Aston Villa have completed the signing of Joleon Lescott from West Brom.
The defender has signed a two-year deal at Villa Park after spending just over 12 months with the Baggies.
Lescott passed a medical on Tuesday and the move ends a long transfer chase for Villa, who wanted to sign him before his move to Albion last summer.
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He will join former Manchester City teammate Micah Richards who left the Etihad Stadium for Villa Park earlier this summer.
Manager Tim Sherwood will hope that the pair form a solid centre-back pairing for the Villains as they bid to stay in the Premier League for another season.