Fabrizio confirms Pau Torres’ deal with Aston Villa

Fabrizio Romano has reported that Villarreal defender Pau Torres has joined Aston Villa until June 2028.

Fabrizio Romano, the renowned transfer expert, has reported that Villarreal defender Pau Torres has officially joined Aston Villa under the guidance of manager Unai Emery. The deal is set to keep Torres at Villa Park until June 2028, signaling a long-term commitment from both parties.

Unai Emery’s pursuit of Pau Torres has been well-documented, with the Spanish coach expressing his interest in the talented center-back from the very first day of the transfer window. Emery recognized Torres’ immense potential and saw him as a crucial addition to bolster Aston Villa’s defensive line.


Torres, a product of Villarreal’s youth academy, has enjoyed a rapid rise in his career over the past few seasons. The 24-year-old has established himself as a reliable and composed presence at the heart of defense, catching the attention of several top clubs across Europe. However, it is Aston Villa that has secured the services of the highly sought-after defender.