The Englishman has led the Gers to plenty of success during his first season in charge.
The Republic of Ireland assistant boss has been linked with a return to the Scottish Premiership side.
Stoke City and West Ham United will face each other in the Premier League this afternoon.
Newcastle United have been relegated from the Premier League and will play in the Championship next season.
The Irish defender has started Villa's past two games after making his Premier League debut in last month's 4-2 loss to Southampton.
The Walking Dead is not back until October and yet rumours of potential spoilers persist.
Rafa Benitez’s future as Newcastle United boss is in doubt.
Everton will take on Norwich City in the Premier League this afternoon.
Rangers are reportedly keen on Scottish duo Graham Dorrans and Jason Cummings.
West Ham United and Stoke City will face each other in the Premier League this afternoon.