Ross McCormack has struggled since moving to Aston Villa last summer
Ross McCormack joined Aston Villa last summer after a two-year spell with Fulham.
The Scotland international penned a four-year deal with Steve Bruce's side.
But he could be about to cut-short his time in the midlands for a return to Craven Cottage.
Ross McCormack was a fan-favourite at Fulham and could return
Mark Regan (BBC WM) says he expects Ross McCormack to move to Fulham 'very shortly' [bbc wm] #avfc
— villareport (@villareport) January 21, 2017
BBC West Midlands correspondent Mark Regan has claimed McCormack is on the brink of a Fulham return.
Speaking on local radio, he said the 30-year-old's transfer would be announced "very shorty" by Villa.
McCormack was omitted from the matchday squad last Saturday in the 2-2 draw with Preston at Villa Park.
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He has struggled to have much of an impact since moving to Villa, scoring just three goals in 22 appearances.
With Fulham last season, McCormack scored 21 times and provided 10 assists in 45 Championship games.
He is under contract at Villa Park until June 2020.