# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Arsenal FC, England Arsenal FC 23 12 6 5 53:30 23 30:16
2 Brentford FC, England Brentford FC 23 12 5 6 46:37 9 29:17
3 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 23 13 2 8 50:40 10 28:18
4 Charlton Athletic, England Charlton Athletic 23 10 8 5 29:26 3 28:18
5 Middlesbrough FC, England Middlesbrough FC 23 12 3 8 46:44 2 27:19
6 Derby County, England Derby County 23 11 4 8 51:47 4 26:20
7 Huddersfield Town, England Huddersfield Town 23 9 7 7 43:31 12 25:21
8 Everton FC, England Everton FC 24 10 5 9 49:44 5 25:23
9 Portsmouth FC, England Portsmouth FC 23 9 7 7 31:33 -2 25:21
10 Manchester City, England Manchester City 23 8 8 7 47:40 7 24:22
11 Wolverhampton Wanderers, England Wolverhampton Wanderers 23 10 3 10 41:37 4 23:23
12 Stoke City, England Stoke City 24 7 9 8 36:33 3 23:25
13 Chelsea FC, England Chelsea FC 23 9 5 9 31:34 -3 23:23
14 Grimsby Town, England Grimsby Town 23 9 4 10 48:49 -1 22:24
15 Bolton Wanderers, England Bolton Wanderers 23 6 8 9 26:39 -13 20:26
16 Preston North End, England Preston North End 23 7 6 10 33:43 -10 20:26
17 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 23 6 7 10 39:46 -7 19:27
18 Leeds United, England Leeds United 23 9 1 13 37:45 -8 19:27
19 Birmingham FC, England Birmingham FC 23 6 7 10 36:43 -7 19:27
20 Sheffield Wednesday, England Sheffield Wednesday 23 5 8 10 34:37 -3 18:28
21 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 23 7 4 12 39:53 -14 18:28
22 Manchester United, England Manchester United 23 6 5 12 35:49 -14 17:29