Crystal Palace competing with Galatasaray and Sevilla for signing of Lille right-back Sebastien Corchia.
Newcastle could have signed Nicolas Pepe from Angers in January but now Lille are favourites to land the winger.
Lille's Idrissa Gueye has passed a medical and agreed terms with Aston Villa, here are five areas he will improve the club.
Everton strengthened their grip at the top of Group H with an easy 3-0 Europa League win over Lille at Goodison Park.
Brendan Rodgers lauded Liverpool summer signing Divock Origi after the striker got on the scoresheet for Lille in their Europa League match on Thursday evening.
Belgium head coach Marc Wilmots was initially concerned about Divock Origi's move from Lille to Liverpool because it may restrict playing time.
Former Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou is set for a return to the Premier League, with a £3m switch to Tottenham Hotspur in the offing.
Attack-minded midfielder joins OM from Lille, ending speculation that Chelsea, Newcastle United and Arsenal were tempted with bids.