# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 30 19 6 5 84:42 42 44:16
2 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 30 17 4 9 72:44 28 38:22
3 Derby County, England Derby County 30 16 4 10 73:62 11 36:24
4 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 30 16 2 12 69:53 16 34:26
5 Burnley FC, England Burnley FC 30 15 4 11 61:51 10 34:26
6 Everton FC, England Everton FC 30 15 3 12 90:57 33 33:27
7 Nottingham Forest, England Nottingham Forest 30 14 4 12 57:48 9 32:28
8 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 30 14 4 12 66:59 7 32:28
9 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 30 14 3 13 52:63 -11 31:29
10 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 30 13 5 12 47:61 -14 31:29
11 Stoke City, England Stoke City 30 13 3 14 65:79 -14 29:31
12 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 30 9 8 13 48:57 -9 26:34
13 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 30 10 4 16 38:52 -14 24:36
14 Preston North End, England Preston North End 30 10 3 17 44:56 -12 23:37
15 Darwen, England Darwen 30 7 5 18 37:83 -46 19:41
16 Newton Heath FC, England Newton Heath FC 30 6 2 22 36:72 -36 14:46