Manchester United target Jack Grealish is keen to make a move in the summer amid links to Old Trafford and is willing to tell Aston Villa not to stand in his way.
The England International is set to hold crunch talks with Villa chief executive Christian Purslow when he returns from holiday to resolve his future.
The Midland club value their talismanic captain at £80million which has put put off the Red devils from signing him.
United remain interested and could move for Grealish as our chances of signing Jadon Sancho seems to be diminishing.
Borussia Dortmund chiefs insist he is going nowhere this summer and United could look to Grealish as an alternative.
Meanwhile, Grealish wants assurances from Villa that interest in him will not be dismissed out of hand. The 24-year old has three years left on a £65,000-a-week contract with his boyhood club.