Wigan Athletic returned in style last weekend, as their 2-0 win over fellow relegation battlers Huddersfield Town saw the Latics' bid for second tier survival get off to the perfect start.
As things stand, Wigan are now three points clear of the relegation zone, and will look to increase the gap to a more comfortable size over the next eight matches. For now, here's all the latest news and transfer gossip from the Championship.
1. Pompey join race for Robins striker
Portsmouth are the latest side to be linked with a move for Bristol City striker Matty Taylor, but will need to convince the player not to remain with current loan club Oxford United next season. (Bristol Post) Photo: Alex Burstow
2. Gers beat Rovers to Scotland stopper
Rangers have beaten Blackburn Rovers to the signing of goalkeeper Jon McLaughlin, who joins the Gers on a free transfer following his release from League One side Sunderland. (Club website) Photo: Lewis Storey
3. Owls release Bulgaria youth international
Sheffield Wednesday have confirmed that a handful of young prospects have been released, including Bulgaria youth international Preslav Borukuv, who was in the first-team squad to face QPR back in January. (The Star) Photo: George Wood
4. Boro eye ex-Spurs defender
Middlesbrough have been tipped to make a move for Reading's veteran defender Chris Gunter, who will be available on a free transfer upon the expiry of his current deal. (The Athletic) Photo: Michael Steele