Stephane Mbia could be on the move in January and the Black Cats should make a bid.
QPR boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink says he was impressed with Charlie Austin's work rate.
Tom Ince scored a hat-trick as Derby beat Bristol City.
Ian Holloway is backing Wolves to beat Leeds on Thursday.
There is no love lost between the two, due to a resentment Newcastle United fans hold against Aston Villa following their own relegation in 2009.
Rangers have taken goalkeeper Maciej Gostomski on trial.
Charlie Austin scored twice for QPR against Brighton and Hove Albion.
What do the stats say about Jack Grealish's season so far?
Raising beef cattle requires 160 times more land and causes 11 times more greenhouse gas emissions when compared to crops like wheat, rice or potatoes
Leigh Griffiths is seemingly set to pen a new contract with Celtic.
Mobile app Pooductive sounds like a silly gimmick: a smartphone app for messaging and playing games with strangers while sitting on the toilet.
Spotify is to offer staff up to six months’ parental leave with 100% pay as part of a global policy it says recognises the importance of “a healthy work-family balance”.
Google is stepping up its defense of YouTube users who find themselves on the wrong side of a copyright claim, the tech company said on Thursday.