Peterborough United's rivals conclude striker deal as League One clubs eye January transfers
Last night, Boris Johnson announced tougher lockdown measures across the country in an attempt to combat the spread of Covid-19.
The Prime Minister did, however, also state that elite-level sporting events could continue in the UK.
The news also means the continuation of the January transfer window with the rumour mill now in full flow.
And there was some big news yesterday as Posh’s third-tier rivals Fleetwood Town announced the departure of manager Joey Barton.
But there’s also plenty transfer talk ahead of an interesting transfer window for the many clubs up and down the EFL pyramid.
So what’s the latest gossip from League One?
As always, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the third tier – so scroll down to see the latest news and gossip from around the internet:
Swindon Town have signed Brentford left-back Dominic Thompson on a loan deal until the end of the season. (Sky Sports)
Peterborough United star Siriki Dembele has handed in a transfer request, with personal reasons as well as a desire to play at a higher level is behind the request. (Peterborough Telegraph)
£4m-rated Manchester City forward Morgan Rogers has joined Lincoln City on a loan deal until the end of the season. (Various)
Cheltenham Town boss Michael Duff is a leading contender for the Fleetwood Town job. (Football Insider)
Charlton Athletic have completed a permanent deal for FC Midtjylland striker Ronnie Schwartz. (London Online)
Fleetwood Town dismissed Joey Barton from his role as manager after a clash with striker Ched Evans. It is rumoured that the former Sheffield United and Manchester City striker played a practical joke on the former Newcastle United midfielder. (Daily Star)
Ipswich Town are leading League One rivals Sunderland in the race to sign 21-year-old former Derby County man Luke Thomas from Barnsley. (Various)
Hull City have lost one of their wingers ahead of facing Portsmouth later this month. Hakeeb Adelakun has spent the opening months of the season on loan with the Tigers from Bristol City and has scored three goals in 17 appearances but has now been recalled by his parent club. (Various)