The West Brom boss heaped praise on the 33-year-old after his dream debut.
West Ham United and Watford have been linked with former Arsenal star Gervinho.
John Eustace is training with Scottish Championship outfit Rangers at the moment.
Dedryck Boyata joined Scottish Premiership giants Celtic in June.
The towering striker joins Villa after scoring 35 goals in 72 appearances during an 18-month stint at Blackburn Rovers.
The Liverpool boss has stated that he is not concerned with the £32.5 million transfer fee outlaid on the Belgian.
Southampton, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City have been linked with Valenciennes starlet Lucas Tousart.
Stoke City and Everton have been linked with Xherdan Shaqiri this summer.
Mario Balotelli struggled to make an impact at Premier League outfit Liverpool last season.
The 24-year-old centre-back has penned a new four-year contract at Villa Park.
The number of Manchester United players out of contract in 2016 will have Louis van Gaal working hard to extend deals in the next 12 months or so.
Having completed his loan spell at Everton, Gerard Deulofeu is excited about returning to Barcelona.
The final Premier League place has been taken by QPR after they defeated Derby County at Wembley.