DIVISION 1  1939/40
      P W D L F A Pts
      Blackpool 3 3 0 0 5 2 6
  Following Britain's declaration of war on September 3rd 1939 the Football League championship was immediately suspended  and not resumed until
the end of the hostilities.
  Sheffield United 3 2 1 0 3 1 5
    Arsenal 3 2 1 0 8 4 5
    Liverpool 3 2 0 1 6 3 4
    Everton 3 1 2 0 5 4 4
    Bolton Wanderers 3 2 0 1 6 5 4
    Derby County 3 2 0 1 3 3 4
    Charlton Athletic 3 2 0 1 3 4 4
    Stoke City 3 1 1 1 7 4 3
    Manchester United 3 1 1 1 5 3 3
    Brentford 3 1 1 1 3 3 3
      Chelsea 3 1 1 1 4 4 3
      Grimsby Town 3 1 1 1 2 4 3
      Aston Villa 3 1 0 2 3 3 2
      Sunderland 3 1 0 2 6 7 2
      Wolverhampton W. 3 0 2 1 3 4 2
      Huddersfield Town 3 1 0 2 2 3 2
      Portsmouth 3 1 0 2 3 5 2
      Preston North End 3 0 2 1 0 2 2
      Blackburn Rovers 3 0 1 2 3 5 1
      Middlesbrough 3 0 1 2 3 8 1
      Leeds United 3 0 1 2 0 2 1
     
     
Saturday 26th August 1939
Aston Villa 2 - 0 Middlesbrough
Chelsea 3 - 2 Bolton Wanderers
Everton 1 - 1 Brentford
Huddersfield Town 0 - 1 Blackpool
Manchester United 4 - 0 Grimsby Town
Portsmouth 2 - 1 Blackburn Rovers
Preston North End 0 - 0 Leeds United
Sheffield United 2 - 1 Liverpool
Stoke City 4 - 0 Charlton Athletic
Sunderland 3 - 0 Derby County
Wolverhampton W. 2 - 2 Arsenal
Monday 28th August 1939
Aston Villa 1 - 2 Everton
Blackpool 2 - 1 Brentford
Stoke City 1 - 2 Bolton Wanderers
Tuesday 29th August 1939
Grimsby Town 0 - 0 Wolverhampton W.
Wednesday 30th August 1939
Arsenal 1 - 0 Blackburn Rovers
Chelsea 1 - 1 Manchester United
Derby County 2 - 0 Portsmouth
Leeds United 0 - 1 Charlton Athletic
Liverpool 4 - 1 Middlesbrough
Preston North End 0 - 0 Sheffield United
Sunderland 1 - 2 Huddersfield Town
Saturday 2nd September 1939
Arsenal 5 - 2 Sunderland
Blackburn Rovers 2 - 2 Everton
Blackpool 2 - 1 Wolverhampton W.
Bolton Wanderers 2 - 1 Portsmouth
Brentford 1 - 0 Huddersfield Town
Charlton Athletic 2 - 0 Manchester United
Derby County 1 - 0 Aston Villa
Grimsby Town 2 - 0 Preston North End
Leeds United 0 - 1 Sheffield United
Liverpool 1 - 0 Chelsea
Middlesbrough 2 - 2 Stoke City