Stoke City midfielder Glenn Whelan has been linked with Derby County and Aston Villa in the summer transfer window.
Sunderland have been relegated from the Premier League after an incredibly disappointing campaign.
Eric Dier helped inspire Tottenham Hotspur to an important victory over Burnley at the weekend.
Steve Bruce spent big at Aston Villa in the January transfer window to try and improve their squad, but they are yet to win in 2017.
Danny Higginbotham has hailed Leeds United manager Garry Monk after the 1-1 draw with Aston Villa.
Tottenham Hotspur have the best defensive record of any Premier League side this season.
Newcastle United will face Leeds United in the Championship this weekend.
Leeds United will face Newcastle United in the Championship this weekend.
Sunderland are due to meet Hull City at the Stadium of Light on Saturday.
Tottenham Hotspur defenders Kyle Walker and Danny Rose played well for England against Scotland on Friday evening.