Nottingham Forest came from two goals down to beat Watford 4-2 last night, in a sensational second half comeback at the City Ground.
A comprehensive look ahead to all the weekend's games in the Championship for our local teams.
A comprehensive preview to the weekend's Championship action, with all four of our Midland's teams vying for points.
Derby County have signed Tottenham midfielder Simon Dawkins on a permanent deal following a successful loan spell.
Dawkins joins Steve McClaren's men for an undisclosed fee, believed to be worth in the region of £500,000, on a two-and-a-half year contract.
The 26-year-old attacking midfielder joined the Rams from Spurs on a three-month deal in October and has scored three goals in his 13 appearances.
Leicester City's match at Queen's Park Rangers was held up today by a squirrel.
The critter made its way onto the pitch in the first half, while the score was still 0-0. It took a couple of minutes for the squirrel to leave the pitch, with players from both sides trying to chase it off.
Leicester went on to win the match 1-0, ending Queen's Park Rangers' unbeaten home league record, and go level on points with the hoops.
A Squirrel pitch invades at Loftus Road today, causing the match to be stopped.. http://t.co/olVmourJaq
A plucky squirrel briefly delayed the Championship clash between QPR and Leicester at Loftus Road today after it ran onto the pitch.
Players tried to chase it off the field when it was spotted running around in the first half.
But it's not the first football match to have an unusual delay this week .
Stoke City's League Cup tie against Manchester United had to be stopped for 10 minutes because of a freak hailstorm.
Striker Marlon King has left Birmingham City by mutual consent, the club has announced.
The former Coventry man has been allowed to leave, as the Championship side try to reduce their wage budget.
Nottingham Forest join Blackpool and Watford as the only other teams so far to have opened their Championship campaign with two victories.
Forest snatched the points against Blackburn with a last-minute strike from Darius Henderson after a mistake from Rovers goalkeeper Jake Kean, while an own-goal from Barnsley's Scott Wiseman sealed a dramatic late victory for Blackpool.