Nottingham Forest winger Oliver Burke has been called up to the recent Scotland squad.
Wolverhampton Wanderers drew 0-0 with Birmingham City yesterday.
Everton will face either West Ham United or Manchester United in the semi-finals of the FA Cup this season.
Liverpool hold a 2-0 lead going into the second leg of their Europa League tie against Manchester United.
Newcastle United are in danger of getting relegated to the Championship.
Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund will face each other in the Europa League on Thursday.
Carlos Carvalhal's men secured their first win in six Championship games when they beat Nottingham Forest 3-0.
Pearce was sacked by Forest's Kuwaiti owner last season.
The likes of Lee Wallace and Jason Holt were left out by Gordon Strachan.
Everton have improved in at least one area since last season.
Michail Antonio is struggling to get into the West Ham United team after joining from Nottingham Forest in the summer transfer window.
Newcastle United summer signing Florian Thauvin needs to show what he is all about.
Queens Park Rangers will face Birmingham City, Sheffield Wednesday, Milton Keynes Dons and Brentford in the Championship this month.