Aston Villa and Birmingham City are both keen to sign Peterborough United's Luke Strachan.
Aston Villa travel to face Burton Albion in the Championship on Tuesday night.
Clinton Morrison believes his time at Birmingham has shown him why Steve Bruce will guide Aston Villa to success.
Aston Villa are set to take on Nottingham Forest in Championship action at the weekend.
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce was shocked that Birmingham City decided to part company with Harry Redknapp so early in the season.
Aston Villa defender Tommy Elphick struggled during his side's match against Middlesbrough last night.
Aston Villa are due to face Middlesbrough in Championship action at the weekend, but they could be without Scott Hogan.
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce refused to let Tommy Elphick leave for Sunderland on deadline day - only to omit him from the squad.
Steve Bruce has endured a mixed time since arriving at Aston Villa last year.
Aston Villa are set to take on Middlesbrough in the Carabao Cup tomorrow evening.
At least Steve Bruce is adamant he can turn Aston Villa round. After another half-baked performance, and another abject display on the road, it was inevitable that Bruce would face questions over his future, after a winless start to the Championship, in a season where promotion is non-negotiable.
John Terry presumably was not labouring under the assumption he had signed up for a leisurely stroll into retirement when he joined Aston Villa, but any faint notion life in the Championship will be easy, or even pleasurable, was dispelled on Saturday. His new side’s draw with Hull City was a broadly disjointed affair with occasional moments of quality and frequent spells of frustration. So, a fairly appropriate introduction to the Championship, then.
Aston Villa have “spiralled out of control” financially, said Steve Bruce as he spoke of the irritation at having his hands tied in the summer transfer market. The manager has encountered restrictions owing to financial fair play, which he says the club are “on the cusp” of failing, and suggested he was not made fully aware of the situation when he accepted the job last October.