Sheffield Wednesday target Danny Cowley's compensation fee revealed, ex-Sheffield United boss favourite for Huddersfield job - Championship gossip

Ah, the international break. While there's something a little troubling about there being no domestic football at the weekend, rest assured that second tier sides are still working away tirelessly behind the scenes, as they look to hit the ground running next week.

Thursday, 5th September 2019, 7:55 am
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On top of that, there's the important matter of two clubs still hunting for a new manager - a process they'll want to wrap up sooner rather than later. Click and scroll through the gallery to see all the latest news and gossip from the Championship.

Leeds United have been linked with a surprise January move for Hamilton's 19-year-old defender George Stanger, who has been capped at youth level for New Zealand. (Glasgow Evening Times). (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)
Fulham youngster Steven Sessegnon is believed to be a target for Spurs, who signed his twin brother, Ryan, for £25m on deadline day in the summer transfer window. (The Sun) . (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

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West Bromwich Albion are hopeful of welcoming both Kieran Gibbs and Conor Townsend back to the side after the international break, with manager Slaven Bilic confirming they're close to full fitness. (Birmingham Mail). (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images)
Swansea City have appointed their legendary former player Leon Britton as their new sporting director. He made 520 appearances for the club during his career. (BBC Sport). (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
Sheffield Wednesday are likely to have to fork out £1m if they're to acquire the services of Lincoln City boss Danny Cowley - a compensation fee which Huddersfield Town reportedly met before the manager rejected them. (Daily Mail). (Photo credit: Anthony Devlin/AFP/Getty Images)
Derby County have confirmed their centre-back Max Hunt has completed a loan move to Conference Premier side Aldershot Town, as he looks to continue his impressive development. (Derby Telegraph). (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Tottenham Hotspur winger Jack Clarke could be set to leave Leeds United in January, with Spurs eager for him to play regular first team football elsewhere on loan. (Football.London). (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)
Chelsea are the latest side to be linked with Wigan Atheltic wonderkid Joe Gelhardt, who is also understood to be a target for both Liverpool and Everton. (Goal). (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
Former Hull City and Sheffield United manager Nigel Adkins has emerged as the new, 1/2 odds-on favourite for the Huddersfield Town job, as the Terriers move closer to appointing a new manager. (Sky Bet). (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)