​Lee Cattermole will be missing once again as Sunderland attempt to boost their chances of Barclays Premier League safety against fellow strugglers Burnley.
Burnley have denied reports Liverpool could sign striker Danny Ings and loan him back to the Clarets for the rest of the season, stating such a move would be against Premier League rules.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche believes the pressure will be on Sunderland when they face each other in the Premier League on Saturday.
Dundee United have rejected two bids for Stuart Armstrong, according to Sky sources, one from Celtic and the other from Burnley.
Danny Ings is set to remain at Burnley until the end of the season, according to Sky sources.
Burnley defender Tom Anderson has signed a new two-and-a-half year deal at Turf Moor.
Scotland assistant boss Mark McGhee reckons Fulham defender Jack Grimmer and Burnley winger Scott Arfield could both be included in the next squad.
Burnley striker Danny Ings has revealed he's still no closer to finalising his future at Turf Moor.