The former forward does however believe that they need Everton defender John Stones to realise his potential.
Manchester City have been linked with Borussia Dortmund’s Ilkay Gundogan.
The Republic of Ireland beat Switzerland 1-0 on Friday night.
Ally McCoist receives the most credit for Rangers' nine successive league titles, but the Glasgow giants also needed an influential leader at the back.
Jermain Defoe and Jack Rodwell both have no relegation release clauses in their contracts at Sunderland.
The Toffees' stars John Stones, Phil Jagielka, and Ross Barkley are reportedly all in line to feature from the off for Roy Hodgson's side on Tuesday.
Toby Alderweireld is loving his football at White Hart Lane but insists talk of his quality does not distract him.
Aston Villa defender Leandro Bacuna says that he is hoping to move to Ajax or PSV.
Teddy Sheringham has spoken highly of Slaven Bilic and West Ham United.
We continue our countdown of the greatest players in Aston Villa's history with a striker who sits second on the club's all-time scoring list.