DIVISION 1  1926/27
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
 

Leading League goalscorer:
Jimmy Trotter 
(Sheffield Wednesday)
 37  goals

For the first and only time the FA Cup leaves England - Cardiff City beat Arsenal in the final at Wembley. The only goal was the result of a mistake by the Arsenal 'keeper - a Welshman!

In the First Division match between Sheffield United and Bury on Saturday April 30th 1927 Bury's Sam Wynne collapsed during the match and died in the dressing rooms of pneumonia. The match was abandoned
(more details).

The broadcasting revolution took its first tentative step when the first live radio commentary was made from the First Division fixture between Arsenal and Sheffield United on Saturday January 22nd 1927.
(football in the media)

  P W D L F A Pts
    Season Results 1 Newcastle United 42 25 6 11 96 58 56
    2 Huddersfield Town 42 17 17 8 76 60 51
    3 Sunderland 42 21 7 14 98 70 49
    4 Bolton Wanderers 42 19 10 13 84 62 48
    5 Burnley 42 19 9 14 91 80 47
    Season Results 6 West Ham United 42 19 8 15 86 70 46
    7 Leicester City 42 17 12 13 85 70 46
    8 Sheffield United 42 17 10 15 74 86 44
    Season Results 9 Liverpool 42 18 7 17 69 61 43
    Season Results 10 Aston Villa 42 18 7 17 81 83 43
    Season Results 11 Arsenal 42 17 9 16 77 86 43
    12 Derby County 42 17 7 18 86 73 41
    13 Tottenham Hotspur 42 16 9 17 76 78 41
    14 Cardiff City 42 16 9 17 55 65 41
    Season Results 15 Manchester United 42 13 14 15 52 64 40
    16 Sheffield Wednesday 42 15 9 18 75 92 39
    17 Birmingham 42 17 4 21 64 73 38
    18 Blackburn Rovers 42 15 8 19 77 96 38
    19 Bury 42 12 12 18 68 77 36
    Season Results 20 Everton 42 12 10 20 64 90 34
    21 Leeds United 42 11 8 23 69 88 30 Relegated
    22 West Bromwich Albion 42 11 8 23 65 86 30 Relegated