Leandro Bacuna: Reading sign Aston Villa midfielder on four-year deal

Leandro Bacuna
Leandro Bacuna came on as a substitute in Villa's 2015 FA Cup final defeat by Arsenal at Wembley

Reading have signed midfielder Leandro Bacuna from Aston Villa on a four-year contract.

Bacuna, 25, played 131 times in four years with Villa and started their opening Championship game of the season against Hull on 5 August.

The Curacao international could make his Royals debut against Villa when the sides meet each other on Tuesday.

"He has played Premier League football and brings quality to us," said Reading manager Jaap Stam.

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