The Spaniard believes Rangers can beat Celtic to the title this year.
Everton are expected to make an improved offer for Swansea City defender Ashley Williams soon.
Aston Villa are due to face Sheffield Wednesday in the first match of the new season.
The Tottenham Hotspur midfielder dramatically chose to move to the Canaries, with the Seagulls suggesting traffic on the M25 held up a move to the Amex.
Sunderland will be hoping to kick on this season under David Moyes.
Everton midfielder Muhamed Besic has been ruled out for six months.
Roberto Di Matteo thinks Newcastle, Leeds, Norwich, Sheffield Wednesday, Wolves and Derby will all feel they should be at a higher level.
The right-back was linked with a move to Juventus this summer, but is fully focused on the Magpies promotion challenge.
The forward joined Liverpool from Southampton this summer.
Alan Curbishley knows Celtic striker Moussa Dembele from his time at Fulham.