2017–18 EFL League One

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EFL League One
Season 2017–18
Top goalscorer Kieffer Moore (11 goals
Biggest home win Rotherham United 5–0 Southend United
Biggest away win Northampton Town 0–6
Bristol Rovers
Longest winning run

Shrewsbury Town
(4 matches)

Blackburn Rovers
(4 matches)
Longest unbeaten run Shrewsbury Town
(15 matches)
Longest winless run Plymouth Argyle
(12 matches)
Longest losing run Oldham Athletic
(5 matches)
Highest attendance 21,403
(Bradford City 0–1 Blackburn Rovers, 19 August 2017)
Lowest attendance 2,138
(Rochdale 2–2 Northampton Town, 17 October 2017)
Average attendance 7,557
2018-19 →

The 2017–18 EFL League One (referred to as the Sky Bet League One for sponsorship reasons) is the 14th season of the Football League One under its current title and the 25th season under its current league division format.

Team changes

The following teams have changed division since the 2016–17 season.

Teams

Greater London League One football clubs
Greater Manchester League One football clubs


Team Location Stadium Capacity[1]
AFC Wimbledon London (Kingston upon Thames) Kingsmeadow 4,850
Blackburn Rovers Blackburn Ewood Park 31,367
Blackpool Blackpool Bloomfield Road 17,338
Bradford City Bradford Valley Parade 25,136
Bristol Rovers Bristol Memorial Stadium 12,300
Bury Bury Gigg Lane 11,840
Charlton Athletic London (Charlton) The Valley 27,111
Doncaster Rovers Doncaster Keepmoat Stadium 15,231
Fleetwood Town Fleetwood Highbury Stadium 5,311
Gillingham Gillingham Priestfield Stadium 11,582
Milton Keynes Dons Milton Keynes Stadium:mk 30,500
Northampton Town Northampton Sixfields Stadium 7,653
Oldham Athletic Oldham Boundary Park 13,512
Oxford United Oxford Kassam Stadium 12,500
Peterborough United Peterborough ABAX Stadium 14,084
Plymouth Argyle Plymouth Home Park 17,441
Portsmouth Portsmouth Fratton Park 21,100
Rochdale Rochdale Spotland Stadium 10,500
Rotherham United Rotherham New York Stadium 12,021
Scunthorpe United Scunthorpe Glanford Park 9,088
Shrewsbury Town Shrewsbury New Meadow 9,875
Southend United Southend Roots Hall 12,392
Walsall Walsall Bescot Stadium 11,300
Wigan Athletic Wigan DW Stadium 25,133

Managerial changes

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
Wigan Athletic England Barrow, GrahamGraham Barrow Mutual consent 30 May 2017[2] Pre-season England Paul Cook 31 May 2017[3]
Portsmouth England Paul Cook Signed by Wigan Athletic 31 May 2017[4] Wales Kenny Jackett 2 June 2017[5]
Oxford United England Appleton, MichaelMichael Appleton Signed by Leicester City as assistant manager 20 June 2017[6] Spain Clotet, PepPep Clotet 1 July 2017[7]
Northampton Town England Edinburgh, JustinJustin Edinburgh Sacked 31 August 2017[8] 24th Netherlands Floyd Hasselbaink, JimmyJimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 4 September 2017[9]
Oldham Athletic Republic of Ireland Sheridan, JohnJohn Sheridan Mutual consent 25 September 2017[10] England Wellens, RichieRichie Wellens 18 October 2017[11]
Gillingham England Pennock, AdrianAdrian Pennock 25 September 2017[12] 22nd Wales Lovell, SteveSteve Lovell 16 November 2017[13]
Bury England Lee Clark Sacked 30 October 2017[14] 23rd

League table

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Shrewsbury Town 17 12 4 1 26 11 +15 40 Promotion to the EFL Championship
2 Wigan Athletic 17 11 3 3 30 11 +19 36
3 Bradford City 18 10 3 5 27 20 +7 33 Qualification for the League One play-offs[a]
4 Scunthorpe United 18 9 5 4 22 13 +9 32
5 Charlton Athletic 16 9 4 3 25 18 +7 31
6 Blackburn Rovers 16 8 4 4 24 12 +12 28
7 Oxford United 18 7 5 6 31 22 +9 26
8 Rotherham United 18 8 2 8 31 25 +6 26
9 Fleetwood Town 18 7 5 6 27 26 +1 26
10 Portsmouth 18 8 2 8 23 22 +1 26
11 Peterborough United 17 7 4 6 27 24 +3 25
12 Blackpool 17 7 4 6 23 22 +1 25
13 Milton Keynes Dons 18 6 5 7 20 26 −6 23
14 Southend United 17 6 5 6 20 27 −7 23
15 Oldham Athletic 17 6 3 8 30 36 −6 21
16 Bristol Rovers 18 7 0 11 26 33 −7 21
17 Doncaster Rovers 18 5 5 8 19 21 −2 20
18 Walsall 17 4 7 6 21 25 −4 19
19 AFC Wimbledon 18 5 4 9 14 20 −6 19
20 Gillingham 18 4 6 8 14 21 −7 18
21 Northampton Town 18 5 3 10 15 30 −15 18 Relegation to EFL League Two
22 Rochdale 17 3 8 6 17 22 −5 17
23 Plymouth Argyle 18 3 5 10 13 28 −15 14
24 Bury 18 3 4 11 18 28 −10 13
Updated to match(es) played on 18 November 2017. Source: BBC Sport
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored
Notes:
  1. ^ Four teams play for one spot and promotion to the EFL Championship.

