Championship rumours: Middlesbrough striker move blocked | Leeds eye £10m swoop | Updates on Nottingham Forest, Aston Villa

There continues to be a number of transfer rumours swirling around the Championship as the new season nears.

And today's reports suggest that Middlesbrough could be thwarted in their pursuit of a deal for a Championship striker.

Who is linked with Tony Pulis' side today?

Who is linked with Tony Pulis' side today?

Meanwhile, there is plenty of speculation from around the league as transfer activity hots up.

Here's the news hitting the headlines today:

Middlesbrough and Nottingham Forest have been linked with moves for Ipswich Town striker Martyn Waghorn - but Ipswich chairman Marcus Evans has claimed that he will turn down any offers for the frontman (East Anglian Daily Times)

A number of clubs are chasing a £10m deal for Bristol City's Joe Bryan, with Leeds United among those keen to seal a deal (Bristol Post)

Chelsea have given Derby permission to talk to midfielder Kasey Palmer about a permanent switch (Sky Sports)

Former Hull City full-back Moses Odubajo is training with Brentford (Yorkshire Post)

Recently-relegated West Brom and rivals Aston Villa have been linked with a swoop for striker David McGoldrick, who left Ipswich Town at the end of last season (Birmingham Mail)

Lewis Grabban has been linked with a £5m switch to Nottingham Forest - but Birmingham are reportedly interested too (Nottingham Post)

Former Aston Villa defender John Terry is training with Chelsea - but continues to be linked with a move to Derby County (Express)