Championship transfers: Chelsea and Everton linked with Boro star | Leeds and Aston Villa want Premier League man | Updates on West Brom, Stoke

Middlesbrough and their Championship foes continued to be linked with a host of players as the new season approaches.

Tuesday, 12th June 2018, 11:44 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 10:35 am
Will he stay or will he go?

Today's reports offer an update on the future of an in-demand Middlesbrough man, while Leeds and Aston Villa are linked with a Premier League youngster.

Here's the news hitting the headlines today:

Middlesbrough forward Adama Traore is wanted by as many as four Premier League clubs. Interest has been rife in the Spanish star this summer, and top flight clubs are queuing up to sign the ex-Barcelona man who Boro reportedly value at £20m. Everton, Newcastle United, West Ham United and Chelsea are all said to be keen (Yorkshire Post)

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Gary Rowett is keen on bringing in proven Championship quality to his Stoke City side, and wants Newcastle striker Dwight Gayle to lead the line next season (Mirror)

Sheffield Wednesday remain keen on a deal to bring central defender Frederico Venancio to the club after he impressed on loan last season (Yorkshire Post)

West Brom are rumoured to be in 'advanced negotiations' with Bristol City over striker Bobby Reid (Birmingham Mail)

Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson is interesting Leeds and Aston Villa. The stopper impressed on loan at Shrewsbury last season and has a host of admirers with his contract at Old Trafford set to expire (Yorkshire Post)

Brentford midfielder Ryan Woods looks set for a move away from the club, with West Brom interested (Birmingham Mail)

Chelsea look set to beat Manchester United and Arsenal to the signing of Aston Villa winger Jack Grealish (TEAMtalk)

Wolves are keen to sign Leeds goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell for £4m (Yorkshire Post)