Yacouba Sylla's signing from the French football club Clermont Foot, will be completed this afternoon, says Villa Park.
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A Birmingham man suspected of murdering two pensioners - including an 80-year-old Halesowen woman - has been found dead in his prison cell.
Sunny spells on Monday will give way to showers later in the week
A fine afternoon giving way to cold and wintry weather later in the week