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SKY BET CHAMPIONSHIP 2016/17 CONFIRMED

31 May 2016

ALL opponents have been confirmed for Burton Albion’s first season in the Sky Bet Championship.

Aston Villa, Newcastle United and Norwich City were all relegated from the Premier League whilst Barnsley were promoted to the Championship through the League One play-offs after a 3-1 victory over Millwall.
 
Hull City were promoted to the Premier League after they beat Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 at Wembley over the weekend.
 
Wigan Athletic are the other team to make the jump from League One to the Championship along with the Brewers. 

The new season begins on Saturday, August 6th.

Confirmed 2016/17 Sky Bet Championship teams:

Aston Villa
Barnsley
Birmingham City
Blackburn Rovers
Brentford
Brighton & Hove Albion
Bristol City
Burton Albion
Cardiff City
Derby County
Fulham
Huddersfield Town
Ipswich Town
Leeds United
Newcastle United
Norwich City
Nottingham Forest
Preston North End
Queens Park Rangers
Reading
Rotherham United
Sheffield Wednesday
Wigan Athletic
Wolverhampton Wanderers

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