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EFL fixtures 2019/20: Luton Town kick season off with Middlesbrough clash

Luton Town won League One last season. Credit: PA

Fans across our region can start planning ahead to next season following the release of the 2019/20 Football League fixtures.

In The Championship, newly-promoted Luton Town will kick-off the domestic season with a televised clash against Middlesbrough on Friday August 2, while relegated Ipswich Town will start life in League One with an away trip to Burton Albion the following day.

Here are some of the key fixtures that your club can look forward to over the coming campaign:

Luton Town (Championship)

League One champions Luton Town will face Middlesbrough in their first game back in the Championship. Credit: PA
  • Middlesbrough (H) - August 2
  • Cardiff City (A) - August 10
  • Fulham (H) - December 26
  • Millwall (A) - January 1
  • Blackburn Rovers (H) - May 2
  • Full Luton Town fixture list

Ipswich Town (League One)

Ipswich Town will be playing in the third tier for the first time since 1957. Credit: PA
  • Burton Albion (A) - August 3
  • Sunderland (H) - August 10
  • Gillingham (H) - December 26
  • Wycombe Wanderers (A) - January 1
  • MK Dons (H) - May 3
  • Full Ipswich Town fixture list

Peterborough United (League One)

Peterborough United will be among the promotion favourites. Credit: PA
  • Fleetwood Town (H) - August 3
  • Oxford United (A) - August 10
  • Doncaster Rovers (H) - December 26
  • Lincoln City (A) - January 1
  • Tranmere Rovers (H) - May 3
  • Full Peterborough United fixture list

MK Dons (League One)

MK Dons won promotion from League Two last season. Credit: PA
  • Bury (A) - August 3
  • Shrewsbury Town (H) - August 10
  • Southend United (A) - December 26
  • Bristol Rovers (H) - January 1
  • Ipswich Town (A) - May 3
  • Full MK Dons fixture list

Southend United (League One)

Kevin Bond will be hoping Southend United won't be involved in another relegation battle. Credit: PA
  • Coventry City (A) - August 3
  • Blackpool (H) - August 10
  • MK Dons (H) - December 26
  • AFC Wimbledon (A) - January 1
  • Shrewsbury Town (H) - May 3
  • Full Southend United fixture list

Colchester United (League Two)

Colchester United just missed out on the play-offs under John McGreal last season. Credit: PA
  • Port Vale (H) - August 3
  • Plymouth Argyle (A) - August 10
  • Leyton Orient (A) - December 26
  • Crawley Town (H) - January 1
  • Forest Green (H) - April 25
  • Full Colchester United fixture list

Stevenage (League Two)

Stevenage boss Dino Maamria will be aiming to build on last season's 10th placed finish. Credit: PA
  • Salford City (A) - August 3
  • Exeter City (H) - August 10
  • Forest Green Rovers (H) - December 26
  • Northampton Town (A) - January 1
  • Carlisle United (A) - April 25
  • Full Stevenage fixture list

Northampton Town

Northampton Town boss Keith Curle has already added several new faces to his squad ahead of next season. Credit: PA
  • Walsall (H) - August 3
  • Port Vale (A) - August 10
  • Crawley Town (A) - December 26
  • Stevenage (H) - January 1
  • Newport County (A) - April 25
  • Full Northampton Town fixture list

Cambridge United (League Two)

Striker Jabo Ibehre will be a key player for Cambridge United again next season. Credit: PA
  • Bradford City (A) - August 3
  • Newport County (H) - August 10
  • Swindon Town (A) - December 26
  • Mansfield Town (H) - January 1
  • Crewe Alexandra (H) - April 25
  • Full Cambridge United fixture list