Key dates and reaction as the Championship, League One and League Two fixtures for the 2018/19 season are released.
Sunderland will kick off the League One season when they host Charlton Athletic on August 4, live on Sky Sports at 12.30pm.
Frank Lampard's Derby will visit League Two side Oldham in the first round of the Carabao Cup.
The World Cup is in full flow but fans of the 72 Sky Bet EFL clubs across the country will have a keen eye on Thursday's fixture release.
The EFL Summer Conference 2018 is underway, with clubs expected to vote on issues including the ABBA penalty system and match programmes.
Live updates from the draw for the Carabao Cup first round in Vietnam, with the majority of Championship clubs involved.
Joe Thompson's second-half strike rescued Rochdale from relegation as Keith Hill's men survived the drop with a 1-0 win against Charlton.
Watch highlights from the final day of Sky Bet League One action as Wigan won the title, Charlton made the play-offs and Oldham were relegated.
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Rochdale will have top goalscorer Ian Henderson available as they look to secure their League One status at home to Charlton.
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The new Premier League season starts on August 11, but champions Manchester City will be in action a little earlier.
Listen to the EFL Matters podcast, as Gareth Ainsworth and Don Goodman join David Prutton.
Rochdale and Oldham will be fighting for survival on the final day of Sky Bet League One action on Saturday.
Sky Sports will be showing two crunch games from the Sky Bet EFL live as the Championship and League One seasons draw to a close.
Oxford United came from behind with two second-half penalties to beat Rochdale 2-1 and secure their League One status.
Watch highlights from Saturday's Sky Bet League One matches here...
EFL clubs are set to vote on the future of the matchday programme in June.
Full-back Ricardinho is unlikely to start again this season for Oxford, who face Rochdale in League One on Saturday.
Listen to the EFL Matters podcast, as Ali Maxwell and George Elek from the 'Not The Top 20 Podcast' join David Prutton.
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