The defender has been impressive when called upon by Slaven Bilic.
HITC Sport understands Burnley are lining up a move for Brentford defender James Tarkowski.
Southampton were beaten 2-1 by West Ham United at Upton Park yesterday.
Aston Villa were beaten 2-0 by Norwich City yesterday to leave them 11 points away from safety.
The goalkeeper could be an option to replace struggling number one Simon Mignolet.
Louis van Gaal reportedly expects to miss out on his two main targets.
The QPR forward is unlikely to fancy a move to Villa Park, however.
The former forward believes the Manchester United midfielder could be an ideal signing.
Newcastle are reportedly leading the race to sign Swansea ace Jonjo Shelvey.
Welcome to this morning's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Mohamed Elneny set for Arsenal move' and 'Emmanuel Adebayor still interesting Watford?' plus more, so delve in below.