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Football League

The Championship - players to watch

The new Championship season opens tonight when Norwich take on Watford at Carrow Road.

Click the image on the right to launch our guide.

The 2010/11 season is shaping up to be fiercely competitive, and though Middlesbrough are probably deserving favourites, there are plenty of other teams in with a shout at reaching the promised land of the Premiership.

There are plenty of good players in a strong league, so we thought we'd take a look at some of the players to watch for the coming season.

Do you agree with our selections? Let us know in the comments below.