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