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#Championship

# championship - Sunday 16 January, 2022

O'Neill's Stoke maintain winning away form as Hull continue to struggle
# Going Steady
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# Going Steady

O'Neill's Stoke maintain winning away form as Hull continue to struggle

Sun 2:23 PM 3,411 Views 1 Comment

Jacob Brown and Tom Ince both scored in a 2-0 victory.

# championship - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Fulham put seven past ragged Reading to reclaim automatic promotion spot
# Rampant
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# Rampant

Fulham put seven past ragged Reading to reclaim automatic promotion spot

Jan 11th 2022, 10:22 PM 3,113 Views 0 Comments

Harry Wilson and Aleksandar Mitrovic both scored twice in the rout.

# championship - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Six Nations around the corner as Ireland players aim to get up to speed
# Scouting
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# Scouting

Six Nations around the corner as Ireland players aim to get up to speed

Jan 8th 2022, 10:00 AM 22,513 Views 19 Comments

Many of Andy Farrell’s players have had very little rugby in recent months.

# championship - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

James Brown set to seal short-term Blackburn deal as goalkeeper Odumosu goes on trial with Bolton
# LOI
From The42
# LOI

James Brown set to seal short-term Blackburn deal as goalkeeper Odumosu goes on trial with Bolton

Jan 5th 2022, 2:49 PM 7,074 Views 3 Comments

Defender Brown is set to sign an initial six-month deal with the Championship high-flyers.

# championship - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Aaron Connolly completes loan move to Chris Wilder's Boro
# Due North
From The42
# Due North

Aaron Connolly completes loan move to Chris Wilder's Boro

Jan 2nd 2022, 11:32 AM 7,650 Views 11 Comments

The Ireland forward joins until the end of the season.

# championship - Thursday 30 December, 2021

Championship leaders Bournemouth cruise to 3-0 win over 10-man Cardiff
# Top Of The Tree
From The42
# Top Of The Tree

Championship leaders Bournemouth cruise to 3-0 win over 10-man Cardiff

Dec 30th 2021, 11:15 PM 2,737 Views 0 Comments

Dominic Solanke was also on the scoresheet for the winners while there was also a late own goal from Cardiff goalkeeper Alex Smithies.

Derby strike late to earn third straight win and strengthen survival bid
# On A Roll
From The42
# On A Roll

Derby strike late to earn third straight win and strengthen survival bid

Updated Dec 30th 2021, 10:49 PM 7,798 Views 3 Comments

Wayne Rooney’s side earned a 2-1 victory over Stoke in the Championship.

O'Dowda stars for 10-man Bristol City but QPR snatch victory with late winner
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

O'Dowda stars for 10-man Bristol City but QPR snatch victory with late winner

Dec 30th 2021, 10:12 PM 3,000 Views 0 Comments

Yoann Barbet scored the winning goal in stoppage time.

# championship - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Middlesbrough jump into play-off places as Covid decimates day of Championship action
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Middlesbrough jump into play-off places as Covid decimates day of Championship action

Dec 26th 2021, 5:40 PM 3,133 Views 1 Comment

Only 2 games in England’s second tier went ahead today.

# championship - Saturday 27 November, 2021

Bournemouth blow chance to go top of Championship, Andy Carroll and Danny Drinkwater deny Manning's Swansea
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Bournemouth blow chance to go top of Championship, Andy Carroll and Danny Drinkwater deny Manning's Swansea

Nov 27th 2021, 5:28 PM 5,070 Views 0 Comments

In League One, Irish striker Will Keane inspired Wigan to victory at the end of a difficult week.

# championship - Friday 26 November, 2021

West Brom settle for point against Forest after Jayson Molumby sees red
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

West Brom settle for point against Forest after Jayson Molumby sees red

Nov 26th 2021, 11:06 PM 4,509 Views 0 Comments

The Republic of Ireland midfielder was sent off for two bookable offences, leaving the Baggies with 10 men for the last 19 minutes.

# championship - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Sheffield United midfielder discharged from hospital after collapsing on pitch
# John Fleck
From The42
# John Fleck

Sheffield United midfielder discharged from hospital after collapsing on pitch

Updated Nov 24th 2021, 1:30 PM 6,379 Views 2 Comments

The 30-year-old stayed in the Royal Berkshire Hospital overnight for observation.

# championship - Monday 15 November, 2021

Andy Carroll signs short-term deal with Reading
# Pen To Paper
From The42
# Pen To Paper

Andy Carroll signs short-term deal with Reading

Nov 15th 2021, 6:27 PM 7,536 Views 4 Comments

The former England striker has committed his future to the Berkshire club until mid-January.

# championship - Saturday 6 November, 2021

Irish U21 international nets first goal for Derby, Kenny facing anxious wait on Ogbene fitness
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Irish U21 international nets first goal for Derby, Kenny facing anxious wait on Ogbene fitness

Nov 6th 2021, 5:06 PM 4,942 Views 1 Comment

A round up of the day’s Championship and FA Cup action.

