Wagner plans chat with Klopp after steering Huddersfield into Premier League

Wagner plans chat with Klopp after steering Huddersfield into Premier League

Victory against Reading in the playoff final at Wembley Stadium, dubbed the £170 million game because of its huge financial pay-off, secured Huddersfield's Premier League berth despite only just avoiding relegation this time previous year.

Both teams have had memorable campaigns but Reading's has ended in heartache, whereas Huddersfield can look forward to life in the Premier League after securing a 4-3 penalty shootout triumph after 120 goalless minutes at Wembley.

Reading had the advantage and could have put themselves is position to win the shootout until Liam Moore took his chance and clipped the bar, allowing Huddersfield back into the game.

After 45 years away, Huddersfield have fought and found their back to the Premier League.

Wagner, who took Huddersfield from 19th last season to fifth in 2016-17, felt the club's rise to the Premier League could nearly be labelled a work of fiction.

Aaron Mooy admitted he had to conquer the negative voices in his head when he stepped up to smash home a penalty that helped send Huddersfield Town into the English Premier League.

He replied: "In football you can't be sure of nothing [sic], but I still have a contract for another season".

There will be a ceremony and parade held in the town centre tonight to celebrate, and we wish the team the very best of luck for next season!

The Queens Park Rangers manager boldly stated the Terriers would drop down into League One, however they exceeded everyone's expectations by being promoted to the Premier League. "It's very hard to take", said Habsi.

"And he is one of the outstanding players we had in the season". So I told them here they had an opportunity to become legends - and they have done it.

"They will have a de-brief on Tuesday, as I understand it, but that's football I'm afraid".

Leeds will be hoping to follow in Huddersfield's footsteps by winning promotion next season, having narrowly missed out on a playoff place this term after a late season form slump.

We would pay good money to hear the "clunk" that accompanied the impact but we'll just have to make do with the fantastic visual.

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