Harry Redknapp wants to see Aston Villa star play in the Premier League

first_imgThe 23-year-old was heavily linked with a transfer to Spurs in the summer, but a move never materialised due to the Championship club’s high asking price.However, Redknapp thinks Premier League clubs should snap Grealish up if Villa don’t get promoted back to the top tier this season.Speaking on Monday’s Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast, the 71-year-old said: “I watched QPR v Villa on Friday night and I thought, ‘what a good player that boy Grealish is.’“I think he should really be playing in the Premier League. 2 Latest Football News BEST OF ADVICE Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Grealish was so close to getting Villa back into the Premier League last season, but they lost the play-off final to Fulham Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade no dice RANKED MONEY Grealish in action during Villa’s defeat at QPR center_img “That’s no disrespect to Villa, either they need to get into the Premier League or he needs to be to in the Premier League.“I think he’s a marvellous talent. You just want him to get the ball.“He reminds me of Alan Hudson at Chelsea, he was a great footballer, the way he used to glide over the pitch.“I love Grealish, every time I watch the kid I think he really does look a player to me.“I think he’s a player England could start to get into the group, he’s the type of player England are lacking, someone who can do something special and open the door in the midfield.”Listen to the full Harry Redknapp interview on Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast above Harry Redknapp has hailed Jack Grealish as a “marvellous talent” and believes the Aston Villa man should be playing for a Premier League team.Grealish caught Redknapp’s eye when the former Tottenham and QPR boss was in attendance of the Hoops’ 1-0 victory over Villa at Loftus Road on Friday night. Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move 2 Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions REVEALED Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card huge blow Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury REVEALED Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade last_img