Key EFL dates for 2019-20

9th May 2019

The EFL has confirmed the key dates for the upcoming 2019-20 season as well as the date when fixtures for the new campaign will be released.

Swans' fans will discover how the season will unfold when the full list of fixtures for next season are confirmed at 9am on Thursday, June 20 and you'll be able to get all the info you need right here on

The season will get under way on the first weekend of August, with a Friday night fixture kicking matters off on August 2 before the rest of the Championship follows suit on Saturday, August 3.

The Championship play-off final, meanwhile, has been scheduled for Monday, May 25.

A full list of the key dates ahead of the 2019/20 EFL season can be found below:

Fixture Release Date – Thursday, June 20 2019, 9am

Start Date – Saturday, August 3 2019 (with a likely live game on Friday 2 August)

Carabao Cup Round One – w/c August 12 2019

Carabao Cup Final – Sunday, March 1 2020

EFL Trophy Round One – w/c September 2 2019

EFL Trophy Final – Sunday, April 5 2020

League Two Play-Off Final – Saturday, May 16 2020

League One Play-Off Final – Sunday, May 24 2020

Championship Play-Off Final – Monday, May 25 2020