The French midfielder spent time on loan at Granada after joining The Hornets.
The former Newcastle United boss believes Villa need to cut off some deadwood.
Lukasz Plonowski played with Youri Tielemans at Anderlecht.
The Stade de Reims midfielder is set to join the ambitious Championship side.
The winger left the relegated Magpies to join Crystal Palace earlier this summer.
The Saints kick off their Premier League campaign at home to Watford, but what starting XI will new manager Claude Puel pick?
The Argentine striker has signed on a loan deal until the end of the season.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are still on the look-out for a new striker, and West Bromwich Albion's Rickie Lambert could be the ideal signing.
Leeds United lost to Queens Park Rangers in the Championship last weekend.
Newcastle United manager Rafa Benítez confirms wantaway midfielder Moussa Sissoko will be in the squad for Saturday's Championship match against Huddersfield Town.
West Ham United are the current favourites to land the 24-year-old, but could Newcastle United tempt him to Tyneside instead?
The Everton star has been linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur recently.
The 28-year-old is a shock transfer target for Newcastle United; but would he be an uninspiring addition or a canny signing?
The Tottenham Hotspur player has not replicated his best form since arriving at White Hart Lane.
Jordan Lyden is yet to make a first-team appearance for Aston Villa this season.
Tottenham were linked with Jesse Lingard earlier this month.
The Sunderland striker is being heavily linked with a return to West Ham United this summer.
The attacking midfielder joined Wolfsburg in January despite previous reports suggesting Tottenham Hotspur were interested.
Tottenham Hotspur's hopes of signing Leon Goretzka could be impacted by none other than Nabil Bentaleb.
Aurelien Chedjou claims he had an offer from Southampton in January.
Citigroup has appointed several senior level investment bankers to top roles on its healthcare team, bolstering its capabilities at a time when M&A in the sector is expected to pick up, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.
Legg Mason's Bill Miller, whose mutual fund beat the S&P 500 handily for 15 consecutive years at the turn of the century, is riding off into the sunset after his recent lagging returns left a trail of disappointed investors.
JPMorgan Funds will liquidate its Japan Market Neutral Fund after investor withdrawals from poor performance, according to letter to investors, a copy of which was obtained by Bloomberg News.