# championship - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Irish strikers on target for Birmingham and Wigan as Sheffield United's struggles continue
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Irish strikers on target for Birmingham and Wigan as Sheffield United's struggles continue

Nov 2nd 2021, 10:01 PM 6,112 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Neil Warnock’s record-setting 1,602nd game as a manager was ruined by Luton.

# championship - Saturday 30 October, 2021

Canada's Pendrith grabs three-stroke PGA Bermuda lead, McDowell surges into top 10
# Moving Day
From The42
# Moving Day

Canada's Pendrith grabs three-stroke PGA Bermuda lead, McDowell surges into top 10

Oct 30th 2021, 10:15 PM 2,357 Views 0 Comments

Seamus Power, meanwhile, has fallen back.

Aleksandar Mitrovic nets hat-trick as Fulham ease past 10-man West Brom
# Aleksandar The Great
From The42
# Aleksandar The Great

Aleksandar Mitrovic nets hat-trick as Fulham ease past 10-man West Brom

Oct 30th 2021, 3:00 PM 1,230 Views 1 Comment

Republic of Ireland internationals Callum Robinson and Jayson Molumby were both introduced as second-half substitutes for West Brom.

# championship - Monday 25 October, 2021

American businessman Chris Kirchner announces his interest in buying Derby County
# Rescue Act
From The42
# Rescue Act

American businessman Chris Kirchner announces his interest in buying Derby County

Oct 25th 2021, 7:01 PM 7,824 Views 1 Comment

The Rams went into administration last month and have appealed against the 12-point penalty handed out by the English Football League.

# championship - Sunday 24 October, 2021

'It was a case of working even harder' - Irish Bournemouth midfielder continues to impress
# Bright Prospect
From The42
# Bright Prospect

'It was a case of working even harder' - Irish Bournemouth midfielder continues to impress

Oct 24th 2021, 9:42 AM 10,915 Views 2 Comments

Gavin Kilkenny played a starring role as The Cherries moved six points clear at the top of the Championship.

# championship - Monday 18 October, 2021

Robbie Brady signs with Scott Parker's Bournemouth
# New Home
From The42
# New Home

Robbie Brady signs with Scott Parker's Bournemouth

Oct 18th 2021, 3:02 PM 31,821 Views 11 Comments

The Republic of Ireland player spent the last months as a free agent following his departure from Burnley.

# championship - Sunday 17 October, 2021

Swansea beat rivals Cardiff to pile pressure on Mick McCarthy
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Swansea beat rivals Cardiff to pile pressure on Mick McCarthy

Oct 17th 2021, 2:48 PM 3,234 Views 1 Comment

Cardiff went down 3-0 in the Welsh derby.

# championship - Saturday 16 October, 2021

Mitrovic on the double as Fulham romp to victory over QPR in west London derby
# Cottage High
From The42
# Cottage High

Mitrovic on the double as Fulham romp to victory over QPR in west London derby

Oct 16th 2021, 3:14 PM 1,511 Views 0 Comments

Rangers have not beaten neighbours Fulham in their past seven derbies.

# championship - Friday 15 October, 2021

West Brom reclaim top spot as they see off Birmingham in uninspiring derby
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

West Brom reclaim top spot as they see off Birmingham in uninspiring derby

Oct 15th 2021, 10:36 PM 3,509 Views 0 Comments

Callum Robinson and Jayson Molumby both featured for the Baggies, while Scott Hogan started up top for the visitors.

# championship - Friday 1 October, 2021

Stoke grab late winner to end West Brom's unbeaten start to Championship season
# Stoke Of Luck
From The42
# Stoke Of Luck

Stoke grab late winner to end West Brom's unbeaten start to Championship season

Oct 1st 2021, 10:52 PM 3,252 Views 0 Comments

Nick Powell found the target with 11 minutes to go after a defensive blunder by Conor Townsend.

# championship - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Mitrovic treble helps Fulham up to third as Bournemouth miss chance to go top of Championship
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Mitrovic treble helps Fulham up to third as Bournemouth miss chance to go top of Championship

Sep 29th 2021, 10:48 PM 2,584 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, a rare Craig Forsyth goal earned Derby a vital 1-0 home win against Reading.

'I will work as hard as I can to make things right' - Fans' chants leave Mick McCarthy under pressure at Cardiff
# Struggling
From The42
# Struggling

'I will work as hard as I can to make things right' - Fans' chants leave Mick McCarthy under pressure at Cardiff

Sep 29th 2021, 12:34 PM 7,864 Views 2 Comments

A 4-0 loss to West Brom means Cardiff have lost five of their last six games.

