Everton are hoping that Tom Cleverley, Gareth Barry and Aaron Lennon will all be available for the weekend's FA Cup tie.
Hearts would go on to secure automatic-promotion to the Scottish Premiership last season after finishing 24 points clear of the Gers.
Roberto Martinez is starting to come under pressure at Everton.
The Leeds United boss is already looking ahead to the next campaign.
Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund will face each other in the Europa League this week.
The IFK Gothenburg talent is trialling with the club this week.
Marco Matias has played just two matches for Sheffield Wednesday since the end of September.
Each of Newcastle United's senior squad have come in for criticism of late, but here are three players who should remain at the club on a long-term basis.
Kevin Lock speaks highly of West Ham United midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate.
The two sides meet in the Europa League on Thursday.
HITC Sport understands that former Leeds United boss Neil Redfearn is closing in on the Rotherham United managerial job.
Could Chelsea look to bring in sacked Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers to work under, or replace Jose Mourinho?
Taking a look at some key players for Leeds United who their manager will no doubt be hoping up their game sooner rather than later.