Samir Nasri has revealed he is ready to open talks with Manchester City about extending his stay at the Etihad Stadium.
Blackburn have signed young defender Michael Keane on loan from Manchester United for the remainder of the season.
Norwich midfielder Jacob Butterfield has joined npower Championship side Crystal Palace on an emergency loan deal until February 19.
The 22-year-old joined the Canaries from Barnsley during the summer, having fought his way back to fitness from a long-term knee injury.
Butterfield had an eight-match loan spell at Bolton earlier in the season, but did feature for Norwich in their 3-0 FA Cup third-round win at Peterborough on January 5.