The England striker, who is wanted by West Ham and former club Newcastle, was expected to be involved in the first leg of the third qualifying round against FC Gomel but he has stayed on Merseyside.
Champions Chelsea have made former striker ROMELU LUKAKU their preferred attacking signing this summer, according to the Evening Standard.
Sunderland owner Ellis Short has launched the search for a ninth manager in eight-and-a-half years and a sixth in little
Arsenal's failure to make the Champions League next season is dominating the back pages and the future of ALEXIS SANCHEZ
The final day of the season is often a time for emotional farewells as players and coaches prepare for a
With the Premier League title and relegation already decided, there is only Champions League qualification to play for in the final weekend's matches.
Jose Mourinho will reach 250 games as a Premier League manager when Manchester United host Crystal Palace on Sunday.