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Dutch Starlet Signed By Villa UPDATED

Dutch Starlet Signed By Villa UPDATED

Skysports.com have a report claiming that Villa have signed Dutch starlet Arsenio Halfhuid from Excelsior.

They got the Mathew Upson report wrong earlier but I must admit are usually fairly accurate, although I never truly believe signings until a) they are announced on the official site b) on the shirt in pitch, no hang on, on the pitch in the shirt c) no, point b was the last point I had to make.

The 17-year-old defender has signed on a three year deal for an undisclosed fee and will join the youth set up.

His agent, Dan Fletcher told Sky Sports News:

'Arsenio's thrilled to be at such a great club, it's all happened so quickly for him, but that's the way football is sometimes. He's signed a two-and-a-half-year deal at Villa. A lot of Dutch clubs are wondering how they've missed Arsenio. Credit to Aston Villa for keeping their interest in him quiet and making their move so quickly.'

Now confirmed on the official site so done deal!



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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Tuesday January 6 2009
Time: 7:50PM

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Comments

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with a name like that surely he should have signed for Mr Wenger!
merlin
06/01/2009 20:13:00
0
sweet
ric112
06/01/2009 20:15:00
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close the transfer window, we're done!!!!!!! JOKE.. :o) Hopefully a great one for the future, I do like the Dutch players.
The Fear
06/01/2009 20:17:00
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The new Japp Stam?
Villan Of The North
06/01/2009 20:29:00
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We will see, its another "one for the future" I am waiting for the "one for today" signing.
col8
06/01/2009 20:43:00
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The new Mika Aaratillo?
young_jonah
06/01/2009 21:09:00
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The new Bellon Brothers?
young_jonah
06/01/2009 21:09:00
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Is this guy a centre half & RB that we need in the future?
holte ender 1969
06/01/2009 21:13:00
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Is he half-druid or half-huid? Either way welcome to the temple of VP!
holte ender 1969
06/01/2009 21:15:00
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Another one for our youth team
Villan57
06/01/2009 22:00:00
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