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Norwich City’s Marco Stiepermann  scores his side’s first goal of the  Championship match against Millwall at The Den. Photograph:  Steven Paston/PA Wire

Norwich maintained their bid for automatic promotion with a 3-1 win at Millwall to return to the top of the Championship. After being knocked off top(...)

Republic of Ireland international McClean has agreed a four-year deal with Stoke.

Stoke have signed winger James McClean from West Brom for an initial £5 million (€5.6 million). Republic of Ireland international McClean, 29, has a(...)

 Liam Boyce (right) of Burton Albion celebrates scoring during the Sky Bet Championship match against  Sunderland  at the  Stadium of Light. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

Wolves secured the Championship title with a 4-0 victory over relegation-threatened Bolton at the Macron Stadium, on a day when Sunderland were relega(...)

Diogo Jota  scores Wolves’ first goal of the game during the  Championship match against Birmingham City at Molineux. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire

Wolves 2 Birmingham City 0 Wolves celebrated their promotion to the Premier League in style with a 2-0 win against 10-man Birmingham at Molineux. Di(...)

Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Willy Boly (left) celebrates scoring his side’s second goal with team-mates  during the  Championship match against Leeds United at  Elland Road. Photograph: Simon Cooper/PA Wire

Leeds United 0 Wolves 3 Championship leaders Wolves returned to form with a bang as they beat Leeds 3-0 at Elland Road to move a step closer to promo(...)

Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring on his Everton return. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP

Everton 1 Stoke City 0 Wayne Rooney’s first goal back in blue inspired boyhood club Everton to a narrow 1-0 opening-weekend victory against Stoke. A(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney scores their second goal against Bournemouth. Photo: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Bournemouth 1 Manchester United 3 It took a little over an hour, and the rasping contribution from the ego leading his team‘s line, before Jose Mouri(...)

Chelsea’s Eden Hazard celebrates scoring their second goal with Willian. Photograph: Paul Childs/Reuters

Bournemouth 1 Chelsea 4 Cesc Fabregas conjured all of Chelsea’s goals, including Eden Hazard’s first for the club in almost a year, in a commanding p(...)

Chelsea striker Diego Costa lifts the ball over Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy in Premier League game at Carrow Road. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Norwich City 1 Chelsea 2 Norwich’s luck deserted them once again as Diego Costa scored from an offside position in Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Carrow Road. (...)

Middlesbrough’s Patrick Bamford celebrates his goal  against Wigan with Albert Adomah during the  Championship match at the Riverside Stadium. Photograph:   Richard Sellers/PA

English Championship round-up: Middlesbrough took advantage of playing before their promotion rivals by returning to the top of the Sky Bet Championsh(...)