Crawley will start their League Two season at home to Bradford City.

The Bantams, who reached the play-offs term, visit Broadfield on Saturday, August 5.

EFL fixtures were announced this morning.

Promoted Wrexham visit the Reds on October 7.

There is an early midweek date as Crawley hosts relegated MK Dons in what is a busy August schedule.

Boxing Day sees Reds go to Gillingham while New Year’s Day brings a home game against Swindon.

The build-up to league action includes a home friendly against Crystal Palace on Wednesday, July 19 (7.45pm).


5 Bradford City (H); 9 Carabao Cup Round One; 12 Salford City (A); 15 Milton Keynes Dons (H); 19 Gillingham (H); 26 Swindon Town (A).


2 Stockport County (A); 9 Newport County (H); 16 Tranmere Rovers (H); 23 Grimsby Town (A); 30: Sutton United (H).


3 Doncaster Rovers (A); 7 Wrexham (H); 14 Morecambe (A); 21 Crewe Alexandra (H); 24: Walsall (A); 28: Forest Green Rovers (A).


4 FA Cup Round One; 11 Accrington Stanley (H); 18 Barrow (A); 25 Harrogate Town (H); 28 Notts County (A).


9 Colchester United (A); 16 Mansfield Town (H); Wimbledon (H); 26 Gillingham (A); Milton Keynes Dons (A).


1 Swindon Town (H); 6 Bradford City (A); 13 Salford City (H); 20: Wimbledon; 27 Wrexham (A).


3 Morecambe (H); 10 Crewe Alexandra (A); 13 Walsall (H); 17 Forest Green Rovers; 24 Accrington Stanley (A).


2 Barrow (H); 9 Harrogate Town (A); 12: Notts County (H); 16 Stockport County (H); Tranmere Rovers (A); 29 Doncaster Rovers (H).


1 Newport County (A); 6 Mansfield Town (A); 13 Colchester United (H); 20 Sutton United (A); 27 Grimsby Town (H).