Championship transfer news: Twist in Middlesbrough Bolasie deal? | Leeds want €5m winger | Latest from Aston Villa, Nottingham Forest

Middlesbrough and their Championship rivals continue to be linked with a host of players, with loan deals primarily on the agenda.

Tuesday, 21st August 2018, 8:57 am
Updated Tuesday, 21st August 2018, 9:00 am
Is there a late twist in the Yannick Bolasie to Middlesbrough deal?

And reports today suggest that there may be a late twist in Middlesbrough's pursuit of Yannick Bolasie - despite the winger looking set to seal a move to Teesside.

READ: Tony Pulis set to bolster squad with double deal nearElsewhere, there are updates from a host of clubs around the Championship as deals look to be signed off.

Is there a late twist in the Yannick Bolasie to Middlesbrough deal?

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Here's the transfer news hitting the headlines today:

Middlesbrough remain in pole position to sign Yannick Bolasie - although reports suggest that Aston Villa could make a late move to try and scupper the deal. Villa have been keen on Bolasie too and may make one final push to seal his signature (Liverpool Echo)

MORE: Middlesbrough eyeing £400k full-back from Premier League sideScottish side Rangers are interested in a deal for Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack, who Steve Bruce is keen to move on from Villa Park (Daily Record)

Leeds United are one of several clubs interested in a deal for Lille winger Anwar El-Ghazi, with the €5m winger attracting admiring glances from several French clubs (L'Equipe)

Now their transfer embargo has been lifted, Sheffield Wednesday are eyeing new additions - with Tottenham defender Cameron Carter-Vickers a loan target (Mirror)

Swansea and Stoke City are set to battle it out to secure a deal for Brentford midfielder Ryan Woods (Telegraph)

Tom Huddlestone of Derby County is also interesting Stoke as they chase new midfield additions (Mail)

Norwich City are thought to be keen on a deal for Dijon striker Julio Tavares, who is a Cape Verde international (East Anglian Daily Press)