2018 EFL League Two
play-off final
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Event2017–18 EFL League Two
Date28 May 2018
VenueWembley Stadium, London
Man of the MatchMarc McNulty
RefereeDavid Webb
Attendance50,196
2017
2019

The 2018 EFL League Two play-off Final was a football match contested between Exeter City and Coventry City. The match was played at Wembley Stadium on 28 May 2018. Coventry won 3–1 to earn promotion to the 2018–19 EFL League One. It was their first promotion for 51 years since being guided by Jimmy Hill into the 1967-68 Football League First Division.

Match

Details

28 May 2018
15:00 BST
Exeter City 1–3 Coventry City Wembley Stadium, London
Attendance: 50,196
Referee: David Webb
Edwards Goal 89' Report Willis Goal 49'
Shipley Goal 54'
Grimmer Goal 68'
Exeter City
Coventry City
GK 1 Christy Pym
RB 2 Pierce Sweeney
CB 38 Jordan Storey
CB 15 Jordan Moore-Taylor (c)
LB 3 Craig Woodman Substituted off in the 63rd minute 63'
RM 25 Jake Taylor
CM 44 Hiram Boateng Substituted off in the 73rd minute 73'
CM 6 Jordan Tillson
CM 21 Dean Moxey Substituted off in the 63rd minute 63'
LM 7 Ryan Harley
CF 11 Jayden Stockley
Substitutes:
GK 12 Paul Jones
DF 5 Troy Archibald-Henville
DF 22 Kane Wilson
MF 4 Lloyd James Substituted on in the 63rd minute 63'
FW 8 Robbie Simpson
FW 20 Matt Jay Substituted on in the 63rd minute 63'
FW 28 Kyle Edwards Substituted on in the 73rd minute 73'
Manager:
Paul Tisdale
GK 1 Lee Burge
RB 2 Jack Grimmer
CB 4 Jordan Willis
CB 15 Dominic Hyam
LB 3 Chris Stokes
RM 30 Tom Bayliss
CM 6 Liam Kelly
CM 8 Michael Doyle (c)
LM 26 Jordan Shipley Substituted off in the 73rd minute 73'
CF 10 Marc McNulty Substituted off in the 82nd minute 82'
CF 9 Maxime Biamou Substituted off in the 51st minute 51'
Substitutes:
GK 13 Liam O'Brien
DF 5 Rod McDonald
DF 39 Jordon Thompson
MF 17 Jordan Maguire-Drew
MF 32 Kyel Reid Substituted on in the 73rd minute 73'
FW 18 Jonson Clarke-Harris Substituted on in the 51st minute 51'
FW 38 Jordan Ponticelli Substituted on in the 82nd minute 82'
Manager:
Mark Robins
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