The 20-year-old midfielder is hoping to kick-start his career in MLS after being released by the Championship club at the end of last season.
And Southampton are responding to Tottenham Hotspur's persistence with a contract offer.
The former Spurs boss has also claimed he had no problems with the player, saying he was always keen play football.
Sunderland remain favourites, while West Brom and West Ham are also highly backed.
Moussa Sow says he snubbed moves to England this summer.
The former Cardiff City striker has welcomed a return to Spain and La Liga, during his presentation for Rayo Vallecano.
Including Leeds, Sunderland, Tottenham, Nottingham Forest, West Ham, Celtic, Southampton, West Brom and Aston Villa, in no particular order...
Tiago Ilori will be looking to impress with Aston Villa this season.
West Ham United co-owner David Gold says the club's transfer business this summer was driven by a desire to give the Boleyn Ground a fitting send off.
Why Tottenham Hotspur must look at Kalu Uche as a free agent.
New Arsenal signing made debut last night.
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly keen on Lucas Moura.
Liverpool fans want Alisson to solve their goalkeeping problems.
Tottenham Hotspur have been in competition with Arsenal for the signature of Malcom.
West Ham United are said to be interested in signing Middlesbrough's Adama Traore.
It is claimed the Crystal Palace left-back could become a permanent Newcastle United player in the summer.
The Manchester City boss raved about Tottenham Hotspur in a recent interview.
Liverpool should take the risk on £53m rated Gelson Martins before his proposed release clause sends him out of reach
Former Leeds United striker Habib Habibou references his old side on Twitter - and fans are worried.
David Moyes’s West Ham United won against Huddersfield Town in the Premier League at the weekend.