Steve Clarke has his big name forward to replace Romelu Lukaku as WBA announces that they have made Nicholas Anelka their highest paid player.
Scott Arfield has not been ruled out of Burnley's trip to Arsenal on Sunday but remains a major doubt while Johann Berg Gudmundsson has a slightly better chance of a return.
With less than 24 hours before their Saturday lunchtime kickoff against Swansea City, FIFA have made Joel Matip eligible to play for Liverpool.
West Ham revealed its first official signing of the new year on Friday night in Southampton defender Jose Fonte.
Fernando Llorente scored a quick second half brace and Gylfi Sigurdsson was the hero with a match winner as Swansea City picked up three massive points with an upset 2-3 win over Liverpool.
Roberto Firmino shot back into form, scoring two second half goals to get Liverpool level with Swansea City, but the Jacks were in the mood for the upset and found a winning goal in a 2-3 upset.
Danny Drinkwater has called for Leicester City to "put their stamp" on Sunday's trip to Southampton, as the Foxes go in search of their first away from the King Power Stadium this season.
Sunderland manager David Moyes seemed thrilled to announce that Jack Rodwell is in contention for the weekend.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola confirmed that new winter arrival Gabriel Jesus has received international clearance.
Stoke City officially announced the signing of West Brom forward Saido Berahino to a five-and-a-half-year contract.
Striker Leonardo Ulloa is seeking a move to leave the Premier League champions during the January transfer window, says his agent.
Antonio Conte says Diego Costa will be available for selection but did not confirm whether or not he will return to the starting XI after he missed last week's win at Leicester City.