Testing times for Fryatt and Hume

Tradition suggests that the latest reunion of former Leicester City strike partners and firm friends Matty Fryatt and Iain Hume should be taking place this Saturday at Oakwell when Sven-Goran Eriksson’s men travel to face Barnsley.

Instead, it has already happened. Hume is on loan at Preston, who suffered defeat yesterday at the Walkers Stadium.

Oakwell would be the more obvious venue given that solitary goals by Fryatt and Hume …

The Championship goes back to school

Three words that plagued me as a child. You would barely be out of the door for the final time at the start of the summer before those three words would appear in big, bold letters whenever you went anywhere near a shop. Three words that would magically become four when spoken out loud. Back to bloody school.

Alright, fine! I’m coming back, don’t worry! I don’t have much bloody …

Write the Future: The Championship 2010/11

Ahead of the big Championship kick-off next weekend, we asked supporters, bloggers and regional newspaper journalists about their thoughts on the forthcoming season.

Here are their predictions of what lies in store over the next few months, preceded by a quick who’s who of those involved:


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