The Magpies travel to Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon.
The Newcastle chairman has dug deep for new signings this winter.
The pacey striker scored for the first time since last March in last weekend's 2-0 win over Norwich City to help close the gap to Villa's relegation rivals.
The reported Leeds United target could well move on in the summer.
The midfielder is not afraid to rattle cages since joining Tottenham Hotspur.
The 26-year-old has been hugely impressive for the Premier League side this season.
The former Gunner believes he should have been given a chance ahead of the likes of Nicklas Bendtner.
The West Brom head coach has been comparing his side to Aston Villa.
David Hay says that Carlton Cole has a future at Celtic.
Philippe Coutinho, Divock Origi and Daniel Sturridge all returned in the loss to West Ham United.
Leeds United lost against Liverpool in the EFL Cup on Tuesday evening.
The Portuguese midfielder is still revered at many of his clubs. Rangers and Mark Warburton should look to bring him to Ibrox.
Leeds United defeated Villa 2-0 at Elland Road this evening.
Mark Warburton’s Glasgow Rangers are third in the Scottish Premiership table at the moment.
Brendan Rodgers spoke after Celtic's 4-3 win over Motherwell.
West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino would be an interesting option for West Ham United in January.
Leeds United and Aston Villa will face each other in the Championship this evening.
The Liverpool defender joined Red Bull Salzburg on-loan in the summer, but is yet to start a league game in Austria this season.
Arsenal will face West Ham United in the Premier League this weekend.
The South Korean scored a brilliant goal in Tottenham's 5-0 win v Swansea.