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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Championship

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Bournemouth and Swansea earn Championship play-off advantage
Arnaut Danjuma netted the winning goal for Bournemouth while Andre Ayew was the match-winner for Swansea.
Rooney's Derby cling on to avoid relegation on day of high drama in the Championship
Rotherham and Sheffield Wednesday ultimately went down on a topsy-turvy afternoon.
97th-minute equaliser deals major blow to survival hopes of Barry-Murphy's Rochdale
A 3-3 draw with AFC Wimbledon leaves the Irishman’s side teetering on the brink of League One.
13th goal of the season for James Collins kickstarts remarkable Luton Town comeback
They came from 2-0 down to take all three points at Bristol City.
Watford earn instant promotion to Premier League, Rooney's Derby left deep in relegation trouble
Elsewhere, Alan Browne scored the winning goal of Preston’s victory over Coventry as Mick McCarthy left Wycombe needing a miracle to avoid the drop.
Bournemouth consolidate Championship play-off spot as Reading's promotion hopes suffer blow
Elsewhere, Wycombe kept their slim survival hopes alive with a do-or-die win against Bristol City.
Watford take big step towards Premier League, setback for Swansea and Derby lose again
Dan Gosling hit the winner at Carrow Road.
Derby's relegation concerns deepen, Mick McCarthy's Cardiff draw at Reading
Wayne Rooney’s side fell to a 2-1 defeat at Blackburn.
Irish duo start as Swansea go third in the Championship and Sunderland promotion hopes dented
Another win for Conor Hourihane and Ryan Manning tonight.
Hourihane assist helps Swansea regain form and Norwich on the verge of Premier League return
A 3-0 win today for Swansea against Millwall.
Mick McCarthy's Cardiff team stunned by five-goal defeat to Sheffield Wednesday
Three of the goals came in the first 23 minutes.
First start for Irish U21 international for table-toppers Norwich and second-placed Watford win again
Norwich were pegged back for a late draw by Preston but the top Championship two are still in the driving seat.
Norwich restore lead at top of Championship as Sunderland continue push for promotion in League One
The Canaries sit 10 points clear at the top of the table.
Sunderland end 48-year Wembley hoodoo with McGeady assist for only goal of the game
The Owls are seven points from safety.
'I will cherish being able to play with guys I had looked up to for a long time'
22-year-old Irish wing Angus Kernohan is now playing with Ealing in the English Championship.
Ireland international the matchwinner for Liverpool in important victory at Crystal Palace
Reds skipper Niamh Fahey was on target on another busy day for the Irish across the water.
Norwich 10 points clear at the top, Watford and Swansea both win in Premier League promotion push
The 1-0 win at Vicarage Road moved the home team into the top two.
Norwich win top-of-table clash to close in on instant Premier League return
The Canaries are now 10 points clear at the top.
10 games unbeaten for Mick McCarthy's Cardiff after four-goal win over Wayne Rooney's Derby side
Cardiff have taken 24 points from Mick McCarthy’s 10 games in charge.
Unhappy Derby County return for Richard Keogh in Huddersfield defeat
Meanwhile, Norwich City stretched their lead at the top of the Championship.
Norwich and Swansea win in promotion chase, setback for Brentford and Sunderland going to Wembley
Aiden McGeady and Ireland U21 international Anthony Scully were in opposition in the Papa John’s Trophy semi-final.
Referee squares up to Alan Judge in Ipswich draw
The Irish international was involved in a bizarre confrontation tonight.
Four assists for Aiden McGeady in Sunderland win
The Irish international set up all of his side’s goals, but it was a much quieter day for the Irish players in the Championship.
Late brace sees Brentford go top and extend unbeaten run to 21 league games
Josh Dasilva and Ivan Toney grabbed the crucial goals to ensure a 3-1 win over Reading.
Winning debut for Long, first Cardiff victory for McCarthy and Collins hits the net
A round-up of today’s Championship action.
Conor Hourihane: 'I love playing football, your career is too short to be sitting around'
The Ireland midfielder scored his third goal in as many games last night for new club Swansea City.
Substitute Adomah hits late winner as QPR stun promotion-chasers Watford
Charlie Austin had earlier cancelled out Troy Deeney’s penalty opener for the Hornets.
Hourihane scores in second straight game for new club while 38-year-old Hoolahan also finds target
And Aiden McGeady grabbed himself a goal for Sunderland.
In the mould of Roy Keane and learning from Wayne Rooney - The remarkable rise of Jason Knight
Still a week shy of his 20th birthday, one of Irish football’s brightest prospects is attracting significant Premier League interest.
Hourihane grabs Swansea equaliser on league debut while McCarthy's reign opens with draw
A great start to life at Swansea for Conor Hourihane.
Deeney ensures Watford beat Stoke to close gap on promotion places
The talismanic skipper scored from the spot and provided the assist for Ismaila Sarr against James McClean’s Stoke.
'As much as it came to an abrupt end, it was a bit of a blessing in disguise'
Ex-Munster fullback Sean Scanlon has retired from professional rugby after seven seasons in the Championship.
Molumby shines in Preston win, Keogh makes immediate debut for Huddersfield
It was a busy night in England’s second-tier.
League debut for Irish U21 international McNamara as Millwall hold high-flying Bournemouth
Elsewhere, QPR were 2-0 winners away to Luton Town.
Irish midfielder Jayson Molumby completes loan move to Championship
The Waterford native has joined Preston until the end of the season.
Irish international Alan Browne strikes late to end Rooney's unbeaten start with Derby
The Preston skipper was central to all the action in a dramatic 1-0 win.
Irish U21 international Danny Grant leaves Bohs for Huddersfield Town
The PFAI Young Player of the Year has signed a contract running to 2023 with the Championship club.
Norwich stride clear at top of the Championship
Keiren Westwood was the pick of the Irish players, keeping a clean sheet in what proved to be Tony Pulis’ first win as Sheffield Wednesday manager.
Irish contingent to the fore as Preston extend Bristol City’s losing run
Daniel Johnson’s first-half penalty inflicted a third straight loss on the Robins, with Sean Maguire and Alan Browne impressing.
Irish international Collins has penalty disallowed in bizarre circumstances in Luton defeat
Collins had a spot kick goal ruled out for a double movement.