Villa youngster heads to Watford

19 January 2011 04:42
Watford have bolstered their strike options by signing Aston Villa youngster Andreas Weimann on loan until the end of the season.The Austria Under-21 forward has made two first-team appearances at Villa, coming off the bench in the Premier League and in the Europa League. [LNB]The 19-year-old has recently recovered from an ankle ligament injury which ruled him out for four months. [LNB]Villa have included a 24-hour recall clause in the deal. [LNB]The Villa academy product scored nine times for the Midlands side's reserves last season. [LNB]He now has the opportunity to strengthen Watford's play-off hopes, with the Hornets sixth in the Championship.

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