# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 38 25 4 9 86:43 43 54:22
2 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 38 19 12 7 86:52 34 50:26
3 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 38 21 7 10 75:55 20 49:27
4 Manchester United, England Manchester United 38 19 8 11 69:43 26 46:30
5 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 38 16 13 9 79:43 36 45:31
6 Manchester City, England Manchester City 38 18 8 12 53:37 16 44:32
7 Derby County, England Derby County 38 17 8 13 69:66 3 42:34
8 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 38 16 10 12 62:63 -1 42:34
9 Oldham Athletic, England Oldham Athletic 38 14 14 10 50:55 -5 42:34
10 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 38 13 12 13 57:50 7 38:38
11 Everton FC, England Everton FC 38 15 7 16 48:54 -6 37:39
12 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 38 16 5 17 61:71 -10 37:39
13 Bradford City, England Bradford City 38 12 11 15 50:60 -10 35:41
14 Newcastle United, England Newcastle United 38 13 8 17 47:47 0 34:42
15 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 38 14 6 18 56:70 -14 34:42
16 Middlesbrough FC, England Middlesbrough FC 38 11 10 17 55:69 -14 32:44
17 Tottenham Hotspur, England Tottenham Hotspur 38 12 6 20 45:72 -27 30:46
18 Chelsea FC, England Chelsea FC 38 11 6 21 51:73 -22 28:48
19 Notts County, England Notts County 38 7 9 22 28:56 -28 23:53
20 Woolwich Arsenal, England Woolwich Arsenal 38 3 12 23 26:74 -48 18:58