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Tag Archives: Championship League

Reasons Why Being a Wigan Fan is Surprisingly Enriching Compared to Big Clubs

Posted on by Dan Shields
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Paul Scharner. There’s a name you probably haven’t heard in a long minute, or perhaps not at all depending on when you started your relationship with the beautiful game. For the uninitiated, Scharner was a man – a man’s man. … Continue reading

Read Our Progress Report on Middlesbrough’s Performances After 17 Gameweeks

Posted on by Olly Huddlestone
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Best XI:  Best Performer: Many players have impressed this season, with the goalscorers Patrick Bamford, Kike and Lee Tomlin crucial to the team’s success. However, there’s no doubt about it, skipper and midfield general Grant Leadbitter has been the outstanding … Continue reading

Read Our Progress Report on Norwich City’s Performances After 17 Gameweeks

Posted on by Derek Morriss
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Soccer is often referred to as a game of two halves. Well, for Norwich City so far this season, with only 17 games played, it has already proven to be a season of two halves. Norwich started with a flourish, … Continue reading

Analysis of The Past 11 Months at Leeds United Football Club

Posted on by Matt DeVries
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Well, where to start. Leeds United have gone through a tumultuous few months at the club, to say the least. In order to get a full grasp on things, let’s start in January. Prior to current owner Massimo Cellino officially … Continue reading

How the Teams Are Doing in the Championship From Gameweeks 1-11

Posted on by James Burch
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The English Championship is usually a tight league but the early signs of this season show it to be the closest one yet with two points separating first to eighth place in the table. The early season table toppers are Norwich … Continue reading

The Highs And Lows Of Being A Fulham Supporter

Posted on by Russ Goldman
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Being a Fulham supporter I feel is a unique experience, as I have gone through many incredible moments such as watching the team play in a Europa League Final, but I have seen the other side now, as the club … Continue reading

The Bizarre And Curious Case Of Fulham Striker Kostas Mitroglou

Posted on by Chris Paraskevas
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With Fulham starting life in the Championship slowly, following their relegation from the English Premier League, it is hard to see the finger pointing and recriminations at the London club slowing down anytime soon. At the heart of the inquisition … Continue reading

Championship Opening Weekend: Fixtures, Preview and Predictions

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Competitive English football is back this weekend, as what is arguably the most exciting league in Europe starts up again. The Championship – English football’s second tier – was nothing short of exhilarating last season. The race to avoid relegation, … Continue reading

Blackpool Have Nothing To Lose Next Season

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Ever since Blackpool won promotion in that pulsating Championship Play-Off Final back in May, things have been a little quiet in the North West. Even Ian Holloway, the manager who is known and loved for his bizarre and occasionally weird … Continue reading

Blackpool Win Championship Playoff Final: In Pictures

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Congratulations to Blackpool FC for winning the Championship Playoff Final today and being promoted to the Premier League. Here are some pictures from Blackpool’s day in the sunshine. More after the jump.

Blackpool Promoted to Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Blackpool’s promotion to the best league in the world today was exactly what the Premier League needed. In a season with plenty of highs and lows on and off the pitch, it was down to feel-good stories from Fulham, Portsmouth … Continue reading

Blackpool v Cardiff City, Championship Playoff Final: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today’s Championship Playoff Final is often called the richest final in the sport. The winner stands to gain around 90 million pounds, which is far more than the 36 million pound prize on offer in this afternoon’s Champions League final … Continue reading

Daily Ticker: Hodgson Wants Final Delayed, Championship Playoff Update, More

Posted on by John Boschini

Fulham Boss Hodgson Wants Europa League Final Postponed With the Icelandic volancano rearing its ashy head over the weekend Eurpean air travelers are once again experiencing serious delays and restrictions. Fulam skipper Roy Hodgson has asked UEFA to postpone their … Continue reading

Daily Ticker: Championship Playoff Schedule Set, Chelsea Move On Torres, More

Posted on by John Boschini

Playoff Schedule For Premier League Promotion Set Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion have already booked their tickets to the top flight next season but the EPL still has room for one more club. Teams that finished 3-6 will compete … Continue reading

Rumor: Ligue Un and the Championship Coming to Fox Soccer Plus

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Fox Soccer Plus will feature Ligue Un and the Coca-Cola Championship as two of the rights it’s acquiring from Setanta Sports, according to a rumor from an industry insider. The rumor is that the Championship and Ligue Un will be … Continue reading

Burnley Have To Make The Right Choice

Posted on by Paul Bestall

So it’s official then, Owen Coyle will be the new manager of Bolton Wanderers and Burnley now have to find the right man to replace him as they look to continue the good work this season has produced. It is … Continue reading

Can Darren Ferguson Take Preston To The Premiership?

Posted on by Daniel Craggs

If you don’t know already, Darren Ferguson has took the vacant managerial position at Preston North End after Alan Irvine was sacked after a poor run of results. Ferguson will take over a Preston team who currently sit 16th in the Championship and eight … Continue reading