Championship rumours: Boro battle for £5m winger | Leeds launch £2.5m bid | Updates on Aston Villa, Stoke

With under three weeks of the transfer window remaining, Middlesbrough and their Championship rivals continue to work hard behind the scenes.

Thursday, 19th July 2018, 10:08 am
Updated Thursday, 19th July 2018, 10:12 am
Could this man be set for a switch to the Riverside?
Could this man be set for a switch to the Riverside?

And reports today suggest that Tony Pulis is continuing to pursue a winger - although he will face competition for the talented wideman.

RUMOURS: Middlesbrough handed boost in £10m dealElsewhere, there are updates on a host of other clubs from around the second tier as teams hurry to get deals done.

Could this man be set for a switch to the Riverside?

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Here's the rumours doing the rounds today:

Middlesbrough remain keen on a deal for Aston Villa winger Albert Admoah - but will face competition from Championship rivals West Brom. With Aston Villa looking to reduce their costs this summer, Adomah is one of a host of players being linked with a move away from the club. A fee of £5m will reportedly be required to prise him away from Villa Park (Teamtalk)

Winger Florian Jozefzoon has a decision to make, after both Leeds and Derby launched bids - reported to be around the £2.5m mark - for the wideman (Yorkshire Post)

Meanwhile, Leeds look set to confirm the signing of 19-year-old goalkeeper Dimitar Sheytanov after the stopper announced his departure from Levski Sofia (Talksport)

Stoke City are interested in Huddersfield Town winger Tom Ince (Sky Sports)

TRANSFERS: Brazilian defender leaves Middlesbrough for FranceThe Potters are also interested in an £8m deal for Aston Villa centre back James Chester (Mail)

Sheffield United have launched a £5m bid for Ipswich Town striker Martyn Waghorn (Daily Star)

Jack Grealish remains in talks over a move to Tottenham as Aston Villa look set to lose their prize asset (Sky Sports)

REVEALED: Middlesbrough's Checkatrade Trophy opponents - plus news on rule changesSwansea could lose Alfie Mawson and Sam Clucas, with Burnley keen on a £20m double deal (Mail)

Defender John Egan looks set to leave Brentford after the Bees accepted a bid from Sheffield Untied (West London Sport)