Championship preview - 3/3/09

Last updated : 03 March 2009 By Bladesmadeditor
Coca Cola Championship
The Owls who did United a massive favour at the weekend by demolishing Burnley 4:2 can now help the Blades in their promotion hunt by claiming the points of the Royals. Meanwhile Wolves are at Palace and Cardiff host Barnsley. Tomorrow (Wednesday) United travel to the Ricoh to meet Coventry while Birmingham encounter Bristol City at Ashton Gate.

The full fixtures are below:

Tuesday 3rd March 2009:

Blackpool vs Burnley
Cardiff vs Barnsley
Charlton vs Doncaster
C Palace vs Wolves
Derby vs Swansea
Ipswich vs Southampton
N Forest vs Preston
Plymouth vs Watford
QPR vs Norwich
Sheff Wed vs Reading

Wednesday 4th March 2009:

Bristol City vs Birmingham
Coventry vs Sheff Utd

The latest league table is below:

Latest match Sunday,
1st March 2009
1Wolverhampton Wanderers 351143372083629261979664664+20
2Birmingham City 3511332313675181817108413161+10
3Reading 331233371155521181788582959+29
4Preston North End 3513232816368202816811484456+4
5Sheffield United 348452417764231515109473255+15
6Bristol City 356932419836201814129443754+7
7Cardiff City 3294223114103201813145432953+14
8Swansea City 348913517475152012166503752+13
9Burnley 3595427215572229141011495052-1
10Ipswich Town 3567423167472724131111504050+10
11Queens Park Rangers 3494322153871319121210353448+1
12Sheffield Wednesday 3595322104410183713913404748-7
13Coventry City 3475521205661820121111394047-1
14Crystal Palace 337542214539202512813423944+3
15Doncaster Rovers 3475511115210182812715293943-10
16Derby County 337452317449182811814414541-4
17Watford 3393532242311162911616485339-5
18Barnsley 3374621164210112611616324239-10
19Plymouth Argyle 355482125558111910916324439-12
20Blackpool 354581927576152191214344839-14
21Nottingham Forest 354671722549202891016375037-13
22Southampton 343781723538162881016335134-18
23Norwich City 356573025241115308918455533-10
24Charlton Athletic 345472227151213296919355627-21
Colour key
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Position ordering
Teams level on both goal difference and goals scored are initially ordered according to the results of any matches played between one another.