The midfielder is coming into the last two years of his contract.
Nottingham Forest won against Fulham in the Championship on Saturday.
Arsenal and Sunderland went head-to-head this weekend.
Tottenham Hotspur have plenty of impressive options at centre-back both for now and for the future.
Leeds United head coach Steve Evans says that he discussed the match against Hull City with club chairman Massimo Cellino on Friday.
Queens Park Rangers have failed to win any of their last three matches.
Derby County played out a 1-1 draw with Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship on Saturday.
Nottingham Forest beat Fulham 3-1 on Saturday afternoon.
Sunderland picked up a valuable point against Arsenal.
Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere featured against Sunderland.
Aston Villa need to bring in cover for the injured Jordan Amavi.
Lewis Hamilton denied he has lost his competitive edge since winning his third world championship after again finishing second best to his team-mate, Nico Rosberg, this time at the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Novak Djokovic burnished his shield of invincibility as the season he regards as his “best ever” rolled on with the momentum of a runaway horse towards its conclusion in London this week.