Football: US tour looking on cards.
Randy Lerner's takeover and a desire to maximise marketing potential overseas makes America an attractive proposition.
The Villa boss wants to take Villa somewhere glamorous and his players, to a man, are keen on leaving behind their gruelling Scandinavian tours of recent years.
O'Neill says the USA remains a strong possibility.
"We're in the throes of doing something but nothing has been finalised. We are making some sort of plans."