Leeds snatch late victory, West Brom stay top with victory, Stoke beat Wigan

first_img Getty Images – Getty 3 Stoke came from behind to beat Wigan update Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti PEP TALK Ian Holloway thinks Arsenal have made a mistake in hiring Mikel Arteta West Brom and Leeds both left it late as they moved clear of the pack at the top of the Championship.The Baggies were 2-1 winners over Sheffield Wednesday thanks to an 88th-minute penalty, while a last-minute own goal gave Leeds a 2-1 win at Luton. Jed Wallace’s impressive season continued as he scored the only goal in a 1-0 Millwall win at Swansea, while Ryan Yates was sent off as Nottingham Forest drew 0-0 at Bristol City.Marc Roberts earned Birmingham a point as they drew 1-1 at Huddersfield, for whom Fraizer Campbell had opened the scoring.Michael O’Neill’s first home game in charge of Stoke ended in a second win thanks to Mame Biram Diouf’s 90th-minute goal in a 2-1 victory over Wigan.Sam Morsy put Wigan ahead (39) but Danny Batth (55) equalised before Diouf’s late winner. LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS In the day’s early game, Neil Harris’ first game in charge of Cardiff ended in a 2-2 draw at Charlton.Conor Gallagher and Jonathan Leko had the Addicks 2-0 up before the break, but Nathaniel Mendez-Laing and Lee Tomlin turned things around after it.Bradley Dack scored a winner for Blackburn four minutes from time as Gerhard Struber’s first game in charge of Barnsley ended with a 3-2 defeat.Dack (24) and Stewart Downing (69) twice put Rovers ahead, but Conor Chaplin and Cauley Woodrow twice replied, before Dack’s late winner. Strugglers Wigan hold Blackburn to goalless draw in Championship targets on target Chelsea fan arrested for allegedly racially abusing Heung-min Son 3 statement LATEST West Brom remain at the top of the Championship Spurs investigation into alleged racial abuse of Rudiger is so far ‘inconclusive’ Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ 3 Steve Round reveals how Mikel Arteta convinced him to join Arsenal staff Huddersfield drew with Birmingham rookie error Liverpool transfer news live: Mbappe latest, Lille star wants to join Reds in future Top scorer in 2019: Messi, Mbappe and Sterling trailing Europe’s top marksman latest With Preston losing at Derby, West Brom are top on 36 points and Leeds second on 34, with a three-point gap to North End in third.Charlie Austin’s penalty was the clincher for West Brom, with Hal Robson-Kanu and Steven Fletcher (penalty) having traded earlier strikes. Liam Palmer was sent off for Wednesday in time added on.At Kenilworth Road, Patrick Bamford’s goal for Leeds was cancelled out by James Collins, with James Pearson then putting through his own goal to win it for United, despite it looking as though Bamford was claiming it himself.Brentford’s rise up the table continues, Ollie Watkins scoring the only goal as they beat Reading 1-0, while Martyn Waghorn’s strike was enough for Derby to see off Preston. Pep Guardiola gives Man City injury update and talks Christmas schedule appointed @WBA stalemate Getty Images – Getty Full results from Saturday’s Championship matches:Blackburn Rovers 3-2 BarnsleyBrentford 1-0 ReadingBristol City 0-0 Nottingham ForestDerby County 1-0 Preston North EndHuddersfield Town 1-1 Birmingham CityLuton Town 1-2 Leeds UnitedStoke City 2-1 Wigan AthleticSwansea City 0-1 MillwallWest Bromwich Albion 2-1 Sheffield WednesdayCharlton Athletic 2-2 Cardiff Citylast_img read more