The promoted teams in Europe’s top 5 are doing their best to remain at the top level of their football league system.
Players and fans of Granada, Osasuna, and Mallorca are hoping to become a regular in the Spanish La Liga.
Those of Sheffield United, Aston Villa, and Norwich City are chasing to extend their stay in the English Premier League.
FC Koln, Union Berlin, and Paderborn would like the keep their status as a German Bundesliga team.
In the Italian Serie A; Hellas Verona, Leece, and Brescia are the teams that don’t want to make a quick return down to Serie B.
But in the French Ligue 1, both Brest and Metz have successfully avoided relegation to Ligue 2.
Recently promoted clubs in the English Premier League
Aston Villa and Norwich City are fighting to avoid a quick return to the Championship, while Sheffield United is chasing the opportunity to play in the Champions League.
Sheffield United – 43 points from 11 wins, 10 draws, 7 defeats in 28 matches.
Sheffield United are currently 7th in the league and touching distance from securing Champions League in the coming season.
They’re already in position for the second round qualifying for next season’s UEFA Europa League.
Norwich City – Their best finish in the league since matchday 8 has been 19th place. – 5 wins, 18 defeats from 29 matches has left Norwich City at the bottom of the league table on 21 points.
Aston Villa – 7 wins and 17 defeats from 28 matches has Aston Villa in the relegation zone above their Norwich City.
Recently Promoted Clubs in the Spanish La Liga
A ‘2-0’ defeat at the Santiago Bernabeu against Real Madrid wasn’t a bad way for Osasuna to end their unbeaten run at the start of the season.
They kicked off their season with a 0-1 away win at Leganes, and went unbeaten in their opening 5 matches by picking up a point from four consecutive draws that included a (2-2) home draw against Barcelona on matchday three.
Osausna are currently leading the bottom half of the league table with 34 points from 27 matches. (8 wins|10 draws|9 losses).
At the end of matchday 10, newly-promoted Granada was temporarily 1st in the La Liga standings.
Granada are in the top half of the league table at 9th. – 11 wins and 11 defeats from 27 matches.
6 wins in their first 10 matches and taking 20 points from a possible 30.
2 wins from the following 10 matches; taking 7 points from a possible 30
Mallorca are fighting to stay up.
They’ve hovered around and in the relegation zone for the last 17 rounds and have been in the relegation zone for the last 5 rounds.
7 wins, 4 draws, and 16 defeats from 27 matches, Mallorca is a point away from safety but has a tough schedule ahead.
Recently Promoted Teams in the German Bundesliga
All three are in the bottom half of the league standings but it is Paderborn who are knocking on the door to return to the second division.
32 points from 10 wins and 13 defeats in 25 matches.
At the end of the 14th round, FC Koln was at the bottom of the German Bundesliga standings after 2 wins and 10 defeats in their opening 14 league matches.
They are currently 10th after 8 wins and 3 defeats in the last 11 rounds of the season.
16 points in 25 matches. 4 wins and 17 defeats.
At the bare bottom of the league standings, Paderborn has resided in the relegation zone since the end of the fourth round.
Lost 8 of their fist 10 league matches and are currently on a new streak of 4 defeats.
Highlighted result in the season so far –
Borussia Dortmund 3-3 Paderborn
30 points from 25 matches. 9 wins and 13 defeats.
Union Berlin sit 11th in the league standings.
Highlighted result in the season so far –
Union Berlin 3-1 Borussia Dortmund
Union Berlin 2-0 Borussia Monchengladbach
Recently Promoted clubs in the French Ligue 1
With the 2019/20 French Ligue 1 cancelled, the two promoted teams are staying up.
Occupying 14th and 15 respectively, Brest and Metz have identical records after 28 rounds of the 2019/20 Ligue 1 season. – 8 wins, 10 draws, 10 defeats and 34 points accumulated.
A (-3) goal-difference for Brest and a (-8) goal-difference for Metz is what is seperate the two sides.
October 5, 2019
Brest 2-0 Metz
Recently promoted clubs in the Italian Serie A
Since the 9th round of the season, Brescia have remained in the relegation zone. They are currently at the bottom of the league table after 26 matches on 16 points – 4 wins and 4 draws with 18 defeats.
Dwelling in the relegation zone on 25 points from 26 matches.
6 wins, 7 draws, and 13 defeats.
Holding Juventus to a ‘1-1’ draw at home, beating Napoli in Naples, and getting a point at home against Inter Milan are the highlighted results of their season.
The best performing of the newly promoted sides.
8th in the standings – 35 points from 25 matches. 9 1ins 8 draws and losses.
Highlighted result – beating Juventus ‘2-1’ at home.