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Stoke 2-0 Birmingham: Potters head towards Championship safety with Danny Batth and Sam Clucas goals

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Stoke 2-0 Birmingham: Potters take huge step towards Championship safety as Danny Batth and Sam Clucas goals send them above Blues

  • Stoke beat Birmingham 2-0 in a Midlands derby in the Championship on Sunday
  • Danny Batth and Sam Clucas found the net in the first half at the bet365 Stadium
  • The comfortable victory put the hosts four points clear of the relegation places
  • They moved above the Blues on goal
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Hernandez helps Leeds close on Championship title

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Pablo Hernandez moved Leeds closer to the Premier League as his late strike against his former club Swansea gave United a 1-0 victory at the Liberty Stadium.

Hernandez spent two years at Swansea between 2012 and 2014 and was a popular figure during his time in south Wales.

But the Spaniard has probably not scored a more important goal than the one that he managed in the 89th minute, controlling …

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Stoke beat Birmingham to strengthen safety bid

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Stoke eased their relegation worries with a comfortable 2-0 win over fellow strugglers Birmingham.

Danny Batth and Sam Clucas both scored during an impressive first half as the Potters climbed above the Blues in the Championship table.

It could have been an even more emphatic half-time lead with Sam Vokes and James McClean both hitting the woodwork and Lee Camp pulling off a fine reflex save.

Birmingham enjoyed plenty of …

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Swansea City 0-1 Leeds United: Late Pablo Hernandez strike puts Leeds on promotion brink

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Pablo Hernandez lets fly to earn Leeds a precious late win at Swansea

Leeds United are within touching distance of ending their 16-year Premier League exile after a last-gasp victory at Swansea City.

Leeds marked the passing of club legend Jack Charlton before kick-off at the Liberty Stadium, then produced a solid, organised performance which leaves them needing just four points from their three remaining fixtures to clinch automatic promotion. …

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Jack Charlton: Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny says former boss ‘lifted and inspired the nation’

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Jack Charlton was Republic of Ireland manager from 1986 to 1995

Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny has paid tribute to Jack Charlton for "inspiring the nation" during his time in charge.

Charlton, who led the Republic to their first World Cup finals in 1990, and again in 1994, died on Friday aged 85.

The England 1966 World Cup winner also guided the side to the 1988 European Championship in …

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Wilfried Zaha: West Midlands Police arrest boy, 12, over racist messages

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Wilfried Zaha received abusive messages on social media before Sunday's match at Aston Villa

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested by police investigating racist messages sent to Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha on social media.

Zaha revealed he had received several abusive messages on social media before Sunday's trip to Aston Villa, a game they lost 2-0.

His manager Roy Hodgson called the abuse "cowardly and despicable".

The Premier League …

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Wolves 3-0 Everton: Hosts boost Champions League hopes

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Raul Jimenez has scored 24 goals and assisted 10 in all competitions this season

Wolves boosted their chances of claiming a place in next season's Champions League with a comprehensive home victory over Everton.

Wanderers bounced back from consecutive defeats with a victory through goals either side of half-time and a game-sealing third from Diogo Jota with 15 minutes to go.

Raul Jimenez scored the first from the penalty spot …

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Tottenham v Arsenal: Can Chunkz win it for Gunners in beer goggles?

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Before lockdown, Tottenham fans went head to head with Arsenal fans in a penalties challenge with a twist... they are all wearing beer goggles!

Yung Filly and special guest Chunkz also get involved, before serving up a forfeit for the loser.

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Slaven Bilic admits Championship’s staggered schedule has added tension to automatic promotion race

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'Their result put more pressure on us': Slaven Bilic admits Championship's staggered schedule has added tension to the automatic promotion race after West Brom's players learned of Brentford's lunchtime win

  • Slaven Bilic says Championship's schedule adds to drama of the promotion race 
  • West Brom, sitting in second spot, were held to a 1-1 draw against Blackburn 
  • But the Midlands club are now just three points ahead of in-form Brentford 
  • The
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Southall moves to retake control of Charlton

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Last Updated: 12/07/20 8:51am

Former chairman Matt Southall has moved to try to retake control of Charlton Athletic.

Southall and another former director Jonathan Heller have launched legal action to remove Chris Farnell and four other directors of East Street Investments (ESI), the company that owns the club.

Southall has told Sky Sports News that himself and Heller are working together in the