The Tottenham Hotspur midfielder had chances to leave White Hart Lane but persisted with his main goal of breaking into the north London side's first team.
Ashley Cole's time at Roma has been far from ideal and there are reports that he could be headed back to London with Crystal Palace.
Chelsea weren't really troubled as they booked their place in the last four of the League Cup last night.
A selection of the latest stories involving Liverpool Football Club this Wednesday morning.
Tottenham Hotspur star Kyle Walker is a big fan of former boss Andre Villas-Boas.
Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has reportedly made a decision over his future.
The defender, who has suffered from injury problems this season, starred against the Reds despite not even expecting to play.
A round up of news stories this morning about Manchester City.
Wesley Sneijder is set for a move away from Galatasaray in January and a move to Southampton could allow them to finish in a European place.
Gianluca Nani speaks highly of Tottenham Hotspur attacker Christian Eriksen.