Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Aston Villa 22 46   9 1 0 36 6   5 3 4 22 22
2 Burnley 20 38   10 0 0 31 6   2 2 6 15 27
3 Wolverhampton Wanderers 21 38   9 1 2 29 19   3 1 5 11 21
4 Blackburn Rovers 19 35   8 0 1 26 11   3 2 5 14 21
5 West Bromwich Albion 22 34   5 4 2 27 20   5 0 6 26 27
6 Nottingham Forest 19 33   6 2 2 24 9   4 1 4 16 16
7 Sunderland 19 31   7 3 1 35 13   2 1 5 12 20
8 Everton 20 30   7 1 3 49 19   2 2 5 18 22
9 Sheffield United 21 30   5 2 4 16 15   4 1 5 14 25
10 Derby County 19 27   6 1 3 32 21   2 2 5 9 21
11 Stoke 21 26   8 1 1 29 14   0 1 10 13 42
12 Bolton Wanderers 20 23   5 2 3 13 9   2 0 8 12 24
13 Preston North End 20 21   4 1 5 14 14   2 2 6 12 20
14 The Wednesday 23 19   4 2 5 21 19   0 5 7 13 34
15 Darwen 21 18   4 2 3 15 17   1 1 10 11 42
16 Newton Heath 17 13   3 1 3 10 11   1 0 9 5 23