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30 years of play-offs madness: The 27 best moments from promotion showdowns

30 years of play-offs madness: The 27 best moments from promotion showdowns

Rejoice, it's that time of year when the English lower leagues go gaga! Richard Edwards honours the heroes, villains and, er, terriers from the Football League's grand finale... 15 May 2017
From hat-tricks to handbags early doors: what are the origins of the strange language of football?

From hat-tricks to handbags early doors: what are the origins of the strange language of football?

Football phrases roll off the tongue so naturally that we barely stop to think about how weird and wonderful some of them are. Where do these odd idioms come from? And can FFT really stake a claim to one? 6 May 2017
Championship Review: Aussie trio staying up

Championship Review: Aussie trio staying up

Brighton and Hove Albion are not champions yet, but Wigan Athletic have dropped out of the Championship after losing to Reading. 30 Apr 2017
Norwich City 2 Brighton and Hove Albion 0: Stockdale nightmare makes visitors wait for title

Norwich City 2 Brighton and Hove Albion 0: Stockdale nightmare makes visitors wait for title

Alex Pritchard twice forced own goals from David Stockdale as Brighton's Championship title bid faltered at Norwich on Friday. 22 Apr 2017
Championship Review: Brighton promoted as Zola calls time on rotten reign

Championship Review: Brighton promoted as Zola calls time on rotten reign

Brighton and Hove Albion are going to the Premier League, while while Gianfranco Zolacalled time a dreadful Birmingham City spell. 18 Apr 2017
Championship Review: Brighton on brink of glory as Leeds peg back Newcastle

Championship Review: Brighton on brink of glory as Leeds peg back Newcastle

Anthony Knockaert moved Brighton ever closer to the promised land but Newcastle slipped up once more as Leeds grabbed a point on Tyneside. 15 Apr 2017
Championship Review: Newcastle slip up, Norwich in seventh heaven

Championship Review: Newcastle slip up, Norwich in seventh heaven

High-flying Newcastle United were beaten by play-off hopefuls Sheffield Wednesday as Norwich City destroyed Reading at Carrow Road. 9 Apr 2017
Championship Review: Newcastle survive ref howler, Huddersfield go third

Championship Review: Newcastle survive ref howler, Huddersfield go third

Newcastle United brushed off an incorrect refereeing decision to claim a 1-0 win over Burton, while Huddersfield beat Norwich 3-0. 6 Apr 2017
What’s the point of the FA Youth Cup?

What’s the point of the FA Youth Cup?

Yawn Its Chelsea vs Manchester City for the the third year in a row, as the big guns continue to stockpile young talent. But where is it getting them? 5 Apr 2017
9 times football fell victim to fake news: arrests, deaths and sex changes

9 times football fell victim to fake news: arrests, deaths and sex changes

Arsene Wenger has dismissed suggestions of first-team assistant Boro Primorac leaving as fake news – already a buzzword of 2017 thanks to a certain White House incumbent. But as Jon Spurling discovers, mistruths in the game were being reported long before Donald Trump got up in grills. Sad! 22 Mar 2017
27 Euro underdog shocks you might have forgotten about

27 Euro underdog shocks you might have forgotten about

Leicester overturned a first-leg deficit to stun Sevilla and reach the Champions League quarter-finals but theyre not the first team to shock on the continent. Barry Town, its over to you... 16 Mar 2017
Championship Review: Newcastle stumble again as relegation battle heats up

Championship Review: Newcastle stumble again as relegation battle heats up

A Ryan Sessegnon brace helped Fulham do the double over Championship leaders Newcastle United, while Huddersfield Town kept up the chase. 12 Mar 2017
Norwich sack Neil as promotion hopes fade

Norwich sack Neil as promotion hopes fade

Alan Irvine is set to take charge of Norwich City on a temporary basis following the sacking of manager Alex Neil on Friday. 11 Mar 2017
11 of the most insane injury-times EVER: Bergkamp brilliance, heart attacks and own goals

11 of the most insane injury-times EVER: Bergkamp brilliance, heart attacks and own goals

Caught your breath yet after Barcelona's stunning comeback against PSG? Remember, it ain't over til it's over folks and these other episodes offer yet more proof... 10 Mar 2017
Championship Review: Newcastle United go five points clear, Sheffield Wednesday thump Norwich City

Championship Review: Newcastle United go five points clear, Sheffield Wednesday thump Norwich City

Rafael Benitez's Newcastle United edged closer to promotion from the Championship with a vital win over Huddersfield Town. 5 Mar 2017
Norwich City 1 Ipswich Town 1: Knudsen and Bialkowski frustrate Neil's men

Norwich City 1 Ipswich Town 1: Knudsen and Bialkowski frustrate Neil's men

Jonas Knudsen and Jacob Murphy were on target as local rivals Norwich City and Ipswich Town played out an eventful derby draw. 27 Feb 2017
Championship Review: Brighton back top, Wednesday capitalise on Norwich slip

Championship Review: Brighton back top, Wednesday capitalise on Norwich slip

The see-saw battle at the top of the Championship swung back in Brighton and Hove Albion's favour as they were victorious at Barnsley. 19 Feb 2017
Championship review: Huddersfield close gap on Newcastle, Brighton

Championship review: Huddersfield close gap on Newcastle, Brighton

Newcastle United and Brighton were held to draws, and Huddersfield took full advantage to breathe new life into the promotion race. 15 Feb 2017
Video: Ross McCormack shushes Norwich fans on debut... with Forest 4-1 down

Video: Ross McCormack shushes Norwich fans on debut... with Forest 4-1 down

Nottingham Forests latest signing made the bizarre decision to hush the home support after netting a meaningless effort on debut for his struggling side. 14 Feb 2017
Newcastle's Mitrovic tames Wolves, Howson grabs the spotlight

Newcastle's Mitrovic tames Wolves, Howson grabs the spotlight

Newcastle and Brighton retained a tight grip on the Championship, as Jonny Howson stole the show on Saturday with a brilliant goal. 12 Feb 2017
Bogle double on home debut holds Norwich

Bogle double on home debut holds Norwich

Norwich City failed to secure a fourth successive Championship win, as Omar Bogle scored twice for Wigan Athletic in a 2-2 draw. 8 Feb 2017