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# championship - Sunday 21 May, 2017

From The42 It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week Pics Of The Week

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From the final day of the Premier League, to the opening weekend of the Championship, to the Guinness Pro12 semi-finals it was a mighty week of sporting action.

# championship - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

From The42 Disappointment for Keiren Westwood as Sheffield Wednesday lose out in play-off shootout Agonising

Disappointment for Keiren Westwood as Sheffield Wednesday lose out in play-off shootout

Huddersfield Town advance to play Reading at Wembley on Monday week.

# championship - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

From The42 Kermorgant penalty sees Reading prevail to Championship play-off final Onwards

Kermorgant penalty sees Reading prevail to Championship play-off final

Reading will play either Sheffield Wednesday or Huddersfield Town at Wembley later in the month.

# championship - Saturday 13 May, 2017

From The42 Paul McShane sent off for reckless challenge in delicately-poised play-off semi-final Red Mist

Paul McShane sent off for reckless challenge in delicately-poised play-off semi-final

Fulham and Reading played out a 1-1 draw at Craven Cottage.

# championship - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From The42 Back for good: Harry Redknapp to stay on at Birmingham City - reports Brummie Boss

Back for good: Harry Redknapp to stay on at Birmingham City - reports

The former Spurs and Portsmouth manager is believed to have agreed a one-year contract with the club.

From The42 Benitez promised 'every last penny' to build for Newcastle's Premier League return Show Me The Money

Benitez promised 'every last penny' to build for Newcastle's Premier League return

The promotion-winning manager looks set to stay at St James’s Park after having talks with Mike Ashley.

# championship - Saturday 22 April, 2017

From The42 Rafa Benitez's Newcastle on brink of promotion back to the Premier League Toon Rising

Rafa Benitez's Newcastle on brink of promotion back to the Premier League

After Reading lost to Nottingham Forest, Newcastle will be promoted if they beat Preston North End on Monday.

# championship - Thursday 20 April, 2017

From The42 Two Irish players selected in League Two Team of the Year Irish Eye

Two Irish players selected in League Two Team of the Year

Enda Stevens and Graham Carey have been recognised for their impressive seasons.

# championship - Monday 17 April, 2017

From The42 Gianfranco Zola resigns as Birmingham boss after overseeing 2 wins in 22 games P45

Gianfranco Zola resigns as Birmingham boss after overseeing 2 wins in 22 games

Zola was a controversial appontment last December.

# championship - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

From The42 Mayhem at St James' Park as referee rules out Newcastle penalty and no one seems to know why How Bizarre This post contains videos

Mayhem at St James' Park as referee rules out Newcastle penalty and no one seems to know why

Keith Stroud hasn’t exactly endeared himself to the home fans.

# championship - Sunday 12 March, 2017

# championship - Friday 3 March, 2017

From The42 6 game ban for Aston Villa player after barging into assistant referee in Derby County match Paying The Price

6 game ban for Aston Villa player after barging into assistant referee in Derby County match

Villa boss Steve Bruce says they may decide to appeal.

# championship - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

From The42 Conor Hourihane opens his account as Aston Villa secure another vital win Off The Mark This post contains videos

Conor Hourihane opens his account as Aston Villa secure another vital win

The Corkonian came off the bench in a 2-0 victory against Bristol City.

# championship - Sunday 26 February, 2017

From The42 Greg Cunningham and Ryan Manning enjoyed a mini-Galway reunion in the Championship yesterday Old Friends

Greg Cunningham and Ryan Manning enjoyed a mini-Galway reunion in the Championship yesterday

The pair both represented Mervue United during their career.

# championship - Monday 20 February, 2017

From The42 Rafa Benitez's Newcastle moved a step closer to a Premier League return tonight Back On Top

Rafa Benitez's Newcastle moved a step closer to a Premier League return tonight

Newcastle United swiftly to top spot and piled further misery on Aston Villa.

From The42 'So you got dropped by Dundalk?': Horgan gets grilling from two Preston youngsters Settling In This post contains videos

'So you got dropped by Dundalk?': Horgan gets grilling from two Preston youngsters

The Galway native is already looking very comfortable at Deepdale.

# championship - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

From The42 The Championship promotion race is heating up and there are some intriguing contenders Storylines

The Championship promotion race is heating up and there are some intriguing contenders

Newcastle lead the way but a litany of sides are still immersed in the race towards top-flight football.

# championship - Friday 3 February, 2017

From The42 3 year plan for football championship changes and extra-time to replace replays Time To Vote

3 year plan for football championship changes and extra-time to replace replays

The football structure revamp would come in from 2018 to 2020 if passed.

# championship - Thursday 2 February, 2017

From The42 No sign of Richie Towell as Brighton fail to go four clear of Newcastle in Championship On The Outside

No sign of Richie Towell as Brighton fail to go four clear of Newcastle in Championship

Despite scoring in the side’s FA Cup defeat last weekend, the former Dundalk player continues to be ignored for league games.

# championship - Friday 27 January, 2017

From The42 Dropping down the table to join Villa 'a no brainer' for Hourihane Bandon Grammar

Dropping down the table to join Villa 'a no brainer' for Hourihane

The Irish midfielder is now an Aston Villa player after leaving Barnsley yesterday in a £3 million deal.

