Huddersfield dramatically lost 4-0 at Bristol City tonight with City starting the game 3rd bottom and the Terriers starting 3rd top of the Championship and the home side were 2-0 up at half time.
This was nothing short of a stunning win for Bristol City and another shock result in the division.
The Robins move out of the bottom three with 41 points from their 38 games.
David Wagner – Huddersfield manager
So Huddersfield stay on 71 points, 6 points behind Newcastle and the Magpies play at Birmingham tomorrow afternoon.
In the other game tonight Reading had a good 2-0 away win at Sheffield Wednesday and move onto 67 points from 38 games – 10 points behind Newcastle and we have a game in hand.
It’s a big chance now for Newcastle to pick up 3 points on Huddersfield tomorrow with a win at the Blues and go 9 points ahead of the Terriers before the two week international break.
Brighton play at Leeds United in another top of the table clash in the late kick-off game tomorrow.
Here’s the latest standings at the top of the Championship after tonight’s two important games.