Brentford put computerized promotion again in West Brom’s arms with defeat at Stoke – and make sure Leeds United as champions

Brentford selected the worst potential time to finish their profitable streak and missed the chance to go second with a 1-Zero defeat at Stoke on Saturday, whereas confirming Leeds United as champions of the Championship this season.

Following West Brom’s defeat to Huddersfield, the Bees wanted simply 4 factors from their final two matches to seal computerized promotion.

West Brom followers will probably be celebrating
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However regardless of travelling to the Guess365 stadium on the again of an eight-match profitable streak, these goals had been dashed by Lee Gregory’s 38th-minute strike.

With struggling Barnsley at house of their final match, it’s probably a degree would’ve been adequate for Brentford – and defeat will probably be powerful to swallow given it’s the primary time they’ve failed to attain in 14 matches.

For Stoke, it’s a victory which secures their Championship standing for subsequent season – and for Leeds, it means they’ll go up as title-winners.

Gregory’s objective was sufficient for Stoke
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