Villa watching Bochum midfielder Takashi Inui

Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish is having Japan international midfielder Takashi Inui watched.

Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish is having Japan international midfielder Takashi Inui watched.

The People says Inui, of VfL Bochum, is being tracked by Villa leading up to the January market.

Inui, 23, only made the jump to Europe in July, joining German Second Division Bochum from Cerezo Osaka.

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