Liverpool could let Rhian Brewster head out on loan next month, potentially opening the door to a new arrival.
Manchester City have a favourable draw in the FA Cup third round, but there are difficult trips for Everton and Manchester United.
Fulham are two points off the automatic promotion places in the Championship after Aleksandar Mitrovic's brace sank Swansea City.
Leeds United claimed a late win over Reading to move top of the Championship as Michael O'Neill suffered his first loss as Stoke City boss.
Reports suggest England winger Jadon Sancho could be on his way out of Borussia Dortmund, where he feels "humiliated and scapegoated".
Jake Livermore was on target as West Brom saw off Hull City, while there were wins for Preston North End and Leeds United.
Leeds United picked up a first win in three at home to QPR, sending them above Swansea City to the Championship summit.
Ben Wilmot's first league start for Swansea City came in the South Wales derby and he wrote his name into the history books with the winner.
Joe Rodon has been ruled out of Wales' remaining two Euro 2020 qualifiers after suffering a fresh injury blow.
The Championship's top two, West Brom and Leeds United, were held on Tuesday, while Sheffield Wednesday moved up to third.