Saturday Championship transfer gossip: Preston North End-linked winger latest, QPR defender set for exit, Middlesbrough land winger

A round-up of today’s stories from around the Championship, online and in print.

By Peter Storey
Saturday, 21st August 2021, 8:00 am

Reports linking Preston North Endwith a move for Portsmouth winger Ronan Curtis are wide of the mark.

The Lancashire Post understands that North End making a move for the £2m-rated 25-year-old is unlikely at this stage.

Elsewhere, Middlesbrough have announced the signing of Billericay Town forward Toyosi Olusanya on a two-year deal.

Today's football gossip

Middlesbrough had been scouting Olusanya and he has caught the eye of Boro boss Neil Warnock and the club have snapped him up on a two-year contract.

QPR defender Conor Masterson is set to join Cambridge United on loan, according to West London Sport.

Masterson, 22, is poised to join League One side Cambridge United on loan.

French club Monaco and Belgian side Lommel have both expressed an interest in Reading’s 18-year-old left-back Imari Samuels,according to the TEAMtalk website.