The summer has arrived and the transfer rumours have begun.

Below are a list of who has been linked with who in the Championship.

Wednesday June 26th

Sheffield Wednesday could benefit from Chelsea appointing Frank Lampard as their new manager, as the Blues legend is unlikely to fight to keep Owls target Michael Hector at the club. (Sheffield Star)

Reading are honing in on a £250,000 swoop for AFC Wimbledonstriker Joe Pigott, who bagged 18 goals for his side last season. (Daily Mail)

Bournemouth have agreed a deal with Championship side Millwall over the sale of winger Connor Mahoney – who spent last season on loan with fellow Championship side Birmingham City. (Daily Mail)

Middlesbrough will waste no time in finding a replacement for goalkeeper Dimi Konstantopoulos, but are expected to keep Darren Randolph as their first choice stopper. (Northern Echo)

Stoke City are currently in pursuit for Huddersfield Town’s captain Tommy Smith.(The Sun)

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Huddersfield Town have rejected an offer from Al Ahly for winger Ramadan Sobhi. (Football Insider)

Leeds United have opened talks with Manchester City over the re-signing of winger Jack Harrison, ( Leeds Live)

Sheffield United are closing in on QPR’s Luke Freeman who is reportedly going to Bramall Lane in a deal worth more than £3m. (Sky Sports)

Lee Bowyer is an 18/1 shot to become Derby County and replace Frank Lampard as manager despite only signing a new deal at The Valley last week.

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Watford’s attempts to sign Aaron Mooy are ‘way off’ according to reports. (Examiner)

Hull City are lining up a loan move for Everton winger Josh Bowler, (Hull Live)

Aston Villa interest in Porto’s Moussa Marega seems over after learning his release clause was more than £30million. (Birmingham Live)

Everton have joined the race to sign Bristol City’s Adam Webster, (the Sun)

Hull City have joined the race to sign long term Bristol City target Sammie Szmodics. (Bristol Post)

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Adam Davies, Nick Powell, Lee Gregory, Jordan Cousins and Liam Lindsay are all joining Stoke, the club announced on Tuesday afternoon.


Tuesday's Gossip

Celtic are interested in signing Huddersfield Town full-back Tommy Smith as Mikael Lustig’s replacement. (The Daily Mail)

Hull City are on the verge of announcing the signing of Matt Ingram as they put the finishing touches to his transfer from Queens Park Rangers (Football Insider)

Tottenham look set to land Leeds’ Jack Clarke in a £12million bid. (FI)

Walsall have signed former Fulham striker Elijah Adebayo after being released by the Craven Cottage outfit. (BBC)

Reported Leeds target Ander Iturraspe is believed to have told Athletic Bilbao that he is leaving this summer.

Irish defender Ryan Burke, 18, has turned professional with Birmingham. (BCFC)

Aston Villa were reportedly close to completing a late swoop for Rangers bound Joe Aribo.

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Fulham failed in January to land Benoit Poulain after his club Club Brugge went back on promises to listen to offers for the 31-year-old. (Walfoot)