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Fixtures 21/22
« on: June 23, 2021, 04:18:35 PM »
Couldn't see anything on this topic so thought I'd create a topic for it

Fixtures are released tomorrow at 09:00

Who are people hoping we open against, and are there any fixtures you'll be looking out for? Blues for the "derby" of the season, also who we start/end against, along with who we play Boxing/New Years day for me
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2021, 04:21:16 PM »
I can never understand the interest in fixture announcements, we have to play each team home and away, simple as that.  With TV companies now moving that many games you cannot even work out when a game will be on.

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2021, 04:22:56 PM »
It's just nice knowing who you play and when, looking at games you can start eying up to go to etc - for instance away grounds you've never been to

I'd say games being moved for Sky won't be anywhere near as bad as in the Prem, and even if they are, you can still decide if you want to go to it
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2021, 04:55:32 PM »
If only there was less interfering by Sky in the Championship. Sadly the opposite applies, the coverage is relentless.

https://www.efl.com/news/2018/november/efl-statement-efl-and-sky-sports-sign-five-season-deal/

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #4 on: June 23, 2021, 04:58:33 PM »
I will look out for Blues and Coventry - we do seem to have fun vs the Sky Blues.

Nothing else stands out to me really. I can't see me travelling away next season so probably just the 2 derbies
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #5 on: June 23, 2021, 06:36:39 PM »
I predict Barnsley away first game  :D

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #6 on: June 23, 2021, 06:45:12 PM »
Blackpool will be on a Friday night in January guaranteed  ;D

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #7 on: June 23, 2021, 06:53:31 PM »
We’ll be away on Boxing Day at home New Years Day
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #8 on: June 23, 2021, 07:11:05 PM »
We’ll be away on Boxing Day at home New Years Day

Based on the Wolves fixtures that’s likely.

I also expect we will be away first game and home second. I think we could end up being the season opener on the Friday night.

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #9 on: June 23, 2021, 07:34:41 PM »
I will look out for Blues and Coventry - we do seem to have fun vs the Sky Blues.

Nothing else stands out to me really. I can't see me travelling away next season so probably just the 2 derbies
Are they, coventry, back at the rugger ground now or still at the blue noses gaff?
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #10 on: June 23, 2021, 11:05:49 PM »
Are they, coventry, back at the rugger ground now or still at the blue noses gaff?

Back at Ricoh I believe. A happy hunting ground for us.

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #11 on: June 24, 2021, 09:03:04 AM »
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Albion will play Bournemouth away first game. Barnsley at home on the final weekend. Luton is the first home game. #wba

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #12 on: June 24, 2021, 09:04:07 AM »
Blackpool away is November. Bah.

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #13 on: June 24, 2021, 09:06:15 AM »
Fixtures in Full.
https://www.wba.co.uk/news/202122-sky-bet-championship-fixtures-confirmed

Saturday, August 7   AFC Bournemouth   A
Saturday, August 14   Luton   H
Wednesday, August 18   Sheffield United   H
Saturday, August 21   Blackburn Rovers   A
Saturday, August 28   Peterborough    A
Saturday, September 11   Millwall   H
Tuesday, September 14   Derby   H
Saturday, September 18   Preston   A
Saturday, September 25   QPR   H
Tuesday, September 28   Cardiff   A
Saturday, October 2   Stoke   A
Saturday, October 16   Birmingham    H
Wednesday, October 20   Swansea   A
Saturday, October 23   Bristol City   H
Saturday, October 30   Fulham   A
Wednesday, November 3   Hull   H
Saturday, November 6   Middlesbrough   H
Saturday, November 20   Huddersfield   A
Tuesday, November 23   Blackpool   A
Saturday, November 27   Nottingham Forest   H
Saturday, December 4   Coventry   A
Saturday, December 11   Reading   H
Saturday, December 18   Barnsley   A
Sunday, December 26   Derby   A
Wednesday, December 29   Preston   H
Saturday, January 1   Cardiff   H
Saturday, January 15   QPR   A
Saturday, January 22   Peterborough   H
Saturday, January 29   Millwall   A
Saturday, February 5   AFC Bournemouth   H
Wednesday, February 9   Sheffield United   A
Saturday, February 12   Blackburn   H
Saturday, February 19   Luton   A
Tuesday, February 22   Middlesbrough   A
Saturday, February 26   Swansea   H
Saturday, March 5   Hull   A
Saturday, March 12   Huddersfield   H
Tuesday, March 15   Fulham   H
Saturday, March 19   Bristol City    A
Saturday, April 2   Birmingham   A
Saturday, April 9   Stoke   H
Friday, April 15   Blackpool   H
Monday, April 18   Nottingham Forest   A
Saturday, April 23   Coventry   H
Saturday, April 30   Reading   A
Saturday, May 7   Barnsley   H
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #14 on: June 24, 2021, 09:06:36 AM »
Fairly easy run in if we are there or thereabouts.

