Steve Evans is still hoping to bring new faces in at Leeds United.
Cash strapped Bolton take on Leeds United this weekend in the FA Cup.
Nikica Jelavic could be leaving West Ham this month.
IK Start midfielder Kristoffer Ajer was recently on trial with Celtic.
Luke Chadwick played with Tottenham Hotspur youngster Dele Alli at Milton Keynes Dons.
The Reds do not look like snapping up Joel Matip or Granit Xhaka anytime soon.
Leeds United have reportedly failed with a £300,000 bid to sign Barnsley striker Sam Winnall.
The Algerian would be a sensational signing for Sunderland.
The midfielder only managed one competitive appearance in the whole of 2015.
The Argentine is ready to face Spurs for new club Fiorentina.
Magnus Carlsen’s bold decision to play in an open tournament, the first reigning world champion to do so since Boris Spassky in 1971, paid off handsomely this week at Qatar when the 25-year-old Norwegian won first prize unbeaten on 7/9 with one of his best performances. He tied with Yu Yangyi, then crushed his Chinese rival 2-0 in the speed tie-break.
Horse racing will have a new home on terrestrial television from next year, ITV having won the rights from Channel 4 in a new four-year deal to be announced imminently.
George Lucas, the creator of Star Wars, has apologised for using a “very inappropriate analogy” after he described Disney as “white slavers” when talking about its purchase of the film franchise from him.