Championship

Leeds United 'rejected multiple offers' for starlet over summer, Patrick Bamford eyes Eddie Nkiteah strike partnership - Championship gossip

The Championship may only be six games deep, but already the strongest sides are making their presence known at the top of the table, while a number of big clubs are surprisingly languishing down at the bottom.

Well, there's plenty of time for all that to change, and Championship sides will be focusing hard on hitting the ground running after the international break. Scroll through the gallery to see all the latest news and gossip from the English second tier...

Nottingham Forest defender Michael Dawson has claimed the club have a squad more than capable of achieving promotion, after going five matches without a defeat. (Nottingham Post)

1. Forest defender backs side for promotion

Nottingham Forest defender Michael Dawson has claimed the club have a squad more than capable of achieving promotion, after going five matches without a defeat. (Nottingham Post)
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Derby County midfielder Krystian Bielik has claimed he's eager to one day play for Arsenal, and that a summer move to AC Milan fell through before he agreed to join the Rams. (Football League World)

2. Rams summer signing target future Gunners move

Derby County midfielder Krystian Bielik has claimed he's eager to one day play for Arsenal, and that a summer move to AC Milan fell through before he agreed to join the Rams. (Football League World)
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Sheffield Wednesday's former loanee and key summer target Michael Hector has officially agreed to join Fulham, and the deal go through when the transfer window opens in January. (BBC Sport)

3. Owls key target joins Cottagers

Sheffield Wednesday's former loanee and key summer target Michael Hector has officially agreed to join Fulham, and the deal go through when the transfer window opens in January. (BBC Sport)
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Charlton Athletic have snapped up free agent defender Adam Mathews, who joins the Addicks after impressing during a trial spell with the club. (Sunderland Echo)

4. Addicks land ex-Celtic defender

Charlton Athletic have snapped up free agent defender Adam Mathews, who joins the Addicks after impressing during a trial spell with the club. (Sunderland Echo)
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