The incredible Championship stat that proves that this is the best league in the world

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It’s fully viable that we may see a Championship team finish the season on 96 points and not get automatic promotion, while another exceeds 50 points and still gets relegated.

Even for a division where all laws of common sense are routinely put on hold, that’s a bit much. But it’s been that kind of year in the second tier this season.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.