Reports suggest Palace are considering offering Cole a contract - despite his most recent spell in Britain with Celtic proving a huge disappointment.
Serie A giants Fiorentina refused to sell Khouma Babacar to Everton in the summer but will now have to fend off interest from Crystal Palace.
Newcastle United reportedly turned their attentions towards Crystal Palace's Welsh international goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey late in the summer.
Some Crystal Palace fans can still see the funny side after 5-0 loss at Manchester City.
Everton striker Oumar Niasse was linked with Crystal Palace and Brighton and Hove Albion in the summer transfer window.
Does Wilfried Zaha's belief Frank de Boer should have been given "more time" reflect even more badly on Crystal Palace's board?
Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun is reportedly on the radar of Spurs while Newcastle and Crystal Palace made bids on deadline day.
Santos midfielder Lucas Lima has plenty of admirers from Manchester United, Barcelona and Inter Milan to Crystal Palace.
Crystal Palace defeated Huddersfield Town 1-0 in the EFL Cup tie.
Mathieu Flamini is looking for a new team after being released by Crystal Palace so maybe Derby should consider him to solve their midfield issues.