Arsenal have joined Liverpool in being linked to Southampton's French holding midfielder Morgan Schneiderlein.
Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen were the stars again as Tottenham sealed an impressive 3-0 victory over West Brom at the Hawthorns.
Liverpool enjoyed a productive afternoon as they won 2-0 over West Ham United with both goals set up by Phillipe Coutinho.
Jermain Defoe scores a goal in his debut at the Stadium of Light as Sunderland beat Burnley 2-0.
Jon Walters scored a surprising hat trick to power Stoke City to a 3-1 win over QPR at the,Britannia.
West Ham United came up against a well-oiled Liverpool side and were never much of a threat as they leave Anfield empty-handed in a 2-0 final.
Danny Ings was replaced in the second half in the team's 2-0 loss to Sunderland on Saturday.
QPR's road futility continued as Jon Walters scores a hat trick while the Rs managed only one.
John Carver claimed victory in his first game since being confirmed as Newcastle head coach as Hull's losing run continued.
Crystal Palace have completed the signing of Lille left-back Pape Souare.
Swansea City captain Ashley Williams has spent the two weeks between league matches to recover from a shoulder injury he picked up against Chelsea and has been declared fit for selection on Sunday.
The controversial choice by Kevin Mirallas to take spot kick duties away from Leighton Baines in Everton's previous league match against West Brom and subsequent removal later in the match apparently has been settled in the locker room and Mirallas should be available for selection when the Toffees face Palace tomorrow.