Championship rumour mill: Sheffield United to lose Waghorn to league rivals and Sheffield Wednesday's Forestieri under fire

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

Wednesday, 25th July 2018, 10:32 am
Updated Wednesday, 25th July 2018, 10:37 am
Sheffield United target Martyn Waghorn could be heading to Derby County and Sheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri was involved in a scrap last night

Sheffield United look like they will miss out on Ipswich Town striker Martyn Waghorn, who is rumoured to be on his way to Derby County instead.

The clubs failed to meet a compromise over Waghorn's transfer fee but it looks increasingly likely that the Rams will be able to meet the £8million valuation.

After announcing the signing of David McGoldrick yesterday, Blades boss Chris Wilder has said he is still looking to bring one or two players in.

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Sheffield Wednesday's Fernando Forestieri has come under fire after a final-whistle scrap with opposition players during the Owls' preseason loss to Mansfield Town last night.

Forestieri was linked with a move away from Hillsborough to recently relegated Swansea City yesterday.

Elsewhere in the world of football

Inter Milan have been linked with a move for Barcelona's Lionel Messi following Cristiano Ronaldo's transfer to Juventus. (Guardian)

Real Madrid want to make Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris their new number one. (Guardian)

Arsenal manager Unai Emery is ready to sell Danny Welbeck. (Sun)

Harry Maguire, Toby Alderweireld and Leonardo Bonucci have all been earmarked as potential targets for Manchester United. (Daily Mail)

Jack Grealish will tell Aston Villa he wants to join Tottenham so he can play Champions League football. (Daily Telegraph)