The Sunderland defender was heavily linked with a move to Merseyside across the summer.
League leaders Manchester City host Everton in the Premier League this afternoon.
The Galatasaray winger is happy to remain with the Turkish club for the time being.
Crystal Palace host West Ham United in Saturday's late kick-off.
West Bromwich Albion are reportedly monitoring the fitness of two key players ahead of the Tottenham game this weekend.
The Ivorian scored on his Cardiff City debut last night.
Derby County have reappointed Steve McClaren as their manager.
The young star has been compared with the Chelsea legend after his flying start to life in Glasgow.
Mark Warburton's Rangers side won 1-0 with Kenny Miller now a clear Ibrox legend.
Tottenham travel to take on West Bromwich Albion this afternoon.