DIVISION 1    1948/49
 

Leading League goalscorer:
Willie Moir 
(Bolton Wanderers)
 25 goals

  For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
    P W D L F A Pts
    Season Results 1 Portsmouth 42 25 8 9 84 42 58
    Season Results 2 Manchester United 42 21 11 10 77 44 53
    3 Derby County 42 22 9 11 74 55 53
    Season Results 4 Newcastle United 42 20 12 10 70 56 52
    Season Results 5 Arsenal 42 18 13 11 74 44 49
    6 Wolverhampton W. 42 17 12 13 79 66 46
    Season Results 7 Manchester City 42 15 15 12 47 51 45
    8 Sunderland 42 13 17 12 49 58 43
    9 Charlton Athletic 42 15 12 15 63 67 42
    Season Results 10 Aston Villa 42 16 10 16 60 76 42
    11 Stoke City 42 16 9 17 66 68 41
      Season Results 12 Liverpool 42 13 14 15 53 43 40
  Non-Leaguers Yeovil visited Manchester United in the 5th Round of the FA Cup. The match - which was played at Maine Road - attracted a crowd of 81,565 with 3s 6d (17.5p) seat tickets selling on the black market for an amazing 2. There was no giantkilling - Yeovil lost 0-8.

The recollections of a 9-year-old when attending a Christmas Day fixture
(Christmas Day football).

  Season Results 13 Chelsea 42 12 14 16 69 68 38
    14 Bolton Wanderers 42 14 10 18 59 68 38
    15 Burnley 42 12 14 16 43 50 38
    16 Blackpool 42 11 16 15 54 67 38
    17 Birmingham City 42 11 15 16 36 38 37
    Season Results 18 Everton 42 13 11 18 41 63 37
    19 Middlesbrough 42 11 12 19 46 57 34
    20 Huddersfield Town 42 12 10 20 40 69 34
    21 Preston North End 42 11 11 20 62 75 33 Relegated
    22 Sheffield United 42 11 11 20 57 78 33 Relegated