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(Updated) EFL Championship – Week 1 Slate

Here’s a look at the first week’s slate of games. We’ll update this with results as the games progress. The number in parenthesis before each team is their current spot in my Weekly Power Rankings. Home teams are listed first, and winners will be indicated in bold. In the event of a draw, both teams …

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EFL Championship – Preseason Power Rankings

I’ve spent the last week introducing you to all the teams currently playing in the Championship. With real games starting in less than an hour – the kick-off of Derby County and Reading is scheduled for 8pm London time (3pm est) – here’s my completely unscientific prediction for how the season might play out. Rank …

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EFL Championship Teams Primer: 2018-2019 Season – Part 4

Note: This is the final of four posts about the 24 teams competing in the Championship, which is Tier 2 of English Association football. Teams are presented in alphabetical order with a bit of their history and some expectations for this season. You can read Part 1 here, Part 2 here and Part 3 here. …

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EFL Championship Teams Primer: 2018-2019 Season – Part 3

Note: This is the third of four posts about the 24 teams competing in the Championship, which is Tier 2 of English Association football. Teams are presented in alphabetical order with a bit of their history and some expectations for this season. You can read Part 1 here and Part 2 here. Norwich City Nickname: …

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EFL Championship Teams Primer: 2018-2019 Season – Part 2

Note: This is the second of four posts about the 24 teams competing in the Championship, which is Tier 2 of English Association football. Teams are presented in alphabetical order with a bit of their history and some expectations for this season. You can read Part 1 here. Derby County Nickname: The Rams Founded: 1884 …

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EFL Championship Teams Primer: 2018-2019 Season – Part 1

Note: Unless something newsworthy happens, chances are that we will not be talking about The Championship or any other division beneath the Premier League, though as the season progresses and we approach promotion/relegation that may change. This piece is a brief look at where the Championship teams finished last year, some important players, and who …

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