League One rumours: Sunderland linked with Premier League man | Portsmouth secure deal | Updates on Peterborough, Burton

Sunderland and their League One rivals continue to be linked with a host of players as the new season nears.

Wednesday, 20th June 2018, 12:41 pm
Updated Wednesday, 20th June 2018, 12:46 pm
Who has been linked with Sunderland today?

And reports today have linked Sunderland with a loan move for a Premier League youngster as Jack Ross looks to seal his first signing for the club.

Who has been linked with Sunderland today?

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Elsewhere, there are updates from across the league as Blackpool, Peterborough and Burton all issue updates.

Here's the news hitting the headlines today:

Sunderland have been linked with a loan move for Wolverhampton Wanderers defender Cameron John. Comfortable at centre back or left back, John impressed for Wolves' under-23 team last season and has a year left on his deal at Molineux. He is also said to be attracting interest from Norwich and Brighton (HITC)

Peterborough chairman Darragh MacAnthony has confirmed that the club are yet to accept a bid for in-demand striker Jack Marriott, despite interest from several clubs this summer (Peterborough Telegraph)

Blackpool remain keen to keep striker Scott Quigley at the club and will block any imminent move away so they can assess the frontman in pre-season (Blackpool Gazette)

Defender Murray Wallace looks set to finalise a deal to leave Scunthorpe United in the next 24 hours. Millwall have been heavily linked with a move for the former Huddersfield man (Sky Sports)

Peterborough have turned down three bids for defender Andrew Hughes. Preston North End were keen to land the left-back, but have seen their first three approaches rejected (Peterborough Telegraph)

Bristol City winger Jonny Smith is attracting plenty of interest following his successful loan spell at Fylde last season. Reports suggest that the 20-year-old is interesting AFC Wimbledon and several League Two clubs (HITC)


Youngster Brandon Haunstrup has signed a new two-year deal at Portsmouth.

Wycombe Wanderers have completed the signing of goalkeeper Ryan Allsop on a three-year deal following his release from Bournemouth.

Skipper Jake Buxton has signed a new one-year deal at Burton Albion.