Arsenal superstar Alexis Sanchez could miss his side's game against Swansea City due to international duty.
Tottenham Hotspur currently sit second in the Premier League table.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche is now one of the favourites to take over at Aston Villa.
Bristol City, Leeds, Wolves, Wigan, Barnsley and Huddersfield loanees all feature.
The Rams chairman suspended and then sacked Pearson after a falling-out and subsequent investigation.
Everton star Seamus Coleman has been linked with an exit from the club in recent weeks.
Birmingham City manager Gary Rowett has praised 18-year-old forward Jack Storer as the best finisher he has seen for his age.
Steve Bruce is currently the odds-on favourite to land the Aston Villa job.
Edrin Shaqiri who acts as Xherdan's agent has hinted that the winger could head back to Serie A in the near future.
Leicester City are reportedly interested in signing Brazilian striker Jonathan Cafu.
Aston Villa are looking for a new manager.
Arsenal's new recruit Shkodran Mustafi has hit the ground running so far this season and has established himself as one the first names on the team sheet.
Did you know, four England capped midfielders all joined Leeds on loan in recent years? Not that any of them impressed to a great degree.