Villa launching bid for Tottenham's Jenas

Aston Villa are launching a £6 million bid for Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas.

Aston Villa are launching a £6 million bid for Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas.

The Mirror says Villa boss Martin O'Neill wants the England star, 26, who looks set to be on his way out of Tottenham this summer.

Manager Harry Redknapp is prepared to let Jenas go as part of a major clearout at Spurs along with goalkeeper Huerelho Gomes, David Bentley, Roman Pavlyuchenko, Darren Bent and Didier Zokora.