Reports in Italy from Football Italia suggest that both clubs are looking at a loan move for Morrison who has only made three appearances at Serie A side, Lazio since his free transfer move from Queens Park Rangers.
Morrison has garnered a reputation for his bad attitude and life outside of football, and reports suggest his relationship in Italy with Lazio boss, Stefano Pioli have become strained.
The Biancocelesti are said to have rejected previous advances for the midfielder, but now they’re willing to let him go with both Sampdoria and Torino also said to be showing an interest in Morrison.
This is one of the first rumours of deadline day with many more sure to follow. We have it all covered on Read Aston Villa through our Live Blog so check it out.