Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 43 89   18 3 1 59 17   8 8 5 31 26
2 Sheffield United 44 83   16 3 4 57 21   9 5 7 34 29
3 Port Vale 44 78   14 3 5 45 21   8 9 5 30 26
4 Fulham 45 75   12 7 3 41 26   10 2 11 27 39
5 Bristol Rovers 44 73   9 11 3 34 21   10 5 6 33 29
6 Preston North End 45 71   14 6 2 53 28   5 8 10 23 29
7 Chester City 44 68   12 6 5 38 18   7 5 9 26 40
8 Notts. County 45 67   11 7 5 37 22   7 6 9 26 30
9 Brentford 44 66   14 3 4 34 19   4 9 10 30 40
10 Bolton Wanderers 44 60   12 7 3 41 22   3 8 11 13 29
11 Swansea City 44 60   11 8 3 32 20   4 7 11 17 30
12 Bristol City 45 60   9 3 10 30 25   8 6 9 21 30
13 Bury 45 60   11 6 5 27 22   5 6 12 28 45
14 Huddersfield Town 45 59   10 7 5 34 24   7 1 15 28 48
15 Mansfield Town 45 58   10 8 5 32 22   4 8 10 16 30
16 Northampton Town 45 54   11 2 9 39 31   5 4 14 25 42
17 Wigan Athletic 43 53   9 4 9 27 21   5 7 9 25 29
18 Reading 45 53   10 6 7 37 29   4 5 13 27 41
19 Cardiff City 43 52   9 8 4 28 16   4 5 13 13 39
20 Southend United 44 51   9 9 4 32 26   3 6 13 21 46
21 Chesterfield 45 49   9 5 8 33 31   5 2 16 16 51
22 Blackpool 43 48   9 6 7 33 27   3 6 12 18 29
23 Gillingham 45 37   6 3 13 23 31   5 1 17 22 49
24 Aldershot 45 36   7 5 10 29 29   1 7 15 19 49