Championship rumours: Sheffield Wednesday chase powerhouse defender, Rangers deny Derby approach for Steven Gerrard

The transfer rumour mill is starting to gather pace, as the new season rapidly approaches.

Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 7:06 am
Updated Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 8:06 am
Championship rumours

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

Bristol City look to have missed out on Colchester ace Frankie Kent, with Peterborough United in pole position to land the robust defender. (The Sun)
Huddersfield Town are eyeing up a move for Austria Vienna left-back Boli Mbombo, who is the cousin of Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku. (HITC)

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West Bromwich Albion are closing in on their first signing under Slaven Bilic, with West Ham United’s Reece Oxford on the verge of a £4 million switch. (Daily Star)
Middlesbrough are keeping tabs on Swedish winger Hosam Aiesh, who could be sold for as little as £2 million by his club Ostersunds FK. (Sky Sports)
Leeds are said to have joined Reading in the race to land Liverpool Ovie Ejaria, who is likely to spend another loan spell away from the Reds this summer. (The 72)
Sheffield Wednesday are believed to be chasing Wigan Athletic defender Chey Dunkley, who played a pivotal role in his side’s solid 11th place finish last season. (Football League World
Hull City are among a number of sides said to be interested in MK Dons midfielder Chuks Aneke, who starred in his side’s successful promotion push last season. (Team Talk)
Leeds United have received a boost in their pursuit of Brighton’s talented young defender Ben White, as his club are apparently willing to allow him to join the Whites initially on loan for the upcoming season. (Football Insider)
Rangers have denied reports that their manager Steven Gerrard turned down the Derby County job, amid intense speculation over Frank Lampard’s future. (Scottish Sun)