The 2021 EFL Awards will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Football on Thursday 29 April between 7:30-9:00pm. The EFL Awards celebrates and recognises the continued efforts and achievements of Clubs, players and individuals during what has been an incredibly challenging season for everyone. Usually the event is held as a gala dinner, but it will be different this year.
Sky Bet Players of the Season from the Championship, League One and League Two will be revealed alongside the EA Sports Young Player of the Season and Football Manager Team of the Season. Work of Clubs and players off the pitch will also be recognised with the Your Move Community Club of the Year announced and PFA Player in the Community. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions the event will be staged differently to in previous years, with players and clubs joining presenter David Prutton virtually on Sky Sports, alongside former players and Sky Sports pundits Don Goodman and Keith Andrews.
Winners from the following award categories will be celebrated on the night:
- Sky Bet Players of the Season
- EA Sports Young Player of the Season
- Football Manager Team of the Season
- Mitre Goal of the Season
- Your Move Community Club of the Year
- PFA Player in the Community
- YouGov Sport Community Project of the Year
- LFE Apprentice of the Season
- Screwfix Moment of the Season
- Sir Tom Finney Award
- Contribution to League Football
Shortlists will be announced ahead of the Awards.