The French midfielder did not feature for Villa after the 19th March.
The former Leeds United playmaker has been on loan at the French club.
Former Leeds United loanee Adryan is thriving in France.. playing on the left wing.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly interested in signing Emiliano Sala from Nantes in the January transfer window.
Nantes are reportedly interested in signing Newcastle United winger Gabriel Obertan in the January transfer window.
After flopping at Leeds United, Adryan has begun to shine for Nantes.
The Brazilian is not having it all his own way in French football.
The midfielder was a key member of the French outfit.
Newly-signed Chelsea defender Papy Djilobodji could have joined Scottish Premiership champions Celtic in the summer transfer window.
Sunderland have been linked with a move for Papy Djilobodji.
Rennes picked up a wonderful 3-0 win at rivals Nantes on Sunday, while Lille and Lyon played out a goal-less draw in another exciting Ligue 1 Sunday.
Welcome to this morning's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Arsenal looking at Papy Djilobodji?' and 'VfB Stuttgart's Antonio Rüdiger interesting Chelsea?' plus more, so delve in below.