League Summary

League Table

League Table Table
Rk Squad MP W D L GF GA GD Pts Attendance Top Team Scorer Goalkeeper Notes
1Club Crest Wolves46279108052+289024,154Sylvan Ebanks-Blake - 25Wayne HennesseyPromoted
2Club Crest Birmingham City46231495437+178319,081Kevin Phillips - 14Maik TaylorPromoted
3Club Crest Sheffield Utd462214106439+258026,023James Beattie - 12Paddy Kenny→ Semi-finals
4Club Crest Reading462114117240+327719,942Kevin Doyle - 18Marcus Hahnemann→ Semi-finals
5Club Crest Burnley462113127260+127613,082Martin Paterson - 12Brian JensenPromoted, → Semi-finals
6Club Crest Preston462111146654+127413,426Jon Parkin - 11Andy Lonergan→ Semi-finals
7Club Crest Cardiff City461917106553+127418,044Ross McCormack - 21Tom Heaton
8Club Crest Swansea City461620106350+136815,187Jason Scotland - 21Dorus de Vries
9Club Crest Ipswich Town461715146253+96620,862Jon Stead - 12Richard Wright
10Club Crest Bristol City46151615545406116,816Nicky Maynard - 11Adriano Basso
11Club Crest QPR461516154244-26114,003Dexter Blackstock - 11Radek Černý
12Club Crest Sheffield Weds461613175158-76121,542Marcus Tudgay - 14Lee Grant
13Club Crest Watford461610206872-45814,858Tommy Smith - 17Scott Loach
14Club Crest Doncaster46177224253-115811,964Paul Heffernan - 10Neil Sullivan
15Club Crest Crystal Palace461512195255-35615,220Shefki Kuqi - 10Julián Speroni1-point deduction 1
16Club Crest Blackpool461317164758-11567,843DJ Campbell - 9Paul Rachubka
17Club Crest Coventry City461315184758-115417,408Clinton Morrison - 10Keiren Westwood
18Club Crest Derby County461412205567-125429,443Rob Hulse - 15Stephen Bywater
19Club Crest Nott'ham Forest461314195065-155322,229Robert Earnshaw - 12Paul Smith
20Club Crest Barnsley461313204558-135213,189Jon Macken, Jamal Campbell-Ryce - 9Heinz Müller
21Club Crest Plymouth Argyle461312214457-135111,427Paul Gallagher - 13Romain Larrieu
22Club Crest Norwich City461210245770-134624,541Leroy Lita - 7David MarshallRelegated
23Club Crest Southampton461015214669-234517,849David McGoldrick - 12Kelvin DavisRelegated
24Club Crest Charlton Ath46815235274-223920,894Nicky Bailey - 13Rob ElliotRelegated
League Table Table
Home Away
Rk Squad MP W D L GF GA GD Pts Pts/G MP W D L GF GA GD Pts Pts/G
1Club Crest Wolves231553502.17231247401.74
2Club Crest Birmingham City231454472.0423995361.57
3Club Crest Sheffield Utd231265421.83231085381.65
4Club Crest Reading231256411.7823995361.57
5Club Crest Burnley231454472.0423788291.26
6Club Crest Preston231634512.22235810231.00
7Club Crest Cardiff City231454472.04235126271.17
8Club Crest Swansea City231193421.83235117261.13
9Club Crest Ipswich Town23896331.4323968331.43
10Club Crest Bristol City237133341.48238312271.17
11Club Crest QPR231274431.87233911180.78
12Club Crest Sheffield Weds231166391.70235711220.96
13Club Crest Watford231166391.70235414190.83
14Club Crest Doncaster23959321.39238213261.13
15Club Crest Crystal Palace23986351.52236413220.96
16Club Crest Blackpool235810231.0023896331.43
17Club Crest Coventry City23887321.39235711220.96
18Club Crest Derby County23977341.48235513200.87
19Club Crest Nott'ham Forest23878311.35235711220.96
20Club Crest Barnsley23878311.35235612210.91
21Club Crest Plymouth Argyle237511261.13236710251.09
22Club Crest Norwich City23959321.39233515140.61
23Club Crest Southampton234109220.96236512231.00
24Club Crest Charlton Ath23689261.13232714130.57

Promotion play-offs

Play-off qualifiers

Play-off qualifiers Table
Rk Squad MP W D L GF GA GD Pts Notes
3Club Crest Sheffield Utd462214106439+2580
4Club Crest Reading462114117240+3277
5Club Crest Burnley462113127260+1276
6Club Crest Preston462111146654+1274

Semi-finals

Sheffield Utd won on aggregate score over two legs, remained in Championship and advance to Final.
0–3
Burnley won on aggregate score over two legs and advance to Final.

