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William Troost-Ekong has expressed his delight after Watford recorded their third consecutive win in the Championship with a hardfought victory at Stoke City on Friday night.

William Troost-Ekong: Premier League promotion primary target for Watford

Watford defender William Troost-Ekong insists automatic promotion to the Premier League remains the club’s main target this season.
Stoke City manager Michael O'Neill has showered encomium on John Obi Mikel for his performance in their 1-0 victory over Rotherham United in Saturday’s Championship game.

Will Hughes: Mikel Obi made Stoke City game difficult for Watford

There was no goal in the encounter until the hour mark when Troy Deeney broke the deadlock from the penalty spot before Senegal international Ismaila Sarr doubled the lead to render Steven Fletcher’s late strike a mere consolation goal.
Down judge Sarah Thomas is shown before a game between the Cleveland Browns and the Washington Football Team in September. David Richard-AP

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Jack Wilshere rejoins Championship club Bournemouth

Former Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has rejoined Bournemouth on a short-term contract until the conclusion of this season.
Rotherham's Championship game with Middlesbrough became on Wednesday the latest match to be postponed due to coronavirus after the second tier side informed the English Football League that some of their players had tested positive.

Coronavirus forces Rotherham to postpone Championship match

Rotherham's Championship game with Middlesbrough became on Wednesday the latest match to be postponed due to coronavirus after the second tier side informed the English Football League that some of their players had tested positive.
In Saturday’s Championship game between Millwall and Derby County, some Millwall supporters were heard booing the players of both teams taking the knee just before kickoff as has been the case for some months.

FA, EFL condemn booing of players kneeling against racial discrimination

In Saturday’s Championship game between Millwall and Derby County, some Millwall supporters were heard booing the players of both teams taking the knee just before kickoff as has been the case for some months.
William Troost-Ekong and Bright Osayi-Samuel were in action as Watford played out a 1-1 draw against Queens Park Rangers in Saturday’s Championship game.

William Troost-Ekong stars as Watford hold Queens Park Rangers

William Troost-Ekong and Bright Osayi-Samuel were in action as Watford played out a 1-1 draw against Queens Park Rangers in Saturday’s Championship game.
Wayne Rooney has said he’s ready to take the caretaker job at Derby County.

Wayne Rooney confirms he’s ‘joining Derby coaching staff’

Manchester United great Rooney has confirmed he will take charge of Derby County’s Championship game against Bristol City next weekend after Phillip Cocu was sacked.
William Troost-Ekong already knows exactly what is expected from him at Watford, despite only arriving less than a month ago.

William Troost-Ekong relishes first Watford goal

William Troost-Ekong has expressed his delight after scoring his first goal for Watford in their 3-2 victory over Coventry City in Saturday’s Championship game.
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun made his first start for Wigan Athletic in their 2-2 away draw against Cardiff City in Saturday’s Championship game.

Leon Balogun helps Wigan to another clean sheets in draw vs Luton

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun helped Wigan Athletic to their fourth straight clean sheets following their 0-0 home draw against Luton Town, in Saturday’s Championship game.

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