The Newcastle United boss can help remove the stain of the former manager's reign from the club's reputation.
Manchester United are to sign Morgan Schneiderlin from Southampton.
The 24-year-old is feeling good after three pre-season friendlies.
Manchester City's signing of Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling doesn't leave them looking too practical.
Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with a move for Atletico Madrid’s Mario Suarez.
Steve McClaren once helped Leroy Fer succeed at Twente.
Manchester United are reportedly eyeing a move for £30 million-rated Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak
Barnsley have confirmed that Mason Holgate has snubbed a new contract.
Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler has heaped praise on the club's signing of ex-Leeds and Manchester City midfielder James Milner.
The striker has been linked with Newcastle United, West Ham United and more - but could he yet end up staying with Queens Park Rangers?
USA international Darlington Nagbe appeared close to signing for Celtic in January - now they may wish they had got the deal over the line.
The talented teenage starlet seems a long way from following in the Anfield footsteps of compatriots Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino.
Real Madrid's Keylor Navas could be set for the exit door amid their interest in Manchester United's David De Gea. Should Everton take advantage?
Liverpool should make a move for Bernardo Silva.
Pedro Caixinha's Rangers number three watched Norwich City on Monday, and may have been impressed by more than one of their players. Could an Ibrox move be on the cards?
West Ham United vice-chairman Karren Brady recently had a chance meeting with Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy.
Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen could have joined Arsenal back in 2012.
Speculation surrounding the future use of West Ham United's Olympic Stadium home has made the headlines again this week.
Rangers teenager Myles Beerman has been hailed by former striker Gordon Dalziel.
West Ham United attacking midfielder Martin Samuelsen has been on loan at Peterborough United since January.