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What a year it’s been for football. With transfer season in full swing, things will intensify, punters all over the world have enjoyed playing wagers on the championship all season long. Does sports betting need to be specifically on upcoming games or live action? More to the point, why can’t pick a championship winning team before a single ball has been kicked? Trust in your sporting knowledge and use the Betfred promo code 2019 to get a head start on the season. 

Let’s take a closer look at the Championship transfer predictions for next season. There’s talk of Leeds United aggressively pursuing recently promoted Aston Villa’s Tommy Elphick. Elphick has been dropped and listed as a free agent following Villa’s recent promotion.

Norwich City have been pursuing Jordan Rhodes, even with Sheffield setting a £7 million fee for a successful bid. Swansea City are taking aim at Ruben Lameiras of Plymouth Argyle for an undisclosed fee. Middlesbrough are also showing interest in Jonas Knudsen who is set to leave Ipswich Town this summer. The 26-year-old from Denmark is hot property this summer, with several clubs showing strong interest.

Needless to say, there are countless rumours catching fire through the Championship right now. With some big deals potentially taking place, let’s see who’s going where.

Maurizio Sarri leaving Chelsea

With Maurizio Sarri being so unsettled at Chelsea, he has now officially told the club he wants to leave this summer. How does this relate to the championship you ask? Well, a certain Frank Lampard of Derby County is rumoured to be interested in the move. Will Lampard be back at Stamford Bridge for the 19/20 season? Time will tell.

Grealish rumoured to be staying put

With Aston Villa concerned that one of their star players in the form of Jack Grealish would be snatched up by Premier League clubs should their side not be promoted, he has now protested that he’d like to stay at the club. No surprise given their recent promotion.

Will Lowe go?

Portsmouth’s top scorer Jamal Lowe is being headhunted by three championship clubs currently. Leeds, Cardiff and Wigan are currently expressing interest in the striker.

Roberts to Norwich

Patrick Roberts of Manchester City has undergone a medical at Norwich City and is set to join the club for a season long loan.

With the transfer window now open, changes and stories will come about daily. Be sure to stay up to date on all the latest transfer news!