Oumar Niasse has endured a torrid time on Merseyside so far but is hoping for a fresh start under the new Everton boss.
Chelsea have had a bid rejected by Napoli for Kalidou Koulibaly, but the defender is allegedly keen to leave the Stadion San Paolo.
West Ham are reportedly discussing a deal for Simone Zaza today.
Blackburn have already dipped into the transfer market to sign ex-Celtic forward Anthony Stokes and West Ham full-back Stephen Hendrie on loan.
The Scottish Premiership champions were linked with making a bid for the 27-year-old.
Liverpool have been strongly linked with the defender.
Newcastle will travel to Fulham in an opening-day clash which is live on TV.
Nottingham Forest take on Burton Albion, Brighton & Hove Albion, Brentford, Wigan Athletic, Leeds United and Aston Villa in their first six games.
The one-time Leeds United stopper will come face to face with his former club next season.
HITC Sport understands a host of clubs are chasing the former Barnsley defender.
Leeds United have hit a bad run of form at the worst possible time.
Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas could be the ideal addition for Everton this summer.
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers were beaten 2-0 by Celtic in their most recent fixture.
Aston Villa fans have congratulated Newcastle defender Ciaran Clark.
Everton are seemingly set to invest heavily in their squad during the summer transfer window.
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Liverpool lost against Crystal Palace in the Premier League at the weekend.
Everton are reportedly concerned that Manchester United will pip them to the signing of Burnley defender Michael Keane.
John Terry knows Brendan Rodgers well from their time at Chelsea - and a reunion at Celtic could give the 36-year-old a fitting send off.
Arsenal won against Manchester City in the FA Cup at the weekend.