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How much are away tickets to the English Championship?

As with many other sports today, soccer serves as a unifying force for many contemporary societies. Sports arenas serve as a community's "cathedrals," a respite from the stresses of daily life. The English Football League Championship is the country's second flight of professional soccer, and its fans and games are legendary for their fervor and […]

English Championship table predictions: Who will be promoted?

As with any year, making a prediction for the 2023/24 Championship table is just about impossible. One of the most competitive leagues in world soccer, the Championship is entertaining for the neutral viewer. Much of that is a credit to the unpredictability in the league. Last season, Burnley picked up 101 points in the 46-game […]

English Football

/ 350 days ago

EFL, Premier League refs to crack down on time-wasting

New rules regarding time-wasting tactics are set to be implemented in England ahead of the 2023/24 season. The Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL) has announced that they will tweak how they gauge added time for the upcoming campaign. This new focus will affect English Football League (EFL) and Premier League matches. The Guardian reports […]

49ers complete Leeds takeover as latest American EFL owners

The English Football League approved the recent takeover of Leeds United by NFL team San Francisco 49ers. This marks the latest example of American investors acquiring controlling stakes in English football clubs. However, the 49ers are not new to soccer club ownership or Leeds United. In 2018, the 49ers purchased 44% of Leeds United. The […]

English Football

/ 372 days ago

Forest Green Rovers hire first female head coach in EFL history

Hannah Dingley has been named caretaker manager of League Two team Forest Green Rovers. Although the official season does not start until early August, Dingley's position with Forest Green Rovers makes her the first female head coach in English Football League (EFL) history. The coach took over at the club following the departure of Duncan […]

Leagues: League Two

/ 375 days ago

How to watch Wrexham games from USA

Wrexham announced its streaming information on Monday, meaning fans in the USA now know where to watch the club's games this season. As the Red Dragons return to League Two play, the competition only increases for Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney as owners. For American viewers, Wrexham's promotion is a good thing as it makes […]

Leagues: League Two

/ 385 days ago

Wrexham TV schedule for viewers in USA

This Wrexham TV schedule provides the information you need to follow the Welsh lower division soccer club. Normally a fourth division club from a small town would not garner much international interest. But after actors Ryan Reynolds and Ryan McElhenney took over the team in late 2020, Wrexham AFC have become pop culture fixtures. Coupled […]

Leagues: League Two

/ 385 days ago

Wrexham TV schedule for viewers in USA

This Wrexham TV schedule provides the information you need to follow the Welsh lower division soccer club. Normally a fourth division club from a small town would not garner much international interest. But after actors Ryan Reynolds and Ryan McElhenney took over the team in late 2020, Wrexham AFC have become pop culture fixtures. Coupled […]

Leagues: League Two

/ 385 days ago

Wrexham TV schedule for viewers in USA

This Wrexham TV schedule provides the information you need to follow the Welsh lower division soccer club. Normally a fourth division club from a small town would not garner much international interest. But after actors Ryan Reynolds and Ryan McElhenney took over the team in late 2020, Wrexham AFC have become pop culture fixtures. Coupled […]

England

/ 386 days ago

EFL Championship announces schedule for 2023/24 season

The Championship schedule for the 2023/24 campaign highlights some major teams. With Leicester City, Leeds and Southampton all dipping back down into the second-tier league after extended stays, there is elevated interest even for those that do not regularly follow the league. On Thursday, it announced the entirety of the 552-game schedule across the 24 […]

English Football League agrees landmark deal with Sky Sports

English Football League (EFL) clubs have unanimously agreed to accept a landmark deal worth £935m with Sky Sports. This deal will result in more than a thousand matches a season being broadcast live. The five-year deal is set to begin in the 2024-25 season. It will see guaranteed payments of £895m and £40m in additional […]

Blackburn Rovers

/ 435 days ago

Millwall-Blackburn crunch-match to air live on ESPN2

The final day of the 2022-23 EFL Championship season is set to be full of drama. Monday's full slate of games all kick off at 10:00 AM ET, with Millwall vs Blackburn televised live on ESPN2 in the US. Burnley, who've captured the title, and second-placed Sheffield United have already secured their place in the […]

English Football

/ 447 days ago

Wrexham secure Football League promotion via Mullin brace

Wrexham can finally celebrate promotion from the National League. Paul Mullin scored a delightful brace as the Red Dragons beat Boreham Wood 3-1. The result confirmed the club had won the National League title and had been automatically promoted to League 2. Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds were both in attendance to see Wrexham win […]

Business of Soccer

/ 454 days ago

Ryan Reynolds plans to cash in on Wrexham success

Wrexham co-owner Ryan Reynolds is reportedly trademarking the club's name, as well as a catchphrase. Such has been the rapid rise of the club's notoriety, the actor has filed paperwork to trademark 'Wrexham FC' and 'Wrexham FC 1864.' These will be officially registered inside both the United States and United Kingdom. Along with the team […]

EFL names Sky Sports as preferred bidder for UK rights

The EFL picked Sky Sports out of potential suitors as its preferred bidder for the UK rights in the near future. The primary competition came from DAZN, which wanted to stream every EFL match on the service. Now, Sky Sports and the EFL will go into final contract details for the rights that start with […]