Sheffield Wednesday scouts eye Portuguese targets, Cardiff City chase ex-Manchester City starlet - Championship gossip

Sheffield Wednesday will be looking to build on their stunning 4-1 away win to Middlesbrough last weekend with another impressive result this evening, when they take on Hull City at the KCOM Stadium. The Owls’ push for promotion is looking steady so far under new manager Garry Monk, and another three points on the road would make for an excellent start to the new month.

Tuesday, 1st October 2019, 6:48 am
Updated Tuesday, 1st October 2019, 7:48 am
Championship rumours

We're now just three months away from the transfer window re-opening, and the opening nine fixtures will have given the division's managers plenty food for thought in terms of where they want to recruit new players in January. Meanwhile, there's plenty of rumours bubbling away in the background. Click and scroll your way through the gallery to see all the latest news and gossip from the Championship.

Derby County captain Richard Keogh could be sidelined for as long as 15 months with a knee injury, after being involved in the drink-driving car crash that saw two of his teammates arrested. (BBC Sport). (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)
Birmingham City manager Pep Clotet has revealed new signing Josh McEachran still has work to do to regain full match fitness, after the ex-Chelsea man joined on a free agent deal. (Birmingham Mail). (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

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Leeds United are reportedly set to drop fan's favourite Ezgjan Alioski, despite their manager not being prone to rotation, and may look to start Barry Douglas instead against West Brom. (Football Insider). (Photo by Lewis Storey/Getty Images)
Ex-France manager Raymond Domenech has branded Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa's style of football as 'impossible', claiming that his counter-pressing strategy isn't suited to his current crop of players. (Sport Witness). (Photo credit: LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)
Sheffield Wednesday scouts are said to have overseen Benfica's 1-0 win over Vitoria Setuba last weekend, as the club continue to formulate plans for future transfer windows. (Sport Witness). (Photo credit: PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP/Getty Images)
Huddersfield Town manager Danny Cowley has revealed he may look to loan out either Joel Coleman or Ryan Schofield in January, as he looks to secure his backup 'keepers first team football. (Hull Examiner). (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)
Cardiff City may be forced to pay Nantes the entire £15m transfer fee for Emiliano Sala, who tragically died in a plane crash last January. The two clubs remain locked in a legal dispute over the situation. (Daily Telegraph). (Photo credit: LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)
Swansea City manager Steve Cooper has showered Charlton Athletic boss Lee Bowyer with praise ahead of their match on Tuesday evening, and has urged his side to head into the game with the right mentality. (Wales Online). (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)
Cardiff City are said to be keeping tabs on former Manchester City youth academy starlet Curtis Anderson, who is currently on the books at USL Championship side Charlotte Independence. (The 72). (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)