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The transfer window closed four days ago, however, rumours surrounding deadline day strongly involves Middlesbrough and Leeds United.

Monday, 3rd September 2018, 1:28 pm
Updated Monday, 3rd September 2018, 1:31 pm
George Saville playing for Millwall. Credit: PA

A rival Championship manager says Middlesbrough's offer was "ridiculous" while Leeds failed in a late bid to lure a former Boro player to Elland Road.

Here are the rumours hitting the Championship headlines today:

Millwall manager Neil Harris said Middlesbrough offer for George Saville was too good to turn down from a "business point of view". (TeessideLive)

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Albert Adomah, who was very close to re-joining Boro on Friday, also had the opportunity to join Leeds but was only ever keen on a move back to Teesside. FULL STORY

Former Middlesbrough striker Diego Fabbrini has joined Romanian side FC Botosani on a free transfer after Birmingham City cancelled his contract. (Various)

Bolton Wanderers are interested in signing former Gateshead and current Port Vale midfielder Luke Hannant . (The Sun)

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard is close to landing defender Gareth McAuley following his release from West Bromwich Albion. (Birmingham Mail)

Millwall have recalled young defender James Brown from his loan spell at Livingston (Various)