Barton departed Rangers this week after playing just eight games for the club.
Sunderland got their first win in the Premier League at the 11th attempt when they beat Bournemouth last weekend.
England face Scotland this evening as they continue their campaign to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, with the West Ham star in the squad for the first time.
The midfielder has been in fine form for Arsenal at the beginning of the season.
Garry Monk was appointed the Leeds United head coach in the summer.
Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez used to be in charge at Liverpool.
One win in eleven games hardly provides a conclusive argument that under-fire Montanier deserves more time.
The Liverpool and Celtic captains are set to go head to head when England take on Scotland
Tottenham Hotspur’s recent form in the Premier League has not been great.
Dwight Gayle has scored 11 goals for Newcastle United in the Championship so far.
The League Managers Association chairman, Howard Wilkinson, will be called upon to advise the Football Association on the next permanent England manager, it has emerged.
HITC speaks to Tottenham Hotspur fan Alan D Smith, who has been a supporter for 50 years.
The January transfer window is just around the corner and several youngsters, including those at Tottenham, Arsenal and Watford, may get the chance to stretch their legs and earn some game time.