Football League Championship

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Football League Championship
Country England and Wales
Confederation UEFA
Founded 1888
Level 2
Number of teams 24
Promotion to Premier League
Relegation to Football League One
Current champions Leicester City (2013/14)

The Football League Championship is the new name of the English First Division. It is often called The Championship for short, or the Sky Bet Football League Championship, as it is sponsored by Sky Bet.

2014–15 clubs[change | change source]

Champions[change | change source]

Season Champions Runner-up Third place
2000–01 Fulham Blackburn Rovers Bolton Wanderers
2001–02 Manchester City West Bromwich Albion Wolverhampton Wanderers
2002–03 Portsmouth Leicester City Sheffield United
2003–04 Norwich City West Bromwich Albion Sunderland
2004–05 Sunderland Wigan Athletic Ipswich Town
2005–06 Reading Sheffield United Watford
2006–07 Sunderland Birmingham City Derby County
2007–08 West Bromwich Albion Stoke City Hull City
2008–09 Wolverhampton Wanderers Birmingham City Sheffield United
2009–10 Newcastle United West Bromwich Albion Nottingham Forest
2010–11 Queens Park Rangers Norwich City Swansea City
2011–12 Reading Southampton West Ham United
2012–13 Cardiff City Hull City Watford
2013–14 Leicester City Burnley Derby County

Former champions[change | change source]


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