Congo DR, Ghana, Mali and Niger are in Group B of the African Cup of Nations and their involvement has either directly or indirectly affected teams such as Bristol City, Arsenal, Leicester City, Birmingham City, West Ham, Fulham, Wolves, Crewe Alexandra, Brighton & HA, Peterbrough, Doncaster Rovers, Burton Albion and Watford.
Arsenal and Liverpool are due to face off against each other at the weekend, with Unai Emery's and Jurgen Klopp's sides unbeaten so far.
Leeds United are unbeaten after four Championship games.
Leeds United enhanced their promotion credentials on Wednesday night.
Jan Vertonghen is yet to start a Premier League game for Tottenham Hotspur this season.
West Bromwich Albion forward Jonathan Leko has been loaned out to Charlton Athletic for the season.
Leeds United won 1-0 against Brentford last night, with Marcelo Bielsa's side getting a late winner.
Liverpool and Arsenal will be putting their 100% records on the line when they clash at Anfield on Saturday evening.
Leeds United fans have a new hero.
The 26-year-old is totally out of the picture at Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers.
Stoke City will be looking to end their poor run when they take on Leeds United at the weekend.