Manchester United will face competition from Manchester City and Tottenham, if they pursue a deal for Bournemouth star Nathan Ake.
Mauricio Pochettino will be looking to strengthen in January despite Tottenham continuing their best start to a Premier League season.
Jack Marriott scored for the second game running as Derby ended Sheffield United's unbeaten run with a 2-1 victory at Pride Park.
Sunderland maintained their bright start in League One as two second-half goals wrapped up a 2-0 victory at Shrewsbury Town.
Stephen Robinson has challenged his struggling Motherwell team to 'stand up and be counted' after the Fir Park side's added time loss against St Johnstone.
Ipswich boss Paul Hurst bemoaned his side's mistakes in the 2-0 home defeat by QPR.
Charlton boss Lee Bowyer hailed the 'perfect team performance' from his side as they beat in-form Barnsley 2-0 at the Valley.
Dean Smith lauded Tammy Abraham and Orjan Nyland after he celebrated his first game in charge of Aston Villa with a 1-0 win over Swansea at Villa Park.
Records not being broken is not normally cause for celebration, but that is what Macclesfield's staff and players were doing after beating Carlisle 2-1.
Michael Duff said he saw shoots of recovery as his Cheltenham side left Forest Green with a point from a 1-1 draw in the Gloucestershire derby.