Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 37 75   15 2 1 51 14   7 7 5 29 25
2 Sheffield United 35 66   13 2 2 45 14   7 4 7 29 26
3 Port Vale 36 66   12 3 3 40 17   7 6 5 25 22
4 Bristol Rovers 36 63   9 7 3 30 17   8 5 4 27 21
5 Preston North End 39 60   12 6 2 48 27   4 6 9 20 25
6 Fulham 37 60   11 5 3 36 22   7 1 10 23 31
7 Swansea City 38 57   11 7 1 30 16   4 5 10 15 24
8 Bury 39 55   10 5 5 26 22   5 5 9 26 37
9 Notts. County 38 53   8 7 5 27 21   6 4 8 21 23
10 Chester City 36 53   9 6 3 27 16   5 5 8 21 36
11 Brentford 35 52   12 3 4 31 18   2 7 7 22 27
12 Huddersfield Town 36 52   8 6 4 28 21   7 1 10 24 32
13 Bristol City 37 51   8 3 6 23 18   6 6 8 18 27
14 Mansfield Town 38 50   9 6 5 28 20   3 8 7 14 23
15 Reading 37 47   9 6 3 33 20   3 5 11 21 35
16 Bolton Wanderers 37 47   9 5 3 29 15   3 6 11 12 28
17 Northampton Town 39 47   10 2 7 35 27   4 3 13 20 37
18 Cardiff City 35 45   8 7 2 26 14   3 5 10 12 34
19 Chesterfield 39 43   9 5 6 31 27   3 2 14 11 45
20 Southend United 37 42   8 7 4 28 23   2 5 11 18 41
21 Blackpool 37 39   7 6 5 24 19   2 6 11 16 27
22 Wigan Athletic 35 34   6 3 8 21 19   2 7 9 19 28
23 Gillingham 39 31   5 3 12 18 28   4 1 14 18 40
24 Aldershot 38 30   5 5 8 22 24   1 7 12 18 43