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. Results

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
    Season Results 2 Sheffield Wednesday 42 23 12 7 78 47 58
    Season Results 3 Wolverhampton W. 42 25 7 10 103 75 57
    Season Results 4 Burnley 42 22 7 13 102 77 51
    Season Results 5 Everton 42 22 6 14 87 69 50
    Season Results 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
    Season Results 15 Cardiff City 42 13 11 18 60 85 37
    Season Results 16 West Ham United 42 13 10 19 77 88 36
    Season Results 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
    Season Results 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