Sheffield Wednesday battling Hull City to sign international winger, Leeds United 'make contact' with Nketiah replacement, and more

Sheffield Wednesday are looking to make some additions to boost their promotion push in today’s roundup of Championship rumours.

Saturday, 4th January 2020, 7:00 am
Latest rumours

Premier League side Newcastle United will go up against Aston Villa in an attempt to sign Middlesbrough winger James Tavernier in the January transfer window. (Daily Mail)

After losing Eddie Nketiah when he was recalled to Arsenal, Leeds United have reportedly stepped up their pursuit of Che Adams, and have apparently made contact with Southampton about his availability. (Football Insider)

Sheffield Wednesday are reportedly set to battle Yorkshire rivals Hull City in a bid to sign former Ireland international winger Aiden McGeady from League One side Sunderland. (Sunderland Echo)

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Ex-Leeds United winger Jack Clarke is reportedly likely to join Middlesbrough on loan from Tottenham Hotspur. (The 72)

Sunderland will launch a move for striker Sam Winnall, with the striker’s Sheffield Wednesday contract set to run out in the summer. (Northern Echo)

Porto midfielder Sergio Oliveira has been linked with a move to Nottingham Forest. (Nottinghamshire Live)

Aston Villa reportedly want to sign keeper Jack Butland from Championship side Stoke City. Villa are in need of a new keeper after Tom Heaton was ruled out for the season. (Daily Mail)

Liverpool youngster Herbie Kane has joined Hull City on a loan deal until the end of the season. (Various)

Darragh Lenihan of Blackburn Rovers and Joe Worrall of Nottingham Forest are both of interest to Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder. (The Guardian)