Steve Clarke is hoping to keep Glenn Murray at Reading after his loan deal expired following the 2-1 win over Norwich.
QPR boss Harry Redknapp admitted he needs to strengthen his squad after his side's 0-0 draw with Crystal Palace.
Stoke winger Brek Shea has joined Barnsley on an emergency loan, the Barclays Premier League club have confirmed.
United States international Shea will spend 28 days with the Tykes, who are in the Sky Bet Championship relegation zone.
The 23-year-old has made only five appearances for the Potters since signing for them from FC Dallas in January 2013.