Rafa Benitez was keen on signing Tim Krul while at Napoli.
Pedro Chirivella signed a new deal with Liverpool yesterday.
West Ham are reportedly keen on Aston Villa forward Jordan Ayew.
Shinji Kagawa will not want to suffer another home loss against Tottenham, as he did with Manchester United.
Leeds United takeover rumours continue.
Sad to report
Nomura is hiring a group of bond traders and salesmen from JPMorgan to replace part of a Latin America credit-trading team that defected to Jefferies Group last year, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
Peter Nielsen, who rose up through Royal Bank of Scotland to run the trading business that the lender is now shrinking, is leaving after more than two decades at the company, said a person with knowledge of the matter.
The Senegalise midfielder is optimistic that West Ham can beat the Red Devils.
West Brom are pressing ahead with a move to sign Gent's Laurent Depoitre.