Everton will face Manchester City in the first leg of the League Cup semi-finals on Wednesday evening.
The 25-year-old Croatian is believed to be in high demand across Europe, but Villa reportedly remain in the discussion for his signature despite their current position at the foot of the Premier League.
Everton are reportedly monitoring Tottenham winger Andros Townsend.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are chasing Bolton Wanderers defender Dorian Dervite after missing out on Newcastle United's Mike Williamson.
Rangers boss Mark Warburton is reportedly looking to make 'at least one big deal' this month.
Why Tottenham should consider a move for former Manchester United and Arsenal striker Robin van Persie.
Start midfielder Kristoffer Ajer will begin training with Celtic this week.
Queens Park Rangers have appointed Chris Ramsey as a technical director of football.
West Bromwich Albion have a vital star available once again.
Crystal Palace have reportedly offered a deal to Emmanuel Adebayor - but face competition from Watford.
Everton are one of three sides linked with a surprise move for the West Ham United defender.
Leeds United's youth drive continues.
Newcastle United are reportedly closing in on a move for Andreas Samaris from Benfica.
Leeds United appear to be in competition with West Bromwich Albion for Marc Wilson.
Did Leeds United make an error of judgement with Dario del Fabro?
Could a swap deal work for both Tottenham Hotspur and Nice.
West Ham United are set to sell Ashley Fletcher to Middlesbrough in the coming days.
West Ham United want Karl Darlow if they send Adrian to Newcastle United.
Leeds United have been linked with Burton Albion midfielder Jackson Irvine recently.
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers beat Watford in a friendly last night.
Welcome to this evening's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Arsenal looking at Troy Deeney?' and 'Elliott Bennett to Blackburn confirmed' plus more, so delve in below.
HITC Sport understands that boss Aitor Karanka has made the Scottish striker his number one target this January.
Graeme Souness believes Tottenham must keep Toby Alderweireld and Harry Kane fit.