The key moments in the League One promotion race

League One promotion race: How Sunderland, Portsmouth, Luton and Barnsley could see their hopes change this weekend

Sunderland will continue their push for promotion this weekend, but what will their rivals be up to?

We take a look at the key moments that could unfold over the weekend as the promotion rivals continue to do battle. Scroll down and click through the pages to see what the Black Cats' competitors will be up to:

Both of these sides are still well in the promotion mix and, while the play-offs look likely for the pair, a push towards the top two can't be ruled out. This could be an interesting one...

1. Game of the weekend: Doncaster Rovers v Charlton

Both of these sides are still well in the promotion mix and, while the play-offs look likely for the pair, a push towards the top two can't be ruled out. This could be an interesting one...
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They will have to do without manager Lee Bowyer on the sidelines, with the former Newcastle midfielder facing a three-game touchline ban after being found guilty of verbally assaulting a referee.

2. There's a big blow for the Addicks, though

They will have to do without manager Lee Bowyer on the sidelines, with the former Newcastle midfielder facing a three-game touchline ban after being found guilty of verbally assaulting a referee.
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Liverpool loanee Herbie Kane, who has been in inspired form for Rovers, is rated as 50/50 ahead of the battle of the promotion contenders at the Keepmoat Stadium

3. Doncaster could be missing a key man too

Liverpool loanee Herbie Kane, who has been in inspired form for Rovers, is rated as 50/50 ahead of the battle of the promotion contenders at the Keepmoat Stadium
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Luton Town - who are five points clear at the League One summit - will face struggling Rochdale at home this weekend. Both sides will be desperate for points for different reasons.

4. Who are the league leaders facing?

Luton Town - who are five points clear at the League One summit - will face struggling Rochdale at home this weekend. Both sides will be desperate for points for different reasons.
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