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 2020 – 2021 champions were Hull City, winning promotion back to the EFL Championship at the first time of asking, along with Peterborough United. The play-off winners were Blackpool who defeated Lincoln City 2-1 in the Final. The four relegated teams were Rochdale, Northampton Town, Swindon Town and Bristol Rovers.


2021 – 2022 EFL League One Season

The 2021-22 EFL League One season is due to begin on the 7th August 2021, with the final day of the season being the weekend of the 30th April 2022. The EFL League One Play-off Final will take place on the 21st May 2022 at Wembley Stadium.

The three relegated teams from the EFL Championship are Wycombe Wanderers, Rotherham United and Sheffield Wednesday. The four promoted teams from EFL League Two are Swindon Town, Crewe Alexandra, Plymouth Argyle and Northampton Town.

The below 24 teams are competing in the EFL League One in the 2021-2022 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)

AFC Wimbledon – Plough Lane (Capacity – 9,300)

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

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)

Crewe Alexandra – Gresty Road (Capacity – 10,180)

Doncaster Rovers – Keepmoat Stadium (Capacity – 15,231)

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

Gillingham – Priestfield Stadium (Capacity – 11,582)

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)

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

Portsmouth – Fratton Park (Capacity – 19,669)

Rotherham United – New York Stadium (Capacity – 12,021)

Sheffield Wednesday – Hillsborough (Capacity – 39,752)

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

Sunderland – Stadium of Light (Capacity – 48,707)

Wigan Athletic – DW Stadium (Capacity – 25,133)

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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