The rumour mill keeps on turning across England as business is done up and down the country ahead of the start of the new season in just over a month’s time. Premier League vultures are swirling looking to prise away the talent the Championship possesses.
The big deals will likely centre around Brentford with star men Ollie Watkins and Said Benrahma attracting plenty of interest. But clubs will be looking to do deals of their own in the second tier, likely free contracts and loan deals such is the current uncertain climate around football.
Simply scroll down and click through the pages to view the very latest second tier transfer news and rumours from around the web – and don’t forget to check back tomorrow for more of the same.
1. Norwich favourites for Gibson
Norwich City are favourites to land Burnley defender Ben Gibson. The centre-back is expected to leave the Premier League club and a return to Middlesbrough has been mooted. The Canaries financial muscle makes them a more likely candidate. (Northern Echo)
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2. Newcastle enter Watkins race
Newcastle United have entered the race for Brentford star Ollie Watkins. The Premier League side currently don’t have too much to spend but are keen on the forward. The Bees are looking for upwards of £20m for a player attracting interest from Leeds and Aston Villa. (Chronicle Live)
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3. Terriers not interested in goalie duo
Huddersfield are not interested in Leeds United goalkeeper Kamil Miazek. The Terriers had been linked with a move for the Whites star and Leicester City goalkeeper Daniel Iversen. The club would prefer to play their own youngsters than loan starlets from the Premier League. (Examiner)
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4. Luton want Liverpool youngster
Luton Town have set their sights on Liverpool left-back Adam Lewis as Nathan Jones plans new signings. The 20-year-old will likely be allowed to leave on loan following the signing of Kostas Tsimikas for around £12m by the Premier League champions. The England youth international has made his debut for the first team. (Goal)
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