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Derby Day: The return of the Lancashire clash

22 October 2021

It has been 11 long years since Blackpool and Preston North End clashed in the League but this weekend, the West Lancashire derby will be reignited in the Sky Bet Championship.

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Derby Day: The Welsh affair

17 October 2021

Cardiff City and Swansea City’s long-running rivalry was born out of geographical location but made in the EFL in recent times.

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Matchday in feature: Middlesbrough v Peterborough United

16 October 2021

The Sky Bet Championship is back with a bang and under the spotlight for our featured game of the weekend.

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Derby Day: A meeting of the Midlands

15 October 2021

A land of opportunity, the West Midlands presents a number of thrilling derby fixtures, one of which will be played out in the EFL this season.

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Long-serving Peterborough United CEO Symns announces retirement

7 October 2021

Peterborough United Chief Executive, Bob Symns, has announced his retirement, stepping down from his role at the Club after 17 years of service.

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Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month: September nominations

7 October 2021

The September nominations for the Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month Award are:

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Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month: September nominations

7 October 2021

The September nominations for the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month Award are:

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Austin’s honesty standing QPR in good stead

30 September 2021

Queens Park Rangers have been one of this season’s surprise packages. With their Sky Bet Championship status hanging in the balance just eight months ago, the West Londoners have set their stall out...

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Brereton Diaz eyeing more memories with Chilean team-mates

23 September 2021

Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez of Inter Milan, former Barcelona and Manchester City goalkeeper Claudio Bravo, and now, Ben Brereton of Blackburn Rovers; a somewhat unusual assortment of names, but...

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Sharp hoping to be back among the goals for Blades

17 September 2021

After suffering relegation back to the Sky Bet Championship, Sheffield United set their sights on an immediate top-flight return.

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Feature: The big 50 - Johnson hits half a century of goals

16 September 2021

Whilst most people usually bemoan hitting the big five-zero, for Daniel Johnson, it marks a significant milestone in his Preston North End career.

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Feature: Deeney’s destiny - Blues striker ready for ‘monumental’ homecoming

10 September 2021

A game nothing short of a ‘monumental occasion’ was how Troy Deeney billed his Birmingham City homecoming.

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Five Sky Bet Championship memorable moments

10 September 2021

Unpredictability: a word that is so often synonymous with the Sky Bet Championship. Over the years, the division has witnessed late drama, last gasp goals and enough Play-Off spectacles to last a...

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Feature: How the Championship restored Tom Huddlestone’s love of football

9 September 2021

From taking in the serene setting of the golf course to the sights and sounds of over 10,000 fans, last month Tom Huddlestone announced his return to Hull City and the Sky Bet Championship – where he...

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McCarthy out to extend Cardiff's unbeaten start

27 August 2021

Cardiff City manager Mick McCarthy will be hoping his side can continue their fine start to the season when they take on Bristol City in the 'Severnside derby' this weekend, but insists it's a case of...

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Can Warnock's promotion blueprint work again?

31 July 2021

When Middlesbrough kick off their 2021/22 Sky Bet Championship campaign at Fulham on Sunday 8 August, it will mark the beginning of Neil Warnock’s second full season in charge at The Riverside.

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Respect, development and resilience: the Coventry City Academy

27 July 2021

Put simply, Coventry City have developed a winning formula when it comes to youth development. Driven by a club-wide set of core values, theirs has been recognised as one of the country’s leading...

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EFL Board representatives: Sky Bet Championship

5 July 2021

Ahead of the start of season 2021/22 the EFL is seeking three new Directors to represent Championship Clubs on the EFL Board following the resignation of Nigel Howe (Reading) and Stephen Pearce (Derby...

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Feature: The making of James Justin

30 June 2021

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#RaisedInTheEFL: Cash flow formula

11 June 2021

“To this day, I remember getting the call,” says Matty Cash, speaking via video link from Aston Villa’s training ground. These days, he’s a right-back by trade, testing his abilities against some of...

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