Villa's new contract come soon after team-mate David Silva, a transfer target for Liverpool, put pen to paper
on an improved five-year deal with Valencia, and fulfils the club's ambition of keeping the two highly-rated Spain internationals at the Mestalla.
I'm pleased to have got the four lads to put pen to paper
so quickly after the end of the season," said Gibson.
SIGN HERE Ashley Cole put pen to paper
on a new deal
The 23-year-old central defender put pen to paper
yesterday and is expected to figure in the Boro squad for today's BGB Southern Midlands home clash with So-ham Town Rangers at Liberty Way.
Solihull MP Lorely Burt has urged youngsters to put pen to paper
for the contest, which this year invites teenagers to write a 1,000 word article with the headline: "Should Government encourage home ownership?
The 26-year-old, who has been strongly linked with a move to Spanish champions Real Madrid and was also believed to have interested clubs in the Barclays Premier League, put pen to paper
on a six-year deal last night.
The 19-year-old winger has put pen to paper
on a two-season loan deal from Valencia and delighted Smith said: "We are pleased to have him.
The 22-year-old Italian put pen to paper
on a three-year deal with the Scottish Division One last weekend after impressing on trial.
But MacDonald, who has been at McDiarmid Park since leaving Ibrox in 2001, has still to put pen to paper
Hughes and Rovers are close to agreeing a new deal and he is expected to put pen to paper
on the contract before Blackburn's next match against Fulham after the international break.
She is a lovely lady - who lives just by me-and I hope she continues to put pen to paper
for a long time yet (as I hope I am able to).
The 18-year-old put pen to paper
yesterday morning and went straight into the squad to face Rotherham at Highfield Road.
PETER Kennedy will put pen to paper
on a contract at Peterborough in a fortnight.
Negotiations are under way regarding a new contract, and Davis said yesterday: "I'm in talks with the club and I hope we can sort something out and put pen to paper
But once you've put pen to paper
they turn into litle dictators who want nothing to do with you.