The summer has arrived and the transfer rumours have begun.

Here are the latest players that have been linked with moves in the Championship.

Monday August 5th

Brentford are battling Wigan Athletic for the signature of Preston North End attacking midfielder Daniel Johnson. (Football Insider)

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Peterborough United has dismissed reports that Championship side Middlesbrough are trying to sign striker Ivan Toney.(Peterborough Today)

Portsmouth are rivalling Championship trio Blackburn Rovers, Brentford and Wigan Athletic for Everton forward Anthony Evans.(Various)

Bristol City are ahead of fellow Championship side Cardiff City in the race to sign Arsenal striker and former Charlton target Eddie Nketiah on loan.(Wales Online)

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Fulham have joined Sheffield United in the hunt for Leicester City midfielder Daniel Amartey. (Football Insider)

Leeds, Fulham, West Brom, Derby, Bristol City, Boro, Luton and Barnsley are all interested in Tottenham's Cameron Carter-Vickers.(TeamTalk)

Boro have been linked with a move for Fenerbahce striker Michael Frey.(Sporx)

Championship side Swansea City are set to complete the loan signing of French striker Aldo Kalulu from Swiss side FC Basel as Steve Cooper looks to fill the gap left after Oli McBurnie’s move to Sheffield United. (Wales Online)

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Fulham are set to complete the signing of Harry Arter on a season-long loan from Bournemouth. (WLS)

Matej Vydra has reportedly requested to leave Burnley this summer with Leeds interested. (Derby Telegraph)

Lee Johnson hopes Callum O'Dowda will sign new Bristol City contract as Fulham move breaks down. (Bristol Live)

Queens Park Rangers manager Mark Warburton is considering a move for Hamburg defender and Scotland international David Bates, (Scottish Sun)

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Charlton are set to accept Middlesbrough's improved bid of £2million for defender Anfernee Dijksteel. (Various)

Aberdeen have received an increased offer for centre-back Scott McKenna, who has been the subject of bids from Championship pair Nottingham Forest and Queens Park Rangers. (The72)

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Stoke have been linked with Burnley centre-back Kevin Long and Crystal Palace striker Connor Wickham.(SOTLive)

Bruno Martins Indi has been linked with Besiktas, so too has Kevin Wimmer while Bojan has been reportedly lined up by Montreal Impact and Badou Ndiaye has been linked with Monaco.(SOTLive)

Kemar Roofe is poised to complete a transfer to Anderlecht.(Leeds Live)

Han-Noah Massengo is on the verge of signing for Bristol Rovers in a £7m deal from French giants Monaco. (Bristol Live)