# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 34 19 7 8 59:35 24 45:23
2 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 34 15 13 6 57:26 31 43:25
3 Notts County, England Notts County 34 18 4 12 54:46 8 40:28
4 Nottingham Forest, England Nottingham Forest 34 16 7 11 53:36 17 39:29
5 Bury FC, England Bury FC 34 16 7 11 53:37 16 39:29
6 Newcastle United, England Newcastle United 34 14 10 10 42:37 5 38:30
7 Everton FC, England Everton FC 34 16 5 13 55:42 13 37:31
8 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 34 13 10 11 52:42 10 36:32
9 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 34 12 9 13 39:47 -8 33:35
10 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 34 13 7 14 39:55 -16 33:35
11 Manchester City, England Manchester City 34 13 6 15 48:58 -10 32:36
12 Derby County, England Derby County 34 12 7 15 55:42 13 31:37
13 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 34 9 13 12 39:55 -16 31:37
14 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 34 12 7 15 35:52 -17 31:37
15 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 34 10 10 14 45:51 -6 30:38
16 Stoke City, England Stoke City 34 11 5 18 46:57 -11 27:41
17 Preston North End, England Preston North End 34 9 7 18 49:75 -26 25:43
18 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 34 7 8 19 35:62 -27 22:46