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#Championship

# championship-2 - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

QPR academy coach seeks ‘radical change’ in minority appointments
# Diversity
# Diversity

QPR academy coach seeks ‘radical change’ in minority appointments

Mar 16th 2021, 7:32 PM 7,483 Views 7 Comments

Manisha Tailor is the only south Asian female coach in men’s football.

# championship-2 - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Irish defender set for spell on the sidelines after foot fracture
# Setback
# Setback

Irish defender set for spell on the sidelines after foot fracture

Feb 16th 2021, 11:38 PM 6,178 Views 0 Comments

Nathan Collins had been enjoying an impressive season at Stoke.

# championship-2 - Friday 12 February, 2021

Irish international marks full debut with superb goal in Preston victory
# Boost
# Boost

Irish international marks full debut with superb goal in Preston victory

Feb 12th 2021, 10:14 PM 8,703 Views 3 Comments

Greg Cunningham was making his first start since re-joining the club.

# championship-2 - Friday 29 January, 2021

West Ham complete reported €28 million permanent deal for Brentford attacker
# OFFICIAL
# OFFICIAL

West Ham complete reported €28 million permanent deal for Brentford attacker

Jan 29th 2021, 7:16 PM 9,535 Views 0 Comments

Said Benrahma initially joined on loan from the Championship club in October.

# championship-2 - Monday 18 January, 2021

Ireland international Richard Keogh looks set for a return to the Championship
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Ireland international Richard Keogh looks set for a return to the Championship

Jan 18th 2021, 1:52 PM 11,849 Views 1 Comment

Huddersfield Town have had a bid accepted for the experienced defender.

# championship-2 - Friday 15 January, 2021

Stoke chief 'very disappointed' after James McClean's alleged Covid-19 breach
# Controversy
# Controversy

Stoke chief 'very disappointed' after James McClean's alleged Covid-19 breach

Jan 15th 2021, 9:57 PM 4,379 Views 4 Comments

Tony Scholes also emphasised footballers’ ‘duty to act responsibly’ during the pandemic.

# championship-2 - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Highly rated Dublin-born full-back returns to Championship club
# Hot Prospect
# Hot Prospect

Highly rated Dublin-born full-back returns to Championship club

Jan 12th 2021, 8:34 PM 12,408 Views 0 Comments

Peter Kioso is back at Luton, after a successful loan spell at Bolton.

# championship-2 - Saturday 26 December, 2020

You're unlikely to see a better goal today than this Nayim-like effort in the Championship
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

You're unlikely to see a better goal today than this Nayim-like effort in the Championship

Dec 26th 2020, 6:11 PM 10,022 Views 1 Comment

Will Vaulks lobbed the goalkeeper from inside his own half to give Cardiff the lead.

# championship-2 - Saturday 12 December, 2020

'Just embarrassing' - Irish midfielder unhappy with dismal loss
# Unimpressed
# Unimpressed

'Just embarrassing' - Irish midfielder unhappy with dismal loss

Dec 12th 2020, 9:06 PM 16,738 Views 1 Comment

Alan Browne was heavily critical of Preston after they were beaten 3-0 by Luton.

Irish international hits hat-trick in Championship, taking overall tally to 9
# Prolific
# Prolific

Irish international hits hat-trick in Championship, taking overall tally to 9

Dec 12th 2020, 5:02 PM 9,604 Views 3 Comments

James Collins was in impressive form during Luton’s win.

# championship-2 - Friday 11 December, 2020

Ireland U21 international delighted after Championship debut
# Hot Prospect
# Hot Prospect

Ireland U21 international delighted after Championship debut

Dec 11th 2020, 10:49 PM 8,984 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a week to remember for Bournemouth’s Gavin Kilkenny.

# championship-2 - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Millwall players want to 'enact change' instead of taking the knee
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Millwall players want to 'enact change' instead of taking the knee

Dec 5th 2020, 10:40 PM 8,766 Views 4 Comments

The two teams were booed for making the gesture ahead of their Championship match.

Teenage Irish defender on target as Stoke move into Championship play-off places
# Hot Prospect
# Hot Prospect

Teenage Irish defender on target as Stoke move into Championship play-off places

Dec 5th 2020, 6:13 PM 4,011 Views 1 Comment

The Potters earned a 1-0 win at home to Middlesbrough.

Millwall fans boo players taking a knee
# Controversy
# Controversy

Millwall fans boo players taking a knee

Dec 5th 2020, 5:29 PM 10,259 Views 28 Comments

In footage seen on social media, booing from the stands is heard after referee Darren England blows his whistle.

