# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 16 9 2 5 36:29 7 20:12
2 Portsmouth FC, England Portsmouth FC 16 8 4 4 26:20 6 20:12
3 Arsenal FC, England Arsenal FC 16 7 5 4 30:22 8 19:13
4 Brentford FC, England Brentford FC 16 8 3 5 31:29 2 19:13
5 Middlesbrough FC, England Middlesbrough FC 16 8 3 5 32:31 1 19:13
6 Charlton Athletic, England Charlton Athletic 17 6 7 4 22:23 -1 19:15
7 Derby County, England Derby County 16 7 3 6 38:31 7 17:15
8 Huddersfield Town, England Huddersfield Town 16 6 5 5 26:21 5 17:15
9 Stoke City, England Stoke City 16 6 5 5 27:23 4 17:15
10 Everton FC, England Everton FC 15 8 1 6 32:29 3 17:13
11 Grimsby Town, England Grimsby Town 16 8 1 7 38:33 5 17:15
12 Manchester City, England Manchester City 16 5 6 5 31:24 7 16:16
13 Preston North End, England Preston North End 16 6 4 6 22:23 -1 16:16
14 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 16 5 5 6 29:31 -2 15:17
15 Chelsea FC, England Chelsea FC 16 5 5 6 20:24 -4 15:17
16 Birmingham FC, England Birmingham FC 16 4 6 6 29:32 -3 14:18
17 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 16 3 7 6 24:26 -2 13:19
18 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 15 4 5 6 17:22 -5 13:17
19 Leeds United, England Leeds United 16 6 1 9 21:30 -9 13:19
20 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 16 5 2 9 27:28 -1 12:20
21 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 16 5 2 9 27:39 -12 12:20
22 Manchester United, England Manchester United 15 3 4 8 21:36 -15 10:20