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Games to watch out for

24 June 2018

The 2018/19 Sky Bet League One fixtures were confirmed on Thursday and here are some of the big games you might want to look out for.

Sunderland have slipped back into the third division of English football for the first time since the 1987/88 season, they won the title that year with 93 points, returning to the second division at the first time of asking.

Rovers face the Black Cats at the Keepmoat Stadium on Tuesday October 23 with a kick-off time of 7.45pm, we travel to the Stadium of Light on Good Friday in the reverse fixture to take on Jack Ross’ side, that is a 3.00pm kick-off.

South Yorkshire rivals Barnsley find themselves back in League One after being relegated from the Championship on the final day of the 2017/18 season, ending a two year stay in the division.

Rovers visit Oakwell on Saturday November 24 looking for their first win in the league since James Coppinger’s strike back in 2010, the Tykes visit the Keepmoat Stadium on Saturday March 16 in Sky Bet League One.

The Iron locked horns with Rovers on four occasions in three different competitions last season, and it has been confirmed that both sides will face each in the first round of this season’s Carabao Cup.

Nick Daws’ side make the 27 mile journey to the Keepmoat Stadium on December 15 with a 3.00pm kick-off, before Rovers make the return journey up the M18 on February 23.

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