6th August 2016
October 31, 2015
If you want to plan your holidays for the 2016/17 season this might help.
The Football League have confirmed the start and end dates for next season.
Season 2016/17 will commence over the weekend of Saturday 6th August 2016.
All three divisions will run through to 6th and 7th May 2017.
There will also be a full festive programme of League fixtures.
2016/17 Key Dates
Season start: The weekend of 6th August 2016.
Boxing Day fixtures – 26th December 2016.
New Year’s Eve fixtures – 31st December 2016.
New Year Bank Holiday fixtures – 2nd January 2017.
Regular season finish: The weekend of 6th May 2017.