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Wolves thrash Bolton to wrap up Championship title

Wolves win the 2017-18 Championship title after they comfortably beat Bolton Wanderers at the Macron Stadium.

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Cardiff City: Boss Warnock hails Madine’s contribution

Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock hails striker Gary Madine’s contribution to the club’s Championship promotion bid.

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Bristol City and Hull draw 10-goal thriller

Joe Bryan’s late goal sees Bristol City keep alive their slim play-off hopes as they salvage a draw with Hull in a thriller.

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Blues beat Blades to move five points clear of drop zone

Birmingham move within sight of Championship survival as they beat Sheffield United to move five points clear of the drop zone.

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Cardiff regain second place with win over Forest

Cardiff City take a big step towards promotion as Aron Gunnarsson’s first goal in a year ensured a win over Nottingham Forest.

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Brentford beat QPR to stay in play-off hunt

Brentford maintain their late push for a Championship play-off place with a hard-earned victory against QPR.

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Sunderland relegated after Burton come back to win

Sunderland are relegated from the Championship after Burton Albion fight back to win 2-1 in a game of late drama.

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Sports Minister Tracey Crouch ‘declaring war on fans’ over safe standing, say FSF

Sports Minister Tracey Crouch is “declaring war on football fans” by turning a blind eye to safe standing, says the Football Supporters’ Federation.

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Sunderland on ‘last chance’ to avoid drop – Coleman

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman says Saturday’s Championship visit of Burton could be their “last chance” to avoid the drop.

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Neil Harris: ‘Being a Millwall manager who defies the odds is wonderful’ | Ed Aarons

The club’s former striker has drawn on a ‘siege mentality’ and underdog spirit to mastermind a surprise challenge for a Championship play-off place‘Only once has it crossed my mind,” says Neil Harris with half a smile. “I was so scared I just stop…

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Superb Fulham earn big win at Millwall to go second

Fulham produce a devastating second-half display to win at in-form Millwall and move back up to second in the table.

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Steve Morison says lack of egos is behind Millwall’s Championship success

Millwall striker Steve Morison thinks a lack of egos and an egalitarian atmosphere is behind their success this season.

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Wolves: Super agent Jorge Mendes, Chinese owners and global ambition

Wolves want to be one of the best clubs in the world – but their approach has not been without controversy, write Simon Stone

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Ryan Sessegnon is not the only gifted young player in the Championship

The 17-year-old was voted best player, best young player and best apprentice at the EFL awards but he’s just one of many talents excelling in the Championship this seasonBy Martin Laurence for WhoScored, part of the Sport NetworkRyan Sessegnon won’t fo…

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PFA Championship Team of the Year: Wolves & Fulham trios named in line-up

Ruben Neves is one of three players from promoted Wolves to be named in the PFA Championship Team of the Year.

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Joe Bryan: Bristol City players ‘frustrated’ with season

Bristol City full-back Joe Bryan admits the team are “massively disappointed” with how their season has turned out.

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