Plying their trade in the EFL Championship with the hope of being promoted to the Premier League, Leeds United are currently taking up the number 1 spot in the Championship. Even the most bright football predictions didn’t see this coming.
The Championship is often one of the most unpredictable divisions in Europe with any number of contenders for automatic promotion and a place in the play-offs.
Swansea City have decided to appeal against Leroy Fer’s red card during the FA Cup tie with Championship leaders Wolves.
Leeds United attacker Samuel Saiz has apologised for his “inexcusable” actions following the decision to hand the player a six-game ban, after he spat at Newport midfielder Robbie Willmott during Sunday’s FA Cup tie.
Huddersfield Town forward Elias Kachunga has been dealt a cruel blow, as the knee injury he sustained at Watford has been revealed to rule him out for up to three months.
Harry Redknapp has been sacked from Birmingham City just eight games into the Sky Bet Championship season, admitting that the Blues could be his last job.
Derby County hammered Hull City 5-0 on Friday night at Pride Park, with Gary Rowett’s men showing no mercy on a very poor Hull City side.