# championship - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Irish international makes debut as West Brom hammer Mick McCarthy's Cardiff
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Irish international makes debut as West Brom hammer Mick McCarthy's Cardiff

Sep 28th 2021, 9:59 PM 13,221 Views 8 Comments

The Baggies have gone to the top of the table.

# championship - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Premier League and Championship clubs to offer safe standing areas from January
# Trial
From The42
# Trial

Premier League and Championship clubs to offer safe standing areas from January

Sep 22nd 2021, 3:19 PM 2,371 Views 1 Comment

Clubs in England’s top two tiers have until 6 October to apply.

# championship - Saturday 18 September, 2021

Reid happy with Forest win but 'can’t get away from sad week' after Hughton dismissal
# New START
From The42
# New START

Reid happy with Forest win but 'can’t get away from sad week' after Hughton dismissal

Sep 18th 2021, 6:43 PM 11,200 Views 6 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland international took over when Hughton was sacked on Thursday.

# championship - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Hughton 'relieved of his duties' at Nottingham Forest as dismal start to season continues
# Time To Say Goodbye
From The42
# Time To Say Goodbye

Hughton 'relieved of his duties' at Nottingham Forest as dismal start to season continues

Sep 16th 2021, 10:10 AM 6,036 Views 5 Comments

Former Republic of Ireland international Steven Reid has been appointed the interim head coach for the Championship side.

# championship - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Pressure mounts on Hughton as Nottingham Forest lose out to Middlesbrough
# Backs To The Wall
From The42
# Backs To The Wall

Pressure mounts on Hughton as Nottingham Forest lose out to Middlesbrough

Sep 15th 2021, 10:30 PM 4,001 Views 8 Comments

Forest have now taken just one point from their opening seven matches in the Championship.

# championship - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Irish international Knight makes first start of the season for Derby after injury setback
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Irish international Knight makes first start of the season for Derby after injury setback

Sep 14th 2021, 10:29 PM 6,430 Views 1 Comment

The midfielder missed Ireland’s World Cup qualifiers after damaging his ankle.

# championship - Saturday 28 August, 2021

Ajayi nets stoppage-time winner as West Brom snatch points at Peterborough
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Ajayi nets stoppage-time winner as West Brom snatch points at Peterborough

Aug 28th 2021, 10:38 PM 3,434 Views 3 Comments

Dara O’Shea played the full 90 minutes for the Baggies.

# championship - Saturday 21 August, 2021

Charlie Austin’s injury-time strike rescues a point for QPR
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

Charlie Austin’s injury-time strike rescues a point for QPR

Aug 21st 2021, 3:04 PM 2,358 Views 1 Comment

The Tykes totally dominated a first half in which Dominik Frieser and Cauley Woodrow scored to put them in control.

# championship - Friday 20 August, 2021

Piroe scores on first Championship start as Swansea earn first win under Martin
# Off The Mark
From The42
# Off The Mark

Piroe scores on first Championship start as Swansea earn first win under Martin

Aug 20th 2021, 10:57 PM 3,860 Views 0 Comments

The striker broke from midfield on 19 minutes and fired against a post before finishing from the rebound.

# championship - Monday 9 August, 2021

Blackburn manager confirms interest in signing Michael Obafemi
# Potential Transfer
From The42
# Potential Transfer

Blackburn manager confirms interest in signing Michael Obafemi

Aug 9th 2021, 2:54 PM 10,797 Views 4 Comments

The Southampton striker may be set for a drop to the Championship.

# championship - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Parrott makes MK Dons bow in thrilling Bolton draw, injury woes strike again for Callum O'Dowda
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Parrott makes MK Dons bow in thrilling Bolton draw, injury woes strike again for Callum O'Dowda

Aug 7th 2021, 5:15 PM 13,911 Views 4 Comments

We round up the headline Irish involvement as the EFL seasons got underway.

Words of praise from Scott Parker for Irish youngster after full Championship debut
# A Dubliner Called Kilkenny
From The42
# A Dubliner Called Kilkenny

Words of praise from Scott Parker for Irish youngster after full Championship debut

Aug 7th 2021, 9:46 AM 15,053 Views 3 Comments

Gavin Kilkenny made his full Championship debut in a new, deep-lying role last night.

# championship - Friday 6 August, 2021

Irish duo O'Shea and Robinson combine to secure season opener draw for West Brom
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Irish duo O'Shea and Robinson combine to secure season opener draw for West Brom

Aug 6th 2021, 10:33 PM 7,319 Views 3 Comments

Valerien Ismael started his Baggies reign with a hard-fought point against Bournemouth.

# championship - Saturday 17 July, 2021

Free agent Richard Keogh signed by Blackpool
# What Richard Did Next
From The42
# What Richard Did Next

Free agent Richard Keogh signed by Blackpool

Jul 17th 2021, 10:14 AM 7,521 Views 3 Comments

The Irish defender will remain in the Championship next season.

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