Steve Bruce is willing to allow a handful of Aston Villa's rising stars leave on loan this month.
James Bree has struggled for opportunities at Aston Villa since joining the Championship giants from Barnsley in the January 2017 transfer window.
James Bree has barely featured for Aston Villa, but that could change if they sell Alan Hutton to Championship rivals Middlesbrough.
The Aston Villa defender has barely got a look-in this season.
Chris Wilder has admitted Sheffield United have an issue at wing-back - could Aston Villa's James Bree or Ritchie de Laet solve it?
Right-back duo Ritchie De Laet and James Bree have started two Championship games between them this season for Aston Villa.
Manager Lee Johnson says Bristol City could be in the market for a right-back this winter and Aston Villa have one he knows well
The Barnsley manager is 2/1 to replace Simon Grayson at Sunderland - could the following Aston Villa and Reds stars follow him north if appointed?
Rarely used at Aston Villa, the teenager could go down a storm at Sunderland
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce is planning something of a clear-out, according to reports.