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#Championship

# championship - Last month November 2022

Burnley go top of the Championship before World Cup break as they beat rivals Blackburn
# Table Toppers
From The42
# Table Toppers

Burnley go top of the Championship before World Cup break as they beat rivals Blackburn

Nov 13th 2022, 4:11 PM 3,168 Views 1 Comment

Ashley Barnes was the goal-scoring hero.

Championship: McClean scores from a corner in Wigan win, Sheffield United go top
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Championship: McClean scores from a corner in Wigan win, Sheffield United go top

Nov 12th 2022, 5:55 PM 4,828 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, West Brom secured a much-needed win against Stoke.

Robbie Brady shines as Preston secure third win in four games
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Robbie Brady shines as Preston secure third win in four games

Nov 1st 2022, 10:54 PM 7,747 Views 1 Comment

It was a busy night for the Irish in the Championship.

# championship - October October 2022

Callum Robinson shown first red card of career as Michael Obafemi gets back in good books
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Callum Robinson shown first red card of career as Michael Obafemi gets back in good books

Oct 23rd 2022, 2:44 PM 6,180 Views 1 Comment

Swansea City sealed a 2-0 win over bitter rivals Cardiff to steer them into the top-four of the Championship.

Wigan fans show support for McClean while Dublin teen Armstrong shines for table toppers QPR
# Irishfortunes
From The42
# Irishfortunes

Wigan fans show support for McClean while Dublin teen Armstrong shines for table toppers QPR

Oct 19th 2022, 10:08 PM 11,442 Views 2 Comments

There was late heartache for John Egan’s Sheffield United as they conceded a late penalty at Coventry, while Scott Hogan scored for Birmingham.

Birmingham beat Hull after game delayed by 20 minutes because goals were too big
# Moving The Goalposts
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# Moving The Goalposts

Birmingham beat Hull after game delayed by 20 minutes because goals were too big

Updated Oct 16th 2022, 6:15 PM 9,904 Views 3 Comments

The goalposts had to be sawn before the game could get underway.

Rotherham boss full of praise for ‘cult hero’ Georgie Kelly after Yorkshire Derby winner
# Impact
From The42
# Impact

Rotherham boss full of praise for ‘cult hero’ Georgie Kelly after Yorkshire Derby winner

Updated Oct 15th 2022, 4:56 PM 7,014 Views 0 Comments

The Donegal man struck the winner against Huddersfield three minutes after coming off the bench.

Troy Parrott sidelined for 'foreseeable future' after goal celebration injury
# On The Sidelines
From The42
# On The Sidelines

Troy Parrott sidelined for 'foreseeable future' after goal celebration injury

Updated Oct 11th 2022, 3:07 PM 41,969 Views 12 Comments

The Republic of Ireland international had just come off the bench to score against Norwich City when he suffered the injury.

Mixed emotions for Irish players as Dykes’ birthday brace sees QPR past Reading
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Mixed emotions for Irish players as Dykes’ birthday brace sees QPR past Reading

Oct 7th 2022, 10:53 PM 3,421 Views 1 Comment

Jeff Hendrick’s Royals missed their chance to go top.

Middlesbrough sack manager Chris Wilder after poor start
# Exit Door
From The42
# Exit Door

Middlesbrough sack manager Chris Wilder after poor start

Oct 3rd 2022, 10:26 AM 5,432 Views 2 Comments

Middlesbrough sack manager Chris Wilder after poor start

# championship - September September 2022

Hours after sacking manager, relegation-threatened Hull lose again
# Woe
From The42
# Woe

Hours after sacking manager, relegation-threatened Hull lose again

Sep 30th 2022, 10:45 PM 7,611 Views 4 Comments

Georgian Shota Arveladze has left the club after only eight months in charge.

Timely boost for Ireland as Scott Hogan and Chiedozie Ogbene find the net
# INTHEGOALS
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# INTHEGOALS

Timely boost for Ireland as Scott Hogan and Chiedozie Ogbene find the net

Sep 14th 2022, 10:43 PM 3,713 Views 0 Comments

The Birmingham striker struck a hat-trick while the Rotherham man got opener in a game which saw Georgie Kelly score his first of season.

McClean wears black armband and sets up winner for Wigan
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

McClean wears black armband and sets up winner for Wigan

Sep 13th 2022, 10:28 PM 16,211 Views 1 Comment

James McClean stood apart from his team-mates with his head bowed during the minute’s silence for the late Queen.

