Paul Lambert was the manager of Aston Villa from 2012 until 2015.
Dean Smith is looking to get Scott Hogan firing at Aston Villa.
Dean Smith replaced Steve Bruce as Aston Villa manager last week and took training for the first time at the Championship club on Tuesday.
Leeds United and Aston Villa were reportedly interested in Manchester United youngster Scott McTominay in the summer transfer window.
Aston Villa have appointed former Brentford boss Dean Smith as the man to take them out of the Championship.
Aston Villa hired Dean Smith on the back of his fine job at Brentford, with John Terry back at Villa Park as his number two.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has suggested that he needs more defenders.
Aston Villa landed Dean Smith as their new manager last week.
Aston Villa forward Keinan Davis is on the sidelines at the moment.
Aston Villa have appointed Dean Smith as their new manager.