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