Date: 31st July 2018 at 2:01pm
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So here we are, only four more working days until the 2018/19 Sky Bet League 1 season begins.

We take a look at the incomings and outgoings in League 1 and try to predict the final table come May – we are very rarely right so don’t get putting your money on it!

Our predictions are in brackets.

AFC Wimbledon (22nd)

IN – Scott Wagstaff, Anthony Wordsworth, Tennai Watson, Tom King, James Hanson, Terell Thomas, Mitch Pinnock

OUT – Paul Robinson, Lloyd Sam, Dean Parrett, Barry Fuller, George Francombe, Jayden Antwi, Lyle Taylor, Callum Kennedy, Seth Owen, Darius Charles

Accrington Stanley (23rd)

IN – Sam Finley, Piero Mingoia, Will Wood, Niall Watson

OUT – Akeel Francis, Mekhi Mcleod, Aaron Chapman

Barnsley (2nd)

IN  – Kenny Dougall

OUT – Stevie Mallan, Andy Yiadom, Bradley Ash, Matty Pearson, Christoph Knasmuller, Adam Hammill, Matt Mills, Nick Townsend

Blackpool (11th)

IN – Marc Bola, Mark Howard, Harry Pritchard, Chris Taylor, John O’Sullivan, Jordan Thompson, Ryan Mclaughlin, Michael Nottingham, Paudie O’Connor, Ben Heneghan, Armand Ganduillet, Joe Dodoo, Joe Bunney

OUT – Jamille Matt, Will Aimson, Danny Philliskirk, Andy Taylor, Raul Correira, Jim McAllister, Colin Daniel, Kyle Vassell, Clark Robertson, Ben Williams

Bradford (6th)

IN – Anthony O’Connor, Richard O’Donnell, Thomas Isherwood, Hope Akpan, Ben Wilson, Joe Riley, Jack Payne, Sherwin Seedorf, Sean Scannell, Josh Wright, Connor Wood, George Miller

OUT – Lukas Raeder, Nicky Law, Colin Doyle, Tony Mcmahon, Joel Grodowski, Timothee Dieng, Dominic Poleon, Romaine Vincelot

Bristol Rovers (14th)

IN – Theo Widdrington, Gavin Reilly, Sam Matthews, Ed Upson, Alex Rodman, Tareiq Holmes-Dennis

OUT – Ellis Harrison, Byron Moore, Ryan Broom, Lee Brown, Kenan Dunwald-Turan

Burton (21st)

IN – Scott Fraser, David Templeton

OUT – Tomas Egert, Tom Naylor, Marcus Dinanga, Hope Akpan, Tom Flanagan, Stephen Warnock, Shaun Barker

Charlton (9th)

IN – Darren Pratley, Lyle Taylor

OUT – Ezri Konsa, Brandan Hanlan, Ahmed Kashi, Harry Lennon, Johnnie Jackson

Coventry (10th)

IN – Junior Brown, Brandon Mason, Abu Ogogo, Jonson Clarke-Harris, Zain Westbrook, Dujon Sterling, Reis Allassani, Morgan Williams

OUT – Marc McNulty, Devon Kelly-Evans, Chris Stokes, Ryan Haynes, Kyel Reid, Bilal Sayoud

Doncaster (19th)

IN – Tom Anderson, Ali Crawford, Mallik Wilks, Matt Watters

OUT – Andy Williams, Cedric Evina, Reece Fielding, Craig Alcock, Matthieu Baudry, Tyler Walker

Fleetwood (13th)

IN – Eddie Clarke, James Wallace, Chris Long, Craig Morgan, Jason Holt, Ched Evans, Tommy Spurr

OUT – George Glendon, Chris Neal, Markus Shwarbl, Ricardo Kip, Victor Nirenold, Nathan Pond, Alex Reid

Gillingham (18th)

IN – Barry Fuller, Dean Parrett, Regan Charles-Cook, Brandon Hanlan, Callum Reilly, Josh Rees

OUT – Rhys Murphy, Jake Hessenthaler, Gregory Cundle, Lee Martin, Scott Wagstaff, Aaron Morris, Ben Nugent

Luton (15th)

IN – Sonny Bradley, Andrew Shinnie, Jorge Grant, Matty Pearson

OUT – Kavan Cotter, Scott Cuthbert, Johnny Mullin, Jordan Cook, Olly Lee

Oxford (7th)

