Do away goals count in the EFL play-offs? Championship, League One and League Two ties set to be played

The EFL play-offs take centre-stage over the next two weeks as teams across the country strive for promotion.

After a thrilling final weekend, the Championship, League One and League Two seasons are now finished and four sides in each league are set to compete in the play-offs.

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The EFL sides are dreaming of a Wembley date and promotion

All will be dreaming of a Wembley date in late May and going up the football league ladder.

But what about the semi-final ties and do away goals count?

Do away goals count in the EFL play-offs?

Unlike in European competitions, away goals do NOT count in the play-off semi-final matches.

All ties will be settled on penalty kicks if the scores at the end of extra time are still level on aggregate.

EFL Play-off fixtures

Championship play-off dates

Saturday, May 11: Aston Villa vs West Brom (12:30pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT

Saturday, May 11: Derby vs Leeds (5:15pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT

Tuesday, May 14: West Brom vs Aston Villa (8pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT

Wednesday, May 15: Leeds vs Derby (7:45pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT

Championship play-off final date

The final will be held at Wembley on Monday, May 27 with kick-off set for 3pm. It will be LIVE on talkSPORT.

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The EFL play-offs are set to be played

League One play-off dates

Saturday, May 11: Sunderland vs Portsmouth (7.30pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

Sunday, May 12: Doncaster Rovers vs Charlton Athletic (12.15pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

Thursday, May 16: Portsmouth vs Sunderland (7.45pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

Friday, May 17: Charlton Athletic vs Doncaster Rovers (7.45pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

League One play-off final date

The final will be held at Wembley on Sunday, May 26 with kick-off set for 3pm. It will be LIVE on talkSPORT.

League Two play-off dates

Thursday, May 9: Newport County vs Mansfield Town (7.45pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

Friday, May 10: Tranmere Rovers vs Forest Green Rovers (7.45pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

Sunday, May 12: Mansfield Town vs Newport County (6pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

Monday, May 13: Forest Green Rovers vs Tranmere Rovers (7.35pm) – LIVE on talkSPORT 2

League Two play-off final date

The final will be held at Wembley on Saturday, May 25 with kick-off set for 3pm. It will be LIVE on talkSPORT.

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