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# championship - Yesterday’s News

West Brom one point behind leaders Leeds as they move step closer to Premier League

Elsewhere Middlesbrough remain in the bottom three after losing out to QPR.

# championship - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Leeds United take big step towards long-awaited Premier League return

Marcelo Bielsa’s side bounced back from their slip-up against Luton Town to see off Blackburn Rovers.

# championship - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Rooney hits brilliant free-kick in Derby win and West Brom close in on Leeds at the top

A 1-0 win for Derby over Preston at Deepdale.

# championship - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Derby defender recovering after being reportedly stabbed during robbery

The incident occurred in Toxteth as Wisdom was visiting relatives.

# championship - Monday 29 June, 2020

Fulham's Mitrovic hit with three-match ban for early elbow against Leeds

The Championship’s joint-leading scorer was fortunate to escape a red before Fulham lost 3-0 at Elland Road.

# championship - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Leeds go top of the championship with dominant win over Fulham

They defeated their promotion rivals 3-0.

# championship - Friday 26 June, 2020

Brentford close the gap on automatic promotion places with big win over West Brom

Brentford are now just five points behind the top two in the Championship.

# championship - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Leaders West Brom held as Blackburn move into play-off contention

The result gives Leeds a chance to take control at the top.

# championship - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Championship side Jersey confirm signings of outgoing Munster pair

Sean O’Connor and Ciaran Parker are joining the English club.

# championship - Monday 8 June, 2020

Birmingham City boss decides to step down at end of the season

Spaniard Pep Clotet has opted to leave his role at the Championship club, who sit 16th in the table.

# championship - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

English Premiership rugby clubs given green light to return to training

Clubs will have to satisfy a number of criteria to make the step.

# championship - Monday 1 June, 2020

QPR 'vehemently opposed' to Championship restart plan

The club says there was a lack of consultation ahead of the date being revealed.

# championship - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'The Championship is struggling... I've seen people get really screwed over'

Mark Best spent two years on a development contract with Ulster but never got a senior debut.

# championship - Sunday 17 May, 2020

'We were getting relegated, everything had gone to sh*t. I was done'

Ruairí Cushion played in the Championship for six years and now coaches with Exeter.

# championship - Friday 1 May, 2020

Leeds chief optimistic club will be promoted to Premier League

CEO Angus Kinnear says he has yet to come up with a way to finish the season which won’t give his club their shot at going up.

# championship - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Derby thank Wayne Rooney as players agree 'substantial' wage deferrals

The Championship club say the deferrals are ‘considerably’ more than the 25% that had been reported.

# championship - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Scottish football season up in the air with one club to vote on SPFL resolution

The points-per-game system would be replicated in the Premiership should the SPFL board decide Covid-19 will prevent its resumption.

# championship - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Outstanding players and managers of the U20 provincial football championship awarded

Dublin, Kerry, Galway and Tyrone were represented among the winners, which were announced today.

# championship - Monday 23 March, 2020

'We no longer feel able to keep quiet' - Promotion favourites Newcastle hit back

Ealing have suggested they will take legal action if Newcastle are promoted.

# championship - Sunday 22 March, 2020

FA right to finish 2019-20 campaign even if we lose next season - Rooney

Wayne Rooney backed Liverpool as deserving Premier League winners and said the season must be completed – even at the expense of 2020-21.

# championship - Friday 20 March, 2020

RFU cancels entire English rugby season apart from the Premiership

The union says it remains in ‘active discussions’ with the top-tier league.

# championship - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Impressive goalscoring form earns Championship Player of the Month nomination for Hogan

Things are going well for the Ireland striker.

# championship - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Irish teenager Knight plays his part to help Derby County stay in promotion hunt

The 19-year-old midfielder played all 90 minutes and won a penalty in today’s win over Blackburn Rovers.

# championship - Monday 2 March, 2020

Promotion-chasing Forest need late goal to avoid defeat at struggling Middlesbrough

Lewis Grabban equalised late in the day.

# championship - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Collins and Knight among the goals while West Brom suffer shock defeat

The Baggies were beaten at home by struggling Wigan Athletic.

Casilla absence no obstacle for Leeds as they ease past Hull

Stand-in keeper Illan Meslier was rarely troubled on his league debut for the club.

# championship - Friday 28 February, 2020

Leeds goalkeeper Casilla gets eight-match ban and £60,000 fine for racial abuse

The former Real Madrid shot-stopper will miss all but three games of the remaining Championship season.

# championship - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Leeds seal vital win as Robbie Keane's Middlesbrough slide closer to Championship danger

There was high drama – if not high scoring – in the Championship tonight.

# championship - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Dara O’Shea helps West Brom to a clean sheet as they take another step towards the Premier League

Dara O’Shea helps West Brom to a clean sheet as they take another step towards the Premier League

The Republic of Ireland U21 defender helped the Baggies to a routine 2-0 win over Preston on a night when senior Ireland international Alan Browne captained the visitors and teammate Seani Maguire was kept quiet by the young Dubliner.

# championship - Friday 21 February, 2020

Rooney marks 500th league appearance with panenka

The former Manchester United player put Derby ahead before Aleksandar Mitrovic found the net for Fulham.

# championship - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Leeds get back to winning ways and Robinson nets in West Brom's draw with Notts Forest

Leeds United were the only team in the top seven of the Championship to win today.

# championship - Friday 14 February, 2020

Hull and Swansea earn a point each from eight-goal thriller

Tom Eaves hit a 95th-minute equaliser for the Tigers in a wild Championship clash.

# championship - Thursday 13 February, 2020

'He tried to hit McClean and hit me instead!' - Browne avoids injury to boost Preston's promotion bid

The Ireland midfielder found the net in last night’s win.

# championship - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Browne goal keeps Preston's Championship play-off challenge on track Irish Eye This post contains videos

Browne goal keeps Preston's Championship play-off challenge on track

Preston won 2-0 at Stoke while Fulham were held to a 1-1 draw by Millwall.

# championship - Monday 10 February, 2020

Hull boss impressed by former Cork City star's 'excellent' Championship debut

Grant McCann labelled Sean McLoughlin ‘a proper defender’ following his display against Reading.

# championship - Sunday 9 February, 2020

First senior goal for Irish defender O'Shea helps extend West Brom's lead

Victory over Millwall has sent Slaven Bilic’s side four points clear at the top of the Championship.

# championship - Saturday 8 February, 2020

Error from ex-Real Madrid keeper sees Leeds slump to second straight Championship defeat

Kiko Casilla conceded another soft goal in his side’s defeat to Nottingham Forest.

James McClean boosts Stoke's survival hopes with sixth goal of the season

The Derry native scored the Potters’ opener against Charlton Athletic.

# championship - Friday 31 January, 2020

Rooney stunner helps Derby crush in-form Stoke

Wayne Rooney’s Derby County halted Stoke City’s four-game unbeaten run in the Championship with another home win.

# championship - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Loan move to West Bromwich Albion for Irish international Callum Robinson

Robinson has temporarily left Sheffield United to link up with the Championship promotion chasers.

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