Sunderland boss makes a losing return to Middlesbrough
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Sunderland boss makes a losing return to Middlesbrough

Sep 5th 2022, 10:07 PM 6,628 Views 0 Comments

The Teessiders edged home courtesy of Riley McGree’s first-half goal.

Norwich climb top after comfortable win over Coventry
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Norwich climb top after comfortable win over Coventry

Sep 3rd 2022, 6:15 PM 5,508 Views 3 Comments

Teemu Pukki, Josh Sargent and Kieran Dowell were on target for the Canaries.

# championship - August August 2022

Brereton Diaz puts speculation aside to earn Blackburn victory at Blackpool
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Brereton Diaz puts speculation aside to earn Blackburn victory at Blackpool

Aug 31st 2022, 10:39 PM 3,534 Views 1 Comment

The Chile international has been linked with an exit before Thursday’s deadline day.

Irish duo on target as Norwich beat Birmingham, Josh Cullen continues to shine
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Irish duo on target as Norwich beat Birmingham, Josh Cullen continues to shine

Aug 30th 2022, 10:48 PM 8,698 Views 0 Comments

Scott Hogan and Andrew Omobamidele both scored at St Andrew’s on a busy night in the English second tier.

Andy Lyons to leave Shamrock Rovers at end of the season
# Agreement
From The42
# Agreement

Andy Lyons to leave Shamrock Rovers at end of the season

Aug 29th 2022, 4:21 PM 7,215 Views 2 Comments

The defender has signed a contract with Blackpool, but will remain at Rovers for their European campaign.

Late, late show as McGoldrick and Knight seal comeback win for Derby County
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Late, late show as McGoldrick and Knight seal comeback win for Derby County

Aug 27th 2022, 7:08 PM 7,007 Views 0 Comments

Will Keane, Harriet Scott and Jamie Finn were on target in the men’s and women’s Championship.

No shortage of Irish involvement as new Championship season kicks off this weekend
# Across The Water
From The42
# Across The Water

No shortage of Irish involvement as new Championship season kicks off this weekend

Aug 19th 2022, 7:00 AM 2,670 Views 0 Comments

11 Girls In Green internationals are set to feature.

Ogbene scores again in Rotherham victory, Obafemi creates winner for Swansea
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Ogbene scores again in Rotherham victory, Obafemi creates winner for Swansea

Aug 13th 2022, 5:08 PM 7,492 Views 1 Comment

Will Keane was also on the scoresheet and Robbie Brady again influential in the Championship.

Sarr scores from inside his own half and then misses penalty in Watford draw
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Sarr scores from inside his own half and then misses penalty in Watford draw

Aug 8th 2022, 10:37 PM 7,158 Views 2 Comments

West Brom claimed a 1-1 draw.

Irish attacker scores on Blackburn debut, Shane Long marks first Reading start in 11 years with goal
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Irish attacker scores on Blackburn debut, Shane Long marks first Reading start in 11 years with goal

Aug 6th 2022, 6:05 PM 9,274 Views 1 Comment

Sam Szmodics swiftly endeared himself to his new fans, while Callum O’Dowda and Jimmy Dunne were also among the scorers.

Relegated Norwich frustrated by promoted Wigan as James McClean hits target
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Relegated Norwich frustrated by promoted Wigan as James McClean hits target

Aug 6th 2022, 3:10 PM 3,604 Views 2 Comments

The Canaries dominated for long periods in the Carrow Road sunshine but were unable to make their superiority count.

Irish international on target as Birmingham beat Huddersfield despite off-field uncertainty
# Great Scott
From The42
# Great Scott

Irish international on target as Birmingham beat Huddersfield despite off-field uncertainty

Aug 5th 2022, 10:16 PM 7,270 Views 0 Comments

John Eustace’s side were 2-1 winners.

Watford win on Championship return as Joao Pedro goal downs Sheffield United
# Sting
From The42
# Sting

Watford win on Championship return as Joao Pedro goal downs Sheffield United

Aug 1st 2022, 10:56 PM 3,925 Views 0 Comments

The Hornets slipped out of the Premier League last season having failed to win any of their last 13 league games at Vicarage Road.

