Championship transfers: Middlesbrough eye 11-goal forward | Leeds want international striker | Updates on Nottingham Forest, West Brom

Middlesbrough are supposedly keen on this 11-goal forward
Middlesbrough are supposedly keen on this 11-goal forward

Middlesbrough and their Championship rivals continued to be linked with a host of new signings as the 2018/19 campaign approaches.

Tony Pulis' side have today been linked with a promising youngster, while Leeds are keen on an international striker from one of their closest rivals.

There's plenty of other teams in the news too, with updates on deals involving Nottingham Forest and West Brom among others.

Here's the news hitting the headlines today:

Middlesbrough are reportedly keen on Norwich City winger Josh Murphy. The forward, whose twin brother Jacob plays for Newcastle, is reportedly interesting Pulis after he netted 11 goals for the Canaries last season. Premier League duo Brighton and Fulham are also said to be keen (Derbyshire Live)

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Czech Republic international Matej Vydra is interesting Leeds, with the striker set to leave Derby County this summer (Mail)

Leeds are also keen on Slovenian midfielder Leo Stulac, who currently plays for Venezia in Serie B and netted six times in 21 appearances last season (Yorkshire Post)

Hull City look set to seal a deal for Nottingham Forest defender Eric Lichaj - with the Tigers' Max Clark potentially moving the other way (Hull Live)

Wigan's 16-year-old striker Joe Gelhardt is interesting Manchester United, Liverpool and Everton (ESPN)

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Everton, Fulham and Leicester are interested in Norwich midfielder James Maddison, with the Canaries valuing the 21-year-old at £25m (Mirror)

Recently-relegated West Brom are keen on Celtic midfielder Stuart Armstrong - but he would prefer a move to the Premier League (Record)


Goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini has made his loan spell at Atalanta permanent and has left Aston Villa.

West Brom defender Jonny Evans has completed a £3.5m switch to Leicester City.

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Emi Buendia has joined Norwich City for an undisclosed fee.

Former Birmingham City midfielder Jason Lowe has joined Championship rivals Bolton on a free transfer.