Aston Villa are looking for a new striker, after missing out on Leonardo Ulloa.
After links with Leo Ulloa and Nahki Wells, Championship giants Aston Villa are now keen to sign Swansea City youngster Oli McBurnie instead.
HITC Sport understands Brighton to raid Premier League rivals for striker.
Championship hopefuls Aston Villa had spent the whole January window trying to lure Leonardo Ulloa from Premier League team Leicester City.
Aston Villa are currently in fourth place in the Championship table.
Leicester City will only let Leonardo Ulloa join Championship giants Aston Villa if Islam Slimani doesn't join Premier League rivals Newcastle United.
Kelechi Iheanacho has not had the desired impact since joining Leicester City from Manchester City.
Leicester City striker Leonardo Ulloa is a target for Championship giants Aston Villa, while Premier League rivals Newcastle United want Islam Slimani.
The 29-year-old has barely featured for Aston Villa in the last two seasons and is desperate for some minutes on the pitch.
Aston Villa were hoping to lure Leonardo Ulloa to the Championship, but the Leicester City outcast has Premier League offers from Crystal Palace and Brighton.