Date: 1st September 2008 at 11:50am
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A very quiet start to transfer deadline day in the Championship has seen the focus firmly on loan deals.

Cardiff City are waiting on a work permit for Alexei Smertin, with the Russian set to join them from Fulham for the season.

Norwich are close to landing striker Heidar Helguson from Bolton while East Anglian rivals Ipswich want winger Adam Johnson from Middlesbrough.