Final

Final
0–1
Burnley won match in normal time and promoted to Premier League.

Squad Standard Stats 2008-2009 Championship

Squad Standard Stats 2008-2009 Championship Table
Playing Time Performance Per 90 Minutes
Squad # Pl Age Poss MP Starts Min 90s Gls Ast G-PK PK PKatt CrdY CrdR Gls Ast G+A G-PK G+A-PK
Barnsley3027.946506432139477650.930.461.390.851.30
Birmingham City3228.346506523151116471.130.671.801.111.78
Blackpool4226.346506472241667251.020.481.500.891.37
Bristol City2727.446506543451376511.170.741.911.111.85
Burnley2328.046505714663886661.541.002.541.372.37
Cardiff City2726.44650665375312153951.410.802.221.151.96
Charlton Ath3925.846507512947477331.110.631.741.021.65
Coventry City2924.546506472742568621.020.591.610.911.50
Crystal Palace3526.546506512547447451.110.541.651.021.57
Derby County3525.846505543552225021.170.761.931.131.89
Doncaster2927.246506412637455820.890.571.460.801.37
Ipswich Town3127.346506573753457341.240.802.041.151.96
Norwich City3324.946506513347455761.110.721.831.021.74
Nott'ham Forest3323.446506462745118141.000.591.590.981.57
Plymouth Argyle3025.746506432439445830.930.521.460.851.37
Preston2625.846506633957665731.370.852.221.242.09
QPR3026.346506422741136640.910.591.500.891.48
Reading2726.546505694964576151.501.072.571.392.46
Sheffield Utd3226.54650660415010105451.300.892.201.091.98
Sheffield Weds2824.946506502446445151.090.521.611.001.52
Southampton3324.846506452242388140.980.481.460.911.39
Swansea City2725.846506613955686531.330.852.171.202.04
Watford3524.746506643160465811.390.672.071.301.98
Wolves2923.9465047754698106341.671.172.851.502.67
Squad Standard Stats 2008-2009 Championship Table
Playing Time Performance Per 90 Minutes
Squad # Pl Age Poss MP Starts Min 90s Gls Ast G-PK PK PKatt CrdY CrdR Gls Ast G+A G-PK G+A-PK
vs Barnsley3046
vs Birmingham City3246
vs Blackpool4246
vs Bristol City2746
vs Burnley2346
vs Cardiff City2746
vs Charlton Ath3946
vs Coventry City2946
vs Crystal Palace3546
vs Derby County3546
vs Doncaster2946
vs Ipswich Town3146
vs Norwich City3346
vs Nott'ham Forest3346
vs Plymouth Argyle3046
vs Preston2646
vs QPR3046
vs Reading2746
vs Sheffield Utd3246
vs Sheffield Weds2846
vs Southampton3346
vs Swansea City2746
vs Watford3546
vs Wolves2946