# championship - July July 2022

New boys combine to earn West Brom a point at Middlesbrough
# Honours Even
From The42
# Honours Even

New boys combine to earn West Brom a point at Middlesbrough

Jul 30th 2022, 7:54 PM 6,658 Views 3 Comments

Jed Wallace set up John Swift for the equaliser, after Boro led through Isaiah Jones.

Ogbene finds net on Rotherham's Championship return, Hourihane scores winning goal for Derby
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Ogbene finds net on Rotherham's Championship return, Hourihane scores winning goal for Derby

Jul 30th 2022, 5:29 PM 9,240 Views 6 Comments

A round-up of the opening-day action in the Championship and League One.

Vincent Kompany praises Limerick debutant and man-of-the-match Cullen after opening-night win
# In Good Kompany
From The42
# In Good Kompany

Vincent Kompany praises Limerick debutant and man-of-the-match Cullen after opening-night win

Jul 30th 2022, 12:54 PM 12,116 Views 2 Comments

Dara Costelloe made his first-team debut in last night’s 1-0 win at Huddersfield.

Debut for Limerick teenager as Josh Cullen stars in opening-day win for Kompany's Burnley
# Up And Running
From The42
# Up And Running

Debut for Limerick teenager as Josh Cullen stars in opening-day win for Kompany's Burnley

Jul 29th 2022, 10:12 PM 15,108 Views 6 Comments

Cullen was Man of the Match in a 1-0 win over Huddersfield.

7 Irish storylines to follow in the new EFL Championship season
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

7 Irish storylines to follow in the new EFL Championship season

Updated Jul 29th 2022, 8:00 PM 24,057 Views 7 Comments

The players and teams to track as a new season gets underway.

John O'Shea joins the coaching staff at Stoke City
# Potters
From The42
# Potters

John O'Shea joins the coaching staff at Stoke City

Jul 22nd 2022, 5:28 PM 7,737 Views 2 Comments

The former Ireland and Manchester United defender has been added to Michael O’Neill’s backroom team.

Robbie Brady signs for Championship club Preston
# Transfer Talk
From The42
# Transfer Talk

Robbie Brady signs for Championship club Preston

Jul 4th 2022, 6:29 PM 8,469 Views 3 Comments

Preston have also signed former Liverpool midfielder Ben Woodburn.

# championship - This year 2022

Vincent Kompany’s Burnley open Championship campaign away at Huddersfield
# Opening Fixtures
From The42
# Opening Fixtures

Vincent Kompany’s Burnley open Championship campaign away at Huddersfield

Jun 23rd 2022, 9:46 AM 2,783 Views 1 Comment

The Irish Sheffield United contingent kick off their season against Watford.

'Proven leader' Kompany takes over at relegated Burnley
# Clarets
From The42
# Clarets

'Proven leader' Kompany takes over at relegated Burnley

Jun 14th 2022, 12:47 PM 6,187 Views 4 Comments

The former Manchester City and Belgium defender recently left Anderlecht after three years at the helm.

Draws made for All-Ireland football qualifiers round two and Tailteann Cup semi-finals
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Draws made for All-Ireland football qualifiers round two and Tailteann Cup semi-finals

Jun 6th 2022, 8:47 AM 58,497 Views 32 Comments

Kildare play Mayo and Donegal face Armagh in the glamour qualifiers.

Safe standing could be introduced across the Premier League next season
# On Your Feet
From The42
# On Your Feet

Safe standing could be introduced across the Premier League next season

May 24th 2022, 12:01 PM 4,140 Views 11 Comments

A pilot involving five clubs took place in the second half of the current campaign.

Here is the 2022 All-Ireland senior hurling championship schedule
# State Of Play
From The42
# State Of Play

Here is the 2022 All-Ireland senior hurling championship schedule

May 22nd 2022, 9:16 PM 54,266 Views 7 Comments

The Leinster and Munster action finished off this weekend.

Looking forward after relegation and hoping club honours word to allow access to facilities
# The Future
From The42
# The Future

Looking forward after relegation and hoping club honours word to allow access to facilities

May 17th 2022, 4:12 PM 3,530 Views 0 Comments

Louise Quinn’s Birmgingham City suffered the drop to the Championship earlier this month.

Luton and Huddersfield share spoils in first leg of Championship play-off semi
# All Level
From The42
# All Level

Luton and Huddersfield share spoils in first leg of Championship play-off semi

May 13th 2022, 10:32 PM 2,931 Views 0 Comments

The sides head to Yorkshire all square after a 1-1 draw at Kenilworth Road.

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