Former Celtic striker Pierre van Hooijdonk has wished the Bhoys luck tonight.
Rangers youngster Thompson has been stuck on the sidelines through injury.
Milton Keynes Dons take on Leeds United on Saturday.
The Catalan is ready and willing to make his first start of the season on Saturday.
The Hoops have suffered damaging results in recent weeks.
Aaron Cresswell could be in line to replace Manchester United's Luke Shaw in the England team.
Everton's early season performances suggest that they will welcome the absence of Europa League distractions this season.
The former Leeds United forward netted his seventh MLS goal of the season in the Red Bulls' 2-1 defeat at the New England Revolution.
The Premier League veteran feels Stoke made a mistake in allowing the German centre-half to leave.
Tottenham Hotspur have one of the youngest squads in the Premier League.
Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, defended her party’s eight years in power as she unveiled plans to standardise school testing, step up jobs competition with other parts of the UK and extend a home-buying programme.
David Gold has admitted that Slaven Bilic decided against a move for Emmanuel Adebayor.