Crystal Palace parted company with the Welshman just two days before the Premier League season starts.
The ex Reds youngster is set to continue his career in the Scottish Premier league.
Hull City boss Steve Bruce has quashed reported moves for Manchester United's Danny Welbeck and Hamburg's Rafael van der Vaart, but did admit to wanting to make at least three signings.
It is good news for Chelsea and their fans after Gary Lineker became the latest person to plump for the Blues in the race for the title.
VfL Wolfsburg coach Dieter Hecking has not done the confidence of Nicklas Bendtner any harm - not that the Dane has confidence issues.
Bolton Wanderers midfielder Stuart Holden believes DeAndre Yedlin has what it takes to succeed at Tottenham Hotspur but warns that the Premier League can be a ruthless environment.
Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United have all been linked with Marco Reus, however, Atletico Madrid are seemingly winning the race for the transfer.
Sky Sports pundit has likened Chelsea striker Diego Costa to James Bond's nemesis.
Tottenham kick off their season with a trip to London rivals West Ham United.
Chelsea's Victor Moses is close to a move to Stoke City.