IN – Tony McMahon, Jamie Mackie, Armani Little, Cameron Norman, Gavin Whyte, Luke Garbutt, Samir Carruthers

OUT – Ryan Ledson, Ricardinho, Josh Ashby, Aaron Martin, Joe Rothwell, Kane Hemmings, Mike Williamson, Wes Thomas, James Roberts

Peterborough (5th)

IN – Aaron Chapman, Rhys Bennett, Adam King, Colin Daniel, Matt Godden, Siriki Dembele, Josh Yorwerth, Alex Woodyard, Louis Reed, Tyler Denton, Isaac Buckley-Ricketts, Mark O’Hara, Jason Naismith, Jason Cummings

OUT – Jack Marriott, Gwion Edwards, Jack Baldwin, Callum Chettle, Brad Inman, Michael Doughty, Alex Penny, Ricky Miller, Danny Lloyd, Andrew Hughes,  Junior Morais, Chris Forrester, Liam Shephard, Steven Taylor

Plymouth (12th)

IN – Scott Wooton, Peter Grant, Joe Riley, Calum Dyson, Niall Canavan, Tafari Moore, Harry Burgoyne, Matt Macey, Freddie Ladapo, Conor Grant, Ashley Smith-Brown

OUT – Gary Miller, Paul Paton, Nathan Blissett, Sonny Bradley, Callum Rose, Oscar Threlkeld, Luke McCormick

Portsmouth (3rd)

IN – Lee Brown, Craig MacGillivray, Louis Dennis, Tom Naylor, Anton Walkes, Ronan Curtis

OUT – Kal Naismith, Theo Widdrington, Nicke Kamamba, Jez Bedford

Rochdale (20th)

IN – Jame Finnerty, Jordan Williams, Brad Inman, David Perkins, Aaron Wilbraham, Stephen Dooley

OUT – Reece Brown, Keith Keane, Steve Davies, Niall Canavan, Mark Kitching

Scunthorpe (4th)

IN – Olofela Olomola, James Horsfield, Jon Flatt, Stephen Humphrys, Cameron Borthwick-Jackson, Andy Dales

OUT – Connor Townsend, Neal Bishop, Jonny Margetts, Tom Hopper, Andrew Crofts, Hakeeb Adelakun, Sam Mantom, Murray Wallace, Luke Williams

Shrewsbury (17th)

IN – Doug Loft, Alex Gillied, Steve Arnold, Joel Coleman, Aaron Almadi-Holloway, Josh Laurent, Kieran Kennedy, Ryan Haynes, Charlie Colkett

OUT – Abu Ogogo, Joe Riley, Junior Brown, Shaun Rowley, Craig MacGillivray, Alex Rodman

Southend (8th)

IN – Tom Hopper, Timothee Dieng, Luke Hyam, Sam Barratt, Sam Mantom, Harry Lennon

OUT – Jermaine McGlashan, Nico Cotton, Anthony Wordsworth, Freddie Ladapo, Michael Timlin, Josh Wright, Marc Antoine-Fortune

Sunderland (1st)

IN – Jack Baldwin, Glenn Loovens, Alim Ozturk, Tom Flanagan, Reece James, Dylan McGeouch, Jon McLaughlin, Chris Maguire, Jerome Sinclair, Luke O’Nien

OUT – Wahbi Khazri, Paddy McNair, Fabio Borini, Jerome Lens, Joel Asoro, John O’Shea, Marc Wilson, Billy Jones, Jason Steele, Callum McManaman, Kazenga Lua Lua, Jack Rodwell

Walsall (16th)

IN – Andy Cook, Josh Ginnelly, Zeli Ismail, Chris Dunn

OUT – Erhun Oztumer, Milan Butterfield, Mark Gillespie, Simeon Jackson, Flo Cuvelier, Reece Flanagan

Wycombe (24th)

IN – Darius Charles, Ryan Allsop, Curtis Thompson, Randell Williams

OUT – Henry Newcombe, Scott Brown, Max Muller, Luke O’Nien

So there you have it, our final league table is decided.

1. Sunderland

2. Barnsley

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3. Portsmouth

4. Scunthorpe

5. Peterborough

6. Bradford

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21.  Burton

22. AFC Wimbledon

23. Accrington Stanley

24. Wycombe

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