Nottingham Forest and Derby County had both been looking to sign Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes, according to reports.
Both Johnson and Toure are in the closing stages of their current contracts at Anfield.
Facundo Ferreyra arrived at St James’ Park on a season-long loan from Shakhtar Donetsk but has yet to make a top-flight appearance for Newcastle.
Sunderland beat West Ham United 3-0 in a development squad fixture last night.
Manchester United and Spurs have been linked with a move for Memphis Depay.
The Czech striker is back training with the senior squad for the first time in over 13 months since a horrific leg break.
Middlesbrough's Tomas Kalas has admitted that Nottingham Forest's Michail Antonio proved to be a thorn in their side on Saturday.
Four of Liverpool's brightest young talents are all wingers.
The US international's two-goal performance on his Toronto FC debut saw him take home the accolade.
Kalvin Phillips hopes that he has done enough to earn a first-team place at Leeds.