FIFA have handed Luis Suarez his punishment for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini - a nine match ban from international play ending his participation in World Cup 2014, and a four month ban from all play, which would cause him to miss Liverpool's first nine Premier League matches.
Toby Alderweireld should be available for Southampton in week 28.
Graziano Pelle could lose his starting job after a series of horrible performances.
Mile Jedinak has been charged by the FA for violent conduct for allegedly hitting Diafra Sakho last weekend.
Sunderland have both Wes Brown and John O'Shea available for the vital Week 28 clash at Hull, but are struggling with other absences.
Crystal Palace are facing a striker shortage for Week 28 as they look to keep up their fine form at Southampton.
Tottenham and QPR both have a double gameweek in week 28.
Ron Vlaar is questionable for Tuesday's match against West Brom with an injury.
England and Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson has been arrested on suspicion of sex with a 15-year-old girl.
The Football Association has rescinded Sunderland defender Wes Brown's red card in his side's 2-0 defeat at Manchester United on Saturday.
Roberto Martinez has revealed that Everton full-back Leighton Baines is likely to miss the Stoke City game on Wednesday after picking up a thigh injury during training on Friday.
Gylfi Sigurdsson was a noticeable absentee on Saturday as Swansea travelled to Turf Moor to take on Burnley in a game which would mark their second Premier League record in a matter of 7 days.