Allan McGregor, absent with a thigh injury since mid-October, is ready to return to the squad against Crystal Palace in Week 12.
Dejan Lovren has completed his move to Liverpool for a fee of £20m.
Both Swansea City midfielder Leon Britton and forward/winger Marvin Emnes are struggling with knee injuries that have ruled them out for the Swans Premier League opener against Manchester United.
Liverpool have pulled out of a deal to sign QPR striker Loic Remy.
Tottenham completed their pre-season tour of North American with a comfortable win over Chicago Fire.
Sunderland have signed Netherlands international Patrick van Aanholt from Chelsea for an undisclosed fee.
Adam Lallana suffered a knee injury in training that is set to keep him sidelined at the start of the 2014/2015 Premier League season,
This one has been simmering for a month but reports on BBC.com and elsewhere have Calum Chambers completing a medical with Arsenal and agreeing to personal terms in advance of finalizing a move to the Emirates for £12Million.
Chelsea have confirmed the return of Didier Drogba on a one year deal.
Tottenham defender Vlad Chiriches is a summer transfer target for AS Roma.
Former West Ham United midfielder Jack Collison is hoping to make the most of his trial with Queens Park Rangers.
Leicester, QPR and Crystal Palace are interested in Tottenham's Lewis Holtby.