Elliot has explained the illness that kept him out of the Baggies defeat, but was positive about Newcastle's performance against Arsenal, despite another loss.
Alan Pardew is looking to bolster his attacking options following a frustrating run.
Norwich City beat Southampton 1-0 at the weekend to move six points clear of the drop zone.
Tottenham Hotspur played out a 1-1 draw with Everton this weekend.
Chelsea got their first win of Guus Hiddink's second spell in charge with a 3-0 triumph over Crystal Palace on Sunday.
Liverpool were poor in their recent 2-0 defeat at West Ham United.
Leeds United may be interested to note that Sunderland have reportedly put some of their players up for sale.
The 25-year-old is Lokomotiv Moscow's top goalscorer this season.
Jonny Williams was recalled from his loan spell at Nottingham Forest by Crystal Palace.
John Stones performed an eye-catching piece of skill during Everton's match against Spurs yesterday.