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