Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Newcastle United 27 56   10 4 0 25 6   6 4 3 18 10
2 Nottingham Forest 28 52   10 1 3 31 12   4 9 1 13 9
3 West Bromwich Albion 27 50   8 2 4 29 15   6 6 1 26 14
4 Cardiff City 27 45   6 3 4 22 11   7 3 4 30 19
5 Swansea City 27 42   6 6 2 11 8   4 6 3 12 12
6 Sheffield United 27 41   7 5 2 23 14   4 3 6 17 22
7 Blackpool 27 40   7 4 2 25 12   3 6 5 18 21
8 Crystal Palace 27 40   6 4 3 17 14   4 6 4 14 15
9 Leicester City 26 39   7 4 3 18 12   3 5 4 11 15
10 Middlesbrough 28 37   4 4 6 12 15   6 3 5 27 17
11 Bristol City 27 36   6 6 2 21 19   2 6 5 12 18
12 Preston North End 26 35   5 5 2 17 10   4 3 7 14 23
13 Queens Park Rangers 27 34   4 6 3 24 19   4 4 6 16 25
14 Doncaster Rovers 26 33   6 5 2 19 14   2 4 7 14 20
15 Barnsley 26 33   5 4 5 18 21   4 2 6 14 19
16 Coventry City 28 33   5 6 3 19 18   3 3 8 13 22
17 Scunthorpe United 27 33   6 3 4 19 17   3 3 8 14 29
18 Watford 26 32   5 4 3 21 16   3 4 7 15 26
19 Derby County 28 32   7 1 6 20 22   2 4 8 9 18
20 Sheffield Wednesday 28 31   5 3 6 21 23   3 4 7 12 22
21 Ipswich Town 27 29   4 8 2 16 15   1 6 6 15 24
22 Reading 27 26   2 6 5 10 16   4 2 8 18 28
23 Plymouth Argyle 26 24   4 2 7 13 16   3 1 9 10 21
24 Peterborough United 28 18   3 5 6 23 26   0 4 10 9 25