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