Preston North End man facing FA probe after incident - Stoke City, Reading and QPR talk

The transfer window may be shut until January – but there’s still plenty of gossip swirling around the internet this morning.

Monday, 23rd November 2020, 8:40 am
All the latest gossip from around the web

Ahead of the window re-opening this winter, clubs are already being linked with a number of potential new signings, as managers look to strengthen in order to achieve their campaign goals.

As always, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the Championship – so scroll and click through the pages to see the latest news and gossip from around the web:

Doncaster Rovers boss Darren Moore has provided an update on the status of on loan goalkeeper, Queens Park Rangers’ Joe Lumley. Moore said: “It’s a seven day loan so it made him eligible for Sunderland and makes him eligible for Blackpool on Tuesday. We’ll be straight onto it, trying to sort it out. Where it will lead us, we don’t know. (Doncaster Free Press)

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Reading manager Veljko Paunovic insists he won't be distracted by transfer speculation linking his players with a move away from the club. (Various)
Derby County, Queens Park Rangers, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Crystal Palace are all eyeing a deal for Peterborough United man Siriki Dembele. (TEAMtalk)
Aberdeen have insisted they won’t ‘sell any players on the cheap’, with striker Sam Cosgrove having been previously linked with all of Middlesbrough, Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City. (Various)
Former Stoke City chief scout Kevin Cruickshank revealed their motives behind signing Ramadan Sobhi from Al Ahly in 2016. He said: “He was obviously skilful but so strong too. He was an 18-year-old then and playing up against big centre-halves. I knew if he came to the Premier League he’d be ok with the physical side. It’s a completely different level but he was an 18-year-old man, not a boy.” (Various)
Sheffield Wednesday manager Tony Pulis claims his side missed Kadeem Harris at Preston North End while hinting he will look for a wide player in January. Pulis also confirmed that striker Jack Marriott has returned to Derby to receive treatment on a calf injury. (Yorkshire Post)
German giants Borussia Dortmund are among Bundesliga clubs tracking Brentford’s Marcus Forss. (The Athletic)
Reading are keen for West Ham and Crystal Palace 'target' Omar Richards to sign a new contract. (Various)
Bournemouth and Leeds United are interested in signing Manchester United’s ex-Sheffield United goalkeeper Dean Henderson on loan. Henderson has been valued at between £40m and £50m previously (The Sun)
Preston's Darnell Fisher was twice caught on camera grabbing Callum Paterson's genitals during Championship clash with Sheffield Wednesday - and the defender could face a big ban after an FA probe. (Daily Mail)