English Championship News
It is the fifth consecutive season the Cottagers have changed divisions as they were also promoted in 2018 and 2020 before being relegated in their first season back in the top flight.
Wayne Rooney's Derby County relegated from England's second tier; Bournemouth close to Premier League return
Derby would be comfortably in mid-table without the points deduction for entering administration and breaching financial sustainability rules in previous seasons.
After decades stuck in lower league obscurity, unfashionable Brentford will be one of the smallest clubs ever to play in the top tier.
Championship leaders Norwich City on the brink of promotion to Premier League after Derby County win
Norwich are 17 points ahead of third-placed Brentford and need just two points from their remaining five games to confirm automatic promotion.
EFL Championship: Former England coach Steve McLaren appointed technical director of struggling Derby
McClaren, 59, who had two spells as Derby manager, has returned to Pride Park following an agreement between owner Mel Morris and Derventio Holdings, who are set to complete a takeover of the club.
Catlin will be replaced in the tournament at Hanbury Manor by South African Wilco Nienaber.
English Football League needs 56 days to finish season, playoffs in all three divisions, says EFL chief
The EFL, which oversees the three divisions below the Premier League — the Championship, League One and League Two — also said matches may be held without fans in attendance.
Huddersfield Town vs Stoke City halted briefly after sectarian abuse aimed at Ireland winger James McClean
An announcement was made warning the fans at the John Smith’s Stadium that “offensive behaviour is affecting the game and will not be tolerated” and McClean applauded the move, after which no further abuse was heard.
English Championship: Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa feels 'responsible' for spy incident ahead of Derby County clash
Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa has admitted sending a member of his coaching staff to spy on Derby County ahead of their Championship (second-tier) match on Friday.
EFL Championship: Former Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce appointed as new manager of Sheffield Wednesday
Former Manchester United defender Steve Bruce took Aston Villa to the Championship play-off final last season but they lost to Fulham at Wembley and he was sacked in October.
Former Chelsea captain John Terry 'aspires to be a manager one day' but is in no rush to dive into management
John Terry is keen to follow former England team-mates Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard into management but says he will need a few years to learn the ropes after accepting a coaching role at Aston Villa.
English Championship side Aston Villa appoint Chelsea legend John Terry as assistant to new coach Dean Smith
Former England captain John Terry took his first steps into coaching on Wednesday when he was named as right-hand man to new Aston Villa boss Dean Smith.
Derby County manager Frank Lampard charged with improper conduct by FA after being sent off for shouting at officials
Derby County manager Frank Lampard was charged with improper conduct by the English Football Association on Monday after being sent to the stands during his team’s 1-0 defeat by Rotherham United in the Championship at the weekend.
Championship side Queens Park Rangers appoint British-Indian businessman Amit Bhatia as their new chairman
Queens Park Rangers have appointed British-Indian businessman Amit Bhatia as their new chairman, with co-chairmen Tony Fernandes and Ruben Gnanalingam vacating their positions,
Derby County's Frank Lampard says he swapped pundit's chair for stressful job of manager becaused 'he missed the bug'
Lampard has worked primarily in the media since retiring from playing in 2017 following a glittering career that included three Premier League titles, four FA Cups and a Champions League at Chelsea.
Former England midfielder Frank Lampard is taking his first step into management by taking the reins at Derby County, the Championship club announced on Thursday
West Brom's relegation from Premier League confirmed after Southampton beat Swansea to edge towards safety
West Brom were relegated from the Premier League on Tuesday after Southampton took a huge step towards keeping their place in the English top flight by beating fellow strugglers Swansea.
ISL 2017-18: ATK striker Robbie Keane reportedly seeking move to Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wolverhampton Wanderers, who are eyeing promotion to Premier League at the end of the season, are trying to bring back their former striker Robbie Keane from Indian Super League (ISL) side ATK.
Former Wales boss Chris Coleman said the chance to turn around Sunderland's fortunes was an opportunity too good to refuse despite the daunting task of lifting the club off the bottom of the Championship.
Former Wales coach Chris Coleman was confirmed as manager of Championship strugglers Sunderland on Sunday.