Aston Villa have agreed a fee with Manchester City for defender Richard Dunne.
The 29-year-old Republic of Ireland international is now negotiating with Villa over personal terms.
Dunne's future at Eastlands looked uncertain following the arrival of Joleon Lescott from Everton this week.
He was in the team that defeated newly-promoted Wolves last weekend but that looks likely to have been his final match for City.
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