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Championship 19/20

Post by Cjay » Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:41 pm

The place for all EFL Championship news for next season :)

1 Barnsley
2 Birmingham City
3 Blackburn Rovers
4 Brentford
5 Bristol City
6 Cardiff City
7 Charlton Athletic
8 Derby County
9 Fulham
10 Huddersfield Town
11 Hull City
12 Leeds United
13 Luton Town
14 Middlesbrough
15 Millwall
16 Nottingham Forest
17 Preston North End
18 Queens Park Rangers
19 Reading
20 Sheffield Wednesday
21 Stoke City
22 Swansea City
23 West Bromwich Albion
24 Wigan Athletic
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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:47 pm

Lets hope No.12 will be the champions :-D

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by Cjay » Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:06 pm

3 Championship teams managerless.

Swansea - 3 leading contenders are
Micky Mellon- Won 5 promotions in his career most recently with Tranmere last season from League 2 to League 1.
Gus Poyet- Won promotion with Brighton to the Championship.
Thierry Henry- Who has done naff all but has Va Va Voom.

Boro
Jonny Woodgate- Boro lad but no managerial experience, would be a gamble.
Slavisa Jokanovic- Double promotion winner with Watford and FUlham ( i hope it isnt him).
Mikel Arteta- Very well thought of it seems but same as Woodgate, a gamble.

WBA
Danny Cowley-Many promotions to his name, very good for Lincoln, were a National League side when he arrived, start next season in League 1. (Bielsa fan to).
Gary Monk- Did good jobs tbf to him at Swansea, Leeds and Birmingham, flopped at Boro however.
Michael Appleton- Got promoted with Oxford but thats about it

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by wilsdenwhite » Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:22 pm

Less than 3 weeks until the fixtures come out. June 20th.

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by faaip » Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:55 pm

We're 12th ..well that's s**t. Who's responsible for us not starting with an A. Bet it's Rads and not buying a name higher in the alphabet ...add that to the list
GET IN THE BOAT AND ROW

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:14 pm

Slavisa Jokanovic would be a scoop for Boro'

Wilder linked with the baggies job, can't see him leaving the blunts though

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:17 pm

At what time in the the summer transfer window do we attempt to bring in our marquee signing?

31st August :lol:

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:25 pm

wilsdenwhite wrote:
Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:22 pm
Less than 3 weeks until the fixtures come out. June 20th.
First game in or around London with the kick-off time of 12.30pm just to peeve off all our travelling fans.

Wouldn't bother Swannie or BB who can't get up on a morning :lol:

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:37 pm

West Ham have signed David Martin from Millwall on a two-year deal.

The 33-year-old is the second keeper in a week to join the Hammers, following Roberto's signing on a free transfer from Espanyol.

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Post by Chilli D » Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:43 pm

Looking at that list, absolutely nothing to be fearful of.
With 2 or 3 quality signings and the emergence of some of the U23's we should be able to put the final four weeks of last season to bed and be top two no problem.

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:03 pm

Aston Villa have signed forward Jota from local rivals Birmingham for an undisclosed fee on a two-year contract.

Villa midfielder Gary Gardner, 26, has gone in the opposite direction, joining the Championship side for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.

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Post by whiteswan » Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:39 pm

1964white wrote:
Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:25 pm
First game in or around London with the kick-off time of 12.30pm just to peeve off all our travelling fans.

Wouldn't bother Swannie or BB who can't get up on a morning :lol:
:shock: Oy You....I've only just seen this. :x Wait 'till bb see's it, you will be in the :poo: :poo:

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:49 pm

whiteswan wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:39 pm
:shock: Oy You....I've only just seen this. :x Wait 'till bb see's it, you will be in the :poo: :poo:
Unusual for you to miss anything posted on here Swannie :lol: so where have you been then ?

BB won't notice so I'll be safe :-D

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by Chilli D » Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:20 am

Dan James having medical at Man U this morning. And they're paying five times what we were going to....says it all really.
I think he'll be a star in the Premier.

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by whiteswan » Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:33 pm

1964white wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:49 pm
Unusual for you to miss anything posted on here Swannie :lol: so where have you been then ?

BB won't notice so I'll be safe :-D
To be honest I was so hacked off and disappointed with our season end that I couldn't bring myself to even look at this thread. Even Bielsa staying hasn't galvanised me into next season. What's to say the same thing wont happen again :(

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by Genghers » Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:40 pm

1964white wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:03 pm
Aston Villa have signed forward Jota from local rivals Birmingham for an undisclosed fee on a two-year contract.

Villa midfielder Gary Gardner, 26, has gone in the opposite direction, joining the Championship side for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.
Its going to be important that we hold off offers for the likes of Roofe this summer. If we can maintain the main body of the squad I suspect we'll find ourselves in a stronger position than some of our rivals.

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:54 pm

Genghers wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:40 pm
Its going to be important that we hold off offers for the likes of Roofe this summer. If we can maintain the main body of the squad I suspect we'll find ourselves in a stronger position than some of our rivals.
Indeed Tom

I'm expecting one of our top players to leave, maybe that's the pessimism in me

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by weasel » Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:01 pm

Genghers wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:40 pm
Its going to be important that we hold off offers for the likes of Roofe this summer. If we can maintain the main body of the squad I suspect we'll find ourselves in a stronger position than some of our rivals.
Or spend any money we get for players wisely. If we for example sell PJ, KP and KR but spend well we can be stronger and have still got enough nucleus of togetherness.
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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by 1964white » Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:08 pm

whiteswan wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:33 pm
To be honest I was so hacked off and disappointed with our season end that I couldn't bring myself to even look at this thread. Even Bielsa staying hasn't galvanised me into next season. What's to say the same thing wont happen again :(
Aye I know how you feel Swannie, a real kick in the teeth even though I didn't fancy us in the play-offs due to witnessing several calamities/feeble displays since Christmas, my god when we lose to the likes of QPR, Wigan & Ipswich we didn't deserve to go up. The fact that we contrived to beat ourselves when 2-0 up on aggregate v Derby just typified what had gone on during the latter few months of the season.

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Re: Championship 19/20

Post by Cjay » Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:20 pm

Nigel Adkins has left Hull (big blow that).

Simom Grayson
Aitor Karanka
Steve McClaren

3 favourites.

Boro favourites
Woodgate
Jokanovic
Phil Neville

WBA favourites
Slaven Billic (excellent appointment and clear favourite).
Chris Hughton
Danny Cowley

Swansea
Cameron Toshack (never heard of him, presumably a relation of John).
John Eustace
Mark Bowen and Lee Bowyer (same odds).

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