DIVISION 1    1960/61
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
Jimmy Greaves (Chelsea)
41  goals

Spurs became the first club in the 20th Century to win a League Championship/F.A. Cup double.

Denis Law scored 6 goals for Manchester City in an FA Cup tie - but still finished on the losing side!
The story - abandoned matches

Fulham's Alan Mullery scored an own goal 30 seconds after kick-off before the opposition had touched the ball. Really!
The story - own goals

Aston Villa  reached the final of the first League Cup competition, the two-legged final not being played until the start of the 1961/62 season.
1960/61 League Cup results

  Season Results 1 Tottenham Hotspur 42 31 4 7 115 55 66
    2 Sheffield Wednesday 42 23 12 7 78 47 58
    3 Wolverhampton W. 42 25 7 10 103 75 57
    4 Burnley 42 22 7 13 102 77 51
    Season Results 5 Everton 42 22 6 14 87 69 50
    6 Leicester City 42 18 9 15 87 70 45
    Season Results 7 Manchester United 42 18 9 15 88 76 45
    8 Blackburn Rovers 42 15 13 14 77 76 43
    Season Results 9 Aston Villa 42 17 9 16 78 77 43
    10 West Bromwich Albion 42 18 5 19 67 71 41
    Season Results 11 Arsenal 42 15 11 16 77 85 41
    Season Results 12 Chelsea 42 15 7 20 98 100 37
    Season Results 13 Manchester City 42 13 11 18 79 90 37
    14 Nottingham Forest 42 14 9 19 62 78 37
    15 Cardiff City 42 13 11 18 60 85 37
    Season Results 16 West Ham United 42 13 10 19 77 88 36
    17 Fulham 42 14 8 20 72 95 36
    18 Bolton Wanderers 42 12 11 19 58 73 35
    19 Birmingham City 42 14 6 22 62 84 34
    20 Blackpool 42 12 9 21 68 73 33
    Season Results 21 Newcastle United 42 11 10 21 86 109 32 Relegated
    22 Preston North End 42 10 10 22 43 71 30 Relegated