Date: 14th October 2016 at 10:47am
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The 2016-17 season continues with the latest round of matches this weekend, which will see us among those having a match in this upcoming schedule with three-points the aim of course.

Previous results

Sat 1 Oct 2016 – Championship
Fulham 1-2 QPR 12:45
Birmingham 1-0 Blackburn 15:00
Brentford 0-0 Wigan 15:00
Bristol City 2-1 Nottm Forest 15:00
Burton 2-0 Cardiff 15:00
Ipswich 0-1 Huddersfield 15:00
Leeds 2-1 Barnsley 15:00
Preston 2-0 Aston Villa 15:00
Reading 1-1 Derby 15:00
Rotherham 0-1 Newcastle 15:00
Sheff Wed 1-2 Brighton 15:00
Wolves 1-2 Norwich 17:30

What will happen in this one though?

Cast your vote so we know if you think it’ll be all smiles or disappointment come the full time whistle.


Fri 14 Oct 2016 – Championship
Cardiff v Bristol City 19:45
Nottm Forest v Birmingham 19:45

Sat 15 Oct 2016 – Championship
Barnsley v Fulham 15:00
Blackburn v Ipswich 15:00
Brighton v Preston 15:00
Derby v Leeds 15:00
Newcastle v Brentford 15:00
Norwich v Rotherham 15:00
QPR v Reading 15:00
Wigan v Burton 15:00
Aston Villa v Wolves 17:30

Sun 16 Oct 2016 – Championship
Huddersfield v Sheff Wed 12:00

Cardiff appointed the experienced Neil Warnock as new boss during the international break after parting company with Paul Trollope, he starts with a home match against Bristol City who are going along nicely since returning to this level on Friday.

Nottingham Forest also play on the Friday night with Birmingham visiting Birmingham as Forest play a first match since they lost a member of staff as they saw the director of football walk away.

After such an impressive run to start with Barnsley tailed off a little of late so the international break would have been a relief to them with them playing host to Fulham on Saturday, Blackburn are another side with home advantage as Owen Coyle’s struggling side aim to return with a rate Ewood Park win over Ipswich.

Goals haven’t often been seen when Brighton and Preston have met, in fact that last four-matches have been nil-nil draw with the Seagulls looking to keep up a promotion push at the Amex Stadium.

Steve McClaren, some 17-months after he was sacked to eventually become Newcastle boss, returned to Derby this week and he starts with a match at the iPro Stadium against Leeds. His former side, who were relegated from the Premier League despite his sacking, Newcastle face a Brentford side who will travel to St James’ Park with confidence but Rafa Benitez’s side have recovered from a poor start to be very much battling for automatic promotion now.

The meeting between Norwich and Rotherham will see a side looking to get back into the Premier League hosting a Millers side who are battling just to remain in the Championship once again this season, struggling in the bottom three at the moment.

A midlands derby between Aston Villa and Wolves will see Steve Bruce start his new job as boss of Villa at Villa Park against a Walter Zenga, who some reports say could be under pressure….

Heading into the weekend matches the Championship leaders have to wait until midday on Sunday when Huddersfield welcome Sheffield Wednesday to the John Smith’s Stadium knowing a win will keep the Terriers top regardless of what others do before them.

We can say it goes without saying the expectation; most definitely the hope at least, will be for a positive result.

But will this happen? We’ll find out soon enough!

Ahead of the match we’re looking for your views on what way you do think it will go, which obviously requires you to vote in the latest poll in one of the options you’re given.

Don’t just look also have your say!

Not only do we want you to cast your vote (which you do to the right) we’re also looking for your thoughts and views too so do share some of those with your comments below.