# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 38 20 11 7 78:42 36 51:25
2 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 38 19 6 13 65:50 15 44:32
3 Middlesbrough FC, England Middlesbrough FC 38 19 5 14 77:60 17 43:33
4 Oldham Athletic, England Oldham Athletic 38 17 9 12 55:45 10 43:33
5 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 38 15 13 10 46:42 4 43:33
6 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 38 16 10 12 65:52 13 42:34
7 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 38 17 6 15 63:52 11 40:36
8 Chelsea FC, England Chelsea FC 38 16 7 15 46:55 -9 39:37
9 Bradford City, England Bradford City 38 12 14 12 40:40 0 38:38
10 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 38 16 5 17 63:60 3 37:39
11 Newcastle United, England Newcastle United 38 13 11 14 39:48 -9 37:39
12 Burnley FC, England Burnley FC 38 12 12 14 61:53 8 36:40
13 Manchester City, England Manchester City 38 14 8 16 51:53 -2 36:40
14 Manchester United, England Manchester United 38 15 6 17 52:62 -10 36:40
15 Everton FC, England Everton FC 38 12 11 15 46:55 -9 35:41
16 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 38 14 7 17 46:62 -16 35:41
17 Tottenham Hotspur, England Tottenham Hotspur 38 12 10 16 50:62 -12 34:42
18 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 38 13 8 17 53:70 -17 34:42
19 Preston North End, England Preston North End 38 12 6 20 52:69 -17 30:46
20 Derby County, England Derby County 38 8 11 19 55:71 -16 27:49