The EFL fixtures for the new season were announced on Thursday – but what can we expect from the first round of matches?
Luis Boa Morte has been appointed assistant manager at Everton, the club have announced.
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder hailed his side’s second-half display after they ended their Championship promotion-winning season with a 2-2 draw away at Stoke.
Enda Stevens’ late equaliser earned promoted Sheffield United a final day 2-2 draw at Stoke.
Stoke will check on the fitness of Tom Edwards ahead of Sunday’s Sky Bet Championship clash with Sheffield United at the Bet365 Stadium.
Charlie Adam has confirmed he will be leaving Stoke at the end of the season.
Stoke midfielder James McClean has revealed the sickening abuse he has received in a birthday card.
Manager Neil Harris hailed Millwall’s spirit after a goalless draw with Stoke helped secure Championship football for another year.
Millwall picked up a vital point in their Sky Bet Championship survival scrap from a 0-0 home draw against Stoke.
Millwall will take on Stoke this weekend without Ben Thompson, who is expected to miss their final games of the season.
Norwich boss Daniel Farke says his players must continue to believe in themselves following their 2-2 draw at Stoke.
Norwich’s return to the Premier League remains on hold after they were held to a 2-2 draw at Stoke.
Stoke could have goalkeeper Jack Butland back in contention for the visit of Championship leaders Norwich.
Tony Pulis has paid tribute to Middlesbrough’s players for holding their nerve after a narrow 1-0 victory over Stoke earned a play-off spot once again.
Britt Assombalonga’s 14th goal of the season lifted Middlesbrough back into the Sky Bet Championship’s top six by securing a 1-0 win over Stoke at the Riverside Stadium.
Middlesbrough boss Tony Pulis is facing a defensive crisis after Daniel Ayala and Dael Fry were ruled out of Friday’s Sky Bet Championship clash with Stoke.
Rotherham boss Paul Warne felt his side should have claimed all three points, despite coming from two goals down to draw 2-2 at Stoke.
Second-half goals from Will Vaulks and Matt Crooks saw Rotherham come from two goals down to earn a battling 2-2 draw at Stoke in the Championship.
Stoke will be without suspended defender Tom Edwards for the visit of relegation battlers Rotherham.
Swansea manager Graham Potter hailed Dan James’ performance as the best he has ever seen and declared him “above the Championship” as he starred in a 3-1 win over nine-man Stoke.
Dan James produced another scintillating display as Swansea downed nine-man Stoke 3-1 in front of watching Wales manager Ryan Giggs at the Liberty Stadium.
Swansea are monitoring Wayne Routledge and Bersant Celina ahead of Tuesday’s Sky Bet Championship clash with Stoke at the Liberty Stadium.
Stoke manager Nathan Jones hailed the “scintillating” finish that ended their four-match goal drought as they ran out 1-0 winners at Blackburn.
Peter Etebo’s piledriver ended Stoke’s goal drought as they edged Blackburn 1-0.
Blackburn midfielder Corry Evans remains a doubt for the visit of Stoke.
Sheffield Wednesday boss Steve Bruce was left frustrated after George Boyd had a goal disallowed for offside but was pleased with a battling display from his side that earned a goalless draw at Stoke.
Championship play-off hopefuls Sheffield Wednesday extended their unbeaten league run to 12 games after frustrating Stoke into a 0-0 draw at the bet365 Stadium.
Stoke midfielder Sam Clucas serves the final game of his three-match suspension for the visit of Sheffield Wednesday.
Wales captain Ashley Williams has voiced his frustration at being dropped for the opening Euro 2020 qualifier against Slovakia.
Rumours have been speculating tonight that Dons defender Scott McKenna is off to Stoke.
Aberdeen have rejected a bid from Championship side Stoke City for defender Scott McKenna.
Stoke manager Paul Lambert insists their battle to avoid relegation will not be distracted by yet another unwanted disciplinary problem.