'It's not rumour' - Aston Villa chief confirms transfer involving striker

Aston Villa owner Tony Xia has confirmed on Twitter that Ross McCormack is leaving the club.

According to the Daily Mail, Australian club Melbourne City have made an approach to sign the 31-year-old on loan until January.

It is believed that the Scotland international has been targeted as a replacement for Bruno Fornaroli, who is expected to be sidelined for a significant period of time with a broken ankle.

When the rumour did the rounds on Twitter, Xia decided to reveal the truth.

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