Championship Live: FA Cup third round ties to be played tomorrow, Leeds move to beat rivals to winger signing, Championship clubs handed Jermain Defoe blow | 4 January

The FA Cup is back as Championship teams prepare to play their third round fixtures in the world's oldest cup competition.

Follow today's live blog to keep track of all the latest team news and transfer updates across the Championship - and refresh the page for updates.

Championship Live. Pic Steve Ellis.

Championship Live. Pic Steve Ellis.