Leeds United poised for major investment, Marcelo Bielsa's former player lays into Whites boss - Championship gossip

The Championship is back this weekend, and Leeds United will travel to Barnsley on Sunday fully focused on picking up another three points The Whites are currently third in the table, but only three points off current winners Swansea City.

Friday, 13th September 2019, 7:46 am
Championship

As usual, there's plenty going on behind the scenes in the second tier, as clubs look to hit the ground running following the international break. Scroll and click through the gallery to see all the latest news and gossip from the Championship...

Birmingham City manager Pep Clotet has revealed he wants more time to assess former Chelsea midfielder Josh McEachran, before deciding whether to sign the free agent trialist. (Birmingham Mail)
Derby County look set to be without teenage star Jayden Bogle for this evening's clash against Reading, after failing to recover from a troublesome ankle injury. (Evening Express)
Rangers boss Steven Gerrard has claimed new signing Joe Aribo made the right decision to move to Ibrox, after he turned down Charlton Athletic before signing the deal. (Scottish Sun)

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Manchester United are rumoured to be lining up a rumour for Reading's starlet goalkeeper Coniah Boyce-Clarke, who plays regularly for the club's U23s despite being just 16. (Mirror)
Leeds United are set to invest upwards of 25m into the club's training ground, as they look to establish a 'world class' set of facilities on the edge of the city centre. (Football Insider)
Charlton Athletic and Fulham are rumoured to be interested in Brazilian starlet Thiago Pinto, who has apparently been making waves in the Spanish fourth tier with Manresa. (Sport Witness)
Australian side Western Sydney Wanderers are believed to be lining up a move for Blackburn Rovers' veteran striker Danny Graham, whose contract is set to expire in the summer. (The World Game)
Sheffield Wednesday manager Garry Monk has claimed he'll not be planning for the next transfer window until nearer the time, and will instead focus on the players he has rather than potential new signings. (Sheffield Star)
Marseille's Maxime Lopez has hit out at his former manager Marcelo Bielsa, claiming he deeply regretted turning down Liverpool, after the now-Leeds boss subsequently 'isolated' him from the first team. (HITC)