Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater is wanted by Reading.
The Championship side moved to sign Chelsea left-back Baba Rahmann on loan on Friday and have opened talks about a deal for 31-year-old Drinkwater too.
The former England international has been on loan at Burnley, Aston Villa and Kasimpasa since joining from Leicester and has one year left on contract.
Chelsea midfielder Tino Anjorin remains in discussions over a move to Lokomotiv Moscow. The Russian side have offered £8m to sign the 19-year-old permanently but other sides are also keen.
Meanwhile, Norwich City winger Onel Hernandez is joining Middlesbrough on a season loan.
The 28-year-old Cuba international has two years remaining on his contract and has scored 11 goals in 107 matches since joining from Eintracht Braunschweig for around £1.7million in January 2018.