Aston Villa are keen to keep hold of the youngsters, as Steve Bruce's side fend off bids.
The Tottenham Hotspur midfielder has struggled to perform consistently while on loan at Aston Villa.
West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa are set to go head to head for the signature of Nick Powell.
Aston Villa are said to be interested in signing Leicester City man Daniel Amartey.
Aston Villa were keen to loan Marko Grujic from Liverpool, but Championship rivals Cardiff City and Middlesbrough are providing competition.
Former Aston Villa manager has another shot in the Premier League with Stoke City.
Leonardo Ulloa is looking likely to leave Leicester City and Aston Villa now look a more likely destination than Championship rivals Sheffield United.
Abdisalam Ibrahim didn't make the grade at Manchester City but a return to England could be on the cards with Aston Villa, Derby, Middlesbrough or Fulham.
Aitor Karanka wants to reunite with his former Middlesbrough star Adam Clayton at Nottingham Forest, but Championship rivals Aston Villa are keen, too.
Championship giants Aston Villa have been watching Chievo Verona's Samuel Bastien since 2015 and will now rival Huddersfield Town and Bournemouth.