Leeds United's protracted takeover saga may be reaching its conclusion, but their on-field problems continued at Watford
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Wigan and Watford are both trying to sign Chelsea's England Under-21 international midfielder on loan, according to the Daily Mirror. The youngster already has a year's experience in the Championship, after spending last season at Vicarage Road.
Watford's Ikechi Anya has won his first Scotland call-up after being named in Gordon Strachan's squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Belgium and Macedonia next month.
The Glasgow-born player can play full-back or wide midfield. Meanwhile, Leeds forward Ross McCormack has secured a recall.
Derby have verbally agreed a one-year contract with experienced midfielder John Eustace.
Eustace, a former Rams loanee, is a free agent after leaving Watford and he is expected to put pen to paper on the deal this week.
Watford have completed the signings of former Manchester United defender Reece Brown and ex-Hornets loanee Ikechi Anya joins from Granada on a permanent deal.
David Weir's revolution at Sheffield has begun with four new signings. after the new manager snapped up Walsall striker Fabien Brandy (above), Watford midfielder Stephen McGinn (below), Manchester United youngster Sean McGinty, and Jasper Johns from Everton.