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 ?
Newcastle United could only manage to draw 2-2 with Queens Park Rangers last night.
Sunderland are currently in the drop zone alongside Hull City and Swansea City.
Without Dwight Gayle scoring for fun, where would The Magpies be?
All is not well at St James' Park and below-par performances from key players is hardly helping.
It wasn't the first time The Magpies have lost this season, but Sheffield Wednesday were the first team to outplay Newcastle.