December 30, 2012
A DUNNE DEAL?
Report: Aston Villa defender to join Red Bulls
Aston Villa defender Richard Dunne is about to join the Red Bulls, according to the Sunday People newspaper in England.
The newspaper reported that the Red Bulls wat the Irish international's transfer to be completed by the end of January.
The 33-year-old Dunne has been battling groin injuries. Last week underwent a third operation on his groin in Philadelphia. He has not played internationally since Euro 2012.
Dunne would have a free transfer because his contract with the English Premier League club, according to Sunday People, but the Major League Soccer team would pay him a $80,000 salary a week.
The newspaper also said the deal could be completed within two weeks.
The Red Bulls have yet to name a coach for the 2013 season.