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Football League attendances up

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Attendances in the Sky Bet Football League rose by 136,000 or one per cent in the season just ended. However, this global figure conceals differences between the leagues.   Attendances in the Championship were down by five per cent and up by 18.4 per cent in League One.   League Two attendances increased by just under one per cent.

However, the Championship remains the fourth best supported league in Europe.   The presence of Wolves may have boosted League 1 figures, while Yeovil will have pulled down the Championship average.