Why Leicester City are facing a potential points deduction next season - whatever division they are in

Leicester City are facing battles on and off the pitch
Leicester City are facing battles on and off the pitch (Image credit: Getty Images)

It’s not just the Premier League that is bracing for a thrilling three-horse title race over the next few weeks: the Championship is also playing host to an exciting three-way battle as Leicester City, Leeds United and Ipswich Town jostle for the two automatic promotion spots.

Remarkably, all three teams could finish on more than 100 points in what is one of the most relentless promotion races in recent history. 

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For more than a decade Joe Mewis has worked in football journalism as a reporter and editor, with stints at Mirror Football and LeedsLive among others. He is the author of four football history books that include tomes on Leeds United and the England national team.