And Henry could end up joining the attacking duo at his next destination – if all lines up.
The Daily Mail says Henry is a transfer target for Villa, Leeds United, Olympiakos and PSV Eindhoven.
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Henry played over fifty times last season as the Bees finished third in the championship and has been identified by a number of clubs as an option.
For Villa, he would compete with Matt Targett and Neil Taylor for a place at left-back under a manager he knows very well.
Current Villa boss Dean Smith led Henry at Brentford alongside Watkins and Benrahma – and brought in Walsall’s left-back for a record amount for the club at the time, having previously managed full-back promising during his. leaves at the Bescot stadium.
The full-back is not Villa’s most pressing need during the current transfer market as the club are looking for a forward and forward-three reinforcements. However, talent like Henry on the back is available for a cheaper fee – low offers also being aired for Wigan star Antonee Robinson.
There’s value to be found with a smart bid for rear depth options – including Henry.