Championship

Leeds United star on Premier League side's radar, Whites tipped to pursue fresh investment - Championship gossip

The Championship resumes this weekend, and Leeds United will be looking to improve on their disappointing loss to Swansea City with a comfortable win over Barnsley.

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

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)

1. Tigers trial ex-Serie A striker

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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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)

2. 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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Nottingham Forest manager Sabri Lamouchi has admitted that the quality of the Championship took him by surprise, and has lauded the ferocious atmospheres his side have played in so far this season. (Daily Telegraph)

3. Forest boss full of praise for Championship

Nottingham Forest manager Sabri Lamouchi has admitted that the quality of the Championship took him by surprise, and has lauded the ferocious atmospheres his side have played in so far this season. (Daily Telegraph)
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Newcastle United were apparently keen to land Brentford winger Said Benrahma, but could have been put off by the Bees lofty 30m valuation of their star. (HITC)

4. Magpies baulk at Bees' player valuation

Newcastle United were apparently keen to land Brentford winger Said Benrahma, but could have been put off by the Bees lofty 30m valuation of their star. (HITC)
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