Leeds United handed major boost in starlet striker chase, Whites loanee set for future talks with manager - Championship gossip

Leeds United will look to extend their highly impressive unbeaten run this weekend, when they host Fulham at Elland Road. The Cottagers have lost their last three games on the bounce, and Marcelo Bielsa's side will be looking to pile on the punishment.

Friday, 20th December 2019, 7:00 am
Updated Friday, 20th December 2019, 7:30 am

Meanwhile, the January transfer window is on the verge of opening, and it'll be interesting to see whether the Whites can secure any new signings. For now, here's all the latest news and gossip from the Championship...

Cardiff City have batted away suggestions that they're interested in signing former Aston Villa striker Jonathan Kodjia, as they believe they already have enough attacking options. (Wales Online)
Newcastle United are 3/1 favourites to sign Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland in January, but face competition from the likes of Leicester City and Aston Villa. (Sky Bet)

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Sheffield Wednesday look to have been handed a major boost in their pursuit of Charlton Athletic striker Lyle Taylor, after he reportedly turned down a new contractoffer from the Addicks. (London News Online)
Paris Saint-Germain are the latest side to be linked with West Bromwich Albion wonderkid Jovan Malcolm, who is also being monitored by Premier League side Arsenal. (Birmingham Mail)
Leeds United loanee Jack Clarke is set for talks with Spurs boss Jose Mourinho this weekend, where he's likely to establish his plans for the second half of the season. (Football Insider)
Turkish sideTrabzonspor are believed to be plotting a January transfer raid for Nottingham Forest's Joao Carvalho, who they are hoping to loan with an option to buy next summer. (Sport Witness)
Luton Town ace Luke Berry has claimed that on its day, Kenilworth Road has the best atmosphere in the division, and that the fans play a huge part in motivating his side. (Dunstable Today)
Brentford are said to be keen on Aston Villa forward Andre Green, who is likely to be recalled from Preston North End in January due to his limited number of first team opportunities. (The 72)
Jurgen Klopp is said to favour his young striker Rhian Brewster joining Leeds United over Swansea City, as he looks to secure a loan for the highly-ratedstarlet. (Goal)