Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Portsmouth 15 28   7 1 0 18 6   1 3 3 8 10
2 Sunderland 14 26   6 0 0 17 6   2 2 4 15 20
3 Grimsby Town 15 25   6 0 1 26 9   2 1 5 11 21
4 Middlesbrough 14 24   5 3 0 19 9   2 0 4 8 16
5 Brentford 15 24   6 2 0 23 10   1 1 5 6 18
6 Stoke City 15 23   5 2 1 18 9   1 3 3 9 11
7 Charlton Athletic 15 22   4 2 1 12 7   1 5 2 6 9
8 Everton 14 22   6 1 0 18 7   1 0 6 10 22
9 Derby County 15 21   3 1 3 19 15   3 2 3 16 15
10 Preston North End 14 21   3 2 2 10 8   3 1 3 9 11
11 Arsenal 14 20   3 4 0 15 8   2 1 4 6 9
12 Huddersfield Town 15 20   5 2 0 13 3   0 3 5 9 16
13 Chelsea 15 20   3 3 2 13 11   2 2 3 5 9
14 Manchester City 15 18   4 3 1 21 11   0 3 4 8 13
15 Bolton Wanderers 14 17   1 2 4 7 12   3 3 1 10 8
16 Birmingham 15 17   3 2 3 15 16   1 3 3 12 14
17 Liverpool 15 17   4 3 0 15 5   0 2 6 9 24
18 West Bromwich Albion 14 17   5 1 2 17 14   0 1 5 7 19
19 Sheffield Wednesday 15 16   3 3 2 14 11   0 4 3 9 13
20 Leeds United 15 16   5 1 1 14 5   0 0 8 5 24
21 Wolverhampton Wanderers 15 14   3 0 3 11 10   1 2 6 10 17
22 Manchester United 14 13   3 4 0 10 5   0 0 7 9 26