EFL to use points per game to determine final tables promoting Leeds and West Brom, Stevenage facing drop as League Two bid to remove relegation rejected

The English Football League has dealt a blow to Stevenage by announcing League Two’s plan to scrap relegation at the end of the 2019/20 season goes against the integrity of the competition. League Two clubs voted last week to end their campaign early due to the coronavirus pandemic, but proposed the removal of relegation as […]

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Coventry City’s rivals threaten to launch ‘epic legal battle’ if promotion is decided via EFL vote

Coventry City’s League One rivals Peterborough United have threatened to launch a “legal battle of epic proportions” if the EFL hold a vote to decide who will be promoted next week. League One and League Two football look set to be axed as early as Wednesday in a move that could see the Sky Blues […]

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EFL ‘weighted PPG’ plan that could promote Leeds United, West Brom and Coventry City explained

Coventry City would be promoted as League One as champions should the EFL impose a ‘weighted points per game’, that is certain, but who would snatch the final two promotion spots in the division? League One and League Two football look set to be axed next week – in a move that could see the […]

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QPR director issues EFL update as Coventry City fans reflect

Les Ferdinand on EFL QPR director of football Les Ferdinand doesn’t believe the EFL pyramid will follow in the footsteps of the SPFL and end the current campaign as things stand. Clubs in Scotland voted on Wednesday to bring an end to the Championship, League One and League Two campaigns, though the Premiership season still […]

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Darragh MacAnthony: EFL clubs face ‘armageddon’ if game doesn’t resume

In Depth Peterborough United chairman Darragh MacAnthony has warned that lower league clubs in England could be wiped off the football map unless matches can resume soon. The Dublin businessman and owner of League One promotion chasers Peterborough outlined what he described as ‘an armageddon scenario’ facing lower league clubs if they are unable to […]

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EFL clubs fear for future if coronavirus forces behind-closed-doors games | Football

The EFL has told the government that some clubs are afraid of going bankrupt if games have to be played behind closed doors in response to the corona virus, the Guardian understands. The league is supposed to have made it clear that while clubs recognize the importance of following all advice and putting public safety […]

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