|DIVISION 2 1893/94|
|For full league and cup results click on by club required.|
On Saturday September 2nd 1893 London - and in fact the south of England - witnessed its first match in the Football League when Woolwich Arsenal drew 2-2 with Newcastle United before 10,000 spectators at the Manor Ground, Plumstead. It was also Newcastle's first match in the Football League.
Liverpool won all 14 of their home League matches - Northwich Victoria lost all 14 of their away League matches
Notts County became the first club from the Second Division to win the FA Cup when they beat Bolton Wanderers 4-1 in the final played at Goodison Park..
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The clubs on this page are listed in their original names. For the same information but with clubs in their modern names click here.
Promotion and relegation was decided in a series of Test Matches between the bottom three clubs in Division 1 and the top three clubs in Division 2. The third from bottom club in Division 1 played the third club in Division 2, the second from bottom in Division 1 played the second club in Division 2 and the bottom club in Division 1 played the top club in Division 2 in one-off matches at neutral venues with the winners playing in Division 1 the following season and the losers in Division 2.