Speculation suggests that Bournemouth could re-call Lewis Grabban from Sunderland and sell him to Championship rivals Aston Villa.
The managers of Watford, Bournemouth and Burnley are all said to be admired by West Ham United.
Wolves wanted to re-sign Benik Afobe in the summer and Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has now had his say on the striker's future.
Bournemouth lost against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday.
Bournemouth and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
The former Bayern Munich boss leads the early betting, closely followed by David Unsworth of Everton Under-23s and Eddie Howe of Bournemouth.
Here is a look at three Bournemouth players facing a battle to assert themselves in the upcoming season.
Sunderland have been pursuing Bournemouth winger Max Gradel.
Sunderland are reportedly keen on Marc Wilson and Lewis Grabban.
Leeds United target Tommy Elphick didn't enjoy his best season with Aston Villa but he was superb for Bournemouth.
Arsene Wenger's position at Arsenal is coming under increasing pressure, and many feel that the club should start to prepare for life after the Frenchman?
It is at times such as these when Eddie Howe benefits from a sense of perspective.
With Arsene Wenger's future seemingly in doubt, HITC Sport is giving you the chance to vote for who you'd like to see in charge at Arsenal next season.