EFL pundit praises Garry Monk's Sheffield Wednesday, Leeds United target in contract talks, Barnsley tight-lipped over new manager - Championship rumours

As we prepare for this weekend's Championship action - transfer gossip also remains on the agenda from around the web.

Friday, 25th October 2019, 7:35 am
Updated Friday, 25th October 2019, 8:35 am
Latest Championship rumours

Click and scroll your way through the gallery to see all the latest news and gossip from around the second-tier:

Wigan Athletic boss Paul Cook has hinted at a permanent swoop for Charlie Mulgrew, believing there are options to explore in January. (Wigan Today)
Hull City will be without Josh Magennis for four matches after his second red card of the season in the 2-1 win at Nottingham Forest on Wednesday. (Hull Live)

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Boston United manager Craig Elliott revealed his shock at Huddersfield Town’s decision to loan Demeaco Duhaney, who appeared in the Premier League, to the non-league club. (Boston Standard)
Barnsley caretaker manager and bookmakers favourite Adam Murray is still not prepared to say whether he wants the job on a permanent basis. (Sheffield Star)
Middlesbrough manager Jonathan Woodgate says the club will be in the market for players in January after admitting he has a thin squad. (Hartlepool Mail)
Villarreal are being tipped to activate Fulham midfielder Andre Zambo Anguissa’s £25million buyout clause after making an “indisputable’ to his loan spell in Spain. (Super Deporte)
Meanwhile, Besiktas will open talks over re-signing Fulham goalkeeper Fabri, currently on loan at RCD Mallorca, in the near future. (Fotospor)
West Bromwich Albion sporting and technical director Luke Dowling says the club remains optimistic that Leeds United-linked Nathan Ferguson will sign a new deal at the Hawthorns. (Birmingham Live)
Leeds United target Baghdad Bounedjah could be available for half of his €15million release clause. The report claims Marcelo Bielsa would “gladly welcome Bounedjah in his team”. (Compétition)
Former England striker Darren Bent has warned Marcelo Bielsa that Premier League and Championship clubs would happily take Eddie Nketiah off his hands. (Football Insider)
EFL pundit and former Championship manager Ian Holloway says Leeds United "won’t have it easy at Hillsborough on Saturday". (Various)