Sunderland have had success from the French market over the past six months.
The former Liverpool manager was confirmed as Ronny Deila's replacement on Friday.
Paul Ince has also been chatting about the Tottenham Hotspur star.
The Burnley midfielder has spoken to Rangers about a potential move.
Michail Antonio is reportedly in line for a new contract at West Ham.
The Dutchman spent last season on loan at the Eredivisie club.
The Northern Irishman was appointed by the Scottish Premiership side on Friday.
Ibrox side Rangers are interested in signing Burnley midfielder Joey Barton in the summer transfer window.
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has been linked with the Everton managerial job.
The Shamrock Rovers star is to take an indefinite break from football.
The scenes in tiny Ingolstadt when Bayern Munich secured a record fourth Bundesliga title in a row, weren’t exactly ones of utter jubilation.
The Fifa president, Gianni Infantino, has hired the Norwegian FA official Kjetil Siem as his new director of strategy to oversee reform – two years after Siem hailed Sepp Blatter as “a role model”.
David Cameron is seeking to look beyond divisions in the Conservative party over Europe by promising to “increase life chances” through a programme of social reform in the Queen’s speech, including changes to prisons, schools and adoption.