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Monday Hoddle of Coffee, Soccer News and Notes, May 8, 2017

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Newcastle and Brighton are back. Who will join them?

Newcastle United v Barnsley - Sky Bet Championship Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images

The Championship season ended yesterday. The big news, of course, is that Newcastle are the champions, once again returning to the Premier League after a single season in the second flight. Brighton will join them. The third team will be decided via the playoff, which features Fulham v Reading in one semifinal tie and Huddersfield v Wednesday in the other.

For you English readers, what playoff team do you most want to see back up? Who has the best away-day experience?

Links

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Don’t miss Into the Calderon’s fun piece on one of the team’s assistants.