Manchester City are poised to firm up interest in Roma midfielder Daniele de Rossi with a £20million offer.
The Italy star, 29, has been on Roberto Mancini’s wishlist for 18 months and only signed a five-year contract in February.
Sunderland remain hopeful of signing City striker John Guidetti for a loan fee of £1.5m.
Wolves defender Christophe Berra has asked to leave the club.
Manager Stale Solbakken says the 27-year-old has been placed on the transfer list.
Wolves remain keen on Manchester City defender Stefan Savic on loan.