Friday's Championship gossip: Wayne Rooney focusing on Derby County manager's role, Coventry City want Lee Camp and coaching blow for Sheffield Wednesday

Wayne Rooney is to focus on managing only. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)Wayne Rooney is to focus on managing only. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)
Wayne Rooney is to focus on managing only. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)
Coventry City are keen on signing Lee Camp. The 36-year-old goalkeeper is a free agent after being released by Birmingham City at the end of last season. (The Sun)

Mowbray delivers Elliott update - Blackburn Rovers boss Tony Mowbray has delivered an optimistic injury update on Liverpool loanee. The youngster picked up a knock against Preston North End earlier in the week, but the manager has suggested that it was little more than an impact injury. (Liverpool Echo)

Myhill rejects Wednesday - Former West Brom and Hull City goalkeeper Boaz Myhill has rejected the chance to join Tony Pulis' coaching staff at Sheffield Wednesday. (Birmingham Live)

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Rooney winding down for Rams - Wayne Rooney is set to begin the process of winding down his playing career after being named sole interim manager of struggling Derby County. (The Sun)

Musa quells Wednesday links - Ahmed Musa has poured cold water over speculation linking him with a move to Sheffield Wednesday. The Nigeria international is currently a free agent, and has been mentioned as a potential target for the Owls, but has openly stated: "I don't know where the story is coming from". (BBC Sport Africa)

Wednesday still in for free agent - Sheffield Wednesday are still in the race to land free agent forward De'Marlio Brown-Sterling. The teenager featured in the midweek U23s clash against Huddersfield Town. (Sheffield Wednesday News)

Boro scouted Koch before Leeds - Middlesbrough were keeping tabs on Leeds United defender Robin Koch long before he made his move to Elland Road. Whites transfer chief Victor Orta, who used to work for Boro, has revealed that he first came across the centre-back during his time at the Riverside. (The Athletic)

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Bothroyd wants Bellamy for Cardiff job - Jay Bothroyd has urged former club Cardiff City to replace manager Neil Harris with Craig Bellamy in the dugout. (Personal Twitter account)

Defender departs Bristol City - Young Bristol City defender Tom Harrison has left the club to sign for National League South side Chippenham Town on loan. The deal is initially a month-long agreement. (Official club website)