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KEY DATES CONFIRMED FOR 2018/19 CAMPAIGN

7 May 2018

As the regular season in the Sky Bet EFL reaches its conclusion, thoughts will naturally begin to turn to the new campaign in 2018/2019.

It has been confirmed that the official fixture schedule for next season will be revealed on Thursday 21 June 2018 at 9:00am.

Some of the other key dates for City supporters to keep in mind ahead of the release day in June include:

  • The opening day fixtures for the new campaign will get underway on Saturday the 4th of August 2018.
  • The First Round of the Carabao Cup will be played the week commencing the 13th of August 2018.
  • The Checkatrade Trophy gets underway during the week commencing the 3rd of September 2018.
  • The Emirates FA Cup First Round will be scheduled for the weekend of the 10th of November 2018.
  • The final day of the season looks set to take place on the 4th of May 2019.

As it stands now, the Bantams already know 19 of their 23 opponents in Sky Bet League One next season.

They are:

Accrington Stanley
AFC Wimbledon
Barnsley
Blackpool
Bristol Rovers
Burton Albion
Doncaster Rovers
Fleetwood Town
Gillingham
Luton Town
Oxford United
Peterborough United
Plymouth Argyle
Portsmouth
Rochdale
Southend United
Sunderland
Walsall
Wycombe Wanderers

The remaining four participants in next season's League One competition will come from the winner of this year's Sky Bet League Two Play-Offs and the three losing sides in the League One Play-Offs.


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