The Spanish defender remains linked with a possible approach from Tottenham Hotspur.
Steve McClaren has reportedly failed to land Bolo Zenden and Phil Neville as potential assistant managers.
Manchester United and Chelsea are linked with enquiries for Spain international Sergio Ramos, who wants €10 million a season deal to stay with Real Madrid.
Former England midfielder Ray Wilkins doesn't harbour long term doubts over Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish.
Tottenham are reportedly interested in signing players from Barcelona.
Rob Kiernan is set to join Scottish Championship club Rangers from Wigan Athletic next week.
Leeds United legend Peter Lorimer is excited about the future of the side under head coach Uwe Rosler.
Ex-Celtic defender Tosh McKinlay has commented on a special gesture between the club's fans and Ronny Deila.
Cardiff City are also interested in Reading's Hal Robson-Kanu.
Former Rangers midfielder Alex Raw has explained what Mark Warburton has let himself in for as manager of the Scottish Championship club.