Results table

Home ╲ Away WIM BLB BLP BRA BRR Bury CHA DON FLE GIL MKD NOR OLD OXF PET PLY POR ROC ROT SCU SHR STD WAL WIG
AFC Wimbledon 2–0 1–1 0–2 2–2 0–1 0–2 0–0 3–1 0–1
Blackburn Rovers 0–1 1–3 2–2 1–0 4–1 1–1 3–0 2–0
Blackpool 1–0 2–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 3–1 2–3 0–0 1–3
Bradford City 0–1 2–1 3–1 0–1 2–0 0–3 1–1 0–1 1–0 1–2
Bristol Rovers 1–3 3–1 3–1 2–0 2–3 0–1 1–4 2–1 2–1
Bury 0–3 3–1 2–3 0–1 0–2 3–0 0–0 0–1 1–0 1–0
Charlton Athletic 1–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 2–2 4–1 2–1 2–1 0–3
Doncaster Rovers 3–3 0–0 0–0 2–1 1–1 0–1 1–2 4–1 0–3
Fleetwood Town 2–0 3–2 1–3 0–0 2–2 2–0 2–2 2–0 2–4
Gillingham 0–1 1–1 1–0 1–2 0–1 0–0 1–2 3–3 1–1
Milton Keynes Dons 1–4 1–0 1–0 0–0 4–4 1–1 3–2 1–1 1–1 0–1
Northampton Town 0–1 1–0 0–1 0–6 1–0 0–1 1–4 3–1 0–3
Oldham Athletic 0–0 1–0 2–1 3–4 0–2 3–2 3–1 2–3 1–2 0–2
Oxford United 3–0 2–4 2–2 1–1 3–0 1–2 3–0 3–3 1–1 1–2
Peterborough United 0–1 1–3 0–1 2–0 1–4 2–1 2–1 2–1 1–0 3–2
Plymouth Argyle 1–3 2–0 0–3 1–2 0–1 2–0 0–4 1–1 0–4 1–1
Portsmouth 0–1 3–0 4–1 2–0 1–2 2–0 0–1 1–0 1–1
Rochdale 0–3 1–0 0–0 2–1 3–0 2–2 0–1 1–1
Rotherham United 3–2 0–2 1–3 1–0 5–1 2–0 1–2 5–0 5–1
Scunthorpe United 1–1 0–1 0–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 2–1 2–0 1–2
Shrewsbury Town 1–1 4–0 1–0 1–0 3–2 2–0 1–0 1–0
Southend United 1–0 2–1 2–1 1–0 2–2 1–1 1–1 0–0
Walsall 1–1 3–3 2–2 4–2 0–1 2–1 1–1 2–1 1–1 0–1
Wigan Athletic 0–0 1–2 3–0 4–1 3–0 1–0 1–0 1–1 3–0 2–0

Updated to games played on 21 November 2017.
Source: BBC Sport
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top scorers

As of 18 November 2017[15]
Rank Player Club Goals
1 England Kieffer Moore Rotherham United 13
2 Jersey Brett Pitman Portsmouth 12
3 Republic of Ireland Eoin Doyle Oldham Athletic 11
4 England Jack Marriott Peterborough United 10
5 England Jermaine Beckford Bury 8
England Devante Cole Fleetwood Town
England Charlie Wyke Bradford City
8 Wales Billy Bodin Bristol Rovers 7
Wales Craig Davies Oldham Athletic
England Tariqe Fosu Charlton Athletic
England Stefan Payne Shrewsbury Town
England Nick Powell Wigan Athletic
England Wes Thomas Oxford United
England Kyle Vassell Blackpool

References

  1. ^ "Football Ground Guide". Football Ground Guide. Retrieved 30 November 2016. 
  2. ^ "Club Statement on Graham Barrow". 
  3. ^ "Paul Cook Appointed Wigan Athletic Manager". 
  4. ^ "Cook Leaves Pompey". 
  5. ^ "Jackett Appointed Pompey Manager". 
  6. ^ "Leicester City: Michael Appleton leaves Oxford United to become Foxes assistant". BBC Sport. 20 June 2017. Retrieved 20 June 2017. 
  7. ^ "Pep Clotet becomes Oxford United Manager". 1 July 2017. Retrieved 30 June 2017. 
  8. ^ "Justin Edinburgh: Northampton Town part company with manager". BBC Sport. 31 August 2017. Retrieved 31 August 2017. 
  9. ^ "Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink: Northampton Town appoint new manager to succeed Justin Edinburg". BBC Sport. 4 September 2017. Retrieved 4 September 2017. 
  10. ^ "John Sheridan: Oldham Athletic manager leaves by mutual consent". BBC Sport. 25 September 2017. Retrieved 25 September 2017. 
  11. ^ "Richie Wellens: Oldham Athletic appoint caretaker boss as full-time manager". BBC Sport. 18 October 2017. Retrieved 18 October 2017. 
  12. ^ "Ady Pennock: Gillingham head coach leaves League One club by mutual consent". BBC Sport. 16 November 2017. Retrieved 16 November 2017. 
  13. ^ "Steve Lovell: Gillingham appoint caretaker manager until end of season". BBC Sport. 25 September 2017. Retrieved 25 September 2017. 
  14. ^ "Lee Clark: Bury sack manager after eight months in charge". BBC Sport. 30 October 2017. Retrieved 30 October 2017. 
  15. ^ "League One Top Scorers". Retrieved 28 February 2016. 
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