EFL Championship: Norwich Metropolis earn promotion to Premier League following Swansea, Brentford attracts

EFL Championship: Norwich Metropolis earn promotion to Premier League following Swansea, Brentford attracts

Daniel Farke’s facet have dominated the second tier with 27 wins from their 41 video games to this point, incomes a right away return to the Premier League following final season’s relegation.

EFL Championship: Norwich City earn promotion to Premier League following Swansea, Brentford draws

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London: Norwich Metropolis had been promoted to the Premier League with out kicking a ball on Saturday as attracts for Swansea and Brentford despatched the Championship leaders again into the top-flight.

Daniel Farke’s facet have dominated the second tier with 27 wins from their 41 video games to this point, incomes a right away return to the Premier League following final season’s relegation.

The Canaries’ promotion was assured after third-placed Swansea had been held to a 2-2 draw by backside of the desk Wycombe, whereas fourth-placed Brentford drew 0-0 with Millwall.

Norwich are 14 factors away from Swansea, who’ve 4 video games left, and 16 forward of Brentford, who’ve 5 matches left.

They’re additionally eight factors away from second-placed Watford, who misplaced 1-0 at native rivals Luton on Saturday.

With promotion secured, Norwich, who’ve received 11 of their previous 13 matches, can chill out going into their recreation towards Bournemouth at Carrow Highway in a while Saturday.

They will clinch the Championship title with 5 factors from their remaining 5 matches.

Farke and his gamers had been capable of rejoice a number of hours earlier than their very own match due to the slips from Swansea and Brentford.

Swansea had been compelled to claw their manner again from two targets down towards Wycombe to maintain alive their slim hopes of difficult Watford for the second computerized promotion spot.

Steve Cooper’s facet had been capable of lower the hole between second and third to 6 factors because of their dramatic draw.

Admiral Muskwe put Wycombe forward 19 seconds into the second half on the Liberty Stadium when he lashed a lay-off from Uche Ikpeazu previous Freddie Woodman from the sting of the world.

5 minutes later they doubled their lead, Garath McCleary fired into the underside nook to double Wycombe’s lead.

However Jason McCarthy conceded a penalty for handball within the eightieth minute and Jamal Lowe scored his fourth objective in three video games.

Swansea substitute Liam Cullen headed residence a Connor Roberts cross with eight minutes remaining.

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