Olympique de Marseille have reportedly turned their attention towards signing Norwich City midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu.
The Leicester City defender spent the second half of last season on loan at Middlesbrough.
Rafa Benitez took the Newcastle job on the premise he would be handed control over all football-related activities at the club.
Manchester United should announce a world-record deal with Juventus for midfielder Paul Pogba by the end of this week.
Leeds United are reportedly interested in signing Emyr Huws from Wigan Athletic in the summer transfer window.
Middlesbrough are facing a minor injury crisis at the centre-back position, with two senior central defenders ruled out for the foreseeable future. Could this 27-year-old potentially be the answer?
Borini seems to have a positive first impression of the new Sunderland boss.
Aston Villa are currently one of the favourites to win promotion from the Championship.
Norwich City are determined to keep hold of Martin Olsson, despite interest from West Ham United.
Newcastle United, Sunderland and Celtic are all said to be chasing Manchester United's Paddy McNair.