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Championship results and table: West Brom move six points clear of Leeds and Fulham, while Cardiff creep closer to Play-Offs

Championship results and table: West Brom move six points clear of Leeds and Fulham, while Cardiff creep closer to Play-Offs

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West Bromwich Albion moved six points clear at the top of the Championship table after a 2-1 victory over Reading. Despite falling behind to George Puscas’ penalty, goals from Matheus Pereira and captain Kyle Bartley put some clear daylight between Slaven Bilic’s men and the travelling pack. Getty Images - Getty Captain Kyle Bartley scored the winner for West Brom Fulham were held to a 1-1 draw by Millwall in controversial circumstances on Wednesday night as they failed to capitalise on Leeds’ draw 24 hours earlier. It looked like plain sailing for Scott Parker’s men at The Den when Aleksandr Mitrovic stroke home Joe Bryan’s cross in the third minute, but it was soon to go horribly wrong. After failing to clear a corner, the ball managed to find its
Aleksandar Mitrovic double earns Fulham vital win at Championship promotion rivals Swansea

Aleksandar Mitrovic double earns Fulham vital win at Championship promotion rivals Swansea

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Aleksandar Mitrovic struck twice in the first-half to earn Fulham a 2-1 win over promotion rivals Swansea on Friday night.The Serbia striker took his tally to 23 goals in as many games for club and country this season as he led his side to within two points of the Championship’s automatic promotion places. Getty Scott Parker’s side are chasing an automatic promotion spot George Byers scored a second-half header, but it was not enough to end Swansea’s dismal home run of just one win from their last seven matches at the Liberty Stadium. Fulham’s fourth consecutive victory took them to within a win of second-placed Leeds before Saturday’s matches. Hosts Swansea had made three changes, with Steve Cooper bringing in Kyle Naughton, Byers and Sam Surridge for Jak
Harvey Elliott: Fulham reportedly seeking £7million in compensation for Liverpool starlet

Harvey Elliott: Fulham reportedly seeking £7million in compensation for Liverpool starlet

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Fulham are understood to be chasing compensation from Liverpool for teenager Harvey Elliott, with an impasse between the clubs over his value set to be resolved by tribunal. Elliott, 16, made his full debut for Liverpool on Wednesday night in their Carabao Cup triumph over MK Dons after completing his move to Anfield earlier this year. Getty Images - Getty Elliott did not look out of place in Liverpool’s first-team No fee was agreed for the forward when he left Craven Cottage and no talks are taking place between the clubs to belatedly broker an agreement. He rejected a Fulham scholarship in order to end his schoolboy association with the club in June which led to a battle for his signature. European giants Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain were th
Cyrus Christie: Fulham investigate incident after player says sister was hit and racially abused

Cyrus Christie: Fulham investigate incident after player says sister was hit and racially abused

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Fulham will take the "strongest action possible" after full-back Cyrus Christie alleged that his sister was hit and racially abused by fans during Saturday's 1-0 defeat at Barnsley.Christie said on Twitter after the game: "To the Fulham fan that decided to hit my sister at the game today and his wife who justified his action with racist remarks I hope you're proud of yourself and feel like a big man. "You'll get what's coming to you. Regardless how you felt about the result your actions are shameful." The Whites, relegated to the Championship last season, said in a statement: "Fulham Football Club is investigating an incident which took place in the away end at the Barnsley v Fulham fixture t...
West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini set for injury return against Fulham

West Ham midfielder Manuel Lanzini set for injury return against Fulham

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He's back The Argentine playmaker has not played for the Hammers since May due to a serious knee injury West Ham playmaker Manuel Lanzini could make his long-awaited injury return against Fulham on Friday night. The Argentine has been sidelined since suffering a serious knee injury while on international duty before the 2018 World Cup. Manuel Lanzini has not played for West Ham since May But Lanzini has been training for the past two weeks and is in contention for Fulham’s visit to the London Stadium. West Ham have received another injury boost after Samir Nasri recovered from a calf problem. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini: ”Maybe Lanzini and Nasri can be included on the squad list. “They worked not only today but they ...