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