The Dons face Greenock Morton at Hampden Park with a place in the Scottish League Cup Final at stake.
Could Sunderland be about to lose another boss to international football?
Sunday’s match marked the first meeting between the two sides since January 2012.
Mark Warburton's Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers visit the Dons this afternoon.
The Championship side are reportedly looking for a new goalkeeper.
The Dons proved to be Celtic's nearest challengers in the Scottish Premiership title race this past season.
Aberdeen are hunting down Celtic in the race for the title.
HITC Sport understands that Aberdeen's Derek McInnes and Rangers boss Mark Warburton are on Villa's radar.
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The Hoops added several players over the summer, with big things expected of Jozo Simunovic in particular.