Preston North End: Championship talk round-up - Millwall eye Stoke striker, Middlesbrough land winger

Most Championship clubs are due to return to pre-season training this week and the transfer market is hotting up.

Wednesday, 30th June 2021, 10:00 am
Updated Wednesday, 30th June 2021, 10:16 am
All the talk from the Championship

Thursday will be a significant day in the transfer window, with a number of players coming out of contract and officially becoming available on Bosmans.

Preston North End have done three pieces of business so far, signing Liam Lindsay and Izzy Brown on permanent deals, with Sepp van den Berg returning on loan.

Their attempt to bring Matthew Olosunde to Deepdale is dragging on, having made the former Rotherham right-back an offer.

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Millwall are trying to sign Stoke striker Benik Afobe on loan. (London News Online)

Here is a round-up of all the Championship transfer talk and gossip.

Peterborough have been linked with Ipswich midfielder Flynn Downes. (East Anglian Daily Times)
Barnsley have appointed former Austria international Markus Schopp as their new manager. (Various)
Barnsley skipper Alex Mowatt is set to join West Bromwich Albion on a Bosman this week. (The Athletic)
Sammy Ameobi has joined Middlesbrough on a two-year contract after being freed by Nottingham Forest, (Boro official website)
Peterboriught United have signed Lincoln City midfielder Jorge Grant for an undisclosed fee. (Peterborough Telegraph)
Stoke right-back Moritz Bauer has joined Russian side FC Ufa. He's been on loan there. (Stoke official website)
Sheffield United want £35m for Napoli target Sander Berge. Arsenal are also interested. (Sheffield Star)
Paul Mullin has turned down the offer of a new contract at Cambridge United and will leave the Abbey Stadium. Middlesbrough, PNE and Blackburn haven been linked. (Various)
Coventry want to land Derby County striker Martyn Waghorn. He's out of contract at Pride Park this week. (Football League World)