The Colombian is currently thriving at Fiorentina on loan.
The Colombian is likely to join Fiorentina on a permanent deal.
Aston Villa have experienced an inconsistent first Championship campaign since last year's relegation from the Premier League.
Aston Villa currently have 10 players currently out on loan, but which has the best chance of success upon their return to Villa Park?
Carlos Sanchez failed to make an impression in the Premier League with Aston Villa but he could come in useful in the Championship.
The Colombian international has been in good form in Italian football.
The Villa owner has moved to clarify certain situations.
Villa currently have several former first-team players out on loan.
The French midfielder was one of several Villa loanees in action over the weekend.
The rumours linking Milan Badelj with Tottenham Hotspur won't go away but latest developments in Italy suggest he's heading to Milan instead.