Aston Villa's transfer 'advantage' detailed as Philippe Coutinho contract clause outlined

Aston Villa's transfer 'advantage' detailed as Philippe Coutinho contract clause outlined

Aston Villa completed the permanent signing of Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona this week which saw a sell-on clause for the player inserted if Steven Gerrard does look to sell him on in the future. Coutinho, 29, signed a four year deal at Villa Park after a fee in the region of £17.2 million was agreed between the La Liga giants and Villa last week. The deal itself is a fairly moderate price tag for a player of his quality but Barcelona will be hoping his form in claret and blue will earn Coutinho another huge sale in the future after inserting a 50% sell-on clause in the contract. Speaking to Football Insider on on the clause and how it may impact Villa in the future, Noel Whelan said: "I can’t …
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