Swansea goalkeeper Michel Vorm is to have a knee operation in January which will keep him sidelined for a month.
Bosnia-Hercegovina qualify for their first World Cup finals as an independent nation after beating Lithuania 1-0.
New Chelsea signing Marco van Ginkel will be unavailable for the next six months after having surgery on a knee injury.
Dutch midfielder Jonathan de Guzman returns to Swansea City on a second season-long loan for the 2013-14 campaign.
Fulham sign Dutch goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg from AS Roma on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Norwich City agree a deal with Sporting Lisbon to sign striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel on a four-year deal in the summer.
Striker Klaas Jan Huntelaar signs a two-year contract extension with Schalke, ending rumours about a Premier League switch.
Striker Robin van Persie withdraws from the Netherlands squad to face Germany on Wednesday due to a thigh problem.