League One is the third league in the English Football League.

Qualification and RelegationEdit

The top two teams in the league qualify for promotion to the Championship. The next four teas qualify for the Play-offs; the winner earns the third promotion place. The bottom four teams in the league are relegated to League Two.


There are 24 teams in the League One. These are:

Team Position Last Year
Brentford1st in League Two
Brighton & Hove Albion16th
Bristol Rovers11th
Charlton Athletic24th in Championship
Colchester United12th
Exeter City2nd in League Two
GillinghamLeague Two play-off winner
Hartlepool United19th
Huddersfield Town9th
Leeds United4th
Leyton Orient14th
Milton Keynes Dons3rd
Norwich City22nd in Championship
Oldham Athletic10th
Southampton23rd in Championship
Southend United8th
Stockport County18th
Swindon Town15th
Tranmere Rovers7th
Wycombe Wanderers3rd in League Two
Yeovil Town17th

The following team were promoted to the Championship at the end of last season.

Team Position Last Year
Wolverhampton Wanderers 1st
Birmingham City 19th
Burnley 5th (play-off winners)

The following teams were relegated to League Two at the end of the last season.

Team Position Last Year
Norwich City 22nd
Southampton 20th
Charlton Athletic 24th