Aston Villa loaned Jordan Veretout out to St. Etienne last season, and there seems to be no way back for him in Steve Bruce's side.
Jordan Veretout started his career with Nantes and could return to the Ligue 1 club this summer - if they can agree a deal with Aston Villa.
Aston Villa are looking to sell midfield duo Carles Gil and Jordan Veretout this summer.
Aston Villa are set to receive big money for both Jordan Amavi and Jordan Veretout.
Aston Villa were expected to spend heavily again this summer but it appears they will have to sell before they buy.
The Frenchman has been out on loan at the French side.
The 24-year-old may still have a future at Aston Villa once his loan spell at St Etienne comes to an end.
The Aston Villa duo could either inspire the club into the play-offs or drown in the Championship.
Aston Villa have loaned out Jordan Veretout to St. Etienne this season.
Jordan Veretout joined Saint-Etienne on loan from Aston Villa in the summer of 2016.