With Coca-Cola ending their relationship with the Football League at the end of June, we'll see a new cash injection from major energy outlet npower, who currently have a large association with English test cricket.
With the new fixtures just 9 days away, MillersMAD has compiled the list of the key dates which you might want to take a note of ahead of the big kick off.
June 16th - Carling Cup first round draw (regionalised)
June 17th - release of the new Football League fixtures at 9am prompt
August 7th - the new season opening games
WC August 9th - Carling Cup first round ties played
WC August 30th - Johnstone's Paint Trophy first round ties played
Christmas and New Year dates to be confirmed.
February 27th - Carling Cup final (Wembley)
April 3rd - Johnstone's Paint Trophy final
May 7th - Final day league fixtures (League One and Two)
May 8th - final day league fixtures (Championship)