Having missed out on Victor Wanyama, Cardiff City have turned their attention to another high profile central midfielder in Toulouse man Capoue.
Andre Schurrle scored twice in Chelsea's loss to Stoke City but left the game with a calf injury.
Sunderland took the lead with the first goal of the game thanks to Adam Johnson, but the Black Cats surrendered twice and failed to come away with any points in a 1-2 loss.
Fernando Torres started but failed to score again and Jose Mourinho was disappointed at his team's failure to convert chances.
West Ham United were undone today by own goals and a red card for a nasty challenge by Kevin Nolan and the Hammers were put away by Liverpool 4-1.
Robin van Persie was able to work up enough fitness to make the start for Manchester United, but the Red Devils didn't have an answer to penetrate Newcastle's goal and they suffered their second consecutive defeat 0-1.
Daniel Osvaldo scored a fantastic goal to give Southampton a point at home against Manchester City.
Oussama Assaidi stunned Chelsea with a late last minute goal to give Stoke City a 3-2 win.
Leroy Fer was the man for Norwich City today, providing a goal and an assist, and the Canaries were able to keep West Brom out in a 0-2 final.
In a game riddled with own goals Luis Suarez managed to tally a no-doubt intended goal, his 14th of the season, and Liverpool win at home 4-1.
Oscar will face a late fitness test and is considered 50/50 for the match against Stoke City on Saturday.
Brede Hangeland will need surgery to clear up a sciatic nerve issue that is affecting is right leg.