2014–15 Football League Two
(1st divisional title)
|Goals scored||1317 (2.39 per match)|
|Top goalscorer||Matt Tubbs (21 goals)|
|Biggest home win||
Cambridge United 5–0 Carlisle United|
(30 August 2014)
Shrewsbury Town 5–0 Bury
(21 October 2014)
|Biggest away win||
Accrington Stanley 1–5 Northampton Town|
(31 January 2015)
Cambridge United 2–6 Portsmouth
(21 February 2015)
Northampton Town 4–5 Accrington Stanley|
(20 September 2014)
|Longest winning run||
|Longest unbeaten run||
|Longest winless run||
|Longest losing run||
Portsmouth 0–2 AFC Wimbledon
(26 December 2014)
Accrington Stanley 1–0 Burton Albion
(24 February 2015)
All statistics correct as of 2 May 2015.
The 2014–15 Football League Two (referred to as the Sky Bet League Two for sponsorship reasons) was the 11th season of the Football League Two under its current title and the 23rd season under its current league division format. The season began on 9 August 2014.
Twenty four clubs participated, eighteen of which remained in League Two having been neither promoted nor relegated at the end of the 2013–14 season. These clubs were joined by Tranmere Rovers, Carlisle United, Shrewsbury Town and Stevenage who were relegated from 2013–14 Football League One, and by Luton Town and Cambridge United who were both promoted from the 2013–14 Football Conference.
Changes from last season
To League Two
Promoted from Conference Premier
Relegated from Football League One
From League Two
Relegated to Conference Premier
Promoted to Football League One
Stadia and locations
|Team||Outgoing manager||Manner of departure||Date of vacancy||Position in table||Incoming manager||Date of appointment|
|Shrewsbury Town||Jackson, MichaelMichael Jackson||Appointed as Assistant Manager||12 May 2014||Pre-season||Mellon, MickyMicky Mellon||12 May 2014|
|Oxford United||Waddock, GaryGary Waddock||Sacked||4 July 2014||Pre-season||Appleton, MichaelMichael Appleton||4 July 2014|
|Carlisle United||Kavanagh, GrahamGraham Kavanagh||1 September 2014||22nd||Curle, KeithKeith Curle||19 September 2014|
|Accrington Stanley||Beattie, JamesJames Beattie||Mutual consent||12 September 2014||21st||Coleman, JohnJohn Coleman||18 September 2014|
|Hartlepool United||Cooper, ColinColin Cooper||Resigned||4 October 2014||24th||Murray, PaulPaul Murray||23 October 2014|
|Tranmere Rovers||Edwards, RobertRobert Edwards||Sacked||13 October 2014||24th||Adams, MickyMicky Adams||16 October 2014|
|York City||Worthington, NigelNigel Worthington||Resigned||13 October 2014||22nd||Wilcox, RussRuss Wilcox||15 October 2014|
|Burton Albion||Rowett, GaryGary Rowett||Signed by Birmingham City||27 October 2014||3rd||Hasselbaink, Jimmy FloydJimmy Floyd Hasselbaink||13 November 2014|
|Mansfield Town||Cox, PaulPaul Cox||Mutual consent||21 November 2014||19th||Murray, AdamAdam Murray||5 December 2014|
|Cheltenham Town||Yates, MarkMark Yates||Sacked||25 November 2014||18th||Buckle, PaulPaul Buckle||26 November 2014|
|Hartlepool United||Murray, PaulPaul Murray||6 December 2014||24th||Moore, RonnieRonnie Moore||16 December 2014|
|Newport County||Edinburgh, JustinJustin Edinburgh||Signed by Gillingham||7 February 2015||6th||Butcher, TerryTerry Butcher||30 April 2015|
|Cheltenham Town||Buckle, PaulPaul Buckle||Mutual consent||13 February 2015||22nd||Johnson, GaryGary Johnson||30 March 2015|
|Portsmouth||Awford, AndyAndy Awford||13 April 2015||14th||Cook, PaulPaul Cook||12 May 2015|
|Tranmere Rovers||Adams, MickyMicky Adams||19 April 2015||24th||Brabin, GaryGary Brabin||5 May 2015|
|Pos||Team||Pld||W||D||L||GF||GA||GD||Pts||Promotion, qualification or relegation|
|1||Burton Albion (C, P)||46||28||10||8||69||39||+30||94||Promotion to Football League One|
|2||Shrewsbury Town (P)||46||27||8||11||67||31||+36||89|
|4||Wycombe Wanderers||46||23||15||8||67||45||+22||84||Qualification for League Two play-offs|
|5||Southend United (O, P)||46||24||12||10||54||38||+16||84|
|14||Dagenham & Redbridge||46||17||8||21||58||59||−1||59|
|23||Cheltenham Town (R)||46||9||14||23||40||67||−27||41||Relegation to the National League|
|24||Tranmere Rovers (R)||46||9||12||25||45||67||−22||39|
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
- Four teams play for one spot and promotion to Football League One.
|4||Wycombe Wanderers||1 (6)|
|5||Southend United||1 (7)|
|Home ╲ Away||ACC||WIM||BRT||BRY||CAM||CRL||CHL||D&R||EXE||HAR||LUT||MAN||MOR||NPC||NOR||OXF||PLY||POR||SHR||STD||STE||TRA||WYC||YOR|
|Dagenham & Redbridge||4–0||4–0||1–3||1–0||2–3||4–2||3–1||1–2||2–0||0–0||2–0||0–3||0–1||0–2||0–0||2–0||0–0||1–2||1–3||0–2||0–1||0–1||2–0|
|1||Matt Tubbs||AFC Wimbledon/Portsmouth||21|
|2||Jamie Cureton||Dagenham and Redbridge||19|
|3||Reuben Reid||Plymouth Argyle||18|
|Marc Richards||Northampton Town|
|5||James Collins||Shrewsbury Town||15|
|Tom Nichols||Exeter City|
|7||Barry Corr||Southend United||14|
|Danny Hylton||Oxford United|
|10||Adebayo Akinfenwa||AFC Wimbledon||13|
|Mark Cullen||Luton Town|
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