A spot within the Premier League is up for grabs on Wednesday, with three groups within the chase for the second computerized promotion spot from the Championship on the ultimate day of the second-tier season.
Leeds United have already secured a return to the highest flight after a 16-year absence, however West Bromwich Albion, Brentford and Fulham all have an opportunity of grabbing the runners-up spot and the profitable prize it brings.
The third promotion place is set by way of a four-team playoff, with these slots additionally to be finalised by Wednesday’s motion.
Including to the drama, all three relegation locations have but to be confirmed with Hull Metropolis, a Premier League membership three years in the past, presently backside.
West Brom are favourites to be holding a socially distanced promotion occasion, with Slaven Bilic’s facet presently occupying second place.
The Baggies know that victory at residence to 14th-placed Queens Park Rangers will assure them a return to the elite after a two-year absence.
But when the West Midlands facet slip up, then the door is open for one of many two London golf equipment to sneak in on the ultimate day.
Brentford could be again within the high flight for the primary time since 1947 in the event that they beat Barnsley at residence and West Brom fail to win.
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Ought to neither West Brom nor Brentford win then Fulham, who dropped out of the Premier League final season, could be again if they’ll win at Wigan Athletic.
The comfort for the 2 groups that miss out on Wednesday will likely be a second probability by way of the playoff.
Nottingham Forest and Cardiff Metropolis are presently fifth and sixth however should win on Wednesday to ensure of their place within the two-legged playoff semi-final, and doubtlessly the ultimate itself at Wembley on July 29.
Seventh-placed Swansea are lingering and nonetheless in with a slim probability of constructing it. A win for the Swans at Studying would solely be sufficient if Cardiff lose at residence to backside membership Hull.
Fifth-placed Forest, who’re at residence to Stoke, have the perfect purpose distinction however will likely be eager to get not less than some extent to ensure of their place.
Two-time European Cup winners Forest haven’t been within the high flight since 1999.
Seven groups nonetheless have a mathematical probability of being relegated.
Barnsley and Luton are presently within the drop-zone together with Hull, whereas Charlton Athletic, Birmingham Metropolis, Middlesbrough and Huddersfield are nonetheless not secure.
Solely three factors separate 22nd-placed Luton from Huddersfield in 18tth