have Arsenal even obtained the cash?
“I believe the way in which Arsenal are for the time being, the place they’re within the league within the final ten years, I don’t assume they’re even one of many high six groups within the league.
“Even when they did have the cash I don’t assume he’d select to go to Arsenal anyway which is a disgrace with Arsenal’s large historical past.”