The former Bolton captain Kevin Davies is in talks with Preston North End.
The 36-year-old striker is out of contract after being released by Wanderers.
Both Blackpool and Burnley have also been linked with him in recent weeks.
Carlos Tevez is expected to have a medical today and complete a £13.5million move to Juventus later this week.
Manchester City director of football Txiki Begiristain met with his Juventus counterparts yesterday.
Liverpool Football Club have signed Belgium international goalkeeper Simon Mignolet from Sunderland.
Liverpool said the 25-year-old has agreed to a long-term contract after passing a medical at Melwood.
There has been speculation tonight that Manchester City footballer Carlos Tevez is one step closer to a move to Juventus.
It has been reported that City have agreed a transfer fee of up to £12.8m with the Italian club for the 29-year-old striker.
So far, neither club has confirmed the deal that the deal has been done.