Jack Marriott won't be joining Sunderland from League One Peterborough United - but Bradford City striker Charlie Wyke may be within budget.
HITC Sport understands Bolton, Wigan, Bradford and Oxford are chasing the Liverpool defender.
HITC Sport understands Bradford have bid for League One rivals' striker.
Championship strugglers Sunderland have made an enquiry about signing Alex Gilliead on loan from North East rivals Newcastle United in January.
Alex Gilliead could make an extremely bold move from Newcastle United to north east neighbours Sunderland.
HITC Sport understands a host of clubs are tracking Chesterfield hit-man, including Burton, Charlton and Bradford.
HITC Sport understands Bradford are in talks with defender over a new deal.
Alex Gilliead is one of the most talented players to come through Newcastle United's academy in recent years - will Rafa give him a chance?
HITC Sport understands Bradford are in talks with captain Vincelot over new deal.
HITC Sport understands Bolton have a agreed deal for the former Liverpool defender, most recently at Bradford.