Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Manchester United 16 42   8 0 0 24 9   6 0 2 26 12
2 The Wednesday 16 32   7 0 1 21 10   3 2 3 12 12
3 Newcastle United 16 27   6 1 1 22 8   2 2 4 8 13
4 Bury 17 26   4 1 2 12 8   3 4 3 16 17
5 Bristol City 16 24   5 2 1 15 9   2 1 5 16 21
6 Liverpool 15 23   5 0 2 21 6   2 2 4 11 14
7 Everton 15 23   5 1 1 20 11   2 1 5 13 16
8 Bolton Wanderers 14 22   4 1 2 14 13   3 0 4 8 11
9 Manchester City 14 21   3 3 0 9 6   2 3 3 18 17
10 Preston North End 16 21   4 3 1 17 8   2 0 6 6 17
11 Woolwich Arsenal 16 21   5 2 1 15 9   1 1 6 7 17
12 Notts. County 17 21   5 0 3 11 7   1 3 5 7 18
13 Blackburn Rovers 16 21   7 0 1 15 7   0 0 8 6 22
14 Aston Villa 16 19   2 4 3 15 18   3 0 4 9 17
15 Sheffield United 14 18   4 2 2 15 11   1 1 4 10 15
16 Middlesbrough 16 18   3 1 4 5 8   2 2 4 11 11
17 Nottingham Forest 15 18   5 2 1 21 10   0 1 6 3 17
18 Sunderland 16 17   4 1 3 18 13   1 1 6 9 17
19 Chelsea 16 17   5 1 3 17 16   0 1 6 2 18
20 Birmingham 15 11   2 1 5 11 16   1 1 5 5 16