Date: 9th June 2009 at 8:22am
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The rumours are flying everywhere in the Championship as players are linked with moves ahead of the new season.

Vital Coventry looks at the latest deals.

Derby County are close to sealing a deal for versatile Exeter City defender Dean Moxey, with a fee of around £300,000 having been agreed.

Sky Blues target Jermaine Beckford is thought to be interesting South Yorkshire rivals Doncaster and Barnsley as well.

Roy Keane continues to be linked with a host of players at Ipswich, with Liverpool striker David Ngog said to be a loan target.

No new arrivals yet at Nottingham Forest but Doncaster defender Matt Mills, a one-time Sky Blues loanee, is among those on Billy Davies’ shopping list.

Sheffield United have made an offer for Southampton’s England Under-21 international Andrew Surman.

City rivals Sheffield Wednesday meanwhile are keen to land West Ham striker Freddie Sears on loan.