Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Manchester United 18 46   9 0 0 27 10   6 1 2 27 13
2 The Wednesday 18 35   8 0 1 26 12   3 2 4 13 14
3 Newcastle United 18 33   6 1 1 22 8   4 2 4 17 16
4 Bury 19 32   5 1 2 15 10   4 4 3 20 20
5 Bristol City 18 28   5 3 1 17 11   3 1 5 18 22
6 Everton 17 27   5 2 1 21 12   3 1 5 15 17
7 Manchester City 16 24   4 3 0 13 8   2 3 4 19 20
8 Liverpool 17 23   5 0 3 22 11   2 2 5 12 17
9 Woolwich Arsenal 18 23   5 3 1 16 10   1 2 6 8 18
10 Aston Villa 18 23   3 4 3 21 18   3 1 4 10 18
11 Blackburn Rovers 18 23   7 1 1 16 8   0 1 8 8 24
12 Notts. County 19 23   5 1 3 12 8   1 4 5 8 19
13 Preston North End 18 22   4 3 2 19 12   2 1 6 8 19
14 Bolton Wanderers 16 22   4 1 3 15 15   3 0 5 10 16
15 Middlesbrough 18 21   4 1 4 8 9   2 2 5 11 17
16 Chelsea 18 20   5 1 4 20 20   1 1 6 6 20
17 Sheffield United 16 19   4 3 2 16 12   1 1 5 12 18
18 Nottingham Forest 17 19   5 3 1 23 12   0 1 7 5 21
19 Sunderland 18 17   4 1 5 21 19   1 1 6 9 17
20 Birmingham 17 15   3 1 5 13 17   1 2 5 6 17