Liverpool signed Georginio Wijnaldum from Newcastle United last summer, beating Tottenham Hotspur to his signature.
Joey Barton's contract with Glasgow Rangers was terminated earlier this month.
Newcastle forward Gayle is the top scorer in the Championship.
The Brazilian midfielder has been in fine form for Liverpool this season.
Steve Bruce looks set to recall Ross McCormack and Jack Grealish in an attacking line-up as his Aston Villa side entertain Cardiff City in the Championship.
Tottenham Hotspur are set to take on Gianfranco Zola's former side, Chelsea, at Stamford Bridge tomorrow.
The step up to the Scottish Premiership has so far proven to be a challenging one for Glasgow Rangers.
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Glasgow Rangers' manager Mark Warburton may resist the temptation to alter his line-up for this clash with Partick Thistle.
West Ham United are currently in 17th place in the Premier League table.
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Gray left Hillsborough in 2015 after 18 months in charge of the Owls.
Aldridge sees that it could be a tricky game for Liverpool on Saturday, while the Reds will hope there is no slow start like after the last international break.