# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Arsenal FC, England Arsenal FC 37 22 7 8 106:53 53 51:23
2 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 36 20 8 8 74:53 21 48:24
3 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 35 19 7 9 79:63 16 45:25
4 Newcastle United, England Newcastle United 36 20 5 11 62:47 15 45:27
5 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 36 18 7 11 72:59 13 43:29
6 Derby County, England Derby County 36 12 14 10 67:60 7 38:34
7 Portsmouth FC, England Portsmouth FC 36 16 6 14 67:69 -2 38:34
8 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 37 15 8 14 60:70 -10 38:36
9 Huddersfield Town, England Huddersfield Town 35 15 7 13 53:47 6 37:33
10 Leeds United, England Leeds United 36 12 13 11 51:55 -4 37:35
11 Blackburn Rovers, England Blackburn Rovers 37 13 10 14 74:88 -14 36:38
12 Sheffield United, England Sheffield United 36 13 9 14 66:73 -7 35:37
13 Everton FC, England Everton FC 35 13 8 14 71:64 7 34:36
14 Birmingham FC, England Birmingham FC 36 12 9 15 51:49 2 33:39
15 Manchester City, England Manchester City 37 14 5 18 61:60 1 33:41
16 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 36 12 9 15 70:76 -6 33:39
17 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 36 11 8 17 66:79 -13 30:42
18 Chelsea FC, England Chelsea FC 36 12 5 19 50:63 -13 29:43
19 Middlesbrough FC, England Middlesbrough FC 36 10 8 18 54:69 -15 28:44
20 Leicester City, England Leicester City 36 8 12 16 58:76 -18 28:44
21 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 36 10 8 18 68:88 -20 28:44
22 Blackpool FC, England Blackpool FC 37 12 3 22 61:80 -19 27:47