Jed Steer is set to remain on the Aston Villa sidelines for the rest of the season.
The Aston Villa stopper is set for an operation on his injured shoulder.
Aston Villa beat Colchester United 2-1 in League Cup action last night.
Aston Villa reached the second round of the League Cup this week.
Aston Villa goalkeeper Jed Steer needs regular football and he could get it by dropping down to League One with Charlton Athletic.
The Aston Villa goalkeeper is unlikely to return this season.
The goalkeeper was set to push for a loan move in 2017.
Roberto Di Matteo left Aston Villa after guiding the Midlands side to just one Championship victory.
The stopper has been on loan to Huddersfield Town this season.
The stopper has been on loan at Huddersfield Town this season.