Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Blackburn Rovers 8 17   3 1 0 11 4   2 1 1 4 3
2 Sheffield United 10 16   1 4 0 6 5   2 3 0 9 6
3 Aston Villa 7 14   2 1 0 8 4   2 1 1 9 5
4 The Wednesday 9 14   4 1 1 12 8   0 1 2 0 6
5 Everton 8 13   3 0 1 7 3   0 4 0 6 6
6 Notts. County 7 13   1 2 0 5 4   2 2 0 4 2
7 Sunderland 7 11   2 1 0 3 0   1 1 2 8 10
8 Liverpool 7 10   2 1 1 5 3   1 0 2 3 4
9 Nottingham Forest 8 10   1 3 1 5 5   1 1 1 5 4
10 Burnley 8 10   2 1 1 8 7   0 3 1 4 7
11 Stoke 8 9   2 2 0 6 2   0 1 3 5 10
12 West Bromwich Albion 7 8   2 1 1 6 3   0 1 2 4 9
13 Derby County 8 8   1 2 1 10 9   0 3 1 4 6
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers 8 8   0 2 1 2 4   2 0 3 7 7
15 Bury 7 8   1 1 1 4 5   1 1 2 4 6
16 Preston North End 10 7   1 2 1 7 6   0 2 4 6 12
17 Bolton Wanderers 7 6   1 2 1 5 5   0 1 2 1 5
18 Newcastle United 8 3   0 1 3 5 9   0 2 2 3 7