Aston Villa have completed the loan signing of Iceland midfielder Johannes Gudjonsson from Spanish club Real Betis.

Villa’s official website revealed that Gudjonsson had signed a deal until the end of the season.

“It’s great to be here. It’s all happened quite quickly and I’m pleased with that. Now I’m just looking forward to re-starting my football career here,” the 22-year-old said.

“I like to play in the centre of midfield and I like to think I’m quite aggressive. I love to tackle and I will give everything for the club.”