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>>>> Blackburn Rovers vs Wycombe Wanderers Live Stream [LIVE]

September 19, 2020 at 8:00 am5:00 pm EDT

Blackburn Rovers vs Wycombe Wanderers Live Stream English League Championship

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The English Football League Championship often referred to as the Championship for short or the Sky Bet Championship for sponsorship reasons, and known as the Football League Championship from 00 until 0 is the highest division of the English Football League EFL and second-highest overall in the English football league system

after the Premier League The league is contested by clubs Each season, the two top-finishing teams in the Championship are automatically promoted to the Premier League The teams that finish the season in rd to th place enter a playoff tournament, with the winner also gaining promotion to the Premier League The three lowest-finishing teams in the Championship are relegated to League One

The Championship, which was introduced for the 00–0 season, was previously known as the Football League First Division –00, and before that as the Football League Second Division The winners of the Championship receive the EFL Championship trophy, the same trophy as the old First Division champions were handed prior to the Premier League’s inception in Similar to other divisions of professional English football, Welsh clubs can be part of the division, making it a cross-border league

The Championship is the wealthiest non-top flight football division in the world and the ninth richest division in Europe With an average match attendance for the 0– season of 0,, the Championship had the highest per-match attendance of any secondary league in the world, with only nine top-flight leagues known to have higher attendance figures

Barnsley have spent more seasons at the second level of English football than any other team and on January 0 became the first club to achieve ,000 wins in the second level of English football with a – home victory over Coventry City Barnsley are also the first club to play ,000 games in second-level league football W0, D, L At present, Derby County and Nottingham Forest hold the longest tenure in the Championship, last being out of the division in the 00–0 season For history –00, see Football League First Division For history before , see Football League Second Division In its inaugural season of 00–0, the Football League Championship announced a total attendance including postseason of million, which it said was the fourth highest total attendance for a European football division, behind the FA Premier League m, Spain’s La Liga m and Germany’s Bundesliga 0m, but beating Italy’s Serie A m and France’s Ligue m0

Sunderland won the league in the first season since re-branding, with Wigan Athletic finishing second to win promotion to the top flight of English football for the first time in their history They had only been elected to the Football League twenty-seven years previously; playing in the fourth tier as recently as eleven years prior to their promotion West Ham United won the first Championship play-off final that season, following a –0 victory over Preston North End at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff In the 00–0 season, Reading broke the Football League points record for a season, finishing on 0 points, exceeding the record set by Sunderland in

Sunderland won their second Championship title in three seasons in the 00–0 season On May 00, Leeds United became the first side since the re-branding of the division to enter administration; they were deducted 0 points and were relegated as a result On May 00, Derby County won the first Championship play-off final at the new Wembley Stadium, beating West Bromwich Albion –0 in front of nearly ,000 spectators West Brom would go on to win the Championship in the following season

On 0 September 00, Coca-Cola announced they would end their sponsorship deal with The Football League now English Football League at the end of the 00–0 season On March 00, npower were announced as the new title sponsors of the Football League, and from the start of the 00– Football League season until the end of the 0– season, the Football League Championship was known as the Npower Championship

On July 0, UK bookmaker Sky Bet announced that they signed a five-year agreement to sponsor the league

On May 0, the Championship play-off final between Derby County and Queens Park Rangers saw the highest crowd for any Championship fixture – , witnessed a Bobby Zamora stoppage time winner for QPR to win promotion for the London club

For the 0– season, the Football League was re-branded as the English Football League The league had an cumulative attendance of more than eleven million – excluding play-off matches – with more than two million watching Newcastle United and Aston Villa home fixtures alone; both of whom had been relegated from the Premier League in the previous season This was included in the highest crowds for the second to fourth tier in England since the – season

Structure of the league The league comprises teams Over the course of a season, which runs annually from August to the following May, each team plays twice against the others in the league, once at ‘home’ and once ‘away’, resulting in each team competing in games in total Three points are awarded for a win, one for a draw and zero for a loss The teams are ranked in the league table by points gained, then goal difference, then goals scored and then their head-to-head record for that season In the event that two or more teams finish the season equal in all these respects, teams are separated by alphabetical order, unless a promotion, relegation or play-off place see below is at stake, when the teams are separated by a play-off game, though this improbable situation has never arisen in all the years the rule has existed

At the end of the season, the top two teams and the winner of the Championship play-offs are promoted to the Premier League and the bottom three teams are relegated to Football League One The Football League Championship play-offs is a knock-out competition for the teams finishing the season in third to sixth place with the winner being promoted to the Premier League In the play-offs, the third-placed team plays against the sixth-placed team and the fourth-placed team plays against the fifth-placed team in two-legged semi-finals home and away The winners of each semi-final then compete in a single match at Wembley stadium with the prize being promotion to the Premier League and the Championship play-off trophy

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September 19, 2020
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