Javier Mascherano is not happy with his situation at Barcelona after having played just six games in the La Liga thus far.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hailed Mathieu Debuchy rebirth and says the France full-back has a future at The Emirates Stadium
Roger Federer has begun preparations for the 2018 campaign after hinting that he could again play a limited schedule similar to 2017.
Leon Goretzka's form for Schalke has seen him attract interest from Arsenal, their league rivals Manchester United and Manchester City, along with Barcelona and Real Madrid.
Allardyce will not make too many changes to the side that beat Huddersfield Town at Goodison Park last weekend.
Walcott and Wilshere have played just 46 and 65 minutes of Premier League football, respectively, thus far in this campaign.
Jurgen Klopp left Jordan Henderson out of his starting XI for Liverpool's crucial Champions League clash against Spartak Moscow. The Reds won the tie 7-0 at Anfield.
Arsene Wenger is ready to ring the changes when Arsenal embark on the knock-out stage of the Europa League - knowing Champions League qualification is on the line.
Alan Pardew does not want to lose Jonny Evans in January, although fears his exit with the likes of Manchester City, Arsenal, Everton and West Ham all interested.
Ibrahimovic, Fellaini and Jones came through training unscathed and are likely to make the squad for the game against Manchester City on Sunday (10 December).
Arsenal will hope to avoid those sides dropping down from the Champions League ahead of the last 32 draw in the Europa League.
Both West Ham and Everton are in need of defensive reinforcements and are looking at Evans as a potential solution.
Conor McGregor says he has every intention of returning to UFC in 2018 but only if "my compensation and business development endeavours accurately reflect my influence".
Ronaldo is now level with Messi after scooping his fifth Ballon d'Or, and recently told of his desire to win two more.
Bruno Martins Indi and Jese Rodriguez will both be absent for Stoke's Premier League encounter with Tottenham on Saturday, although Geoff Cameron is now back in contention.