The final line-ups for the 2019-2020 season have been completed today following the outcome of the Championship Play-off final with Aston Villa taking the final place in the Premier League after a 2 – 1 win today at Wembley Stadium, consigning Derby to another season in the Championship.
Villa took a 2 nil lead until the last 10 mins when Derby grabbed a goal back leaving a frantic final 10 minutes plus 7 mins of injury time.
The League One line- up for the forthcoming 2019-2020 season has been completed today with Sunderland the losing League 1 play-off finalists joining Tranmere, yesterdays victorious League 2 play-off finalists.
Sunderland took the lead through a bizarre own goal from Sarr after only 5 mins into the game. Charlton clawed themselves back into the game on 35 mins with a goal from Purrington.
The game seemed destined for extra-time but in the last of four minutes of time added on captain Patrick Bauer crashed home from close range for the most dramatic of Wembley winners.
As the season has finished for most teams, this weekend sees the final battles for league places and Wembley will be busy with six sets of adoring fans hoping their team will secure a place in the League above with the Championship Final on Monday supposed to be worth £170+ million pounds to the victorious team.
Saturday plays host to the League 2 hopefuls Newport County FC and Tranmere Rovers with the winner securing a place in a tough League One for the coming Season.
Sunday it’s the turn of the League One hopefuls looking for a place next seasons Championship, with Sunderland and Charlton Athletic fighting for that right. Sunderland are hoping that their recent visit to Wembley in the Checkatrade trophy Final will give them the edge despite being on the losing side that day.
Bank Holiday Monday sees a Clash of the Titans with Frank Lampards Derby County taking on Dean Smith’s Aston Villa. Lampard in his inaugural season as a Manager is now being linked with taking over the reigns of his former club Chelsea.
Dean Smith took over the Aston Villa hot seat in October after being prized away from Brentford, with Villa and an 11 game winning run throughout March and April cemented their place in the play-offs.
In 2019-2020 season we will be upping the First prize to £100 in amazon UK vouchers. £30 for 2nd place and £20 for 3rd place. Register now to be ready to start in August when the first round of the season will be played.
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