Smithies has continued to impress since arriving at Queens Park Rangers in 2015.
Nasser El Khayati scored the winning penalty for Queens Park Rangers as they beat Swindon 4-2 in a shoot-out.
The Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper impressed during a 0-0 Championship draw with Cardiff.
Matt Ingram has joined Queens Park Rangers from Wycombe Wanderers.
Marcus Bean has hailed QPR's signing of goalkeeper Matt Ingram.
HITC Sport understands Queens Park Rangers are poised to sign the League Two goalkeeper.
Swansea City are looking to strengthen their squad this month.
HITC Sport understands Wycombe Wanderers goalkeeper Matt Ingram is a target for a number of clubs in January.
The 21-year-old League Two star has reportedly been watched by Villa in recent weeks.