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Another weekend, another set of fixtures throughout the Championship, League One, and League Two. Fans travel all over the country to back their sides, and we collect those numbers in one place! Below shows the attendances and results for Week 40 in the English Football Leagues.


Sky Bet Championship:

Wins for Brentford, Aston Villa, Fulham and Reading saw them respectively move up the Sky Bet Championship table. Whereas, a draw for Preston North End against Nottingham Forest, saw them move up to 8th, despite not being able to take all three points.

Burton Albion secured an important and last minute win against Huddersfield Town on Saturday, which saw them increase their gap from the drop zone into Sky Bet League One to four points.

A disappointing draw for Sheffield Wednesday saw them vacate the final playoff position, being replaced by Fulham. Meanwhile, disappointing results for Leeds United, Norwich City, Cardiff City and Bristol City saw them drop positions in the Sky Bet Championship table.


Derby County v QPR

Result: 1 – 0
Goals (Derby County): Vydra (70′minutes)
Venue: iPro Stadium
Attendance:


Barnsley v Sheffield Wednesday

Result: 1 – 1
Goals (Barnsley): MacDonald (90’+3minutes)
Goals (Sheffield Wednesday): 
Winnall (50′minutes)
Venue: Oakwell
Attendance:


Aston Villa v Norwich City

Result: 2 – 0
Goals (Aston Villa): Kodjia (25′minutes, 87′minutes)
Venue: Villa Park
Attendance: 32,065 – away support breakdown is unavailable


Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic

Result: 2 – 1
Goals (Newcastle United): Gayle (36′minutes)Ritchie (57′minutes)
Goals (Wigan Athletic): 
Jacobs (50′minutes)
Venue: St James’ Park
Attendance: 51,849 – away support breakdown unavailable


Brentford v Bristol City

Result: 2 – 0
Goals (Brentford): Canos (18′minutes)Vibe (26′minutes)
Venue: Griffin Park
Attendance: 


Huddersfield v Burton Albion

Result: 0 – 1
Goals (Burton Albion): Irvine (90’+6minutes)
Venue: Kirklees Stadium
Attendance: 20,154 – away support breakdown unavailable


Brighton v Blackburn

Result: 1 – 0
Goals (Brighton): Murray (67′minutes)
Venue: AMEX Stadium
Attendance: 30,216 – 689 away supporters


Preston North End v Nottingham Forest

Result: 1 – 1
Goals (Preston North End): McGeady (52′minutes)
Goals (Nottingham Forest): 
Assombalonga (22′minutes)
Venue: Deepdale
Attendance: 12,459 – 1,539 away supporters


Ipswich Town v Birmingham

Result: 1 – 1
Goals (Ipswich Town): G Ward (72′minutes)
Goals (Birmingham): 
Grounds (48′minutes)
Venue: Portman Road
Attendance:


Rotherham v Fulham

Result: 0 – 1
Goals (Fulham): Aluko (66′minutes)
Venue: New York Stadium
Attendance:


Wolves v Cardiff City

Result: 3 – 1
Goals (Wolves): Batth (9′minutes, 41′minutes)Costa (82′minutes)
Goals (Cardiff City): 
Zohore (12′minutes)
Venue: Molineux Stadium
Attendance:


Reading v Leeds United

Result: 1 – 0
Goals (Reading): Kermorgant (21′minutes)
Venue: Madejski Stadium
Attendance:

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Charlton Athletic fan who is still proud and loves the achievements under Jimmy Seed, Alan Curbishley and Chris Powell. I am still waiting for the day when we return to the top flight of English Football! I am staunchly against the Roland Duchatelet ownership and support CARD in his removal. I am also a qualified referee with the London FA. Twitter: @ValleyFloydFred