Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images
20dMark Ogden

Sources: Championship to return before Prem

Football in England could return as early as June 6, with the EFL close to finalising the restart of the Championship, sources have told ESPN.

Could EFL teams really boycott games if the leagues return? (2:15)
Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images
197dAssociated Press

Arrest at League One match for anti-gay abuse

A footballer in England's third tier reported being subjected to anti-gay abuse from the stands, leading to police making one arrest.

Photo by Steven Paston/PA Images via Getty Images

English games reporting hate crimes spikes 47%

The number of football matches in England and Wales where hate crime incidents were reported increased by 47% in the 2018-19 season.

Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Bury can't appeal expel decision - EFL chair

EFL Executive Chair Debbie Jevans said on Wednesday said Bury cannot appeal the decision to expel the club due to their financial troubles.

Andrew Kearns -- CameraSport via Getty Images
281dMark Ogden

Bolton face Tuesday deadline to avoid liquidation

Bolton Wanderers face expulsion from the EFL and liquidation by the end of this week, following the collapse of a proposed takeover of the club.

Richard Martin-Roberts - CameraSport via Getty Images

Fleetwood boss Barton charged with ABH

Fleetwood Town manager Joey Barton has been charged with actual bodily harm over an incident at Barnsley after a match in April.

Last-gasp goal wins Charlton Championship promotion (2:04)
Charlton howler gifts Sunderland early lead (0:43)
Mark Kerton/EMPICS/PA Images via Getty Images

Police arrest man after Fratton Park bomb threats

A 22-year-old man has been arrested after making bomb threats on Twitter ahead of Thursday night's League One playoff fixture between Portsmouth and

Richard Martin-Roberts - CameraSport via Getty Images
1yAssociated Press

Police probe alleged Barton assault on rival boss

Police were investigating an alleged incident involving Fleetwood boss Joey Barton after he was accused of assaulting Barnsley's Daniel Stendel.

L1 Ladder

Coventry City3418133+1867
Rotherham United351889+2362
Oxford United351799+2460
Fleetwood Town3516127+1360
Peterborough United3517810+2859
Wycombe Wanderers341789+559
Doncaster Rovers3415910+1854
Ipswich Town36141012+1052
Burton Albion35121211048
Bristol Rovers3512914-1145
Lincoln City3512617-242
Shrewsbury Town34101113-1141
Accrington Stanley35101015-640
Milton Keynes Dons3510718-1137
AFC Wimbledon3581116-1335
Tranmere Rovers348818-2432
Southend United354724-4619
Bolton Wanderers3451118-3914