Both sides meet at St James's Park on Saturday afternoon.
The Hoops youngsters were 4-0 winners in the Glasgow Cup on Thursday.
The former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder is delighted with the news.
Sunderland striker Fabio Borini is a big fan of Mario Balotelli.
The Hornets captain and Birmingham City fan says the relegated Villa players will be looking to perform to earn a move back to the Premier League.
Tottenham Hotspur visit Stamford Bridge on Monday night.
Arsenal host Norwich City this weekend.
Spurs take on Chelsea on Monday and have not given up hope of the title.
The midfielder has been out of action since last May.
The 21-year-old winger has been linked with Leeds in the past.
The Southampton defender is a reported transfer target for Liverpool.
Glasgow Rangers are eyeing up a plan to bring two top talents to Ibrox, who could also be Scotland's future stars.
Everton reportedly wanted Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani and Watford manager Marco Silva.
Kristoffer Ajer's development at Celtic could be under threat as Brendan Rodgers attempts to bring Liam Moore to Parkhead.
Newcastle United were comfortably beaten by Manchester United this weekend.
Ibrox club Glasgow Rangers have reportedly been snubbed by Chris Coleman, who will take the Sunderland managerial job.
Manchester United eventually ran out comfortable 4-1 winners over Newcastle United in the Premier League yesterday.
Former Sunderland defender Patrick van Aanholt, now at Crystal Palace, is reportedly wanted by Manchester City in the January transfer window.
Glasgow Rangers suffered a disappointing 2-0 defeat to Hamilton Academical at Ibrox.
The Tottenham Hotspur manager is considered to be one of the best in his field.