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How do the playoffs work in League 2?

How do the playoffs work in League 2?

As of 2021, the play-offs comprise two semi-finals, where the team finishing fourth plays the team finishing seventh, and the team finishing fifth plays the team finishing sixth, each conducted as a two-legged tie. The winners of the semi-finals progress to the final which is contested at Wembley Stadium.

Who gets promoted League 2?

Teams promoted from League Two

Season Winner Promoted via play-off
2017–18 Accrington Stanley Coventry City
2018–19 Lincoln City Tranmere Rovers
2019–20 Swindon Town (2nd titles) Northampton Town
2020–21 Cheltenham Town Morecambe FC

How many games are played in League 2?

2020–21 EFL League Two

Season 2020–21
Matches played 552
Goals scored 1,303 (2.36 per match)
Top goalscorer Paul Mullin (32 goals)
Biggest home win Tranmere Rovers 5–0 Grimsby Town (21 November 2020) Exeter City 6–1 Colchester United (24 November 2020) Exeter City 5–0 Tranmere Rovers (12 December 2020)

Do playoffs go to extra time?

These teams meet in a series of play-off matches to determine the final team that will be promoted. If the aggregate score is level at the end of the 90 minutes of the second leg, then an additional 30 minutes of extra time is played to try to create a winning team.

What is the smallest stadium in League 2?

Peninsula Stadium
Peninsula Stadium EFL newcomers Salford City have the smallest ground in League Two after earning promotion from the National League. Better known as Moor Lane, the Peninsula Stadium is just five miles up the road from Old Trafford with seating for 2,240 and a total capacity of just over 5,100.

Who got promoted and relegated in England?


Pos Team v t e Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Fulham Promotion to the Premier League
2 Bournemouth
3 Blackburn Rovers Qualification for Championship play-offs
4 Queens Park Rangers

Where can I find the 2021-22 UK and European football schedule?

Groundhopper Guides put together the 2021-22 UK and European football schedule in a handy printable format. Here is the English and European football schedule for the 2021-22 season. It shows schedules for the Premier League, Football League, FA Cup, League Cup, Champions League, Europa League, Europa Conference League, and international breaks.

Where can I watch the English Football League playoffs?

Viewers in the U.S. can watch all the English Football League playoffs on ESPN+. UK viewers can watch all the playoffs on Sky Sports, and Canadians can catch all the action on DAZN.

Which teams were promoted to the EFL Championship in 2021-22?

Hull City (as champions) and Peterborough United were promoted to the 2021-22 EFL Championship. The playoffs for the last spot were contested by teams 3-6 in the table: Here are the results of the League One playoffs. May 21: Blackpool 3-3 Oxford United.

What were the results of the League One playoffs?

Here are the results of the League One playoffs. May 21: Blackpool 3-3 Oxford United. Blackpool advance to the Final, 6-3 on aggregate. May 22: Sunderland 2-1 Lincoln City. Lincoln City advance, 3-2 on aggregate. May 30: League One Final at Wembley Stadium.

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