The Socceroos midfielder will link up with Villa next week when it reports back for pre-season training after signing a pre-contract agreement in March while still a player with AZ.
The 28-year-old, who has won 53 caps for
Holman told the Wolverhampton Express and Star: "The way they play in
"I also know about what a good goalkeeper
"He gave Australians a good name at
Sydney-born Holman, who can also operate as a second striker, joined Feyenoord in 2002 before moving to AZ four years later and was part of its 2008-2009 title winning team.
He was part of
Defender James Meredith has made it third time lucky for Australians at Wembley this season by helping Bradford City jump into League One with a 3-0 play-off final win over Northampton Town.