Sheff Utd have been bloody good so far and three of their stars are in the team of the season so far. Sunderland are also represented well.
Sports had been told there was no obligation to cancel events this weekend, but there will be no football this weekend as a mark of respect.
Championship clubs spent just over £79m on new players in the summer, the highest since £174m was splashed out before the 2019/20 campaign.
Breakout stars come in many forms with summer signings, promoted players and academy graduates all featuring here.
It was all going so well for Sunderland, with huge season ticket sales and a decent start to the season. But then they lost their manager.
Loan transfers are part and parcel of today's game and Championship clubs tend to get the cream of the crop from teams in the Premier League.
This lot, including a current Arsenal starter, went for big money despite being uncapped by England at the time. Anthony Gordon would go top.
The Football League is renowned for its unpredictability, so here are five promotion candidates you may not have considered...
Liverpool have signed terribly from but sold brilliantly as champions. Arsenal will hope Gabriel Jesus fares better than Francis Jeffers.
Oleksandr Zinchenko and Gabriel Jesus have been signed by Arsenal this summer, but buying from the champions is no guarantee of success.
Kyril Louis-Dreyfus is now confirmed as biggest the shareholder in Sunderland, and that will be a huge relief to the club's supporters.
Kompany's competitive Burnley career begins with a trip to Huddersfield on Friday, July 29...
Darwin Nunez will hope to emulate the success of one former Liverpool player if he moves to Anfield. Uruguayans have had a mixed time of it.
The return leg takes place at Hillsborough on Monday night...