EFL Championship side Aston Villa are set to sign Watford’s Nigerian striker Isaac Success on a season-long loan, according to reports.
The 22-year-old, who spent the second half of last season on loan at Spanish side Malaga, is in line to be loaned out again by the Hornets, with a view to a permanent move next year. at Aston Villa.
The forward, who has made one appearance for Nigeria’s Super Eagles, joined Watford in July 2016 from Granada for a then club record fee of around £12.5 million.
However, Success only scored once in 19 appearances for the Hornets in his first season. While on loan at Malaga, he made nine La Liga appearances and got only one assist. The club was relegated from the Spanish La Liga at the end of 2017/18.