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BREAKING: Huddersfield Town Have Been Promoted To The Premier League

Nasir Jabbar

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BREAKING: Huddersfield Town Have Been Promoted To The Premier League

The richest game in football has been contested between Huddersfield and Reading as they vied for a spot in the footballing promise land, the Premier League.

Huddersfield secured their spot in the Wembley showpiece after beating Yorkshire rivals Sheffield Wednesday on penalties, while Reading booked their spot over Fulham.

Wagner and Stam bark out instructions from the touchline. Image: PA

After a goalless 90 minutes, the game went into extra-time. With the main-takeaway from normal time being Huddersfield's Izzy Brown's absolute sitter from a few yards out in the opening minutes of the match.

Another dose of drab football prompted a penalty shoot-out where Huddersfield won 4-3.

Here are some of the past winners of the Championship Play-Off Final:

2010 - Blackpool

2011 - Swansea City

2012 - West Ham

2013 - Crystal Palace

2014 - QPR

2015 - Norwich City

2016 - Hull City

Congratulations, Huddersfield. They'll be traveling to Manchester United, Arsenal and Premier League champions Chelsea, among others.

Featured Image Credit: OptaJoe

Topics: Reading, Huddersfield, Premier League, championship

Nasir Jabbar
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