Preston North End are planning for the new season, with Peter Ridsdale telling the Lancashire Post that talks over targets have been had with head coach Frankie McAvoy.
The Championship saw the first legs of the play-off semi-finals played on Monday night, with Bournemouth beating Brentford 1-0 and Swansea winning by the same scoreline at Barnsley.
The second legs are being played on Saturday.
1. Wales move for striker in the offing
Luton Town striker James Collins, who scored a hat-trick against Preston last December and was recently linked with them, is set to join Cardiff City on a free transfer this summer. (Northern Echo)
2. Middlesbrough eye Rotherham front man
Rotherham striker Michael Smith is being eyed by Middlesbrough as Neil Warnock looks to bolster the Boro attack. (Teesside Live)
3. Birmingham release 13 players
Birmingham City have released 13 players from the first-team squad at the end of their contracts, including midfielder Dan Crowley. (BBC Sport)
4. Forest chase Boro striker
Nottingham Forest are interested in signing Middlesbrough striker Chuba Akpom who is being allowed to leave the Riverside Stadium. (Nottingham Post)
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