Championship: Uche Ikpeazu, Femi Azeez, Joshua Onomah On Song, Solanke Bags An Assist
By Omolagba Oluwayemi
Huddersfield Town 1:5 Fulham
Quick response it was from Fulham on Saturday as they ran out 5-1 winners away at Huddersfield Town after failing to win their first league match last weekend, BSNSports.com.ng reports.
Having dropped to the lower division at the end of last season, the London side are in search of another quick return to the premier league having done that two seasons ago.
Peterborough 2:1 Derby
Wayne Rooney’s Derby miseries continued from where they left off last season. Escaping relegation on the final day, one would think the team will kickoff the new campaign firing on all cylinder but the Manchester United legend led side are not finding their footings yet in the league although they got a point at home last weekend.
Reading 2:1 Preston North End
Femi Azeez was on target for reading in their 2-1 win over Preston North End on Saturday afternoon.
The Nigeria eligible striker opened the scoring for Reading in the 28th minute, but Daniel Johnson drew Preston level from the spot in the 61st minute. John Swift then ensured Reading picked up the maximum points with his 69th minutes winning strike.
Nottingham 1:2 AFC Bournemouth
Dominic Solanke provided an assist as AFC Bournemouth defeated Nottingham Forest 2-1 away from home while Uche Ikpeazu scored one and provided another as Middlesbrough beat Bristol City 2-1.
Barnsley, Cardiff, QPR and West Brom all recorded wins while three games including Swansea vs Sheffield United ended in a draw.