When are the Championship play-off semi-finals and final?

Huddersfield Town won last season's Championship play-off final.
Huddersfield Town won last season's Championship play-off final.

Preston North End closed to within three points of the play-offs thanks to victory over QPR on Saturday.

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Now they host Norwich at Deepdale on Saturday with a potential place in the top six firmly on the agenda after back-to-back wins.

Alex Neil’s men then travel to Sheffield United, also in the play-off hunt, on April 28 before being at home to Burton on the final day on May 6.

Should they make the end-of-season shoot-out, the EFL have confirmed the key dates as sides battle it out for a place in the Premier League.

Friday, May 11: Championship A semi-final first leg – 7:45pm

Saturday, May 12: Championship B semi-final first leg – 5:15pm

Monday, May 14: Championship A semi-final second leg – 7:45pm

Tuesday, May 15: Championship B semi-final second leg – 7:45pm

Saturday, May 26: Championship final – 5pm