Date: 19th March 2012 at 11:13am
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insidefutbol.com have picked up on a couple of transfer links for Villa.

The first, mentioned in L`Equipe a regular read in the Fear household, says we are interested in Montpellier striker Olivier Giroud who we have apparently had scouts watching. Others linked include Arsenal, Bayern Munich and Newcastle. He would cost over 15m Euros.



Wiki: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olivier_Giroud

The same report also links us with France U21 international defender Benjamin Stambouli but would have a fight on their hands to get him from Montpellier.

Wiki: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_Stambouli

And another link, this one I`ve missed, but in our forum we have a thread: Villa hoping to sign Bas Dost in summer

The People claim we are after 6`5″ Heerenveen striker Bas Dost. The 23 years old (well, in May) is a Dutch U21 international and has 22 goals and 8 assists in his 2199 minutes of football for Heerenveen.



AVFC Summer transfer talk thread: Click Here

McLeish generally on transfers for the summer: McLeish On Bosmans & Mystery Capture?

Signed: Brett Holman

So far we have:

IN

Fortuna Dusseldorf defender Assani Lukimya-Mulongoti: Click Here

Andrew Johnson: Click Here

Danny Guthrie: Click Here

Rangers left-back Lee Wallace: click here

Former Rangers Gregg Wylde: Click Here

32-year-old Croatian International and Bayern Munich striker Ivica Olic: Click Here
Forum thread: Click Here

Joe Lewis from the Posh: Villa Transfer Talk – One Keeper In, One Out?

Schalke midfielder Jermaine Jones: Click Here

Blackpool keeper Matt Gilks: Click Here

Russian striker Pavel Pogrebnyak: Click Here

Robbie Keane permanently: Click Here

OUT

Brad Guzan leaving: Villa Transfer Talk – One Keeper In, One Out?

Stephen Warnock to Sunderland: click here