Championship rumours: Leeds United boss hints at new stars' debut, Liverpool close to signing backup goalkeeper, Derby County dealt injury blow

The 2019/20 Championship season is now well underway, and looks set to be an enthralling campaign as sides jostled for the all-important play-off places.

Tuesday, 13th August 2019, 6:55 am
Championship rumours

Here's the latest rumours from the Championship...

Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes has admitted his defender Scott McKenna was disappointed not to leave on deadline day, as the likes of Sheffield Wednesday pursued a deal. (Scottish Sun)
Ligue 1 side Marseille are understood to be plotting a raid for Swansea City striker Andre Ayew, who began his career with the French side. (Goal)
Derby County winger Ikechi Anya looks likely to be out with injury, as a calf injury he picked up in a pre-season clash against Rangers appears to be more serious than initially thought. (Derby Telegraph)

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A host of European sides are said to be keeping tabs on Birmingham City midfielder Kerim Mrbati, who has struggled for game time since joining the club last January. (Birmingham Mail)
Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa has suggested that some of the club's new signings will make their debuts this evening, as the Whites take on Salford City in the Carabao Cup. (Yorkshire Evening Post)
Liverpool are on the verge of snapping up former Leeds and Middlesbrough goalkeeper Andy Lonergan, as the Reds look to find cover for injured stopper Alisson. (Daily Mail)