Relegation Diaries – Rotherham United

With one match the go, Rotherham United was the third and final club to clinch relegation from the Championship this season. With Millwall drawing earlier in the day, the Millers needed at least a point to keep their slim chances alive. They were unable to do that, losing on the road to West Bromwich Albion, …

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Promotion Diaries – Sheffield United

Quite a turnaround for Sheffield United over the past couple of seasons. Two seasons removed from League One – albeit a championship season – the Blades have punched their ticket for a return to the Premier League, joining Norwich City in automatic promotion. A 2-0 win against already relegated Ipswich Town on 27 April gave them a …

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Premier League – Week 33 Power Rankings

Note: With action happening quick as we head to the last part of the season, I’m saving most of the commentary each week for a separate Champions League / Relegation post every other week. Note: Records presented as W-D-L Results as of matches played through 29 April 2019 Rank Team Record Last Week Change Table …

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Promotion Diaries – Norwich City

With a 2-1 win against Blackburn Rovers on 27 April, Norwich City clinched promotion to the Premier League, returning to the top flight on English football for the first time since the 2015-16 season. While the club joining them in automatic promotion has been away longer – Sheffield United‘s last Premier League season was in 2006-07 – the Canaries …

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Promotion Diaries – Luton Town

Luton Town was idle when they clinched promotion to the Championship. After losses by Sunderland and Portsmouth in midweek action, Luton Town (and Barnsley) were more than three points clear with only Saturday’s matches remaining in the League One regular season. Here’s a quick look at how the Hatters ended up in this position: What Went Right After a …

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