Emiliano Marcondes is set to leave Brentford.
Emiliano Marcondes is set to leave Brentford.

Nottingham Forest eye up potential bargain, Leeds and Leicester track midfield prospect plus West Brom manager latest: Transfer gossip

With Championship clubs set to return to pre-season training in the coming weeks, transfer business is set to increase ahead of the 2021/22 campaign.

Wednesday, 23rd June 2021, 11:16 am

Middlesbrough managed to sign goalkeeper Joe Lumley on a free transfer from QPR, yet Boro boss Neil Warnock is still hoping to bring in around eight new players this summer.

Strengthening his sqaud’s attacking options is the priority for Warnock and is an area which cost the Teessiders last season.

Following the departures of Britt Assombalonga and Ashley Fletcher, Boro are clearly short of strikers and will need to address the issue if they are to challenge for promotion.

Elsewhere in the Championship, some clubs are still looking for a new manager as well as new players.

Following relegation from the Premier League, West Brom may have finally found their next boss as they look for a quick return to the top flight.

Here are some of the latest rumours and news stories from the second tier.

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