It looks like Aston Villa are ahead of West Ham to sign in Southampton’s Jan Bednarek. The English club from Southampton, Hampshire, had its inception in 1885. The Saints were at 15th position in the points table, just 5 points above the relegation zone last season. Moreover, their new season journey had been a roller coaster ride. As Ralph Hasenhüttl’s side won only twice in the opening 6 matches. Furthermore, there has been a bid for Southampton’s centre-back Jan Bednarek.
The English side from Aston, Birmingham, are one of the oldest and most successful English clubs. The 5th club in the all-time English Premier table, finished at 14th position in the points table, only 10 points above the relegation zone last season. Moreover, Villans manager had a bad start, winning only once in the opening 6 games this season. They also brought Ludwig Augustinsson, Philippe Coutinho, Diego Carlos, Robin Olsen, etc. from the summer transfer window. Now they want to bring Jan Bednarek in the club before the summer transfer window closes.
The English club from Stratford, East London, had led their foundation in 1895. The top-flight English London club hasn’t won any Premier League title yet. However, they had a tremendous run last season. The Hammers were at 7th position, just below the Big-6 of the English Premier League. But, this season is in the relegation zone just after their opening 6 matches. They won only 1 match in their opening 6 games. And now, David Moyes wants to change the Hammers course once again by signing in Jan Bednarek.
Will Aston Villa snatch the deal from West Ham for Jan Bednarek?
The 26-years-old Jan Bednarek is a centre-back for the English club Southampton. The Polish international began his career at one of the Polish clubs Lech Poznań. Soon, his arrival at another Polish club Górnik Łęczna on loan. Finally, on July 2017, Bednarek entered the English Premier League through Southampton. Where he made 132 appearances scoring 7 goals for the English side. This tremendous spell caught the eyes of the selectors And now, both Aston Villa and West Ham want to sign him into their respective squad.