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English Leagues English Leagues & Divisions

Levels 1 - 4



These are the leagues and divisions in levels 1-4 of the English football pyramid

Levels 1 to 4 are at the top of the English pyramid.

Promotion & Relegation

Premier League (level 1, 20 teams): The bottom three teams are relegated.
Football League Championship (level 2, 24 teams): Top two automatically promoted; next four compete in the playoffs, with the winner gaining the third promotion spot. The bottom three are relegated.
Football League One (level 3, 24 teams): Top two are automatically promoted; next four compete in playoffs, with the winner gaining the third promotion spot. The bottom four are relegated.
Football League Two (level 4, 24 teams): Top three teams are automatically promoted; next four compete in playoffs, with the winner gaining the fourth promotion spot. The bottom two are relegated.


  1. English Football Pyramid
  2. Clubs





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