Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home Away
W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Sunderland 30 47 +43   13 2 0 51 14   8 3 4 29 23
2 Everton 30 42 +32   12 2 1 47 18   6 4 5 35 32
3 Aston Villa 30 39 +39   12 2 1 51 12   5 3 7 31 31
4 Preston North End 30 35 +16   9 3 3 32 14   6 2 7 30 32
5 Blackburn Rovers 30 32 +10   9 5 1 40 15   2 5 8 19 34
6 Sheffield United 30 32 +2   10 2 3 33 17   4 2 9 24 38
7 Nottingham Forest 30 31 -6   10 1 4 33 22   3 4 8 17 34
8 The Wednesday 30 28 -5   10 2 3 36 19   2 2 11 14 36
9 Burnley 30 26 -12   8 2 5 28 24   3 2 10 16 32
10 Bolton Wanderers 30 25 -1   8 3 4 45 23   1 4 10 16 39
11 Wolverhampton Wanderers 30 25 -20   7 4 4 24 25   2 3 10 19 38
12 Small Heath 30 25 -24   6 6 3 35 28   3 1 11 15 46
13 West Bromwich Albion 30 24 -15   9 2 4 38 21   1 2 12 13 45
14 Stoke 30 24 -17   7 3 5 35 25   2 3 10 15 42
15 Derby County 30 23 -23   4 5 6 23 23   3 4 8 22 45
16 Liverpool 30 22 -19   6 4 5 38 28   1 4 10 13 42