Category: Championship League

Championship League Football (Soccer) News

Apr 21

Goalless draw keeps Wigan up for another week

Wigan Athletic face an immediate return to League One after they play out a goalless draw against Cardiff City.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39604693

Apr 21

Newcastle United v Preston North End

Preview followed by live coverage of Monday’s Championship game between Newcastle United and Preston North End.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39618289

Apr 21

Ex-Birmingham & Darlington player paralysed in pool accident

Ex-footballer Joey Hutchinson is left in wheelchair with “life-changing injuries” after falling into pool.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-39669510

Apr 21

Rotherham beat Ipswich to end winless run

Tom Adeyemi’s volley brings an end to relegated Rotherham’s 16-game winless run as they beat mid-table Ipswich.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39605569

Apr 21

Chris Hughton: Brighton boss has ‘element of fear’ going into Premier League

Brighton boss Chris Hughton says he has “an element of fear” about playing in the Premier League but says that’s just a small percentage as playing against the best players in the world will be “exciting.”

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39670452

Apr 21

Tom Lawrence: Ipswich Town have ‘no chance’ of signing on-loan Leicester man

Ipswich Town have “no chance” of signing on-loan Tom Lawrence on a more permanent deal, says manager Mick McCarthy.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39667932

Apr 21

Fulham thump Huddersfield to boost play-off hopes

Fulham come from behind to thrash play-off rivals Huddersfield and move within two points of their opponents.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39605558

Apr 21

Jota inspires Brentford victory over OPR

Spanish midfielder Jota is involved in all three of Brentford’s goals as they see off struggling London rivals QPR.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39604694

Apr 20

Huddersfield & Burton given FA fine for failing to control players

Huddersfield are fined £12,500 and Burton must pay £5,000 after after their players clashed during a Championship match.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39661562

Apr 20

Chris Gunter: Reading defender revels in Jaap Stam’s calm persona

Chris Gunter says manager Jaap Stam’s level-headed approach has helped maintain their Championship play-off push.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39659557

Apr 20

Keeper scores two own goals as Brighton miss chance to clinch title

Goalkeeper David Stockdale scores two own goals as Brighton lose at Norwich to miss out on sealing the Championship title.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39597355

Apr 19

Redknapp will not be paid if Birmingham go down

Harry Redknapp says he will not be paid for his three-game stint as Birmingham boss if he fails to keep them in the Championship.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39644444

Apr 19

Harry Redknapp: Birmingham City manager on challenge of saving Blues from drop

Harry Redknapp explains the reasons why he decided to become Birmingham City manager, after he succeeded Gianfranco Zola.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39644194

Apr 19

Tony Bloom: Brighton & Hove Albion owner enjoys ‘amazing’ promotion feeling

Brighton owner Tony Bloom says it was an “easy decision” to invest in the club because of his love for the Seagulls.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39645206

Apr 18

Graham Barrow: Wigan Athletic need ‘three from three’ to stay in Championship

Wigan need to win three from three and avoid “Sunday league” defending to stay up, says boss Graham Barrow.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39634496

Apr 18

Garry Monk: Leeds United must change mentality after dropping out of top six

Leeds have to change their mindset now they are outside the top six, head coach Garry Monk has said.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39631610