Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home Away
W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Aston Villa 30 45 +33   14 1 0 47 17   6 4 5 31 28
2 Derby County 30 41 +33   12 2 1 42 13   5 5 5 26 22
3 Everton 30 39 +23   10 4 1 40 17   6 3 6 26 26
4 Bolton Wanderers 30 37 +12   12 2 1 34 14   4 3 8 15 23
5 Sunderland 30 37 +11   10 5 0 36 14   5 2 8 16 27
6 Stoke 30 30 +9   12 0 3 43 11   3 0 12 13 36
7 The Wednesday 30 29 -9   10 2 3 31 18   2 3 10 13 35
8 Blackburn Rovers 30 29 -10   10 1 4 26 18   2 4 9 14 32
9 Preston North End 30 28 -4   8 5 2 31 18   3 1 11 13 30
10 Burnley 30 27 +4   8 5 2 33 11   2 2 11 15 33
11 Bury 30 27 -4   7 1 7 32 24   5 2 8 18 30
12 Sheffield United 30 26 -10   9 4 2 28 12   1 2 12 12 38
13 Nottingham Forest 30 25 -15   11 1 3 34 16   0 2 13 8 41
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers 30 21 -4   10 0 5 43 18   0 1 14 18 47
15 Small Heath 30 20 -40   7 2 6 22 24   1 2 12 17 55
16 West Bromwich Albion 30 19 -29   5 4 6 18 22   1 3 11 12 37