Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home Away
W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Manchester United 38 52 +32   14 4 1 47 18   8 4 7 25 22
2 Aston Villa 38 51 +28   15 3 1 50 18   7 4 8 19 23
3 Sunderland 38 45 +19   10 6 3 44 22   5 9 5 23 26
4 Everton 38 45 +14   12 3 4 34 17   7 4 8 16 19
5 Bradford City 38 45 +9   13 1 5 33 16   7 4 8 18 26
6 The Wednesday 38 42 -1   10 5 4 24 15   7 3 9 23 33
7 Oldham Athletic 38 41 +3   13 4 2 30 12   3 5 11 14 29
8 Newcastle United 38 40 +18   8 7 4 37 18   7 3 9 24 25
9 Sheffield United 38 38 +6   8 3 8 27 21   7 5 7 22 22
10 Woolwich Arsenal 38 38 -8   9 6 4 24 14   4 6 9 17 35
11 Notts. County 38 38 -8   9 6 4 21 16   5 4 10 16 29
12 Blackburn Rovers 38 37 +8   12 2 5 40 14   1 9 9 22 40
13 Liverpool 38 37 0   11 3 5 38 19   4 4 11 15 34
14 Preston North End 38 35 -9   8 5 6 25 19   4 6 9 15 30
15 Tottenham Hotspur 38 32 -11   10 5 4 40 23   3 1 15 12 40
16 Middlesbrough 38 32 -14   9 5 5 31 21   2 5 12 18 42
17 Manchester City 38 31 -15   7 5 7 26 26   2 8 9 17 32
18 Bury 38 29 -28   8 9 2 27 18   1 2 16 16 53
19 Bristol City 38 27 -23   8 4 7 23 21   3 1 15 20 45
20 Nottingham Forest 38 25 -20   5 4 10 28 31   4 3 12 27 44