Clarets are second favourites for the title

Will the Clarets be lifting the trophy at the end of the season?
Will the Clarets be lifting the trophy at the end of the season?

Burnley have been named second favourites to win the Championship by Sky Bet, sponsors of the Football League.

The Clarets are fancied at 8/1 to claim the Football League title, as they look to win promotion back to the Premier League at the first attempt after relegation.

Derby County are also priced at 8/1, with Hull City, relegated with Burnley, favourites at 13/2 favourites.

To win promotion, Burnley are 11/4, and evens to finish as the top club in the North West, with rivals Blackburn Rovers 11/4, promoted Preston North End 4/1 and Bolton Wanderers 6/1.

Losing Play-Off Finalists Middlesbrough are 9/1 to win the title, with Play-Off Semi-Finalists Brentford, relegated QPR and Wolves all listed at 11/1.

Steve Cotterill’s Bristol City, League 1 champions, are 18/1 to win back to back titles.

Rotherham United (4/9), Charlton Athletic (4/11) and Bolton Wanderers (2/7) are favourites for the drop,