Aston Villa goalkeeper Brad Guzan is close to re-signing for the midlands club, Press Association Sport understands.

The American international parted company with Villa at the end of last season after failing to put pen to paper to a new contract.

But new Villa boss Paul Lambert is understood to be an admirer of Guzan, who is on the verge of agreeing a new deal.

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