Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert has started restructuring his squad for next season by releasing five players.
Aston Villa have confirmed that Jean Makoun will complete a permanent move to Rennes at the end of the season.
Rennes coach Frederic Antonetti has praised midfielder Jean II Makoun for his performances so far this season.
Ligue 1 outfit Rennes have announced that Jean Makoun has linked up with them on a season-long loan deal from Aston Villa.
Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas has ruled out signing midfielder Yann M'Vila from French club Rennes.
Aston Villa have announced that talks regarding a possible loan agreement that will take Jean Makoun to Rennes are at an 'advanced stage'.
Aston Villa midfielder Jean Makoun has joined Greek giants Olympiakos on a season-long loan deal.
Skysports.com understands Jean Makoun is in Greece for talks with Olympiakos and to undergo a medical.
Skysports.com understands Olympiakos have revived their bid to sign Aston Villa midfielder Jean Makoun on loan.
Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish has admitted his squad is too thin to even let any of his fringe players leave before the transfer deadline.
Skysports.com understands Aston Villa have rejected a loan offer from Olympiakos for Jean Makoun.
Jean Makoun insists he wants to stay at Aston Villa and fight for his place despite interest from Olympiakos.
Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish has hinted he could be prepared to offload midfielder Jean Makoun.
Aston Villa assistant manager Gary McAllister hopes to welcome three big names back into the side.
Gerard Houllier is confident Nigel Reo-Coker will stay in control of his temper against West Ham.
Aston Villa's Jean Makoun was stunned that a straight red card results in a three-match ban in England.
Gerard Houllier felt his Aston Villa side should have secured all three points at Blackpool.
Gerard Houllier believes January signing Jean Makoun will prove an invaluable addition for Aston Villa.
Aston Villa have confirmed the signing of Cameroon international Jean Makoun from Lyon in a £6million deal.
Gerard Houllier is closing in on Lyon's Jean Makoun, with the midfielder set to undergo a medical.