Newcastle United currently find themselves deep in relegation trouble.
Alan Stubbs' men have closed the gap at the top of the table in recent weeks.
Duncan Watmore has been on the books of Sunderland since 2013.
Arsenal-owned Chuba Akpom will hope to guide Hull City to a win against Leeds United in the Championship on Saturday afternoon.
West Bromwich Albion will face Tottenham Hotspur at The Hawthorns in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
The England international was watched by Newcastle United as a teenager.
Queens Park Rangers are aiming to finish in the top six of the Championship this season.
David Gold is hopeful West Ham can pull off a result and beat Manchester United, but fans are not brimming with optimism.
Newcastle United have been linked with Benfica forward Adel Taarabt.
Sunderland travel to Arsenal this weekend looking for their third straight win.