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Brentford and Swansea eye promotion to Premier League, staff information and tips on how to observe on talkSPORT


The Championship play-off remaining is upon us with the ultimate promotion spot up for grabs.

Norwich and Watford secured computerized promotion to the Premier League within the common season and on Saturday afternoon, Brentford and Swansea will battle it out to affix them.

Fans will descend on Wembley this afternoon

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Followers will descend on Wembley this afternoon

Brentford, who completed third, got here from two objectives down on combination to beat Bournemouth within the semi-finals, whereas fourth-place Swansea edged previous Barnsley.

A crowd of 12,000 will probably be in attendance, with 5,000 supporters from every membership, and promotion might be price £160m to the winner.

The Bees wish to finish a 74-year exile from the top-flight, whereas Swansea have been away from the Premier League for 3 years following relegation in 2018.

Brentford misplaced the ultimate to Fulham final 12 months and wish to finish a run of 9 play-off campaigns in varied divisions with out success.

Championship play-off remaining: Date and kick-off time

The play-off remaining will happen on Saturday, Might 29 and kick-off at Wembley is about for 3pm.

Full protection of the match will probably be dwell on talkSPORT.

Adrian Durham will probably be your presenter, with commentary from Sam Matterface, David Connolly, and Ian Holloway.

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Who will secure promotion to the Premier League?

Who will safe promotion to the Premier League?

Championship play-off remaining: Outcomes

Championship play-off semi-finals

First leg

Might 17, 6pm – Bournemouth 1-Zero Brentford – Vitality Stadium

Might 17, 8:15pm – Barnsley 0-1 Swansea – Oakwell

Second leg

Might 22, 12:30pm – Brentford 3-1 Bournemouth – Brentford Group Stadium

Might 22, 5:30pm – Swansea 1-1 Barnsley – Liberty Stadium

Championship play-off remaining: What has been mentioned?

Thomas Frank says he isn’t a superstitious man, which might be simply as effectively contemplating the hoodoos Brentford want to interrupt at Wembley on Saturday.

However Bees boss Frank – whose membership have additionally misplaced on their three visits to the Soccer League Trophy remaining of their historical past – insisted: “I’m not superstitious, in any respect.

Frank did a lap of the pitch to get everyone fired up before the semi-final second leg


Frank did a lap of the pitch to get everybody fired up earlier than the semi-final second leg

“After all I understand how the human thoughts works and, in fact you’ve heard tales about black cats or ladders and all that.

“For those who do it, it comes into your thoughts and also you assume ‘what ought to I do?’ So I perceive why folks assume issues like that however personally I can’t dwell my life like that. I want to maneuver on and preserve going.

“My strategy is to analyse issues, be certain we do higher, and there’s numerous feelings about how we make the narrative of going right into a remaining like this.

“We’re excited, trying ahead to it and we all know every little thing is up within the air till Saturday afternoon.”

Steve Cooper believes being an England World Cup winner will assist Swansea seal a return to the Premier League.

The Welshman admits led the likes of England starlets Phil Foden and Callum Hudson-Odoi to Underneath-17 World Cup success in 2017.

Swansea and Brentford met in the semi-finals last season, when the Bees were victorious

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Swansea and Brentford met within the semi-finals final season, when the Bees have been victorious

“I believe all large experiences assist you to and offer you one thing to mirror on,” Cooper mentioned, assessing what was England’s first World Cup triumph at any age group since 1966.

“In some methods it’s the identical and in others it’s completely different.

“It’s my greatest recreation in membership soccer, in fact. However I haven’t thought of it being my greatest recreation in administration.

“I simply take into consideration what it means to the soccer membership and the supporters.

“It’s a proud metropolis, a proud soccer membership, we’re very a lot collectively as a neighborhood as a result of we haven’t received any golf equipment round us.

“Going as much as Wembley is an actual collectively membership making an attempt to do the enterprise, and I’m very a lot centered on what’s in hand and what I can management.”


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