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2019/20 Championship preview
15:00 Friday 2nd August 2019

As is the case every Championship season, 2019/20 will be an open affair. Last campaign, Sheffield United proved any team at this level can get on a roll to gain promotion. The division is arguably the most competitive anywhere. With…

League One
League One Preview: How every team is shaping up for 2018/19
08:00 Saturday 4th August 2018

League One fans are bracing themselves for another roller-coaster ride this season. There are some new boys in town. Sunderland, Burton Albion and Barnsley all succumbed to relegation from the Championship last term. Accrington Stanley,…

5 Championship stars who will be free agents this summer
08:30 Saturday 31st March 2018

We are edging towards that time. Championship sides are panicking over certain players' contract situations. Managers hate such unwanted distractions, especially during the campaign's most critical period. Nevertheless, several…

Why Barnsley should target Steve McClaren as new manager
10:00 Friday 16th February 2018

Championship side Barnsley are still in the hunt for a new manager to replace Paul Heckingbottom, who left Oakwell to join Yorkshire rivals Leeds United recently. There have been a variety of different names linked with the vacant role. These…

6 clubs in danger of relegation to League One
14:00 Wednesday 3rd January 2018

With the Championship season already in full swing, the table has taken shape and we can see who is in promotion contention and who are in danger of relegation to League One. There are around 6 clubs who are now in a relegation dog fight. This…

Three huge wins have Cardiff City dreaming of promotion
15:00 Monday 27th November 2017

Three massive wins in a space of a week have left Cardiff fans dreaming of a return to the Premier League.  Neil Warnock's men have demonstrated envious steel to earn themselves nine points in seven days and have shown promise of the…

Barnsley FC's transfer policy is a model for Championship sides
09:30 Saturday 14th October 2017

Barnsley FC do not have the financial capabilities of other Championship clubs like Aston Villa, Middlesbrough and Sheffield Wednesday. But what they do have is a very shrewd manager and a great transfer policy which enables them to compete…

Capital One Cup
Carabao Cup Preview: Where could the shocks come?
09:30 Tuesday 19th September 2017

The big guns enter the fray in the third round of the flailing Carabao Cup and the organisers will be hoping for a few dramatic games to revitalise the interest in a cup that's lost its magic in recent years. So, what are the chances of a Chelsea,…

Has Manchester City defender John Stones done enough to still regularly start for England?
14:00 Saturday 25th February 2017

After another unconvincing performance in the 5-3 Champions League victory over Monaco during the week, has Manchester City defender John Stones done enough to retain a spot in England's defence? Signed for £47.5m by Pep Guardiola during the…

My Trip to the City Ground
12:15 Saturday 7th January 2017

For Christmas, I treated my dad to tickets to see his favoured football team – Nottingham Forest. It was my first visit to see the ‘Original Reds'; and it was certainly not one I'll forget. My father never forced football upon me, we didn't…

Championship Roundup - Newcastle winning streak continues, whilst Huddersfield flounder
12:54 Thursday 15th September 2016

The Championship is never short of excitement, thrills and upsets. Matchday seven was no different with a series of shock results, including a couple of hammerings for sides with playoffs ambitions come the end of the year. The biggest result…

Championship Preview - Matchday Seven
14:15 Tuesday 13th September 2016

The weekend's action was full of late goals, penalties and sometimes a mixture of both as the Championship came back from the International break with a bang. While on paper the action didn't look promising the games did not disappoint but…

Championship Preview - Matchday Five, will Huddersfield or Wolves continue unbeaten their run?
12:30 Friday 26th August 2016

After their midweek EFL Cup excursions, the Championship returns this weekend as the table looks to take shape after the embryonic first three weeks of the campaign. While there are just a handful of big matches sprinkled across the fixture…

League One
League One Preview
12:02 Tuesday 5th August 2014

League One looks as competitive as ever this year with none of the three relegated teams, Barnsley, Doncaster or Yeovil looking like obvious contenders for an instant return to the Championship. Joining them are Rochdale, Scunthorpe, Chesterfield…

Football League Permutations
13:05 Thursday 1st May 2014

The season is once again almost over so Jack Critchley rounds up the action in each of the divisions of the Football League. Sadly, this weekend wraps up the Football League season for another season. However, there are still a few issues to…