The Manchester United loanee believes that, in Fabian Delph, Ashley Westwood, Carlos Sanchez and himself, Villa have midfield depth which other teams should be envious of.
Brendan Rodgers was giving his pre-match press conference ahead of Liverpool's clash with Manchester United at Anfield on Sunday.
The Toffees were knocked out of the Europa League by Dynamo Kyiv on Thursday.
The co-hosts will look to join Australia, South Africa and India in the semi-finals of the cricket World Cup when they take on West Indies from 0100 GMT tonight in Wellington.
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has been compared to Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer recently.
Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque has named his squad for friendlies against Ukraine and Holland.
Liverpool welcome Lucas Leiva back into the squad to face Manchester United this weekend.
Celtic manager Ronny Deila does not want his team to become distracted by their recent successes.
Lloyd Isgrove has signed on loan with Championship side Sheffield Wednesday.
Former Villa winger Steve Froggatt believes Alan Hutton's defensive qualities should give him the edge over makeshift man Leandro Bacuna.
Danny Wilson has returned to manage Barnsley today, but he is not the only one to be in at least their second spell at a club
Brendan Rodgers took the reigns in June 2012 of a Liverpool side that finish 8th in the Premier League.
Former Liverpool, Newcastle, Manchester United and Stoke striker Michael Owen has made a surprise admission.