Warnock has Villa medical

27 August 2009 12:59
// A bit of a hack but it works// The article snippet is wrapped onto a second line, even when #article-sub is emptyif( $("div#article-sub").children().length == 0 ) {$("div#article-sub").remove();} Stephen Warnock is undergoing a medical ahead of his move to Aston Villa, skysports.com understands.[LNB] The England international is closing in on a move to Villa Park after his club Blackburn agreed to his sale.[LNB]Villa and Rovers are understood to have agreed terms on a deal, and the transfer should be concluded before the weekend.[LNB]Villa are hoping that Warnock could be signed in time to make his debut against Fulham on Sunday - a game you can see live on Sky Sports 1.[LNB]Warnock missed Blackburn's defeat at Sunderland last weekend, as Sam Alladryce admitted the player was on his way out of Ewood Park.[LNB]Talks with Villa soon progressed and now he is having his medical with a view to finalising his move.[LNB]"Stephen has had permission to talk to Aston Villa and we have got Pascal[LNB]Chimbonda talking here," said the Rovers boss.[LNB]"I think we have to get a replacement before we let Stephen go so if Pascal[LNB]gets done here I'm sure Stephen will get sorted out."[LNB]

Source: SKY_Sports