The key Championship play-off semi-final dates Middlesbrough, Leeds and Aston Villa fans must be aware of

The EFL have confirmed the dates for this season's Championship play-off semi-finals.

Monday, 15th April 2019, 3:09 pm
Updated Monday, 15th April 2019, 3:14 pm
Key Championship play-off dates have been confirmed
Key Championship play-off dates have been confirmed

And with a number of clubs - including Middlesbrough - still vying for a place in the top six, supporters will be keep a close eye on these dates ahead of a potential play-off push.

The semi-finals of the play-offs will be held across three dates in May - just a week after the regular Championship season finishes.

These are the key dates for the Championship play-off semi-finals:

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Championship A 1st Leg: Saturday May 11 (kick-off 12.30pm)Championship B 1st Leg: Saturday May 11 (kick-off 5.15pm)

Championship A 2nd Leg: Tuesday May 14 (kick-off 7.45pm)Championship B 2nd Leg: Wednesday May 15 (kick-off 7.45pm)

The selection for which is fixtures are A and B will be made once the Championship season is completed.

The play-off semi final matches will see the side finishing in 3rd face those who finish 6th, while 4th position will take on 5th.

The higher ranked side play at home in the second leg and, as ever, all ties will be broadcast on Sky Sports.

The Championship play-off final will then be held on Monday, May 26 (3pm kick-off)