Both Chelsea and Manchester United are said to be keen on the in-form England man.
The Championship club managed to make one new signing before Thursday's deadline.
The young Norwegian has headed out on loan to the League One club.
Rangers are set to spend in the transfer market when the window opens in January.
The Aston Villa man was a team-mate of his brothers at Marseille.
His representatives have reportedly held discussions about a move to the Etihad.
The young defender has impressed in the absence of Leighton Baines.
James Wilson left Manchester United to join Brighton on loan.
Tottenham secured their qualification to the knockout stage of the Europa League.
Hogan Ephraim believes that Queens Park Rangers could get stuck in the Championship for years.
Wolverhampton Wanderers, AFC Bournemouth, Fulham, Watford, Norwich City, Reading, Middlesbrough, Derby County and Leeds United stars all feature.
AFC Wimbledon's Adebayo Akinfenwa has warned Liverpool defenders Martin Skrtel, Dejan Lovren et al that he has them in his FA Cup sights.
Former Celtic forward Andy Walker sees Efe Ambrose as a weak link in Ronny Deila's side and has warned against complacency at Parkhead.