The striker has managed nine goals for Newcastle United in the Championship this season.
Liverpool host Manchester United at Anfield tonight.
A proposed takeover of Nottingham Forest is close, according to owner Fawaz Al-Hasawi.
Jamie Redknapp has hailed Southampton striker Charlie Austin.
Sunderland are currently bottom of the Premier League table.
Bruce's first game as Aston Villa boss ended in a 1-1 draw.
Karius is expected to retain his place for tonight's game against Manchester United.
The Tottenham Hotspur player scored while on loan at Schalke at the weekend.
After a stuttering start to the season, Rangers look to have finally kicked into gear.
Sunderland lost against Stoke City in the Premier League at the weekend.
Glacial is the word that springs to mind when contemplating international breaks these days.
Steve Bruce may be half the man he used to be but Aston Villa’s new manager remains a heavyweight promotion expert.
José Mourinho is only four years older than Jürgen Klopp but in football terms it can feel as though there is a lifetime between them.