The former Crystal Palace and Queens Park Rangers manager is currently third favourite to take over at Villa Park with the bookmakers behind Roberto Di Matteo and Nigel Pearson.
Payet has been the star of the show for West Ham United this past season.
Sheffield Wednesday are reportedly keen on Millwall striker Lee Gregory.
Potential Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers gave Rangers' Rob Kiernan his debut.
The former Villa chairman says the American should have attended more of the club's matches during his decade at the helm.
Glasgow Rangers' head of recruitment Frank McParland is being linked with a move away from Ibrox.
Fulham, Leeds, Celtic and Nottingham Forest players feature among forwards Aston Villa should consider spending big money on.
Spurs are big favourites to sign Saido Berahino, while Newcastle United and Everton are also in the reckoning, according to Sky Bet.
Former Liverpool star gave his thoughts on the Europa League final.
The forgotten full-back has not played since October.
The Gers may have a fight on their hand to sign the young Scotsman but moving to Ibrox would be worth his while.
Leeds United lost against Brighton & Hove Albion in the Championship on Friday evening.
Arsenal and Stoke City will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
David Sullivan oversaw some of the worst transfer business in West Ham United's recent history during the summer but one player has impressed him.
Tottenham Hotspur have the best defensive record of any Premier League side this season.
Pundit hailed Manchester United prospect as terrific.
Former Leeds chairman comments after Massimo Cellino's ban.
Tottenham Hotspur are keen on signing Franck Kessie.
Could Glasgow Rangers prospect Serge Atakayi soon be making an appearance at Ibrox?
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