The midfielder made a return in Aston Villa's pre-season win over Gak 1902.
Welcome to this evening's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Ngolo Kante still interesting Real Madrid?' and 'Barcelona's Marc-Andre ter Stegen interesting Manchester City?' plus more, so delve in below.
Celtic winger Gary Mackay-Steven has revealed that he is a Liverpool fan.
Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with a move for Mario Gotze.
Newcastle United are reportedly set to offer £4m for Blackburn defender Grant Hanley.
Steve Archibald says that Tottenham Hotspur will find it very difficult next season.
The Gunners have only made one signing this summer, securing Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach.
The Bayern Munich attacker has been linked with a move to Spurs.
Derby County need to trim their squad ahead of the new season.
Franco Vazquez has been linked with West Bromwich Albion and Crystal Palace.
The Peruvian legend is currently a free agent after leaving Al Jazira.
The Bournemouth player is set for a January exit and Tottenham Hotspur should move quickly.
And even then it will be paid out over 5 years.
Tottenham fans of firm belief Manchester United ace Marcus Rashford is not in Harry Kane's league.
Lex Immers has claimed that he snubbed Celtic in order to join Club Brugge.
Middlesbrough and Newcastle United are said to be keen on the winger, who has struggled to make an impression at Crystal Palace.
And 2017 looks to have got off to a decent start.
HITC Sport understands a bid is imminent from Premier League outfit
Leeds United have had a closer look at three potential new players.
Newcastle United are believed to be interested in signing Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend.
Move over Steffi Graf, you have company. Serena Williams equalled the great German’s open-era record of 22 grand slam singles titles on Saturday after a hard-fought but well-deserved 7-5, 6-3 victory over another German, Angelique Kerber for her seventh Wimbledon crown.
Spot the winger. It has been the easiest game in Portuguese football over the past couple of decades and they almost always tend to have rolled off the Sporting Clube de Portugal academy production line – Luís Figo, Simão, Ricardo Quaresma, Cristiano Ronaldo and the rest.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has suggested that there may be several stars struggling to be ready for the Premier League opener with Liverpool.