The 30-year-old Italian played one match for Liverpool during a loan spell on Merseyside in 2007.
Newcastle followed their win over West Ham with a defeat to Watford.
Gary Rowett's men went on to win 3-0 against their Championship play-off rivals at St Andrew's.
Crystal Palace, West Ham and Aston Villa have all attempted to sign Wissam Ben Yedder.
HITC Sport understands the Watford goalkeeper could leave before the close of the transfer window.
Ben Gladwin and Michael Doughty are both currently out on loan from Queens Park Rangers.
Aston Villa are hoping to make additions in the January transfer window.
Dagenham and Redbridge are interested in bringing in former Colchester United attacker Freddie Ladapo.
Newcastle United went down 2-1 to Watford in the Premier League at the weekend.
Morgan Stanley cut CEO James Gorman’s compensation by 6.7% after the firm missed financial targets and the stock lagged behind competitors.
The Belgian has been at Tottenham Hotspur since 2012, and had reportedly been set to extend his contract before the incident.
John Terry is set to be welcomed back by Chelsea while Danny Drinkwater returns for Leicester.
Mauricio Pochettino has opened up on his great relationship with Ossie Ardiles, revealing that they meet before each home game.
Steve Bruce has taken over from Roberto Di Matteo at Aston Villa.
Sunderland are reportedly lining up a move for Barcelona star Aleix Vidal.
The boyhood Sheffield United supporter says he always wanted to play for Leeds.
Kemar Roofe has only started two Championship matches for Leeds United to date.
Mark Warburton’s Glasgow Rangers can win the Scottish Premiership title this season, says Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager Richie Foran.
An American consortium is close to buying an 80 per cent stake in Nottingham Forest, according to reports.
Chelsea host Leicester City at Stamford Bridge in Saturday's early kick-off.
The oil and gas industry is repeating the mistakes of previous downturns by resorting to short-term cost-cutting measures, according to a new report.
Adidas has written to the IAAF to inform athletics’ embattled governing body it is terminating its sponsorship deal three years early, according to reports.