Leeds United interest 'getting serious' in Dutch ace, Chelsea join Manchester City in race for starlet, Middlesbrough target joins Premier League club - Championship rumours

Here are the latest Championship rumours from around the web:

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa

Leeds United are ready to return with an improved bid for Algerian international striker Baghdad Bounedjah, who is valued at around €15million by Al Sadd SC. (Sports Witness)

Chelsea have joined Manchester City in the race to sign Leeds United starlet Jack Clarke. The 18-year-old was linked with the Premier League champions, but now the Blues are also keen. (Daily Mirror)

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Leeds United pursuit of Besitkas winger Jermain Lens is "getting serious" after being spotted scouting the ex-Sunderland man. (Askam - In Turkey)

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa

Leicester City have taken Leeds and Middlesbrough target Ali Reghba on trial. The Bohemian striker had undergone a first trial at the Riverside and was set for a second. (Irish Sun)

Aston Villa have been handed a slight boost in their possible pursuit of Gary Cahill after he admitted he has thought about leaving Chelsea, though is "not sure" on a move abroad. (Calciomercato)

Ipswich Town owner Marcus Evans is willing to listen to offers for the club and end his 11-year affiliation at Portman Road. (Sky Sports)

Norwich City could revisit a deal for Holstein Kiel midfielder Kingsley Schindler after he was told he can leave the Bundesliga 2 side. (Fussball Transfer)

Scunthorpe United and Port Vale are eyeing a loan move for Hull City defender Lewis Ritson, who is attracting the interest of several Football League clubs. (HITC)

Birmingham City defender Kieron Dawes has joined Evo-Stik Premier club Hednesford Town on a one-month youth loan. (Birmingham City FC)