Championship rumours: Leeds United and Derby County in transfer twist, Aston Villa face competition for left-back, Sheffield United and Blackburn want League Two sensation

Here are the latest Championship rumours from around the web:

Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 10:10 am
Updated Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 10:14 am
Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa

Aston Villa manager Dean Smith is planning a reunion with Brentford left-back Yoann Barbet but will have to hold off competition from Stoke City. (Football Insider)

West Bromwich Albion want to prioritise moves for a left sided centre-back and a dynamic box-to-box midfielder in January. (Birmingham Live)

Championship clubs such as Leeds United, Middlesbrough, Derby County and Sheffield United have been dealt a major blow in their pursuit of Ronan Curtis after he revealed he wants to stay Portsmouth, claiming he is now a "Pompey lad". (iNews)

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Aston Villa and Derby County are preparing a fresh loan move for Chelsea's hot prospect Ethan Ampadu. Both clubs have a connection to the Blues in Frank Lampard and John Terry. (Birmingham Live)

Sheffield United are said to be one of three Championship clubs interested in signing Lincoln City winger Harry Anderson. Norwich City and Blackburn are among the other clubs linked. (Football Insider)

Jay Fulton has joined Joe Rodon as the latest player to commit his future to Swansea City with Connor Roberts and Matt Grimes talks ongoing. (Wales Online)

Queens Park Rangers have completed the double signing of youngsters Lewis Walker and Charlie Rowan following their releases from Derby County and Watford, respectively. (Various)