Championship

New odds-on favourite for Huddersfield Town job, Leeds United loanee tipped for January exit - Championship gossip

Ah, the international break. While there's something more than a little disconcerting about there being no domestic football at the weekend, rest assured that second tier sides are working away tirelessly behind the scenes, as they look to hit the ground running next week.

On top of that, there's the rather important matter of two big clubs still hunting for a new manager - a process they'll want to wrap up sooner rather than later. Scroll through the gallery below to see all the latest news and gossip from the Championship.

West Bromwich Albion are hopeful of welcoming both Kieran Gibbs and Conor Townsend back to the side after the international break, with manager Slaven Bilic confirming they're close to full fitness. (Birmingham Mail)

1. Baggies receive double injury boost

West Bromwich Albion are hopeful of welcoming both Kieran Gibbs and Conor Townsend back to the side after the international break, with manager Slaven Bilic confirming they're close to full fitness. (Birmingham Mail)
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Fulham youngster Steven Sessegnon is believed to be a target for Spurs, who signed his twin brother, Ryan, for 25m on deadline day in the summer transfer window. (The Sun)

2. Spurs plot move for summer signing's twin brother

Fulham youngster Steven Sessegnon is believed to be a target for Spurs, who signed his twin brother, Ryan, for 25m on deadline day in the summer transfer window. (The Sun)
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Leeds United have been linked with a surprise January move for Hamilton's 19-year-old defender George Stanger, who has been capped at youth level for New Zealand. (Glasgow Evening Times)

3. Whites tipped for January defender swoop

Leeds United have been linked with a surprise January move for Hamilton's 19-year-old defender George Stanger, who has been capped at youth level for New Zealand. (Glasgow Evening Times)
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Derby County have confirmed their centre-back Max Hunt has completed a loan move to Conference Premier side Aldershot Town, as he looks to continue his impressive development. (Derby Telegraph)

4. Rams defender heads out on loan

Derby County have confirmed their centre-back Max Hunt has completed a loan move to Conference Premier side Aldershot Town, as he looks to continue his impressive development. (Derby Telegraph)
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