According to ESPN journalist Moisés Llorens, Real Betis centre-back Aïssa Mandi will join Villarreal at the end of the season.

Mandi will leave the Andalusian outfit after five seasons at the club. He will join Unai Emery’s team on a free transfer as his contract expires this summer.

The 29-year-old has become a key figure under Manuel Pellegrini. In total, he has played 172 times for Betis.