Siem de Jong is nearing a return to fitness from a lengthy thigh injury, having recently played 45 minutes against Carlisle United in a behind-closed-doors friendly.
Samuel Eto'o has moved on from Everton to join Serie A side Sampdoria on a free transfer.
New Aston Villa signing Carles Gil was phenomenal in Aston VIlla's 2-1 win over Bournemouth in the FA Cup.
Chris Herd has joined Wigan on loan from Aston Villa until the end of the season.
The latest reports from Spain suggest Stoke City striker Bojan Krkic ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament during last nights’ 4-1 victory over Rochdale at Spotland in the FA Cup.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet is expecting Adam Johnson to recover from a calf injury in time to face Burnley at the Stadium of Light in game week 23 but the Black Cats do have a number of concerns ahead of the match.
Jason Burt of the Telegraph is reporting that Darren Fletcher has been granted a free transfer away from Manchester United. West Ham is a rumored destination.
Stoke striker Bojan Krkic had an eventful 30 minute cameo during Monday nights’ FA Cup fourth round tie as Stoke City took on League One side Rochdale at Spotland.
Jefferson Montero will be pushing for his first start mid-December after making an appearance off the bench for Swansea City in their FA Cup loss to Blackburn Rovers.
With Cheick Tiote away to play for Ivory Coast in the Africa Cup of Nations, Vurnon Anita looks poised to earn his third straight start for Newcastle United when they travel to Hull City next.
Liverpool's recent defensive improvement may have more to do with the presence of Lucas in the XI than anything else.
Looking for anything positive to build off of, Everton's defense surely received a morale boost after keeping West Brom from scoring in their last league mach.A
The changing of the Michaels appears to be official as Michael Keane continues to start instead of the now-fit veteran Michael Duff.
Arsenal transfer target Gabriel Paulista was granted a work permit ahead of a proposed move from Villarreal.
West Brom are determined to sign Callum McManaman from Wigan.