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Championship Summer Transfers

The Royals have made three signings, but how busy have our Championship rivals been?

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Blackburn Rovers


OUT: Tom Cairney (Fulham); David Dunn (released); Paulo Jorge (released); Joshua King (AFC Bournemouth); Josh Morris (Bradford City); Paul Robinson (released); Yann Songo'o (released)

Birmingham City

IN: Alex Jones (West Bromwich Albion); Tomasz Kuszczak (Wolverhampton Wanderers); Adam Legzdins (Leyton Orient); Jacques Maghoma (Sheffield Wednesday)

OUT: Amari'i Bell (Fleetwood Town); Colin Doyle (Blackpool); Mark Duffy (Burton Albion); Matt Green (Mansfield Town); Gavin Gunning (released); Olly Lee (released); Darren Randolph (West Ham United); Callum Reilly (Burton Albion); Nikola Zigic (released)

Bolton Wanderers

IN: Ben Amos (Manchester United); Gary Madine (Sheffield Wednesday); Derik Osede (Real Madrid)

OUT: Keith Andrews (released); Alex Baptiste (Middlesbrough); Jermaine Beckford (Preston North End); Ádám Bogdán (Liverpool); Craig Davies (Wigan Athletic); Georg Iliev; Andy Lonergan (Fulham); Matt Mills (Nottingham Forest); Sanmi Odelusi (Wigan Athletic); Rochinha (end of loan); Simeon Slavchev (end of loan)


IN: Yoann Barbet (FC Niort); Andreas Bjelland (FC Twente); Akaki Gogia (Hallescher FC); Konstantin Kerschbaumer (Admira Wacker Modling); Ryan Williams (Morecambe)

OUT: Betinho (end of loan); Tony Craig (Millwall); Richard Lee (retired); Alfie Mawson (Barnsley); Kevin O'Connor (retired); Emmanuel Oyeleke (Exeter City); Nick Proschwitz (SC Paderborn)

Brighton & Hove Albion

IN: Gaetan Bong (Wigan Athletic); Tomer Hemed (UD Almería); Niki Maenpaa (VVV-Venlo); Liam Rosenior (Hull City)

OUT: Ali Al-Habsi (end of loan); Joe Bennett (end of loan); Leon Best (end of loan); Mustapha Carayol (end of loan); Gary Gardner (end of loan); Greg Halford (end of loan); Paddy McCourt (Luton Town)

Bristol City


OUT: Wade Elliott (retired); Jay Emmanuel-Thomas (Queens Park Rangers); Karleigh Osborne (AFC Wimbledon)


IN: Matthew Lowton (Aston Villa); Jelle Vossen (Genk)

OUT: Danny Ings (Liverpool); Steven Reid (retired); Kieran Trippier (Tottenham Hotspur); Ross Wallace (released)

Cardiff City

IN: Semi Ajayi (Arsenal); Sammy Ameobi (Newcastle United)

OUT: Danny Gabbidon (released); Charlie Horton (Leeds United); Nicky Maynard (released); Kevin McNaughton (released); Kévin Théophile-Catherine (Saint-Étienne); Josh Yorwerth (Ipswich Town)

Charlton Athletic

IN: Patrick Bauer (Marítimo); El Hadji Ba (Sunderland); Simon Makienok (Palermo)

OUT: Frédéric Bulot (end of loan); Yoni Buyens (end of loan); Simon Church (MK Dons); Neil Etheridge (Walsall); Joe Gomez (Liverpool); Christophe Lepoint (Zulte Waregem)

Derby County

IN: Chris Baird (West Bromwich Albion); Darren Bent (Aston Villa); Scott Carson (Wigan Athletic); Thomas Ince (Hull City); Alex Pearce (Reading); Andreas Weimann (Aston Villa)

OUT: Ross Etheridge (Accrington Stanley); John Eustace (released); Omar Mascarell (end of loan); Lee Naylor (released); Tom Naylor (Burton Albion); Jamie Ward (Nottingham Forest); Zak Whitbread (released)


IN: Tom Cairney (Blackburn Rovers); Andy Lonergan (Bolton Wanderers); Jamie O'Hara (Blackpool); Ben Pringle (Rotherham United); Jazz Richards (Swansea City)

OUT: Stephen Arthurworrey (Yeovil Town); Jonathan Buatu Mananga (Waasl.-Beveren); Adil Chihi; Chris David; Tim Hoogland (VfL Bochum); Gábor Király (Szombathely); Hugo Rodallega (released); Bryan Ruiz (Sporting Lisbon); Konstantinos Stafylidis (end of loan); Maarten Stekelenburg (Southampton)

Huddersfield Town

IN: Jason Davidson (West Bromwich Albion); Dean Whitehead (Middlesbrough)

OUT: Conor Coady (Wolverhampton Wanderers); Anthony Gerrard (released); Martin Paterson (released); Jon Stead (Notts County)

Hull City


OUT: Joe Dudgeon (released); Maynor Figueroa (released); Steve Harper (released); Thomas Ince (Derby County); Paul McShane (Reading); Mark Oxley (Hibernian); Stephen Quinn (Reading); Liam Rosenior (Brighton); Yannick Sagbo (released)

