Friedel Set For Talks
Villa have been given permission to open talks with goalkeeper Brad Friedel.
Martin O'Neill this afternoon confirmed Barclays Premier League rivals Blackburn Rovers have given the green-light to talks with the US international.
The Villa boss told www.avfc.co.uk: "We've been given permission to talk to the player and that's something that we want to do.But there are still lots of things to happen.
"We're in the process of strengthening the squad and this is all part of our efforts to add strength in depth."
Stay tuned to www.avfc.co.uk for any developments.