Championship Round-up: Hull go top as Middlesbrough lose at home to Forest
Jan25

Championship Round-up: Hull go top as Middlesbrough lose at home to Forest

Hull City went top of the Championship table after a late Abel Hernandez penalty gave them a 1-0 victory against Fulham at Craven Cottage. The Uruguayan scored the game’s only goal with ten minutes left to play from the spot, after Moses Odubajo was brought down by Lasse Vigen Christensen. The Tigers have now won their last four matches and go a point above Middlesbrough at the top of the table. Boro were powerless to resist...

Read More
Championship Preview: Burnley face Derby in promotion clash
Jan22

Championship Preview: Burnley face Derby in promotion clash

Fourth-placed Burnley face third-placed Burnley at Turf Moor on Monday as one promotion contender aims to get one over another. The Clarets, who are a point behind their hosts and five off second-placed Hull, are unbeaten in their last four matches, winning three, and have lost just twice at home all season. Meanwhile, the Rams have failed to win in their last four, losing two, and have dropped out of the top-two. However, after a 0-0...

Read More
FA Cup Third Round Replays Round-Up: Liverpool and Tottenham ease through
Jan21

FA Cup Third Round Replays Round-Up: Liverpool and Tottenham ease through

Liverpool, Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion all advanced to the Fourth Round of the FA Cup after seeing off their lower league competitors in replays after being held at the first time of asking. Following the 2-2 draw at St James’ Park, around 6,000 Exeter City fans made the long trip to Anfield hoping to see their side pull off what would have been one of the biggest ever cup shocks, but the Grecians found themselves a...

Read More
Sheffield Wednesday still pursuing £12m-rated Scotland striker, despite Gary Hooper’s £3m imminent arrival
Jan21

Sheffield Wednesday still pursuing £12m-rated Scotland striker, despite Gary Hooper’s £3m imminent arrival

Sheffield Wednesday are considering stepping up their pursuit of Scotland international Jordan Rhodes this month, according to The Yorkshire Post. The Championship club, who currently sit sixth in the standings following three successive league wins, have been heavily linked with a January move for the Blackburn Rovers talisman alongside league leaders Middlesbrough. The 25-year-old, who has 13 international caps for his country, has...

Read More
Blackburn launch loan bid for Premier League striker
Jan18

Blackburn launch loan bid for Premier League striker

Blackburn Rovers have reportedly launched a loan offer for Premier League striker Danny Graham, according to Sky Sports. The Championship side, who suffered a 1-0 defeat to Brighton and Hove Albion at the weekend, want to take the out-of-favour Sunderland hitman on loan during the January transfer window. The 30-year-old, who is a former England Under-20 international, has failed to score in 12 appearances in all competitions for the...

Read More
Championship Round-Up: Middlesbrough beaten while Hull thrash lowly Charlton
Jan18

Championship Round-Up: Middlesbrough beaten while Hull thrash lowly Charlton

Hull City are now just two points behind the leaders Middlesbrough as they closed the gap at the top of the Championship with a sensational 6-0 victory over Charlton, ensuring Jose Riga’s second spell in charge at the Addicks got off to the worst possible start. Abel Hernandez’s first-half hat-trick sealed the win with barely 40 minutes played, along with a wonderful finish from Robert Snodgrass that gave the Tigers a 4-0 lead at the...

Read More