English League Championship

Bobby Zamora sends QPR up

A terrible tackle by Gary O'Neil took QPR down to 10 men, but Bobby Zamora rescued them with the second playoff-winning goal of his career, sinking Derby County.

Derby and QPR meet in playoff final

Derby and QPR face off over a place in the Premier League at Wembley on Saturday.

Norwich appoint Adams full time

The Canaries have stayed in house and given their interim boss a permanent gig.

QPR outlast Wigan to make playoff final

Two of England's most beloved managers get to square off for a spot in the Premier League.

Wigan, QPR poor in scoreless draw

Sweet lord that was abysmal.

QPR and Wigan both out to make EPL return

Two teams relegated from the Premier League last season meet in the playoff semifinals, hoping to make a quick return to the top flight.

Brighton host Derby as playoffs commence

The Championship playoffs commence in Brighton on Thursday, as the Seagulls welcome Derby County to town.

Cardiff tumbles down

Vincent Tan's meddling ways have resulted in a yo-yo season.

Fulham relegated

For the first time since 2001, Fulham will play their football in the Championship after being relegated from the Premier League on Saturday.

Championship playoffs set

The most gut-wrenching time of the season is here. Get ready for the Championship promotion playoffs.

A wonder goal, a pitch invasion and heartbreak

The final day of the Championship season never disappoints. Unless you're the club that finishes 7th.

Promotion watch: Leicester favourites, QPR close

Leicester City are clear favourites in the race for promotion to the Premier League, but who else is likely to join them? And who should we want to come up?

RvP nets a brace in United win

Robin van Persie scored twice for Manchester United, who had little problem keeping a clean sheet in a win over Wigan.

Wigan ushers in the David Moyes era

Since this game almost certainly means more to Wigan than it does to Manchester United, it should end up being very competitive.

Phillips sends Palace up

39-year-old Kevin Phillips converted and extra time penalty kick, sending Crystal Palace back to the Premier League for the first time since 2005.

Watford and Palace battle for promotion

Next season's new Premier League television contract means that the richest game in football is richer than it's ever been. Crystal Palace and Watford play on Monday with promotion and over £100m on the line.

Zaha fires Palace into playoff final

Wilfried Zaha hadn't scored for two months heading into Monday's game against Brighton and Hove Albion. He was Palace's hero on the night, scoring two great goals.

Nugent fires Foxes to first leg win

Both goalkeepers had excellent games, but David Nugent was able to score a winner for Leicester late in the second half.

Chatting about the Championship playoffs

Two of SB Nation's contributors had a chat with our Bolton blogger about the League Championship promotion playoffs.

Hull City almost promoted, Bolton up into top six

Hull City are on the brink of promotion but only managed a goalless draw, as Bolton continued their great run and moved up into the playoffs.

Cardiff City win promotion: What's next?

Cardiff City achieved promotion to the Premier League after drawing with Charlton thanks to Watford slipping up at Millwall. Now the planning for their maiden campaign can begin.

Cardiff could get promoted Tuesday

With four games to go in the Championship season, Cardiff only need a draw to win promotion on Tuesday. Further down the table, the almighty scrap for the playoffs continues.

Cardiff all but up as battle for 6th rages on

Any point in the next four games will seal Cardiff's automatic promotion to the Premier League. Meanwhile, in the race for the playoffs, Leicester and Forest have allowed Bolton to catch them.

Sunderland Confirm Steven Fletcher Signing

Sunderland have confirmed the signing of 25-year-old centre forward Steven Fletcher from relegated Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Craig Bellamy Leaves Liverpool For Cardiff

33-year-old forward Craig Bellamy has signed a two-year contract with nPower Championship side Cardiff City.

Al-Hasawi Family Takes Over Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest have been bought by Kuwaiti trio Fawaz, Abdulaziz and Omar Al-Hasawi.

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