Two teams who many had concerns about heading into the new Championship campaign are now the only sides in the division to have recorded two wins from their opening two games of the season.
Finally, the Premier League is back, with football fans around the world rejoicing that the off season is now over.
We start this transfer update with news on Newcastle United’s potential new manager. It’s believed that an approach for Sheffield Wednesday’s Steve Bruce is in the pipeline.
Aston Villa made it all the way to the playoff final last season under former manager Steve Bruce, only to fall at the final hurdle by losing to Fulham. This time they were back with a vengeance, and nothing and nobody was going to stand in their way.
So, the Championship season ended just recently with Fulham and Aston Villa playing out the playoff final at Wembley Stadium in what is known as “football’s richest game.”