Jose Mourinho has addressed the media ahead of Chelsea's game with Norwich City in the Premier League.
The Argentine international is available for nothing in the new year.
The striker is not set to return before the end of the year.
The former Magpies striker discusses goings on at St James' Park with HITC Sport.
Middlesbrough and Queens Park Rangers will face other at the Riverside Stadium in the Championship this evening.
Lovren is in line for a return to the Liverpool starting XI this weekend when they take on Manchester City.
The Romanian lad has been given a huge chance by Arsene Wenger today.
The striker is impressing in the under-21s.
Dimitri Payet is out of action until the New Year.
Sunderland travel to Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Monday.
The agent of Ajax boss Frank De Boer says his client won't be leaving amid rumours of a move to Newcastle.
Manchester United have been linked with PSV Eindhoven forward Memphis Depay, but will need to offer Champions League football to secure his services.
Manchester United's Marcos Rojo is homing in on returning to first-team action.