Squad Goalkeeping 2008-2009 Championship

Squad Goalkeeping 2008-2009 Championship Table
Playing Time Performance Penalty Kicks
Squad # Pl MP Starts Min 90s GA GA90 SoTA Saves Save% W D L CS CS% PKatt PKA PKsv PKm Save%
Barnsley246464,140581.2626821078.41313201021.7
Birmingham City246464,140370.8027523886.5231491737.0
Blackpool246464,139581.2626821078.41317161328.3
Bristol City346464,140541.1729123781.41516151737.0
Burnley246464,140601.3025919976.82113121328.3
Cardiff City446464,140531.1519314072.51917101430.4
Charlton Ath346464,140741.6124817470.2815231634.8
Coventry City246464,140581.2630624881.01315181123.9
Crystal Palace246464,140551.2020915473.71512191430.4
Derby County246464,141671.4619512865.6141220715.2
Doncaster246464,140531.1519914673.4177221430.4
Ipswich Town146464,140531.1524319078.21715141328.3
Norwich City146464,140701.5226219273.3121024919.6
Nott'ham Forest346464,140651.4122015570.51314191123.9
Plymouth Argyle246464,140571.2426620978.61312211328.3
Preston146464,140541.1730825482.52111141328.3
QPR246464,140440.9623719381.41516151839.1
Reading246464,140400.8726622685.02114112145.7
Sheffield Utd246464,140390.8521417581.82214101941.3
Sheffield Weds146464,140581.2620915172.21613171328.3
Southampton146464,140691.5023016170.01015211226.1
Swansea City346464,076501.1021216276.41620101430.4
Watford346464,140721.5729121975.31610201021.7
Wolves246464,140521.1321716576.0279101430.4
Squad Goalkeeping 2008-2009 Championship Table
Playing Time Performance Penalty Kicks
Squad # Pl MP Starts Min 90s GA GA90 SoTA Saves Save% W D L CS CS% PKatt PKA PKsv PKm Save%
vs Barnsley24646201313
vs Birmingham City2464691423
vs Blackpool24646161713
vs Bristol City34646151615
vs Burnley24646121321
vs Cardiff City44646101719
vs Charlton Ath3464623158
vs Coventry City24646181513
vs Crystal Palace24646191215
vs Derby County24646201214
vs Doncaster2464622717
vs Ipswich Town14646141517
vs Norwich City14646241012
vs Nott'ham Forest34646191413
vs Plymouth Argyle24646211213
vs Preston14646141121
vs QPR24646151615
vs Reading24646111421
vs Sheffield Utd24646101422
vs Sheffield Weds14646171316
vs Southampton14646211510
vs Swansea City34646102016
vs Watford34646201016
vs Wolves2464610927

Squad Shooting 2008-2009 Championship

Squad Shooting 2008-2009 Championship Table
Standard
Squad # Pl 90s Gls Sh SoT SoT% Sh/90 SoT/90 G/Sh G/SoT Dist PK PKatt
Barnsley30432335.070.1747
Birmingham City32521924.170.2711
Blackpool42472254.890.1866
Bristol City27542916.330.1837
Burnley23712365.130.2788
Cardiff City27652455.330.221215
Charlton Ath39512435.280.1947
Coventry City29472294.980.1856
Crystal Palace35511813.930.2644
Derby County35542595.630.2022
Doncaster29412044.430.1845
Ipswich Town31572946.390.1845
Norwich City33512254.890.2145
Nott'ham Forest33462054.460.2211
Plymouth Argyle30431793.890.2244
Preston26632114.590.2766
QPR30421954.240.2113
Reading27692004.350.3257
Sheffield Utd32602575.590.191010
Sheffield Weds28502174.720.2144
Southampton33452906.300.1438
Swansea City27612745.960.2068
Watford35641833.980.3346
Wolves29772545.520.27810
Squad Shooting 2008-2009 Championship Table
Standard
Squad # Pl 90s Gls Sh SoT SoT% Sh/90 SoT/90 G/Sh G/SoT Dist PK PKatt
vs Barnsley30
vs Birmingham City32
vs Blackpool42
vs Bristol City27
vs Burnley23
vs Cardiff City27
vs Charlton Ath39
vs Coventry City29
vs Crystal Palace35
vs Derby County35
vs Doncaster29
vs Ipswich Town31
vs Norwich City33
vs Nott'ham Forest33
vs Plymouth Argyle30
vs Preston26
vs QPR30
vs Reading27
vs Sheffield Utd32
vs Sheffield Weds28
vs Southampton33
vs Swansea City27
vs Watford35
vs Wolves29