# championship-2 - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Irish winger grabs two assists as Bristol City go third in the Championship
# Key
# Key

Irish winger grabs two assists as Bristol City go third in the Championship

Dec 1st 2020, 11:25 PM 6,553 Views 5 Comments

Callum O’Dowda produced an influential performance in the win over QPR.

# championship-2 - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Wayne Rooney's Derby end losing run
# Improvement
# Improvement

Wayne Rooney's Derby end losing run

Nov 28th 2020, 7:09 PM 9,927 Views 5 Comments

The former Man United player marked his first game as interim manager with a more direct style.

# championship-2 - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Former Cork City player makes move to Championship club Rotherham United
# Pen To Paper
# Pen To Paper

Former Cork City player makes move to Championship club Rotherham United

Aug 12th 2020, 9:02 AM 9,640 Views 3 Comments

Kieran Sadlier has joined the newly-promoted Championship club.

# championship-2 - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Brentford take step closer to Premier League
# Boost
# Boost

Brentford take step closer to Premier League

Jul 29th 2020, 10:08 PM 9,074 Views 2 Comments

A delightful goal from Liverpool loanee Rhian Brewster could not prevent Swansea from bowing out of the Championship play-offs.

# championship-2 - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Stunning goal from Andre Ayew gives Swansea the upperhand in Championship play-offs
# Advantage
# Advantage

Stunning goal from Andre Ayew gives Swansea the upperhand in Championship play-offs

Jul 26th 2020, 8:51 PM 8,829 Views 0 Comments

The Welsh outfit overcame 10-man Brentford this evening.

# championship-2 - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Leeds United on the brink of automatic promotion back to the Premier League
# 16-Year Itch
# 16-Year Itch

Leeds United on the brink of automatic promotion back to the Premier League

Jul 16th 2020, 7:37 PM 9,635 Views 18 Comments

Leeds’ return will be confirmed on Friday if West Brom fail to win.

# championship-2 - Monday 13 July, 2020

'The only person that can hit me up on WhatsApp this time is Klopp' - Wycombe star
# Joy
# Joy

'The only person that can hit me up on WhatsApp this time is Klopp' - Wycombe star

Jul 13th 2020, 10:54 PM 13,573 Views 5 Comments

The 38-year-old forward gave a jubilant interview following the win over Oxford.

# championship-2 - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Joy for Michael O'Neill as Stoke pick up vital win
# Getting Better
# Getting Better

Joy for Michael O'Neill as Stoke pick up vital win

Jul 12th 2020, 3:56 PM 5,237 Views 1 Comment

The Potters eased their relegation worries with a comfortable 2-0 win over fellow strugglers Birmingham.

# championship-2 - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Liverpool loanee on target in Swansea victory
# Promotion Race
# Promotion Race

Liverpool loanee on target in Swansea victory

Jul 8th 2020, 10:46 PM 5,397 Views 1 Comment

Rhian Brewster, Ben Cabango and Jay Fulton scored for the Welsh side, as they strengthened their play-off claims.

# championship-2 - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

We showed no respect for the club – Michael O’Neill hits out at his own players
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

We showed no respect for the club – Michael O’Neill hits out at his own players

Jun 30th 2020, 11:34 PM 9,083 Views 1 Comment

Stoke were well beaten by Wigan tonight.

Leeds' Premier League hopes suffer setback, Irish duo on target for Fulham
# Wrap
# Wrap

Leeds' Premier League hopes suffer setback, Irish duo on target for Fulham

Jun 30th 2020, 10:52 PM 10,115 Views 5 Comments

Harry Arter and Cyrus Christie both scored amid a win for the Cottagers.

# championship-2 - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Liverpool loanee stars for Swansea, Brentford boost Premier League hopes
# Going Well
# Going Well

Liverpool loanee stars for Swansea, Brentford boost Premier League hopes

Jun 20th 2020, 2:47 PM 4,547 Views 0 Comments

It was a good day for Rhian Brewster in the Championship.

# championship-2 - Monday 8 June, 2020

Championship fixtures and TV schedule confirmed, as Leeds aim to end 16-year wait for Premier League return
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Championship fixtures and TV schedule confirmed, as Leeds aim to end 16-year wait for Premier League return

Jun 8th 2020, 12:54 PM 6,550 Views 2 Comments

The season is set to recommence on 20 June, with Fulham v Brentford the first match taking place.

