West Ham United are currently in 16th place in the Premier League table.
When league leaders Newcastle United come to town, it's never a bad thing to have your prolific centre-forward available.
Sunderland are said to have watched the Sheffield Wednesday midfielder regularly.
Gamez is yet to make an impact at St James' Park, with another injury set to keep him on the sidelines for the foreseeable future.
Liverpool look as if they have started to tighten things up at the back.
Ross McCormack has scored just twice for Villa so far but his manager doesn't expect his dry spell to last too much longer.
Pickford's fine form saw him rewarded with a call-up to the England senior side.
The former Sunderland striker grabbed a goal and an assist on Wednesday night as TFC beat the Impact 5-2 after extra time at BMO Field to win the Eastern Conference Championship 7-5 on aggregate.
Liverpool have been linked with a move for the Borussia Dortmund youngster.
Arsenal have been made new favourites in the race to sign West Ham United star Dimitri Payet.
Paul Walsh suggests that Tottenham have to now qualify for the Europa League following their Champions League exit.
Who are the greatest coaches to have learned their trade from one Sir Alex? And, as you might have guessed, Gary Neville is conspicious by his abscence.
Alan Shearer is backing Newcastle United to replace Sunderland in the Premier League.