Squad Playing Time 2008-2009 Championship

Squad Playing Time 2008-2009 Championship Table
Playing Time Starts Subs Team Success
Squad # Pl Age MP Min Mn/MP Min% 90s Starts Mn/Start Compl Subs Mn/Sub unSub PPM onG onGA +/- +/-90
Barnsley3027.94610050611201.134558-13
Birmingham City3228.34610050612501.805437+17
Blackpool4226.34610050610901.224758-11
Bristol City2727.44610050613101.3354540
Burnley2328.04610050512701.657260+12
Cardiff City2726.44610050610801.616553+12
Charlton Ath3925.84610050711900.855274-22
Coventry City2924.54610050611001.174758-11
Crystal Palace3526.54610050613001.225255-3
Derby County3525.84610050511601.175567-12
Doncaster2927.24610050613101.264253-11
Ipswich Town3127.34610050612901.436253+9
Norwich City3324.94610050611101.005770-13
Nott'ham Forest3323.44610050612301.155065-15
Plymouth Argyle3025.74610050612201.114457-13
Preston2625.84610050611401.616654+12
QPR3026.34610050613001.334244-2
Reading2726.54610050511701.677240+32
Sheffield Utd3226.54610050612301.746439+25
Sheffield Weds2824.94610050611401.335158-7
Southampton3324.84610050612200.984669-23
Swansea City2725.84610050612001.486350+13
Watford3524.74610050610401.266872-4
Wolves2923.94610050413701.968052+28
Squad Playing Time 2008-2009 Championship Table
Playing Time Starts Subs Team Success
Squad # Pl Age MP Min Mn/MP Min% 90s Starts Mn/Start Compl Subs Mn/Sub unSub PPM onG onGA +/- +/-90
vs Barnsley30461001.135845+13
vs Birmingham City32461001.803754-17
vs Blackpool42461001.225847+11
vs Bristol City27461001.3354540
vs Burnley23461001.656072-12
vs Cardiff City27461001.615365-12
vs Charlton Ath39461000.857452+22
vs Coventry City29461001.175847+11
vs Crystal Palace35461001.225552+3
vs Derby County35461001.176755+12
vs Doncaster29461001.265342+11
vs Ipswich Town31461001.435362-9
vs Norwich City33461001.007057+13
vs Nott'ham Forest33461001.156550+15
vs Plymouth Argyle30461001.115744+13
vs Preston26461001.615466-12
vs QPR30461001.334442+2
vs Reading27461001.674072-32
vs Sheffield Utd32461001.743964-25
vs Sheffield Weds28461001.335851+7
vs Southampton33461000.986946+23
vs Swansea City27461001.485063-13
vs Watford35461001.267268+4
vs Wolves29461001.965280-28

Squad Miscellaneous Stats 2008-2009 Championship

Squad Miscellaneous Stats 2008-2009 Championship Table
Performance
Squad # Pl 90s CrdY CrdR 2CrdY Fls Fld Off Crs Int TklW PKwon PKcon OG
Barnsley30765670
Birmingham City32647582
Blackpool42725525
Bristol City27651597
Burnley23666582
Cardiff City27395432
Charlton Ath39733583
Coventry City29862570
Crystal Palace35745600
Derby County35502514
Doncaster29582485
Ipswich Town31734567
Norwich City33576494
Nott'ham Forest33814598
Plymouth Argyle30583571
Preston26573542
QPR30664571
Reading27615549
Sheffield Utd32545600
Sheffield Weds28515529
Southampton33814549
Swansea City27653488
Watford35581584
Wolves29634626
Squad Miscellaneous Stats 2008-2009 Championship Table
Performance
Squad # Pl 90s CrdY CrdR 2CrdY Fls Fld Off Crs Int TklW PKwon PKcon OG
vs Barnsley30
vs Birmingham City32
vs Blackpool42
vs Bristol City27
vs Burnley23
vs Cardiff City27
vs Charlton Ath39
vs Coventry City29
vs Crystal Palace35
vs Derby County35
vs Doncaster29
vs Ipswich Town31
vs Norwich City33
vs Nott'ham Forest33
vs Plymouth Argyle30
vs Preston26
vs QPR30
vs Reading27
vs Sheffield Utd32
vs Sheffield Weds28
vs Southampton33
vs Swansea City27
vs Watford35
vs Wolves29

Leaders

Nationalities 2008-2009 Championship

League Notes

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