# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 34 19 6 9 50:35 15 44:24
2 Everton FC, England Everton FC 34 17 7 10 53:35 18 41:27
3 Newcastle United, England Newcastle United 34 14 9 11 48:34 14 37:31
4 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 34 15 6 13 52:48 4 36:32
5 Nottingham Forest, England Nottingham Forest 34 13 9 12 43:43 0 35:33
6 Derby County, England Derby County 34 13 9 12 39:41 -2 35:33
7 Bury FC, England Bury FC 34 13 8 13 44:38 6 34:34
8 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 34 13 8 13 42:40 2 34:34
9 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 34 13 8 13 48:52 -4 34:34
10 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 34 13 7 14 53:48 5 33:35
11 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 34 10 12 12 42:38 4 32:36
12 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 34 12 8 14 51:56 -5 32:36
13 Notts County, England Notts County 34 14 4 16 51:57 -6 32:36
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 34 13 6 15 46:57 -11 32:36
15 Grimsby Town, England Grimsby Town 34 13 6 15 44:60 -16 32:36
16 Stoke City, England Stoke City 34 11 9 14 45:55 -10 31:37
17 Small Heath Birmingham, England Small Heath Birmingham 34 11 8 15 47:45 2 30:38
18 Manchester City, England Manchester City 34 11 6 17 42:58 -16 28:40