Tottenham have been linked with Domenico Berardi of Sassuolo.
The Magpies could still scupper the 22-year-old's proposed move to Goodison Park.
The Dane is unhappy at Wolfsburg.
The 33-year-old has heaped praise on West Ham's current skipper.
Tottenham Hotspur will face Sunderland at White Hart Lane in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Massimo Cellino was keen on buying Sheffield Wednesday before taking ownership of Leeds.
Reports of Joel Matip joining in the summer won't go away, which could see a major shift in how Liverpool's defence operates.
We round up the most interesting statistics ahead of a weekend of Premier League action.
The Ghanaian has caught the eye in his debut Premier League season.
The Villans are currently rooted at the bottom of the Premier League table.