EFL Championship playoffs 2023-2024 schedule, dates, time, fixtures, venue and live stream telecast

EFL Championship playoffs 2023-2024 schedule, dates, time, fixtures, venue and live stream telecast

We examine the schedule, dates and fixtures of the 2023-2024 EFL Championship playoffs

While the top two teams from the EFL Championship secure promotion to the Premier League automatically after completing 46 games, the teams finishing third, fourth, fifth, and sixth qualify for the playoffs. These teams engage in two-legged semi-finals, with the victors advancing to the winner-takes-all final. In the semi-final matchups, the third-placed team faces off against the sixth-placed team, while the fourth-placed team competes against the fifth-placed team.

EFL Championship playoffs 2023-2024 schedule, dates, time, fixtures, venue and live stream telecast where to watch

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2023-24 EFL Championship playoffs schedule, date, venue, matches, & qualified teams

Leicester City clinched the title and secured promotion by defeating Preston, joined by Ipswich Town, who secured promotion on the final matchday with a victory over Huddersfield Town. Meanwhile, Leeds United, alongside Southampton, West Brom, and Norwich City, will participate in the playoffs.

On Sunday, the EFL Championship playoffs will kick off with the semi-final stage, featuring the first legs. Meanwhile, the return fixtures will feature Leeds vs Norwich on May 16, and Southampton vs West Brom on May 17. Ultimately, the final will be hosted at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, May 26.

The playoffs’ seeding is determined by the teams’ league finishes this season. Leeds, finishing third in the standings, will take on Norwich, who finished in sixth place and are therefore considered the more favorable draw. Southampton, in fourth place, will challenge West Brom, who finished fifth. Leeds and Southampton will enjoy the home advantage in the second legs of their semi-finals.

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we examine the detailed schedule of the EFL Championship 2023-24:
Stage Date Time (ET) Match Venue
SF: First Leg May 12 7 a.m. Norwich City vs. Leeds United Carrow Road
9:15 a.m. West Brom vs. Southampton The Hawthorns
SF: Second Leg 16th May 3 p.m. Leeds United vs. Norwich City Elland Road
17th May 3 p.m. Southampton vs. West Brom St. Mary’s Stadium
Final May 26 TBD SF1 winner vs. SF2 winner Wembley Stadium

When And Where to Watch: live streaming & telecast

Sky Sports plans to air all Championship playoff games on its network, primarily on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football. Viewers keen on streaming the games online can access them via Sky GO. In the USA, Championship playoff games will be accessible for live streaming on ESPN+.

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