Promotion/Relegation Watch

Promotion Diaries – Milton Keynes Dons

Matchday 46. Two clubs with 76 points. One match to decide who is promoted to League One and who will have to fight their way through the playoffs. Mansfield Town had the upper hand, needing a draw or better to earn automatic promotion. The Milton Keynes Dons, on the other hand, needed to win, otherwise it was …

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Promotion Diaries – Bury F.C.

It was a one-and-done season for another club in our Promotion Diaries, as Bury will be returning to League One after a brief one season stay in League Two. The were the second club to clinch their automatic return to League One – following champion  Lincoln City – with a 1-1 draw at Tranmere Rovers in the penultimate match …

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Promotion Diaries – Barnsley F.C.

It was a one-and-done season for Barnsley, who were playing this season in League One after being relegated from the Championship after finishing 22nd last season. This season, they remained at the top of the League One table for most of the season, and – along with Luton Town – clinched a return to the Championship on …

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Promotion Diaries – Leyton Orient

One of the oldest football clubs in London will be returning to the Football League, with Leyton Orient winning the Vanarama National League this season to earn automatic promotion (they will be joined by the winner of tomorrow’s promotion playoff match between Salford City and Fylde). The O’s have had a rough stretch of football over the past few …

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Relegation Diaries – Yeovil Town

Yeovil Town was the first club to be relegated from League Two this season after failing to find a win in their penultimate match of the season. A 2-2 draw against Shrewsbury Town – combined with Macclesfield Town’s win on the same day – left Yeovil Town four points behind Macclesfield with only one match remaining. Yeovil Town’s four-year stretch …

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Relegation Diaries – Rotherham United

With one match the go, Rotherham United was the third and final club to clinch relegation from the Championship this season. With Millwall drawing earlier in the day, the Millers needed at least a point to keep their slim chances alive. They were unable to do that, losing on the road to West Bromwich Albion, …

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