Wigan Athletic news: Ex-Latics and Plymouth Argyle man retires, Cardiff City job attracting interest
The latest news from around the Championship
The Latics are 12th in the league table after their opening nine games.
They are back in action next weekend away at Rotherham United.
Here is a look at the latest news from around the second tier...
Former Wigan Athletic man retires aged 28
Former Wigan Athletic midfielder Lewis Macleod has announced his retirement at the age of 28 due to injury problems (Daily Record).
Middlesbrough striker to link up with League One side
Bristol Rovers boss Joey Barton is hoping Middlesbrough loan striker Josh Coburn can link up with his side next week. The youngster joined the Gas on deadline day but has stayed at the Riverside since then to recover from injury first (Bristol Live).
Cardiff City job attracting interest
Cardiff City have been ‘inundated’ with interest in their vacant managerial position following their decision to sack Steve Morison (Wales Online).
Sunderland player preparing for international duty
Sunderland’s Corry Evans is preparing for his international duties for Northern Ireland against Kosovo in the Nations League. His brother, Jonny, is closing in on 100 caps.
Huddersfield Town linked with new name
Northampton Town boss Jon Brady has emerged on the radar of Huddersfield Town as the Terriers eye a replacement for Danny Schofield (Football League World).
Millwall saw off competition to land summer signing
Millwall summer recruit Zian Flemming had interest from Huddersfield Town, Nottingham Forest and from Italy before put pen-to-paper with the Lions (Voetbal Primeur).
Rotherham United keen on League One boss
Rotherham United are interested in Wycombe Wanderers boss Gareth Ainsworth following Paul Warne’s departure to League One side Derby County (Football League World).
Sheffield United contract latest
Sheffield United are yet to open contract talks with midfielder Oliver Norwood. His current deal expires next summer (Sheffield Star).