Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert has defended his decision to send striker Darren Bent out on loan to Brighton.
Tranmere chairman Mark Palios claims to have turned down the chance to sign Ched Evans.
Inverness have completed the signing of Northern Ireland Under-20 defender Danny Devine despite uncertainty over the future of Terry Butcher.
Devine, who recently had a loan spell at Wrexham, has signed until the end of the season after being released by Fleetwood.
Caley Thistle gave Butcher permission to speak to Barnsley 24 hours prior to Devine's capture.