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...

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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...

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Former Manchester United striker to join Championship strugglers
Jan18

Former Manchester United striker to join Championship strugglers

Bristol City are reportedly poised to sign former Manchester United striker Federico Macheda, according to The Sun. The Championship strugglers, who sacked manager Steve Cotterill last week, have been linked with a move for the out-of-favour Cardiff City forward throughout the January transfer window. The 24-year-old, who is a former Italy Under-21 international, has failed to score in just five appearances in all competitions for the...

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Bids of £50m-£60m could tempt Arsenal into selling FC Barcelona target
Jan18

Bids of £50m-£60m could tempt Arsenal into selling FC Barcelona target

FC Barcelona are reportedly ready to test Arsenal’s resolve over midfielder Aaron Ramsey, according to The Express. The La Liga giants, who currently sit two points behind league leaders Atletico Madrid in Spain, scouted the Wales international during the Gunners’ entertaining 3-3 draw at Liverpool last week. The 25-year-old, who has 38 international caps for his country, has scored five goals in 25 appearances in all competitions for...

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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...

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Championship Preview: Managerless Bristol City host leaders Middlesbrough
Jan15

Championship Preview: Managerless Bristol City host leaders Middlesbrough

Table-toppers Middlesbrough travel to the West Country to take on a struggling and now managerless Bristol City side. Boro are five points clear at the top and not conceded a goal in any of their last nine matches, in which they’ve recorded eight victories. Meanwhile, the Robins, who are two points adrift of safety, sacked boss Steve Cotterill on Thursday after going six matches without a win. Remarkably, City recorded their...

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