Championship Transfer Window Summary
Championship Transfer Window Summary

We have spent the last week or so looking at the players that have already signed for a club in the Championship. Whilst some such as Derby have already signed a gaggle of players others have yet to get going in the market even though we are now well into […]

Championship Transfer Window Update — Reading to West Ham United
Championship Transfer Window Update — Reading to West Ham United

   The series looking at the completed deals thus far in the Championship is concluded in a rather quiet fashion with few of the alphabetically challenged teams that active in the transfer market thus far with more players going out that coming in.  However as per the rest of the […]

Kevin Phillips Shuns Retirement To Sign For Blackpool
Kevin Phillips Shuns Retirement To Sign For Blackpool

Last week saw the announcement that Kevin Phillips would not be retiring as many had expected following his release from relegated Birmingham City. The 37 year old  striker has instead joined Blackpool on a one year contract continuing a career that has seen Phillips rise from the non-league football to […]

Football The Saviour Of The Socially Awkward
Football The Saviour Of The Socially Awkward

The chance to write about football is great as I get to talk about something that I have a true passion about to people that share this with me.  Sadly between watching and writing about football I am obligated to spend 7.5 hours each week day working a day job, […]

Championship Transfer Window Update — Millwall to Portsmouth
Championship Transfer Window Update — Millwall to Portsmouth

We continue our round up of the transfers that have been agreed in the Championship so far, whilst not exhaustive these are done deals and feel free to comment if you think I have missed any important transfers. Cham­pi­onshipTalk is now has a page on Face­book and you can fol­low Kris­t­ian Downer […]

Championship Transfer Window Update — Hull to Middlesbrough
Championship Transfer Window Update — Hull to Middlesbrough

Our summary of confirmed deals rather than speculation continues today covering Hull, Ipswich, Leeds, Leicester and Middlesbrough. Remember these are confirmed purchases rather than a rumour I heard from my mate Paul who claims to be best friends with Alex Ferguson’s best friend’s sister’s aunties cousin’s babysitter. Cham­pi­onshipTalk is now […]

Championship Transfer Window Update — Cardiff to Doncaster
Championship Transfer Window Update — Cardiff to Doncaster

As part of our summary of some of the deals that have been made in the Championship so far here are some of the players that have bought in the Championship from Cardiff to Doncaster. Cardiff City Don Cowie (Watford) –Free Transfer Craig Conway (Dundee United) – Free transfer Andrew […]

Championship Transfer Window Update – Barnsley to Bristol City
Championship Transfer Window Update – Barnsley to Bristol City

A this time of year the tabloids morph into a machine of unadulterated speculation with very little footing in reality, churning out transfer speculation in the hope of shifting a few extra copies. Suddenly every journalist has inside sources that they just cannot reveal and the inside scoop on who is moving […]

Football League Clubs Maintain Pre-Season Friendly Traditions
Football League Clubs Maintain Pre-Season Friendly Traditions

This week marks the start of pre-season training at clubs across England as the wind up to the first game of the season which is now just one month away. Whilst in the Premiership this increasingly means far flung tours to regions such as South East Asia or North America […]

Why Steve McClaren Is The Right Man To Power Forest Forward
Why Steve McClaren Is The Right Man To Power Forest Forward

Nottingham Forest have punished Billy Davies for failing to get the team promoted or toeing the line with Chairman Nigel Doughty by sacking him with immediate effect. Davies had always had a tumultuous relationship with the club’s board and it is the timing rather than the decision that is surprising […]

An Open Letter — Farewell To Norwich, QPR and Swansea
An Open Letter — Farewell To Norwich, QPR and Swansea

Like parents watching their children grow up and leave the house for the first time it is with great pride, joy and a tinge of sadness that ChampionshipTalk must we say goodbye to the promoted sides from the Championship.

It is time to say farewell to Norwich, QPR and Swansea, as these teams can now proudly call themselves residents of the Premier League.

We would like to leave you with our best wishes and some friendly advice on what to expect in the next 12 months to help make sure you do not return with your pockets empty and tail between your legs.

Fan Focus Series: NPower Championship Season Ticket Prices
Fan Focus Series: NPower Championship Season Ticket Prices

This week as part of the ‘Football and the Fans’ series we will be looking at the cost of watching football for fans of club’s in the Npower Championship next season. If you are a new season ticket holder willing to sit in the cheapest seats in the house the […]

Download The ChampionshipTalk Toolbar For Latest Football Transfer News
Download The ChampionshipTalk Toolbar For Latest Football Transfer News

The transfer silly season is upon us and no matter who you support your club is involved With all of the different news, blog, and sport sites available on the internet, sifting through the pile for worthwhile material can be a nightmare. This is why I have, in association with […]

Commiserations To Reading Who Can Take Pride In Final Defeat
Commiserations To Reading Who Can Take Pride In Final Defeat

There is no greater feeling as a fan than when your club wins a big game and the play-off final is one of the biggest and Swansea fans will be celebrating heavily tonight. Losing however is painful and haunting and can affect the mood and emotions of even the strongest […]