Championship latest transfer news for 2017 – 2018 and Beyond
- Wed, 13 Nov 2019 10:00:07 +0000: From Bellingham to Watkins: 10 young Championship stars shining this season - Championship | The Guardian
Birmingham’s youngest scorer and a player likened to Callum Wilson make our selection of second-tier players aged 23 or under
Bellingham was born in June 2003, when a ponytailed David Beckham joined Real Madrid and Gareth Southgate was in the England defence, but the teenage midfielder has displayed a maturity that belies his years. In August Bellingham, who has shone in the crux of the Birmingham midfield alongside the former Arsenal prospect Daniel Crowley, became the club’s youngest goalscorer at 16 days and 63 days, eclipsing Trevor Francis’s record. The son of Mark, a prolific striker at non-league level, Bellingham is the latest Birmingham academy graduate to make a splash in the first team, as Demarai Gray and Nathan Redmond did previously.Continue reading...
- Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:35:32 +0000: Neil Warnock leaves Cardiff City by mutual consent - Championship | The Guardian
• Manager departs Championship club with immediate effect
• Warnock led Cardiff’s promotion campaign in 2017-18
Cardiff are looking for a manager after Neil Warnock left his position by mutual consent. The 70-year-old was appointed in October 2016 with the club second from bottom in the Championship and guided them to promotion to the Premier League in 2018.Continue reading...
- Sat, 09 Nov 2019 18:05:16 +0000: Michael O’Neill makes instant impact at Stoke as top three win in Championship - Championship | The Guardian
• West Brom stay in front with 1-0 win over Hull
• Preston beat Huddersfield, Leeds down Blackburn
Michael O’Neill, the new Stoke manager, had an instant impact as his side hammered Barnsley 4-2 at Oakwell in the bottom-of-the-table Championship clash while the top three, West Brom, Preston and Leeds, won.
The Northern Irishman was named as Nathan Jones’ successor at Stoke on Friday and the away team got off to a fine start after three successive defeats courtesy of Sam Clucas’ early goal and Lee Gregory’s penalty on the half hour.Continue reading...
- Sat, 09 Nov 2019 14:54:43 +0000: Grabban punishes Bogle howler as Nottingham Forest beat rivals Derby - Championship | The Guardian
Lewis Grabban’s second-half goal ensured a narrow victory for Nottingham Forest over local rivals Derby County at the City Ground. Forest’s top scorer won it in the 56th minute with his seventh goal of the season when he pounced on Jayden Bogle’s error to beat Kelle Roos to ensure manager, Sabri Lamouchi, was able to celebrate his 48th birthday in style.
“Of course, it’s a great gift,” said Lamouchi. “It was an emotional game and for that reason, maybe the first half wasn’t the best.Continue reading...
- Mon, 04 Nov 2019 22:21:31 +0000: West Brom return to top of Championship with easy win over Stoke - Championship | The Guardian
Matt Phillips and Hal Robson-Kanu fired West Brom back to the top of the Championship as Stoke remain rooted to the bottom after a disappointing 2-0 defeat.
The midfielder Phillips’ sixth goal of the season gave the Baggies a sixth-minute lead and Robson-Kanu’s second-half penalty ensured they comfortably avoided an upset at the Bet365 Stadium and leapfrogged Preston at the summit.Continue reading...
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- Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:08:35 +0000: Burton announce Flanagan departure - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Sky Bet Championship | BBC
Burton Albion announce that defender Tom Flanagan is to leave the club, despite having "verbally agreed" a new deal.
- Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:17:38 +0000: Leeds United buy back Elland Road - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Sky Bet Championship | BBC
Championship side Leeds United buy back their Elland Road ground, 13 years after selling it.
- Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:08:39 +0000: Bond reunited with Redknapp at Birmingham - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Sky Bet Championship | BBC
Birmingham City appoint Kevin Bond as Harry Redknapp's number two - the fifth time they have worked together.
- Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:03:41 +0000: Ipswich sign Cardiff midfielder Huws - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Sky Bet Championship | BBC
Ipswich Town sign midfielder Emyr Huws from Championship rivals Cardiff City, while goalkeeper Dean Gerken agrees a new deal.
- Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:26:51 +0000: Ex-England midfielder Parker retires - Latest Stories, Video, and Commentary about Sky Bet Championship | BBC
Ex-England, Charlton and Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker announces his retirement from football.
Today has seen the signing of young striker Charlie Strutton for struggling side AFC Wimbledon after he had impressed Terry Brown whilst on a three week trial earlier in the year. Barnsley have today signed winger David Cotterill on a free transfer which could see the player making his debut for the club this weekend.
Championship top dogs West Ham have today sealed the double signing of Ravel Morrison from Manchester United as well as Ricardo Vaz Te from Barnsley. The young starlet ravel Morrison is believed to have attracted a lot of interest from some of Europe’s biggest clubs such as Barcelona, Roma and Paris St Germain but has decided to stay in the English divisions.
Vaz Te has had an extremely good season so far with the Portuguese striker already netting ten times for former club Barnsley.
Sussex club Brighton have completed the signing of two Manchester City players on loan until the end of the season which again cemented the up and coming clubs ambition to gain entry into the premier league. The club has signed Abdul Razak and Gai Assulin who are both midfielders who have failed to break through into the first team at Manchester City. On another plus side for the Sussex club their influential winger craig Noone has committed his future to the club stating he is more than happy at the seagulls amid speculation that he could be joining Cardiff City in the summer after the Welsh club had a £1.2 million offer turned down by Gus Poyet in January.
Cardiff Cities formidable striker has today stated that he would indeed be extremely happy to extend his loan spell at league one side Scunthorpe United with the striker claiming he prefers life at the club. Cardiff winger Peter Whttingham has today stated that he is convinced he made the correct decision to commit himself to the Welsh club amid speculation that he could have joined West Ham during the January transfer window.
Richard Keogh has again reinforced his commitment to Coventry City by stating he would be more than happy to open contract negotiations with the club before the end of the season. This will be great news for manager Andy Thorn as he is already looking to bolster his squad for next season and would have thought of it as a detrimental loss to have lost Keogh for next season.
Ben reeves has today made his switch from Southampton to league two team Dagenham & Redbridge on a twelve month loan deal. Southampton have also gladly received back today forward Ryan Doyle from his loan spell at Bury and the influential forward is more than happy to be back.
Leeds United new boy boss Neil Warnock has today signed the Portsmouth forward Danny Webber on a deal that will see him at the club until the end of the season. Warnock has today also stated that he will have to wait until the end of the season before he can make any new moves for players until he assesses the financial situation. James Harper has today completed his move to Wycombe from title chasing league one team Hull City on a short term loan deal which will see him remain for just over a month.
Hull City have finally completed an interesting and what they hope will be a extremely beneficial loan deal for Joshua King. The Manchester united starlet will remain with the side until the end of the season with the possibility of extending it past that date.