Aston Villa star reveals all: This is the real reason I stayed at the club
The 22-year-old suffered an ACL tear in his right knee while on duty with the France U21 team last November.
The injury wrecked his debut season at the club - but Amavi insists the support he received from the Aston Villa faithful convinced him to stay put.
“Staying wasn’t a forced decision," he told French Football.
“They appreciate me, and even made a song for me”
Jordan Amavi "The club counts on me, I was determined to come back from my injury.
"Especially since I received many messages from fans.
"They appreciate me, and even made a song for me.
“I can’t sing it, you... read more
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