England International, Immediate past Chelsea Captain and Club Legend, John Terry has been officially unveiled at Aston Villa FC today at the Club’s Villa Park.
Aston Villa is delighted to announce the signing of John Terry on a one-year deal.
The former England captain arrives at Villa Park having helped Chelsea secure the Premier League title in 2016/17 and left Stamford Bridge at the expiration of his contract.
Terry enjoyed a stellar career with the Blues, winning four Premier League titles, five FA Cups, three League Cups as well as the Champions League and Europa League.
After making his debut in 1998, the 36-year-old went on to record 713 appearances for Chelsea and skippered the London side on 578 occasions.
PFA Player of the Year award winner in 2005, Terry also won 78 caps for England and represented his country at the World Cup and at the European Championships.
— Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) July 3, 2017
He said: “I am delighted to join Aston Villa.
“It’s a club I have admired from afar for many years – there are fantastic facilities at Bodymoor Heath, Villa Park is one of the finest stadiums in the country and there’s a good group of players here, with an experienced and successful manager in Steve Bruce.
“I can’t wait to get started now and look to help the squad achieve something special this season.”
Congratulations to all Aston villa fans world-wide. He will be bringing a lot of experience and a winning attitude to the side come next season.