Sky Bet suspend betting on Radamel Falcao's next club after seeing him backed at as short as 1/3 to join Real Madrid.
Morgan Schneiderlin has appealed to Southampton fans after a thwarted attempt to leave St Mary's.
The 37-year-old, who has also featured for Newcastle and Sunderland in the north east, will go straight into Boro's squad for the clash with Bolton on Saturday.
The Republic of Ireland international has not featured for Villa since January.
Should he play at the weekend, it would be Given's 600th club game.