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« Reply #15 on: June 24, 2021, 09:10:56 AM »
Fairly easy run in if we are there or thereabouts.
There are no easy games in this division.  Couldn't resist it 🙂

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #16 on: June 24, 2021, 09:11:43 AM »
Impossible to gauge whether it’s good or not as we have no idea which teams will be strong of not and that’s why the Championship is great.

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #17 on: June 24, 2021, 09:19:20 AM »
Gutted, Blackpool away is a Tuesday night in November!  >:(
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #18 on: June 24, 2021, 09:20:16 AM »
It's not until you look down the fixture list in this division do you realise how ***** it is.

For all the moaning we do about being in the PL, if we ever want to achieve anything as a club we have to get back there as soon as soon as possible.

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #19 on: June 24, 2021, 09:22:35 AM »
It's not until you look down the fixture list in this division do you realise how ***** it is.

For all the moaning we do about being in the PL, if we ever want to achieve anything as a club we have to get back there as soon as soon as possible.

Spot on, the EFL is garbage.

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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #20 on: June 24, 2021, 09:28:38 AM »
It's not until you look down the fixture list in this division do you realise how ***** it is.

For all the moaning we do about being in the PL, if we ever want to achieve anything as a club we have to get back there as soon as soon as possible.
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #21 on: June 24, 2021, 09:33:27 AM »
It's not until you look down the fixture list in this division do you realise how ***** it is.

For all the moaning we do about being in the PL, if we ever want to achieve anything as a club we have to get back there as soon as soon as possible.
This is our rightful level, its where we are comfortable and where our excitement is. I personally love this league and its nice to be in with a good chance of winning most games and not knowing your fate before the games even kicked off. The other good thing is as soon as that ref points to the centre circle for a goal, we can celebrate!!
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #22 on: June 24, 2021, 09:37:49 AM »
This is our rightful level, its where we are comfortable and where our excitement is. I personally love this league and its nice to be in with a good chance of winning most games and not knowing your fate before the games even kicked off. The other good thing is as soon as that ref points to the centre circle for a goal, we can celebrate!!

To me that's a strange comment to make. 11th in the all time league table and that's with us being rubbish for 30 of the last 40 years. PL is our rightful level based on games played and results obtained.


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« Reply #23 on: June 24, 2021, 09:42:08 AM »
To me that's a strange comment to make. 11th in the all time league table and that's with us being rubbish for 30 of the last 40 years. PL is our rightful level based on games played and results obtained.
Mate im talking now with this level of squad, we scraped out of the league due to Brentford bottling it, and came crashing back into it! We are (imo) a good championship team, that is capable of over achieving on a shoe string budget in the prem for a couple of years at best
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Re: Fixtures 21/22
« Reply #24 on: June 24, 2021, 09:52:48 AM »
Working Ard only gets you so far new coach whom ever that will be needs backing in transfer market to get out of this league. With the liklihood of Johnstone and Pereira being sold then the likes of Diangana, Robinson and Grant need to step up on a consistent basis.