Joe Cole admits to snubbing lucrative offers from across the globe in favour of taking on a 'challenge' at Aston Villa.
Blackburn have told Hull they have no intention of selling striker Jordan Rhodes after rejecting two offers.
Rotherham have signed Blackburn defender Jack O'Connell on a youth loan.
The England youth international, 18, who can play centre-back or left-back, will stay at New York until January 5 and could make his debut in Saturday's League Two clash at Exeter.
The news comes on the same day as Josh Morris returns to Rovers from Steve Evans' Millers after his loan spell was cut short following a knee injury.