Loic Remy has become Newcastle United's first signing of the transfer window, joining from Queens Park Rangers on a one-year loan deal.
Robin van Persie, United's leading scorer last season, has been ruled out for a month after injuring his thigh taking a corner in Champions League action on Tuesday.
Nemanja Vidic, Patrice Evra, Chris Smalling and Marouane Fellaini may all join Michael Carrick and Robin van Persie in missing out on United's trip to Aston Villa.
Head coach Roberto Martinez has made it clear that he's doing everything in his power to keep the recently-turned 20 year old midfielder at Everton for many years to come.
Defender and Cameroon international Sebastien Bassong has signed a new deal with Norwich City that will keep him at Carrow Road until 2016.
Toronto FC of Major League Soccer have extended an offer to Chelsea forward Samuel Eto'o of £8 million-a-year to join the team for the upcoming 2014 season.
Roberto Soldado scored his first Tottenham hat-trick as Spurs maintained their 100% record in the Europa League by easing past Anzhi Makhachkala 4-1 at White Hart Lane.
Stoke City winger, Matthew Etherington, is back in training after suffering with a back injury. However, the weekend's match at Hull City may be too soon as he builds up his fitness.
In his press conference, manager Mark Hughes, admitted that Asmir Begovic is a doubt for the weekend. He has a thigh issue including some internal bleeding.
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole wants to reclaim his place in the team after accepting the blame for his latest suspension.
Michel Vorm has been scheduled to have surgery on his left knee in January which will cause him to be sidelined for four weeks to recover.
Demba Ba's goal gave Chelsea a 1-0 win over Steaua Bucharest that ensured the Blues finish top of the table in Champions League Group E.