The Gers striker was struck down by a hamstring injury against Hamilton.
A terrific debut season in the Premier League finishing 16th and five points clear of the drop, so what should be the season's targets for Eddie Howe's side?
Flanagan will spend the season on loan at Turf Moor after returning from a serious knee injury in January.
Scott Sinclair netted on his Celtic debut.
Glasgow Rangers manager Mark Warburton needs to sign a defender in the summer transfer window, claims former Ibrox star Derek Johnstone.
Tottenham Hotspur star Erik Lamela hopes that AS Roma win Serie A ahead of Juventus this coming season.
The position is something of a problem area for the Reds at present.
The Manchester City striker has been suggested as a potential makeweight in the deal for John Stones.
Paul Pogba has plenty of admirers in world football. Fortunately for Man United fans, Ed Woodward is one of them. But what do the legends think?
Aston Villa lost against Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship on Sunday.
The Argentines are catching up whilst Lamela recuperates from injury in the Italian capital.
Leeds United are reportedly keen on Bournemouth attacker Lewis Grabban.
Paul Merson suggests that Tottenham Hotspur should make a move for West Bromwich Albion’s Saido Berahino in the January transfer window.
Tottenham Hotspur have swooped to land Maximus Tainio - the son of former Spurs midfielder Teemu Tainio.
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The Standard Liege attacker should have been pictured in Everton blue by now. As it stands, he is still in Belgium as talks continue to stall.
Swansea City have been linked with a move for Norwich City left-back Martin Olsson, which could present Wolverhampton Wanderers with a signing opportunity.
HITC Sport understands that Boro are close on a double deal, while Crystal Palace are nearing a loan signing and two Championship sides are battling for a Riverside forward.
Sam Byram joined West Ham United from Leeds United in January 2016.
Leeds United defender laughs off Aston Villa chant.