Yannick Bolasie names Aston Villa's Jack Grealish the Championship's best player

General views of Villa Park the home of Aston Villa before the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Sheffield United at Villa Park on December 23, 2017 in Birmingham, England.

The Everton-owned winger played alongside Grealish at Aston Villa.

Yannick Bolasie of Aston Villa scores for Aston Villa during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Preston North End at Villa Park on October 02, 2018 in Birmingham,...

Yannick Bolasie has declared Aston Villa's Jack Grealish as the Championship's best player.

Bolasie spent much of this season's first half playing alongside Grealish while on loan to Villa from Everton.


But the DR Congo winger has since joined the Belgian side Anderlecht after cutting short his Aston Villa spell in January.

And after the Soccer AM Twitter account asked its followers to fill in the following blank, Bolasie replied: 

Grealish is expected to return for Villa later this month, having been out since the start of December with a shin injury.

And Dean Smith's side have only won two of their 13 league and cup games without him, halting their promotion hopes.

Jack Grealish of Aston Villa during a training session at the club's training ground at Bodymoor Heath on November 06, 2018 in Birmingham, England.

Bolasie scored the first goal of his Anderlecht loan spell on Sunday - a stoppage-time winner to help Fred Rutten's side overcome Royal Antwerp.

The 29-year-old, for whom Everton are said to have paid £25 million to sign in August 2016, is under contract until 2021 on Merseyside.

Is the Everton player right about Aston Villa's Grealish?

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