Football League Championship  2009/10

Pos Club Pld W D L F A GD Pts Notes
1st  Newcastle United 46 30 12 4 90 35 +55 102 ▲Champions
2nd  West Bromwich Albion 46 26 13 7 89 48 +41 91 ▲Runners Up
3rd  Nottingham Forest 46 22 13 11 65 40 +25 79 ♦Playoffs
4th  Cardiff City 46 22 10 14 73 54 +19 76 ♦Playoffs
5th  Leicester City 46 19 13 12 58 45 +13 70

♦Playoffs

6th  Blackpool 46 19 13 14 74 58 +16 70 -▲PO Winners
7th  Swansea City 46 17 18 11 40 37 +3 69 -
8th  Sheffield United 46 17 14 15 61 54 +7 65 -
9th  Reading 46 17 12 17 68 63 +5 63 -
10th  Bristol City 46 15 18 13 56 65 -9 63 -
11th  Middlesbrough 46 16 14 16 58 50 +8 62 -
12th  Doncaster Rovers 46 15 15 16 59 58 +1 60 -
13th  Queens Park Rangers 46 14 15 17 58 65 -7 57 -
14th  Derby County 46 15 11 20 53 63 -10 56 -
15th  Ipswich Town 46 12 20 14 50 61 -11 56 -
16th  Watford 46 14 12 20 61 68 -7 54 -
17th  Preston North End 46 13 15 18 58 73 -15 54 -
18th  Barnsley 46 14 12 20 53 69 -16 54 -
19th  Coventry City 46 13 15 18 47 64 -17 54 -
20th  Scunthorpe United 46 14 10 22 62 84 -22 52 -
21st  Crystal Palace 46 14 17 15 50 53 -3  49* *Deducted 10 Points
22nd  Sheffield Wednesday 46 11 14 21 49 69 -20 47 ▼Relegated
23rd  Plymouth Argyle 46 11 8 27 43 68 -25 41 ▼Relegated
24th  Peterborough United 46 8 10 28 46 80 -34 34 ▼Relegated

 

Football League Championship Playoffs

Date Home Score Away

Semi Finals 1st Leg

Sat May 8 Blackpool 2-1 Nottingham Forest
Sun May 9 Leicester City 0-1 Cardiff City

Semi Finals 2nd Leg

Wed May 12 Cardiff City 2-3 Leicester City
Cardiff City won 4-3 on penalties after drawing 3-3 on aggregate
Tue May 11 Nottingham Forest 3-4 Blackpool
Blackpool won 6-4 on aggregate

Final

Sat May 22 Blackpool 3-2 Cardiff City

 

End of Season Notes

 * 28/01/2010 - Crystal Palace deducted 10 points for entering administration
 ▼Burnley were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▼Hull City were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▼Portsmouth were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▲Newcastle United were Promoted to the Premier League
 ▲West Bromwich Albion were Promoted to the Premier League
  ♦ Nottingham Forest Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Cardiff City Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Leicester City Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Blackpool Qualified for Playoffs
 ▲ Blackpool were Promoted to the Premier League via the Playoffs
 ▼Sheffield Wednesday were Relegated to League 1
 ▼Plymouth Argyle were Relegated to League 1
 ▼Peterborough United were Relegated to League 1
 ▲Norwich City were Promoted from League 1
 ▲Leeds United were Promoted from League 1
 ▲Millwall were Promoted from League 1 via the Playoffs