Netting the winning goal at Leeds United has helped Leon Clarke to prove his worth to Wolverhampton Wanderers boss Kenny Jackett.
Sunderland's Danny Graham is likely to remain at the club, for now at least, after his move to Brentford fell through.
Stoke City defender Robert Huth is out of tomorrow's League Cup tie against Southampton where he was hoping to return from a knee injury.
Spanish website Fichajes claims Napoli want to sign Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli, but that would probably require another major deal to take place.
Aston Villa's Randy Lerner may have made a more costly mistake than Leeds United's Massimo Cellino - despite not facing as much criticism in the media.
Solane mad his bow in the 6-0 Champions League win over Maribor.
Sheffield Wednesday, Bournemouth, Fulham, Millwall, Reading, Bolton Wanderers, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Huddersfield Town stars all feature.
Could Erik Lamela lose his place in the starting line-up if Tottenham Hotspur do manage to sign Saido Berahino in January?
Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has called Swansea City one of the Premier League's stand-out sides.
There are reports in Italy that AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi has demanded that Fernando Torres get a place in the first team.