Jack Stephens played well for Southampton against Arsenal on Saturday.
Charlie Austin has joined West Bromwich Albion from Southampton.
Aston Villa have already signed one Southampton defender this summer.
Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl loves Jack Stephens's leadership qualities, handing the reported Aston Villa target 19 Premier League starts last season.
Aston Villa recently signed another Southampton defender.
Jack Stephens was in action for Southampton against Huddersfield Town on Sunday.
Jack Stephens was in action for Southampton against West Ham United on Saturday.
Charlie Austin has scored just two Premier League goals all season and he'll leave Southampton with Jordy Clasie, Jack Stephens and Wesley Hoedt.
The Saints defender has found himself criticised by some fans after errors against Cardiff and Arsenal.
Southampton lost to Arsenal on Sunday.
Leeds United's Tyler Roberts has generally been stationed in an attacking midfield role when he has been given a chance at Elland Road.
Granit Xhaka helped Arsenal to a win over Manchester United.
Premier League trio Aston Villa, Crystal Palace and Burnley are all interested in signing Bordeaux's Ligue 1 striker Josh Maja.
Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater is seemingly attracting interest from Aston Villa.
Bordeaux's Aurelien Tchouameni is being linked with Wolverhampton Wanderers but could he end up at Premier League rivals Spurs instead?
Leeds United and West Bromwich Albion will contest a top of the table Championship clash on New Year's Day.
Tottenham Hotspur suffered yet another defeat on the road in the Premier League on New Year's Day.
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers beat Celtic in a huge game on Sunday.
The big Arsenal centre-back hasn't played a senior game since May.
Eddie Nketiah is set to make a return to his parent club which is a big blow for Leeds United.
Stephens is enjoying a run in Southampton's team.
The January transfer window is just around the corner and several youngsters, including those at Tottenham, Arsenal and Watford, may get the chance to stretch their legs and earn some game time.
The Saints duo have found game time hard to by while on loan at Championship outfits Middlesbrough and MK Dons.