Christian Benteke is suspended for Crystal Palace’s trip to Swansea City on Saturday.
Crystal Palace are monitoring the Besiktas striker but aren’t the only other Premier League team in the hunt.
West Ham United fans will be delighted that these players never arrived at Upton Park or the London Stadium.
Alan Pardew is one of the main contenders for the Leeds United job with the bookies, so perhaps a move for an ex-Whites loanee could be considered if he gets the role.
Sunderland have made some poor signings over the years, but which ones failed to live up to the hype?
The likes of Theo Walcott and Charlie Austin might have been playing for Reading if things turned out differently.
The unfancied striker played a pivotal role in Sunderland staying up that season.
The 23-year-old has been put of action since November.
Crystal Palace lie just one point above the relegation zone in the Premier League table.
Palace have added two strikers to their ranks this summer.