Damien Comolli witnessed the West Ham United star's early development during his time with Saint-Etienne.
Celtic supporters won 2-1 against Olimpija Ljubljana yesterday.
The Villans midfielder is reportedly wanted by Premier League new boys Burnley.
Leeds United's low cost transfer activity may be making space for a big addition.
The Cherries are hoping to see off competition from their Premier League rivals to land the winger.
Sheffield Wednesday are listed as 3/1 favourites to sign Callum McManaman from West Bromwich Albion.
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers brought Josh Windass in from Accrington Stanley.
Mark Warburton's Ibrox Glasgow Rangers side beat Celtic in a Scottish Cup semi-final in April
The fallout from Leeds signing Rob Green could see Bailey Peacock-Farrell as the big winner.
But the Sunderland boss could face competition from former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp.
Welcome to this evening's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Goncalo Guedes still interesting Manchester United?' and 'Manchester United looking at Renato Sanches?' plus more, so delve in below.
The Aston Villa forward took to social media on Sunday afternoon, much to the delight of supporters.
The Leeds United youngster impressed during his brief cameo against MK Dons this weekend.