Lambert chasing Sheffield United's Lowton to add to Aston Villa's defensive options
21:48 GMT, 5 July 2012
Aston Villa are interested in Sheffield United's Matthew Lowton, 23.
The versatile defender was rewarded with a new deal at Bramall Lane last year, but new boss Paul Lambert is keen to boost his options.
Lambert has moved quickly to strengthen his squad at Villa Park by bringing Karim El Ahmadi to the Premier League from Feyenoord.
The season starts here: Paul Lambert oversees a training session with Aston Villa