EFL Championship | England - an overview

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The England Championship or EFL Championship (English Football League Championship) is the second level of professional football in England. It is the highest division of the English Football League and sits just below the Premier League. The Championship is often described as the toughest of the UK based leagues, with teams fighting for promotion. Promotion from this league comes with a serious cash boost to the club, and promotion to the Premier League. There are 24 clubs fighting for the right to play in the Championship. This league is predominantly made up of English teams, with two Welsh teams. The Championship plays for two domestic cups in the FA Cup and League Cup. Qualification to the UEFA Europa League is possible through both domestic cups. Relegation takes the bottom three teams to League One football.

Participating teams

  • A.F.C. Bournemouth
    Dean Court, Bournemouth
  • Barnsley F.C.
    Oakwell, Barnsley
  • Birmingham City
    St Andrew's, Birmingham
  • Blackburn Rovers FC
    Ewood Park, Blackburn
  • Blackpool F.C.
    Bloomfield Road, Blackpool
  • Bristol City
    Ashton Gate, Bristol
  • Cardiff City F.C.
    Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff
  • Coventry City F.C.
    Ricoh Arena
  • Derby County F.C.
    Pride Park Stadium, Derby
  • Fulham FC
    Craven Cottage, Fulham
  • Huddersfield Town A.F.C.
    John Smith's Stadium, Huddersfield
  • Hull City A.F.C.
    KCOM Stadium, Kingston upon Hull
  • Luton Town F.C.
     Kenilworth Road Stadium, Luton
  • Middlesbrough F.C.
    Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
  • Millwall F.C.
    The Den, London
  • Nottingham Forest
    City Ground, Nottingham
  • Peterborough United F.C.
    London Road Stadium, Peterborough
  • Preston North End F.C.
    Deepdale Stadium, Preston
  • Queens Park Rangers
    Loftus Road, London
  • Reading F.C.
    Madejski Stadium, Reading
  • Sheffield United
    Bramall Lane, Sheffield
  • Stoke City F.C.
    Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent
  • Swansea City A.F.C.
    Liberty Stadium, Swansea
  • West Bromwich Albion
    The Hawthorns, West Bromwich


1Fulham FC LogoFulham FC71216
2West Bromwich Albion LogoWest Bromwich Albion7715
3A.F.C. Bournemouth LogoA.F.C. Bournemouth7715
4Coventry City F.C. LogoCoventry City F.C.7315
5Stoke City F.C. LogoStoke City F.C.7214
6Huddersfield Town A.F.C. LogoHuddersfield Town A.F.C.7413
7Queens Park Rangers LogoQueens Park Rangers7512
8Blackburn Rovers FC LogoBlackburn Rovers FC7312
9Cardiff City F.C. LogoCardiff City F.C.7311
10Birmingham City LogoBirmingham City7311
11Middlesbrough F.C. LogoMiddlesbrough F.C.709
12Bristol City LogoBristol City709
13Luton Town F.C. LogoLuton Town F.C.7-29
14Preston North End F.C. LogoPreston North End F.C.7-28
15Millwall F.C. LogoMillwall F.C.7-27
16Derby County F.C. LogoDerby County F.C.7-27
17Barnsley F.C. LogoBarnsley F.C.7-37
18Reading F.C. LogoReading F.C.7-47
19Sheffield United LogoSheffield United7-26
20Swansea City A.F.C. LogoSwansea City A.F.C.7-46
21Hull City A.F.C. LogoHull City A.F.C.7-55
22Blackpool F.C. LogoBlackpool F.C.7-65
23Peterborough United F.C. LogoPeterborough United F.C.7-104
24Nottingham Forest LogoNottingham Forest7-71