# championship-2 - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Birmingham boss reveals he sent family to Spain for their safety
# Separated
# Separated

Birmingham boss reveals he sent family to Spain for their safety

Mar 19th 2020, 11:21 AM 6,404 Views 1 Comment

Pep Clotet sent his wife Vanessa, three-year-old son Max and one-year-old daughter Helena back to his homeland.

# championship-2 - Sunday 16 February, 2020

BBC severs ties with pundit Ramage after Derby ‘black lads’ comments
# Controversy
# Controversy

BBC severs ties with pundit Ramage after Derby ‘black lads’ comments

Feb 16th 2020, 11:59 PM 16,966 Views 11 Comments

The former footballer has apologised for the remark.

# championship-2 - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Leeds are not losing their nerve, insists Bielsa
# Reaction
# Reaction

Leeds are not losing their nerve, insists Bielsa

Jan 18th 2020, 6:49 PM 5,387 Views 16 Comments

The promotion hopefuls have picked up just one win in their last seven matches.

# championship-2 - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Ireland international Alan Browne on target as Leeds earn dramatic draw
# Report
# Report

Ireland international Alan Browne on target as Leeds earn dramatic draw

Dec 26th 2019, 7:56 PM 7,096 Views 6 Comments

The midfielder’s smart 22nd-minute finish put Preston ahead until Stuart Dallas struck one minute from time.

# championship-2 - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Irish international Collins on target, Michael O'Neill continues winning start
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Irish international Collins on target, Michael O'Neill continues winning start

Nov 23rd 2019, 8:27 PM 9,554 Views 3 Comments

West Brom and Leeds both left it late as they moved clear of the pack at the top of the Championship.

# championship-2 - Friday 8 November, 2019

After 8 years with Northern Ireland, Michael O'Neill confirmed as new Stoke manager
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

After 8 years with Northern Ireland, Michael O'Neill confirmed as new Stoke manager

Nov 8th 2019, 12:57 PM 21,979 Views 27 Comments

The former Shamrock Rovers boss will still be in charge of the North for their forthcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.

# championship-2 - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Stoke City make official approach for Nothern Ireland's Michael O'Neill
# Wanted Man
# Wanted Man

Stoke City make official approach for Nothern Ireland's Michael O'Neill

Nov 7th 2019, 12:10 PM 3,555 Views 5 Comments

The struggling Championship side have been in touch with the Irish Football Association.

# championship-2 - Monday 4 November, 2019

Cardiff City threatened with three-window transfer ban over Sala payment
# Refusal
# Refusal

Cardiff City threatened with three-window transfer ban over Sala payment

Nov 4th 2019, 1:22 PM 7,252 Views 7 Comments

Fifa say the Championship club must hand over €6 million to Nantes for the deceased Argentine striker.

# championship-2 - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Leeds' push for the Premier League continues as they return to top of Championship
# Wrap
# Wrap

Leeds' push for the Premier League continues as they return to top of Championship

Nov 2nd 2019, 6:15 PM 4,578 Views 5 Comments

They are ahead of Swansea on goal difference after the Welsh club left it late to beat Wigan 2-1.

# championship-2 - Friday 1 November, 2019

Ex-Ireland midfielder Rory Delap put in charge of Stoke after Nathan Jones' sacking
# Caretaker Duties
# Caretaker Duties

Ex-Ireland midfielder Rory Delap put in charge of Stoke after Nathan Jones' sacking

Nov 1st 2019, 12:34 PM 6,370 Views 5 Comments

The Potters sit second from bottom in the Championship table.

# championship-2 - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Championship leaders hit back to earn draw, McCarthy watches Manning
# Wrap
# Wrap

Championship leaders hit back to earn draw, McCarthy watches Manning

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:54 PM 7,575 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland boss was at Loftus Road to watch the Galway native.

# championship-2 - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Leeds back on top of Championship as Alioski sinks West Brom
# Wrap
# Wrap

Leeds back on top of Championship as Alioski sinks West Brom

Oct 1st 2019, 10:41 PM 4,468 Views 6 Comments

Marcelo Bielsa’s side replaced Albion in pole position.

# championship-2 - Friday 27 September, 2019

James McClean goal not enough as Stoke's disastrous start continues
# Woe
# Woe

James McClean goal not enough as Stoke's disastrous start continues

Sep 27th 2019, 10:42 PM 6,621 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, Nottingham Forest’s victory saw them go top of the Championship.

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