Everton have been heavily linked with Shani Tarashaj.
The 25-year-old's contract with the German side expires at the end of the season.
Villa are reportedly ready to pay off the remaining six months of the polarising playmaker's contract as he looks to revive his career across the Atlantic.
The former Manchester United defender has been speaking about Liverpool's possible transfer plans.
Jack Sullivan, the son of West Ham United co-owner David, has lifted the lid on the club's transfer status this January and beyond.
Steve Evans is hoping to bring the Norwich striker to the club during the January transfer window.
Norwich City have been heavily linked with Inter Milan’s Andrea Ranocchia.
The Reds picked up further hamstring injuries in the 1-0 win over Stoke.
Crystal Palace are said to have made a move for the Sporting Lisbon striker.
The Arsenal midfielder has been in sensational form for his side this season.