Championship

Leeds United ace on Premier League side's radar, Whites tipped to pursue fresh investment, Hull City trial ex-Serie A striker

The Championship is back in town this weekend, and Leeds United will be looking to power past Barnsley and resume their push for a title challenge.

As usual, there's been heaps of buzz and gossip flying around behind the scenes in the second tier, as clubs look to hit the ground running again this weekend. Click and scroll through the gallery to see all the latest news and rumours from the Championship...

Fulham are said to be scrapping with the likes of Barcelona to land 15-year-old prodigy Joselito, who has been tearing it with Spanish third tier side Coria. (Sport Witness)

1. Cottagers battle Barcelona for wonderkid

Fulham are said to be scrapping with the likes of Barcelona to land 15-year-old prodigy Joselito, who has been tearing it with Spanish third tier side Coria. (Sport Witness)
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The son of former Liverpool owner George Gillett is set to be in talks to buy Derby County, with their current owner Mel Morris likely to demand 60m for the sale. (Daily Mail)

2. Potential buyer eyes up Rams

The son of former Liverpool owner George Gillett is set to be in talks to buy Derby County, with their current owner Mel Morris likely to demand 60m for the sale. (Daily Mail)
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Hull City are understood to have taken ex-Palermo striker Norbert Balogh in on a trial period, before deciding whether to sign the free agent on a permanent deal. (The 72)

3. Tigers take ex-Serie A striker on trial

Hull City are understood to have taken ex-Palermo striker Norbert Balogh in on a trial period, before deciding whether to sign the free agent on a permanent deal. (The 72)
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Wigan Athletic manager Paul Cook has claimed he's unfazed by reports linking wonderkid striker Joe Gelhardt to the likes of Liverpool, and has revealed he has no intentions of selling him any time soon. (Wigan Today)

4. Latics manager stands firm on starlet exit talk

Wigan Athletic manager Paul Cook has claimed he's unfazed by reports linking wonderkid striker Joe Gelhardt to the likes of Liverpool, and has revealed he has no intentions of selling him any time soon. (Wigan Today)
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