QPR boss Harry Redknapp wants two new defenders, while Sporting Lisbon striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel is said to be open to a move to Newcastle.
Lewis Holtby wants to complete his move to Tottenham this month and has already undergone a medical at the club.
Harry Redknapp is stepping up his bid to sign two centre-halves before the transfer window shuts because Ryan Nelsen and Anton Ferdinand are set to leave Queens Park Rangers.
Ashley Cole admits he has already set his sights on earning another new deal at Chelsea having just agreed a one-year contract to stay at the club.
Fulham winger Kerim Frei has had an operation in Germany in a bid to cure a niggling groin injury.
Swedish striker John Guidetti is determined to prove he is worth a place in Manchester City's stellar strikeforce after recovering from injury.
Former Blue Patrick Vieira reckons City's new £100m facility will attract the best young football talent on the globe.
Jordan Henderson is happy to carry on giving boss Brendan Rodgers a headache - as he admits the arrival of Daniel Sturridge at Anfield could give him a new lease of life.
Newcastle today welcomed new boys Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, Yoan Gouffran and Massadio Haidara. The arrival of Toulouse's box-to-box midfielder Moussa Sissoko is next on United's wish-list.
Yohan Cabaye has emerged as a leading candidate to captain Newcastle United - if Fabricio Coloccini quits the Geordies to return to Argentina.
Newcastle United have completed the signing of Montpellier defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa for an undisclosed fee - with three more French players set to join him. Bordeaux striker Yoan Gouffran revealed on Twitter last night he was on the verge of a move to Tyneside, with Toulouse midfielder Moussa Sissko and Nancy left-back Maassadio Haidara believed to be on their way. Highly-rated Dutch striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel is also open to a move to Newcastle if a deal can be struck with Sporting Lisbon.
The signing of Mapou Yanga-M'Biwa does not necessarily mean Fabricio Coloccini will leave Newcastle this month - according to the Argentinian's father.
Danny Rose will be a Sunderland player for the rest of the season after Spurs allowed their recall clause on the England Under 21 international to lapse.
Sunderland are preparing to clear the decks at Academy level with a raft of young talent set to leave.
Alan Tate is back at Swansea City after his loan spell at Leeds United came to an end a week early.
Garry Monk believes the home crowd will have a key part to play when Swansea City host a Chelsea side primed to attack tonight.
West Brom winger Jerome Thomas today praised "spot on" boss Steve Clarke and urged Baggies fans to stay patient during the Hawthorns chief's "learning curve."
Neil Warnock admitted he was prioritising attacking additions to the squad at Leeds United after ending his interest in re-signing Swansea City's Alan Tate.
Ross Barkley has been denied permission to play in Leeds United's FA Cup clash with Spurs - but the Elland Road club are not ruling out the possibility of fielding him.
Chief executive David McNally has ruled out the prospect of Grant Holt being used to help Norwich City land Celtic striker Gary Hooper - or any other player.
New Saints manager Mauricio Pochettino says he will focus his attention on the Spanish Primera Division when the time comes to strengthen his squad.
Danny Guthrie felt his Reading career was over less than a month ago.
Stoke striker Michael Owen has put himself in pole position to play a major part in trying to knock Manchester City out of the FA Cup this weekend.
Shaun Maloney admits Roberto Martinez played a massive role in the decision to pledge his future to Latics.
Wigan Athletic last night revealed a tantalising glimpse of the future as plans were unveiled to develop their training ground into a leading football academy for its young players.
Nottingham Forest may be poised to gatecrash Marcos Alonso's contract negotiations with Wanderers.
Sheffield Wednesday boss Dave Jones wants to sign TWO strikers before the transfer deadline - and he could be helped by the loan exit of Chris Lines.
Hearts are understood to be making a bid to sign Liverpool striker Michael Ngoo on loan.