Ex-Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini was linked with the vacant Southampton job.
Real Betis are hoping to beat Tottenham to Antonio Sanabria.
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce and West Ham United's Slaven Bilic have both been tipped as potential successors for Roy Hodgson as England boss.
Ekstrand was released by Watford in June after suffering bad injury problems.
Rangers appear to have taken a former international defender on trial.
The West Ham man has been one of the stars of Euro 2016.
The former Everton boss has been linked as pressure mounts on Vicente Del Bosque.
Robbie Elliott suggests that Aaron Hughes would be a good signing for Newcastle United in the summer transfer window.
Garry Monk is close to bringing Kyle Bartley from Swansea to Leeds.
With plenty of Spurs players making up the England side, and after a poor ending to the Premier League season, some good management from Mauricio Pochettino will be required.
West Ham United are currently in 17th place in the Premier League table.
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The Belgian was a star at Everton under Moyes' management.
Could West Ham United rescue Manchester United hate figure Marouane Fellaini from his Old Trafford nightmare with January move.
Tottenham Hotspur sold the 27-year-old to the Swans back in 2014.
The Leeds United defender has been an instant hit at Elland Road.
Leeds loanee has picked up more bookings than any player in Serie A.
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West Ham United were linked with a move for Rio Ferdinand as a defensive coach this week.
If one thing epitomises Monk's revitalisation of Leeds, it's this remarkable statistic.