The 21-year-old has joined the Rams for a period of three months, and comes just 24 hours after the capture of Khalilou Fadiga from Bolton Wanderers.
Midfielder Whittingham watched the 1-1 draw with
He has started three Premiership games this season for Villa and is also an England U21 international, for whom he scored twice in the recent 4-0 win over Wales U21.
Whittingham made his Villa debut in the 2002/03 season and has two club goals to his name as well as a winner’s medal in the FA Youth Cup.
He spent time on loan in the Championship with
Villa have a 24-hou
Although Rams boss Phil Brown has already landed Whittingham and
Talks regarding a loan deal for