Ipswich Town

IN: Ryan Fraser (AFC Bournemouth); Ainsley Maitland-Niles (Arsenal); Brett Pitman (AFC Bournemouth); Josh Yorwerth (Cardiff City)

OUT: Tyrone Mings (AFC Bournemouth); Anthony Wordsworth (Southend United)

Leeds United

IN: Sol Bamba (Palermo); Lee Erwin (Motherwell); Charlie Horton (Cardiff City); Chris Woods (Leicester City)

OUT: Adryan (end of loan); Rodolph Austin (released); Zan Benedicic (end of loan); Edgar Cani (end of loan); Dario Del Fabro (end of loan); Brian Montenegro (end of loan); Granddi N'Goyi (end of loan); Stuart Taylor (released); Michael Tonge (released); Aidy White (Rotherham United)


IN: Alex Baptiste (Middlesbrough)

OUT: Fernando Amorebieta (end of loan); Patrick Bamford (end of loan); Ryan Fredericks (end of loan); Seb Hines (released); Tomás Kalas (end of loan); Emmanuel Ledesma (Rotherham United); Tomás Mejías (end of loan); Kenneth Omeruo (end of loan); Dwight Tiendalli (end of loan); József Varga (end of loan); Jelle Vossen (end of loan); Dean Whitehead (Huddersfield); Luke Williams (Scunthorpe United); Milos Veljkovic (end of loan)

Milton Keynes Dons

IN: Simon Church (Charlton Athletic); Cody Cropper (Southampton); Dale Jennings (Barnsley); Joe Walsh (Crawley Town)

OUT: Dele Alli (end of loan); Keith Andrews (end of loan); Lewis Baker (end of loan); Jonson Clarke-Harris (end of loan); Devante Cole (end of loan); Danny Green (Luton Town); Will Grigg (end of loan); Rob Hall (end of loan)

Nottingham Forest

IN: Matt Mills (Nottingham Forest); Jamie Ward (Derby County)

OUT: Danny Collins (Rotherham United); Karl Darlow (end of loan); Greg Halford (Rotherham United); Dan Harding (released); Louis Laing (Motherwell); Jamaal Lascelles (end of loan); Jamie Mackie (Queens Park Rangers); Lars Veldwijk (PEC Zwolle)

Preston North End

IN: Jermaine Beckford (Bolton Wanderers); Paul Gallagher (Leicester City)

OUT: David Buchanan (Northampton Town); Sylvan Ebanks-Blake (Chesterfield); Lee Holmes (Exeter City); Jack King (Scunthorpe United); Keith Keane (Cambridge United); Scott Laird (Scunthorpe United); Thorsten Stuckmann (Doncaster Rovers); Scott Wiseman (Scunthorpe United)

Queens Park Rangers

IN: Jay Emmanuel-Thomas (Bristol City); Ben Gladwin (Swindon Town); Massimo Luongo (Swindon Town); Jamie Mackie (Nottingham Forest); Joseph N'Guessan (Stevenage); Sebastian Polter (FSV Mainz); Axel Prohouly (Monaco)

OUT: Bruno Andrade (released); Joey Barton (released); Richard Dunne (released); Max Ehmer (Gillingham); Rio Ferdinand (retired); Jordan Gibbons (Yeovil Town); Karl Henry (released); Mauricio Isla (end of loan); Niko Kranjcar (end of loan); Brian Murphy (released); Adel Taarabt (Benfica); Eduardo Vargas (end of loan); Shaun Wright-Phillips (released); Bobby Zamora (released)


IN: Jonathan Bond (Watford); Stephen Quinn (Hull City); Orlando Sa (Legia Warsaw)

OUT: Mikkel Andersen (FC Midtjylland); Ryan Edwards (released); Adam Federici (AFC Bournemouth); Zat Knight  (released); Alex Pearce (Derby County); Jure Travner (released); Yakubu Aiyegbeni (released)

Rotherham United

IN: Lewis Buxton (Sheffield Wednesday); Danny Collins (Nottingham Forest); Greg Halford (Nottingham Forest); Emmanuel Ledesma (Middlesbrough); Joe Mattock (Sheffield Wednesday); Tom Thorpe (Manchester United); Aidy White (Leeds United)

OUT: Kári Árnason (Malmö FF); Richard Brindley (Colchester United); Rob Milson (Notts County); Craig Morgan (Wigan Athletic); Ben Pringle (Fulham); Danny Rowe (Wycombe Wanderers); Mat Sadler (Shrewsbury Town)

Sheffield Wednesday

IN: Darryl Lachman (FC Twente), Jack Hunt (Crystal Palace); Vincent Sasso (Braga)

OUT: Lewis Buxton (Rotherham United); Giles Coke (released); Paul Corry (released); Rafael Floro (Belenenses); Dejan Kelhar (released); Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers); Jacques Maghoma (Birmingham City); Joe Mattock (Rotherham United); Kamil Zayatte (released)

Wolverhampton Wanderers

IN: Conor Coady (Huddersfield Town); Sylvain Deslandes (SM Caen); Jed Wallace (Portsmouth)

OUT: Jake Cassidy (Oldham Athletic); Leon Clarke (Bury); Tomasz Kuszczak (Birmingham City); Sam Ricketts (Coventry City); Bakary Sako (end of contract)

Information taken from Transfermarkt

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