The Leeds United players took another step back to the Premiership after they beat Swansea 1-0 away in the Championship’s 43rd round.
Pablo Hernandez scored the winning goal in the 89th minute.
Three rounds before the end of the tournament, the team of Marcel Bielsa took the top of the table again, with 84 points, three more than the WBA.
Brentford is third with 78, followed by Fulham with 76, Nottingham Forest fourth with 69, and Cardiff City sixth with 64.
The first two teams will earn automatic placement in the elite class of English football, while the remaining third card will be battled over by four more.
First appeared in 2004 Leeds in the company of the top English clubs.