21st November 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP NEWCASTLE AND BRIGHTON DRAW

NEWCASTLE AND BRIGHTON DRAW

15th February 2017

Newcastle had a chance to increase their lead at the top of the Championship on Tuesday night. But a goal keeping howler handed Norwich City a point. Newcastle's slip could have been worse - Brighton slipped up at home to Ipswich

Brighton are still four points clear of the chasing pack headed by Huddersfield Town. The Terriers - favourites for relegation at the season strat - contiuned their good run with a 3-2 win at Rotherham.

Sheffield beat Blackburn, and Leeds who beat Bristol City and Reading who came from behind to beat Brentford ensured all four play-off teams won. Seventh placed Norwich are four points off the pack.

Villa look like spending another season at this level after a 3-1 home defeat to Barnsley all but finished their play-off hopes. Steve Bruce sees his side fully 19 points of the play-offs with only a dozen or so games left this season.

Joe