The Sunderland striker has been ruled out of pre-season with a thigh injury.
Sky Sports pundit Ian Holloway expects Blackburn Rovers to struggle this season as they begin their fifth consecutive season in the Championship.
Wolves are signing Joao Teixeira.
Tottenham Hotspur have a number of exciting young players on their books.
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers are hoping to stop Celtic from winning a sixth Scottish Premiership title.
New Wolves boss suggests new signings imminent.
The 33-year-old played alongside the goalkeeper last season, but has now joined Mark Warburton's Glasgow Rangers side.
The attacking midfielder made his home debut for Mark Warburton's Glasgow Rangers side in a recent Scottish League Cup clash.
Aston Villa supporters are not impressed.
Newcastle are close to signing Hull City midfielder Mohamed Diame.