2006â€“07 Football League Championship
The Football League Championship 2006/ 07 was the third season of the English Football League Championship and also the 15th season of the top flight of the Football League after the introduction of the Premier League as only second highest English league. Began the season on 5 August 2006 with the opening match between Luton Town and Leicester City ( Result: 2-0). As a climber came Southend United, Colchester United and Barnsley FC it. Relegated from the Premier League last year Birmingham City, West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland AFC, which thus complete the starting field of 24 teams.
Leeds United won ten point deduction for financial irregularities.
Play -off for promotion
- Southampton FC - Derby County 3:4 after penalty shootout ( 4-4 )
- Wolverhampton Wanderers - West Bromwich Albion 2:4
- Derby County - West Bromwich Albion 1-0
This Derby County is established as the third promoted team in the Premier League. Previously, already the AFC Sunderland and Birmingham City had qualified for the Erstligasaison 2007/ 08.
The cross table presents the results of all games this season represents the home team is listed in the left column and the visiting team in the top row.