# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 30 20 5 5 78:45 33 45:15
2 Derby County, England Derby County 30 17 7 6 68:35 33 41:19
3 Everton FC, England Everton FC 30 16 7 7 66:43 23 39:21
4 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 30 16 5 9 49:37 12 37:23
5 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 30 15 7 8 52:41 11 37:23
6 Stoke City, England Stoke City 30 15 0 15 56:47 9 30:30
7 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 30 12 5 13 44:53 -9 29:31
8 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 30 12 5 13 40:50 -10 29:31
9 Preston North End, England Preston North End 30 11 6 13 44:48 -4 28:32
10 Burnley FC, England Burnley FC 30 10 7 13 48:44 4 27:33
11 Bury FC, England Bury FC 30 12 3 15 50:54 -4 27:33
12 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 30 10 6 14 40:50 -10 26:34
13 Nottingham Forest, England Nottingham Forest 30 11 3 16 42:57 -15 25:35
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 30 10 1 19 61:65 -4 21:39
15 Small Heath Birmingham, England Small Heath Birmingham 30 8 4 18 39:79 -40 20:40
16 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 30 6 7 17 30:59 -29 19:41