Aston Villa have their eyes on a double deal, according to The Sun.
Boss Steve Bruce must shell out for Conor Hourihane.
The Villa manage reportedly wants Barnsley’s skipper and will pay the £30,000-a-week wages he is after.
Tykes want about £3m for the midfielder, 25, and Bruce is also haggling over a salary for their right-back James Bree, 19
Andros Townsend was dropped to the bench by Sam Allardyce for Crystal Palace’s game with Everton yesterday..