DIVISION 2    1964/65
      For full league and cup results click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
George O'Brien
 (Southampton)
 34  goals

With promotion already assured to the First Division Northampton Town issued a souvenir programme for their final match against Portsmouth to mark their rapid rise to the top flight. Sadly for them their decline was equally as rapid and in 1969 they were back in Division 4.

  Season Results 1 Newcastle United 42 24 9 9 81 45 57 Promoted
    Season Results 2 Northampton Town 42 20 16 6 66 50 56 Promoted
    3 Bolton Wanderers 42 20 10 12 80 58 50
    Season Results 4 Southampton 42 17 14 11 83 63 48
    5 Ipswich Town 42 15 17 10 74 67 47
    6 Norwich City 42 20 7 15 61 57 47
    7 Crystal Palace 42 16 13 13 55 51 45
    8 Huddersfield Town 42 17 10 15 53 51 44
    9 Derby County 42 16 11 15 84 79 43
    10 Coventry City 42 17 9 16 72 70 43
    Season Results 11 Manchester City 42 16 9 17 63 62 41
    12 Preston North End 42 14 13 15 76 81 41
    13 Cardiff City 42 13 14 15 64 57 40
    14 Rotherham United 42 14 12 16 70 69 40
    15 Plymouth Argyle 42 16 8 18 63 79 40
    16 Bury 42 14 10 18 60 66 38
    17 Middlesbrough 42 13 9 20 70 76 35
    18 Charlton Athletic 42 13 9 20 64 75 35
    19 Leyton Orient 42 12 11 19 50 72 35
    20 Portsmouth 42 12 10 20 56 77 34
    21 Swindon Town 42 14 5 23 63 81 33 Relegated
    22 Swansea Town 42 11 10 21 62 84 32 Relegated