Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Championship 2009/10 Looking Good Already

Championship 2009/10 Looking Good Already

So it's congratulations to Wolves, Brum and the Clarets of Burnley, for reaching the promised land of the Premiership. Burnley took the final promotion place today, after beating a sorry Blunts side 1-0, in the Championship Playoff Final at Wembley.

It was a deserved win for Owen Coyle and his boys, in a game that saw United reduced to ten men. Wade Elliott's 13th minute wonder strike, was enough to see off the Blunts and win them their place in the Premiership for the first time in 33 years.

As we say well done and farewell to those three teams, we get to welcome six others. Joining us from the Prem, in what will be a series of sell out games both home and away, will be WBA, Middlesbrough and the entire Geordie nation of 'Wor Newcastle.'

Coming up from League 1, will be our near neighbours and wannabe rivals, Leicester City. Peterborough and Scunthorpe will also be joining them. They will of course be replacing the relegated teams of Charlton, Southampton and Norwich.

Congratulations to all the winners and commiserations to the losers. It looks like being another exciting and tough season for the Reds'. But if we get the new additions we all hope for, then we may give this division a run for it's money.



For the very latest Championship odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:guinless
Date:Monday May 25 2009
Time: 6:45PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Vital View - Championship - 8th-9th December 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 8th-9th December.

Reactions - Nottingham Forest v Bolton (9/12/17)

Following today's clash between Nottingham Forest and Bolton Wanderers, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Stats: Nottingham Forest v Bolton Wanderers

All the stats from Nottingham Forest (3) vs (2) Bolton Wanderers, City Ground, 9/12/17 Att: 22,882

Nottingham Forest v Bolton - Team Sheets - 9-12-17

Nottingham Forest are at the City Ground with Bolton the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bolton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Smith6%
Mancienne4%
Worrall4%
Mills28%
Lichaj9%
Bridcutt9%
Osborn0%
Walker23%
Dowell0%
McKay9%
Murphy4%
Sub - Bouchalakis0%
Sub - Carayol4%
Sub - Brereton0%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Old Red Fart86
2.Ingy48
3.Pope John XXIII48
4.Apollyon47
5.LyttleByLyttle41
6.seasider red41
7.orbitalforest41
8.Calvin Plummer35
9.bgmineralman31
10.Lienking30
The Vital Football Members League