Leeds United set to battle for exciting youth international striker, Whites to rival Celtic for £7 million-rated goalkeeper - Championship gossip

Leeds United face Fulham in the Championship this weekend, and will be eager to put their 2-0 loss to Cardiff City behind them and continue to push on towards automatic promotion.

Friday, 26th June 2020, 7:30 am
Updated Friday, 26th June 2020, 7:49 am
Championship

Marcelo Bielsa's have a comfortable seven-point gap keeping them securely in the automatic promotion spots, and will look to extend it over the coming weeks by picking up some wins. Here's all the latest news and transfer gossip from the Championship:

Derby County could be set to challenge Hearts for veteran goalkeeper Craig Gordon, who is available as a free agent after being released by Celtic earlier in the summer. (Daily Record)
Bulgarian side CSKA Sofia have been linked with a surprise move for Middlesbourgh midfielder Marvin Johnson, as new manager Neil Warnock prepares to shape his new side. (The 72)

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Sheffield Wednesday forward Fernando Forestieri has posted a cryptic message on Instagram following the new he won't be extended his deal with the side, with a caption referencing a 'one-sided story' (The Star)
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson has been touted as a potential replacement for Burnley manager Sean Dyche, should the Clarets' coach decide to move on at the end of the current campaign. (Daily Mail)
Leeds United and Norwich City have been credited with an interest in NEC striker Ole Romeny. However, La Liga side Real Sociedad are also understood to be in the mix. (Football Espana)
Bayern Munich could be set to hijack Borussia Dortmund's move for Birmingham City wonderkid Jude Bellingham, with reports suggesting the Bundesliga champions could offer more lucrative terms. (Kicker)
Birmingham City are rumoured to be plotting a shock swoop for Rangers manager Steven Gerrard, and his odds of replacing Pep Clotet have been slashed from 66/1 to 33/1. (Sky Bet)
Luton Town and Bristol City have been tipped to battle it out for Cardiff City defender Jazz Richards, who is set to leave the Bluebirds when his contract expires at the end of the month. (Wales Online)
Leeds United are rumoured to be eyeing AEK Athens goalkeeper Vasilios Barkas, who is understood to also be a target of Celtic. He's been capped ten times by Greece. (Sport Witness)