Jamie Ward joined Nottingham Forest in the summer of 2015 after leaving Derby County.
Investment banks earned the least since 2002 from Russian corporate deals last year as sanctions and low oil prices curbed transactions, according to the consultancy Freeman & Co. Domestic lenders garnered more than half of the commissions for the first time as international firms retreated.
Reports recently claimed that Villa were ready to lodge a £2.3 million bid for the 23-year-old Italian centre-back.
The Reds are reportedly looking for a replacement for Adam Bogdan.
West Ham United defender Angelo Ogbonna has been offered to Roma, according to reports.
Asda is cutting about 200 jobs at its head office in Leeds after the supermarket endured a tough Christmas trading season.
Mohamed Elyounoussi claims he knows that Celtic want to sign him.
Wolverhampton Wanderers, West Bromwich Albion and Burnley are all reportedly interested in Aston Villa's Gabriel Agbonlahor.
Leicester City striker Andrej Kramaric has been linked with West Ham United, Torino and Sampdoria, but he is reportedly on his way to Hoffeinheim.
Hull City appear to be in competition with Middlesbrough and Derby County for an automatic promotion spot in the Championship.