Here are the freshest rumours from around the Championship for Thursday, July 11.
Leeds United ‘offered Cahill’
Leeds United have reportedly been offered the chance to sign Gary Cahill through intermediaries.
Football Insider report that Leeds have been offered Cahill’s services after his departure from Chelsea, despite the player – claimed to be £7.2m-rated – reportedly holding talks with Villa.
Nottingham Forest eye Bordeaux swoop
Nottingham Forest are reported to be aiming to swoop for Bordeaux midfielder Younousse Sankhare.
According to France Football, the club is interested in securing the signature of the 29-year-old, taking him off the hands of the Ligue 1 side. He is reported to be worth around £4.5m.
West Brom eye Porto defender
West Brom are claimed to be interested in acquiring the services of Porto defender Diogo Queirós.
Queirós is considered a key player at Porto and, if the return of Ivan Marcano from Roma is successfully negotiated, he could well be sent out on loan.
Newspaper A Bola suggest any deal with West Brom would be in the early stages.
Swans striker due for medical
Swans striker Jordan Ayew, who has been on international duty with Ghana, is set to complete a permanent switch to Crystal Palace now his side have been knocked out of the African Cup of Nations.
The forward, who spent last season on loan at Selhurst Park, is set to finalise the move in the coming days.
Brentford on verge of £10m sale
Aston Villa are reportedly close to signing Brentford defender Ezri Konsa in a deal worth £10m plus add-ons, report Football Insider.
The Premier League club are looking to add to their already impressive roster of defenders after also securing Tyrone Mings for a club record £26.5 million.
Konsa made a huge impression after just one year with Brentford, playing 42 league matches overall – becoming an integral cog in their system.
Brentford dominate the headlines with reports that star striker Neal Maupay is also looking set for the exit door.
With Konsa and Maupay close to leaving the Bees, manager Thomas Frank has already brought in Leeds defender Pontus Jansson and is reportedly after Southampton forward Sam Gallagher, TeamTalk reports.
A move to West London appeals to Gallagher, while it also guarantees the youngster game time.
The move could cost as much as £5m, competing with Blackburn and Wigan for his signature.
Hull City sign Tom Eaves
The Tigers have completed the signing of free agent Tom Eaves, following his departure from Gillingham last season.
The striker has signed a three year deal at the KC Stadium, getting some City fans excited over his impressive 40 goal haul in two seasons at the Gills.
Albert Adomah joins Forest
Exciting Aston Villa winger Albert Adomah has joined Nottingham Forest on a two-year deal.
NottinghamshireLive can confirm the 31-year-old will join up with Sabri Lamouchi’s team in a bid to make the play-offs.
Adomah’s arrival marks the sixth summer signing made in just two weeks under Lamouchi.