Lukas Podolski wants to return to Arsenal when his loan expires at Inter Milan, according to manager Roberto Mancini.
Neil Redfearn has taken heart from Leeds' claims that their young first-team players will not be sold in the summer.
Watford have released Matthew Whichelow by mutual consent. The 21-year-old made 24 appearances for the club after coming through the club's academy.
After scoring three goals in his debut season in 2010/11 the midfielder struggled to nail down a place in the first team squad and was sent on short loan spells at Exeter, Wycombe and Accrington.
He has not featured this campaign under Gianfranco Zola, with his last senior appearance coming back in October for Accrington.