EFL League One (England)

The English Football League One (EFL League One) is the third highest division of English football, consisting of 24 teams. The team to earn the highest points over the 46 match season is the Champion and earns promotion to the EFL Championship, along with the second place team and the Play-Off winner (play-off competed for by 3rd-6th place teams), with the lowest 4 clubs relegated to the English Football League Two division.

The 2021 – 2022 champions were Wigan Athletic, winning promotion back to the EFL Championship at the first time of asking, along with Rotherham United. The play-off winners were Sunderland who defeated Wycombe Wanderers 2-0 in the Final. The four relegated teams were Gillingham, Doncaster Rovers, AFC Wimbledon and Crewe Alexandra.


2022 – 2023 EFL League One Season

The 2022-23 EFL League One season is due to begin on the 30th July 2022, with the final day of the season being the weekend of the 6th/7th May 2023. The EFL League One Play-off Final will take place on the 28th May 2023 at Wembley Stadium.

The three relegated teams from the EFL Championship are Peterborough United, Derby County and Barnsley. The four promoted teams from EFL League Two are Forest Green Rovers, Exeter City, Bristol Rovers and Port Vale.

The below 24 teams are competing in the EFL League One in the 2022-2023 season . Click on the link next to the team (where available) for a guide to visiting the stadium and city, or view the map on the bottom of this page to see where each team is located.

Accrington Stanley – Crown Ground (Capacity – 5,057)

Barnsley – Oakwell (Capacity – 23,287)

Bolton Wanderers – University of Bolton Stadium (Capacity – 28,723)

Bristol Rovers – Memorial Stadium (Capacity – 12,300)

Burton Albion – Pirelli Stadium (Capacity – 6,912)

Cambridge United – Abbey Stadium (Capacity – 8,127)

Charlton Athletic – The Valley (Capacity – 27,111)

Cheltenham Town – Whaddon Road (Capacity – 7,066)

Derby County – Pride Park Stadium (Capacity – 33,600)

Exeter City – St. James Park (Capacity – 8,696)

Fleetwood Town – Highbury Stadium (Capacity – 5,327)

Forest Green Rovers – The New Lawn (Capacity – 5,147)

Ipswich Town – Portman Road (Capacity – 30,311)

Lincoln City – Sincil Bank (Capacity – 10,120)

Milton Keynes Dons – Stadium MK (Capacity – 30,500)

Morecambe – Globe Arena (Capacity – 6,476)

Oxford United – Kassam Stadium (Capacity – 12,500)

Peterborough United – London Road Stadium (Capacity – 15,314)

Plymouth Argyle – Home Park (Capacity – 18,600)

Portsmouth – Fratton Park (Capacity – 19,669)

Port Vale – Vale Park (Capacity – 19,052)

Sheffield Wednesday – Hillsborough (Capacity – 39,752)

Shrewsbury Town – New Meadow (Capacity – 9,875)

Wycombe Wanderers – Adams Park (Capacity – 10,137)


How to buy tickets for the EFL League One

Ticketing information for all clubs competing in the EFL League One is available on the venue guides above or the individual ‘clubs’ tab on the official website by clicking here.


Further Information

EFL League One Official Website


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