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A title could be won, two promotions secured and two more relegations sealed on Tuesday night in the Sky Bet EFL.

Here we tell you about the crucial matches played across the Championship, League One and League Two.

Sky Bet Championship

tuesday 26 april

Barnsley v Blackpool (7:45 p.m.)Sky Sports Live Football Red Button
Fulham v Nottingham Forest (7:45 p.m.)Live on Sky Sports Football
Swansea v Bournemouth (7.45pm)

Tuesday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday April 27

Middlesbrough v Cardiff (7:45 p.m.)Live on Sky Sports Football

Wednesday April 27 7:30 p.m.


Kick off 7:45 p.m.


How’s it going

What has already been decided?

Easter Monday, Wayne Rooney’s Derby were relegated to third place for the first time since 1986, after a narrow 1-0 loss to QPR.

Fulham sealed an immediate return to the Premier League on Tuesday April 19, when Aleksandar Mitrovic hit the 40-goal mark in a comprehensive 3-0 home win over Preston.

Three days later, Barnsley were relegated to Sky Bet League One after losing 2-1 to Huddersfield at the John Smith Stadium, a result which led to the end of Poya Asbaghi’s tenure as Tykes boss by mutual consent.

Peterborough ended the relegation table on Saturday April 23, when a 1-0 loss to promotion-seeking Nottingham Forest dashed any hopes of keeping their survival bid alive.

What could happen Tuesday night?

UPS

Fulham will be champions if their result against Nottingham Forest is better than that achieved by Bournemouth in Swansea.

Nottingham Forest will reserve a place in the play-off if they manage to avoid defeat at Fulham.

Sky Bet Ligue 1

tuesday 26 april

Fleetwood v Sheffield Wednesday (7.45pm)
Portsmouth v Wigan (7:45 p.m.)
Sunderland v Rotherham (7:45 p.m.)

How’s it going

What has already been decided?

Crewe became the first team from English football’s top four divisions to be relegated after suffering a 2-0 defeat at Doncaster on Saturday April 9.

What could happen Tuesday night?

UPS

Wigan are close to promotion to the Championship but will get it on Tuesday night if they avoid defeat at Portsmouth.

Sunderland can book a place in the play-offs if they win against Rotherham, and Sheffield Wednesday lose at Fleetwood.

Stockings

Due to lower goal difference, Doncaster and FCA Wimbledon are both set to be relegated. Neither will play on Tuesday night but will have their relegations confirmed if Fleetwood avoid defeat at Sheffield on Wednesday.

Sky Bet League Two

tuesday 26 april

How’s it going

What has already been decided?

Good Friday, scunthorpe were relegated from the Sky Bet EFL after 72, following a 3-0 loss to Leyton Orient at the Breyer Group Stadium.

Oldham joined them on Saturday April 23, becoming the first former Premier League club to move to the non-League after losing 2-1 to Salford, in a game which ended behind closed doors after protesting Latics supporters interrupted the game after 79 minutes.

Earlier today a goalless draw against Bristol Rovers at Memorial Stadium saw green forest promoted to Sky Bet League One for the first time in their history.

What could happen Tuesday night?

UPS

Exeter will be promoted if they beat Barrow.