DIVISION 1    1969/70
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      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
Jeff Astle 
(West Bromwich Albion)
 25  goals

After the first FA Cup final at Wembley to end in a draw, Chelsea beat Leeds 2-1 in the replay at Old Trafford to lift the trophy for the first time.

After scoring 61 goals in 174 League appearances for Wolves Peter Knowles retired from football at the age of 24 to become a Jehovah's Witness.

  Season Results 1 Everton 42 29 8 5 72 34 66
    Season Results 2 Leeds United 42 21 15 6 84 49 57
    Season Results 3 Chelsea 42 21 13 8 70 50 55
    4 Derby County 42 22 9 11 64 37 53
    Season Results 5 Liverpool 42 20 11 11 65 42 51
    6 Coventry City 42 19 11 12 58 48 49
    Season Results 7 Newcastle United 42 17 13 12 57 35 47
    Season Results 8 Manchester United 42 14 17 11 66 61 45
    9 Stoke City 42 15 15 12 56 52 45
    Season Results 10 Manchester City 42 16 11 15 55 48 43
    Season Results 11 Tottenham Hotspur 42 17 9 16 54 55 43
    Season Results 12 Arsenal 42 12 18 12 51 49 42
    13 Wolverhampton W. 42 12 16 14 55 57 40
    14 Burnley 42 12 15 15 56 61 39
    15 Nottingham Forest 42 10 18 14 50 71 38
    16 West Bromwich Albion 42 14 9 19 58 66 37
    Season Results 17 West Ham United 42 12 12 18 51 60 36
    18 Ipswich Town 42 10 11 21 40 63 31
    Season Results 19 Southampton 42 6 17 19 46 67 29
    20 Crystal Palace 42 6 15 21 34 68 27
    21 Sunderland 42 6 14 22 30 68 26 Relegated
    22 Sheffield Wednesday 42 8 9 25 40 71 25 Relegated