Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley is said to have walked away from negotiations with Amanda Staveley.
Ross Barkley left Everton for £15 million this past week.
Mick Quinn has bashed Liverpool's latest performance.
Sam Allardyce's Everton side have been linked with a move for Borussia Dortmund's Pierre Emerick Aubameyang.
Rafa Benitez's choice of striker to lead the Newcastle attack has been a topic of debate for much of the season.
Aston Villa raised eye brows by completing the signing of John Terry, following the expiration of the defender's contract at Chelsea.
Garry Monk left Leeds United last week, after failing to agree on a new contract.
Newcastle United are already among the bookies' favourites to sign Watford's Troy Deeney.
Newcastle United picked up a controversial 1-0 win over Burton Albion on Wednesday evening.
Surely Ciaran Clark deserves a place ahead of Newcastle United team-mate Jamaal Lascelles in Mick Quinn's Championship Team of the Season ?