Winger Adam Johnson says Wes Brown's return from two years of injury has been key to Sunderland's recent form.
Roberto Martinez will not have Christian Atsu available to him when the Toffees host Chelsea on Saturday, due to the loan arrangement with the Blues.
Alberto Moreno is one of a few doubts among Brendan Rodgers' defenders ahead of this weekend's match with Spurs as he attempts to recover from an ankle injury sustained during Liverpool's loss to Manchester City.
New Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock is hoping to complete a sensational return to Selhurst Park for former winger Wilfried Zaha.
News broke on Wednesday that Spanish international Diego Costa suffered a muscular problem in training with various outlets reporting his period of absence to be anything from four weeks to three months.
Injury concerns mount for West Ham United as Sam Allardyce could be without six first team members for the visit of Southampton this weekend.
The groin injury Steven Pienaar picked up during Everton's match last weekend with Arsenal has ruled him out of this weekend's bout with Chelsea.
Italian giants AC Milan are reportedly interested in Chelsea striker Fernando Torres.
Southampton are reportedly after Belgium international Toby Alderweireld.
Aston Villa forward Gabby Agbonlahor has been terrible for fantasy managers in the first two weeks of the season.
Tottenham have signed defender Federico Fazio from Sevilla on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Alexis Sanchez repaid the majority of his transfer fee when he scored the lone goal of the home and away Champions League qualifying fixture against Besiktas on Wednesday.