Leeds United and Nottingham Forest go head-to-head next week.
The Everton midfielder started against the Cherries on Saturday.
Championship rivals Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa were reported to be going head-to-head for Viktoria Plzen striker Michal Krmencik.
The Aston Villa midfielder impressed in his natural position this weekend.
Nottingham Forest had been linked with Edwin Gyasi before Mark Warburton’s sacking on Sunday.
Liverpool defeated Leicester City 2-1 on Saturday.
Alan Pardew is on the hunt for attacking inspiration to get West Bromwich Albion out of trouble.
Southampton rounded off 2017 with a spirited draw away at Manchester United.
Karl Darlow recovered from his prior poor form to turn in a handy show and earn a clean sheet on Saturday.
Lambert, who left Wolverhampton Wanderers at the end of last season, is evens favourite to take charge of Sheffield Wednesday.
McKinstry arrived at Leeds United from Motherwell earlier this year.
Saul Shotton is reportedly set for West Brom but Championship rivals Derby County, Sheffield Wednesday and Preston North End are all interested.
Filip Helander has played just one Scottish Premiership game since he arrived at Rangers from Serie A but will he play in the Europa League at Ibrox?
Could Sandro Tonali be the new Nemanja Matic at Premier League powerhouses Manchester United? He's shining in Serie A for Brescia.
Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani jokes he might need a bit more time.
Tottenham Hotspur target Paulo Dybala isn't enjoying a great season at Juventus so far.
Leeds United midfielder Adam Forshaw missed out on playing at the weekend.
Tottenham Hotspur winger Anthony Georgiou has been sent out on loan to Ipswich Town for the first half of the season.
Nir Bitton is an important player for Celtic.
Arsenal forward Pierre Emerick Aubameyang scored twice for Unai Emery's side at the weekend, but was still not on the winning side.