KRKIC AGREES WITH CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM OF THE MONTH (APRIL)
Nottingham Forest are the dominant side in the Championship Team of the Month for April, as they won seven of eight matches last month. Bristol City, Huddersfield, Blackpool, Derby, Birmingham and Swansea are also represented as WhoScored.com take a look at the XI.
Goalkeeper: Brice Samba (Nottingham Forest) - 7.16 rating
Brice Samba kicks off the Championship team of the month with a WhoScored.com rating of 7.16.
Centre-back: Robert Atkinson (Bristol City) - 7.74 rating
With a rating of 7.74, Bristol City centre-back Robert Atkinson is the WhoScored.com Championship Player of the Month.
Centre-back: Marvin Ekpiteta (Blackpool) - 7.34 rating
Only two players made more clearances than Marvin Ekpiteta (34) in April with the Blackpool centre-back joining Atkinson in a three-man backline.
Centre-back: Tom Lees (Huddersfield) - 7.30 rating
The first of two Huddersfield players completes the backline.
Right midfield: Malcolm Ebiowei (Derby) - 7.46 rating
Malcolm Ebiowei was one of only 10 players to win multiple WhoScored.com Man of the Match awards in April.
Central midfield: James Garner (Nottingham Forest) - 7.64 rating
The second Nottingham Forest player in the side, James Garner had a direct hand in five goals across his eight outings last month.
Central midfield: Gary Gardner (Birmingham) - 7.37 rating
Only two players made more interceptions than Gary Gardner (17) in the Championship in April.
Left midfield: Harry Toffolo (Huddersfield) - 7.34 rating
Of the five league goals Harry Toffolo has scored this season, four came in April as the 26-year-old netted in meetings with Hull, QPR, Barnsley and Coventry.
Attacking midfield: Joel Piroe (Swansea) - 7.44 rating
The sole Swansea player in the side, Joel Piroe has proven a bargain buy for the Swans this season.
Striker: Chris Martin (Bristol City) - 7.68 rating
The second Bristol City player in the side, Chris Martin was one of only two players to earn a perfect WhoScored.com 10 rating in April.
Striker: Brennan Johnson (Nottingham Forest) - 7.52 rating
Joining Martin on the frontline, Brennan Johnson enjoyed a superb April as he returned a WhoScored.com rating of 7.52.