# championship - Sunday 22 January, 2017

From The42 Wolves goalkeeper accuses Wes Hoolahan of 'blatantly' diving in Twitter rant Wessi

Wolves goalkeeper accuses Wes Hoolahan of 'blatantly' diving in Twitter rant

The Ireland playmaker won a penalty which put Norwich City 2-1 up during yesterday’s Championship game.

# championship - Saturday 21 January, 2017

From The42 Stop what you're doing and savour this magical Nottingham Forest free-kick Pick That Out This post contains videos

# championship - Friday 13 January, 2017

From The42 Leeds United's resurgence continues as Wood strikes to lift Monk's men to third Championship

Leeds United's resurgence continues as Wood strikes to lift Monk's men to third

There’s along way to go but things are looking up for the Yorkshire club.

# championship - Saturday 7 January, 2017

From The42 'The more Irish here, the better': Preston's strong Ireland contingent aim to shock Arsenal Irish Invasion

'The more Irish here, the better': Preston's strong Ireland contingent aim to shock Arsenal

Defender Greg Cunningham is hoping the Championship side will surprise Arsene Wenger’s men in the FA Cup this evening.

# championship - Thursday 5 January, 2017

From The42 A leader who dragged a team from the bottom of League 1 to the Premier League promotion hunt King Conor

A leader who dragged a team from the bottom of League 1 to the Premier League promotion hunt

A young man from West Cork, Conor Hourihane is now a hero in South Yorkshire.

# championship - Thursday 22 December, 2016

From The42 Jonjo Shelvey denies racist abuse but won't contest ban Pleading His Case

Jonjo Shelvey denies racist abuse but won't contest ban

The ex-Liverpool player says he is “very disappointed and frustrated” about the suspension for using abusive language.

# championship - Thursday 8 December, 2016

From The42 Leeds owner Cellino banned for 18 months over McCormack transfer Not All Bad

Leeds owner Cellino banned for 18 months over McCormack transfer

The Football Association has hit Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino with a hefty fine and ban.

# championship - Sunday 4 December, 2016

From The42 Hourihane strengthens Ireland claims with hat-trick of assists Talent This post contains videos

Hourihane strengthens Ireland claims with hat-trick of assists

Meanwhile, Robbie Brady got his name on the scoresheet for Norwich City.

# championship - Thursday 1 December, 2016

From The42 Highly-rated Ireland U21 international commits future to QPR Contract Extension

Highly-rated Ireland U21 international commits future to QPR

Olamide Shodipo has penned a new deal to stay at Loftus Road until 2019.

# championship - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

From The42 Jonjo Shelvey pleads not guilty to FA racism charge In Hot Water

Jonjo Shelvey pleads not guilty to FA racism charge

The Newcastle United midfielder is contesting the charge relating to last month’s defeat at Wolves.

# championship - Sunday 6 November, 2016

From The42 Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink sacked by QPR Wave Goodbye

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink sacked by QPR

The Dutchman replaced Chris Ramsey at the helm in December 2015.

# championship - Saturday 22 October, 2016

From The42 All Blacks score 6 tries to set new Test record against Australia Unstoppable

All Blacks score 6 tries to set new Test record against Australia

New Zealand continued their stunning form with a Rugby Championship win over the Wallabies this morning.

# championship - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

From The42 Luckless Wilson returns to Man United with serious knee injury Setback

Luckless Wilson returns to Man United with serious knee injury

The striker was on loan at Derby.

# championship - Friday 14 October, 2016

From The42 Hasselbaink given 'unanimous support' by QPR after undercover Telegraph sting Stand By Your Man

Hasselbaink given 'unanimous support' by QPR after undercover Telegraph sting

The Dutch manager has been full-backed by the Championship club following an internal investigation.

# championship - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

From The42 Aston Villa have chosen Steve Bruce as the man to lead them back to the Premier League I'm The Gaffer

Aston Villa have chosen Steve Bruce as the man to lead them back to the Premier League

Bruce has replaced Roberto Di Matteo at the Championship club.

# championship - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

From The42 Championship football for Chamakh as he signs short-term deal with Cardiff Mar-vellous

Championship football for Chamakh as he signs short-term deal with Cardiff

The Moroccan international was released by Crystal Palace during the summer.

# championship - Monday 3 October, 2016

From The42 Madigan's Bordeaux pip Coughlan's Pau and all the exiles' action Irish Abroad

Madigan's Bordeaux pip Coughlan's Pau and all the exiles' action

Marty Moore was involved as Wasps continued their 100% start to the season.

# championship - Friday 30 September, 2016

From The42 'That is something I would never, ever do. I would not put myself in that position' Denial

'That is something I would never, ever do. I would not put myself in that position'

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink insists would never take payment for transfers after he was targeted by the Telegraph’s corruption probe.

From The42 Brendan Rodgers believes Celtic could be a top-four club in England Hoop Dreams

Brendan Rodgers believes Celtic could be a top-four club in England

Rodgers says Celtic would be an “exciting prospect” south of the border, but he says teams in England see them as a threat.

# championship - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

From The42 Nigel Pearson suspended by Derby as his job hangs in the balance Head In The Sand

Nigel Pearson suspended by Derby as his job hangs in the balance

Chris Powell will take charge of tonight’s Championship match at Cardiff City after the club requested their manager stand aside.

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