Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Sheffield United 19 43   7 3 0 24 6   5 4 0 13 8
2 Aston Villa 19 39   7 2 1 26 9   5 1 3 18 10
3 Sunderland 16 32   5 1 1 13 3   5 1 3 14 10
4 Bury 16 27   7 1 1 19 9   1 2 4 8 14
5 Stoke 18 27   6 2 2 15 11   2 1 5 8 14
6 Wolverhampton Wanderers 16 26   3 1 2 13 7   4 4 2 11 11
7 Nottingham Forest 16 26   6 1 0 17 6   1 4 4 11 18
8 Manchester City 16 23   6 1 2 21 8   1 1 5 8 13
9 West Bromwich Albion 17 22   3 3 2 9 7   3 1 5 10 18
10 Newcastle United 16 20   3 3 2 13 6   2 2 4 11 12
11 Burnley 17 19   5 2 2 13 9   0 2 6 4 19
12 Derby County 15 18   4 1 4 14 10   1 2 3 3 10
13 Everton 16 18   3 0 4 10 10   2 3 4 9 15
14 Blackburn Rovers 15 18   5 0 2 18 11   1 0 7 6 21
15 Notts. County 18 18   3 2 5 20 18   2 1 5 8 23
16 Liverpool 18 16   3 3 3 16 15   1 1 7 7 15
17 Preston North End 17 13   2 3 3 7 12   1 1 7 6 17
18 15 13   3 3 1 9 5   0 1 7 7 29