Derby County will be deducted 12 points after the Championship side entered administration, the English Football League (EFL) said on Wednesday.
Derby County have filed a notice to appoint administrators amid continued financial problems at the club.
Derby County manager Wayne Rooney has apologised to his family and the club after images of him at a private party appeared online last weekend.
United States goalkeeper Ethan Horvath signed with Championship side Nottingham Forest, the English club announced on Tuesday.
Derby County will retain their place in the Championship after they would not be appealing the £100,000 fine levied for accounting irregularities.
Derby County have been fined £100,000 for accounting irregularities and handed fixtures lists in both the Championship and League One.
Brentford reached the Premier League for the first time with a 2-0 win over Swansea City in the Championship playoff final on Saturday.
Swansea City moved a step closer to a return to the Premier League after beating Barnsley 2-1 on aggregate in their Championship playoff semifinal.
Brentford fought back from a goal down to beat 10-man Bournemouth 3-1 in their Championship playoff semifinal second leg on Saturday.
Charlotte's Riley McGree should be well tested by the time the 2022 MLS expansion team makes its debut, after his loan to Birmingham was extended.
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