The 27-year-old Australian was set to link up with A-League side Perth Glory this past summer following a stint with Chesterfield but ultimately stayed in England due to family reasons.
The Australian is now with Chesterfield United.
The Chesterfield United man hopes his former club survive the drop.
The Australian international is now with League One club Chesterfield.
The 26-year-old Australian has joined the League One club on a deal until January after leaving Villa this summer.
What next for an Aston Villa player who appears to have been given one last chance to impress at the club?
The Villa boss is ready to have a look at plenty of forgotten names at Villa Park.
Wigan Athletic look set to lose on-loan Aston Villa man Chris Herd for the rest of the season to medial ligament damage.
Wigan Athletic have confirmed the signing of Aston Villa defender Chris Herd on a loan deal until the end of the season.
Chris Herd has seen little first-team action at Aston Villa since Paul Lambert's arrival at the club but is hoping that his loan spell at Bolton Wanderers will show the Scot what he's been missing.