DIVISION 1    1981/82
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
Kevin Keegan
 (Southampton)
 26  goals

The European Cup is brought back to England for a record-breaking sixth consecutive season when Aston Villa beat Bayern Munich in the final at the Feyenoord Stadium in Rotterdam

For the first time this season three points were awarded for a win in League matches.

  Season Results 1 Liverpool 42 26 9 7 80 32 87
    2 Ipswich Town 42 26 5 11 75 53 83
    Season Results 3 Manchester United 42 22 12 8 59 29 78
    Season Results 4 Tottenham Hotspur 42 20 11 11 67 48 71
    Season Results 5 Arsenal 42 20 11 11 48 37 71
    6 Swansea City 42 21 6 15 58 51 69
    Season Results 7 Southampton 42 19 9 14 72 67 66
    Season Results 8 Everton 42 17 13 12 56 50 64
    Season Results 9 West Ham United 42 14 16 12 66 57 58
    Season Results 10 Manchester City 42 15 13 14 49 50 58
    Season Results 11 Aston Villa 42 15 12 15 55 53 57
    12 Nottingham Forest 42 15 12 15 42 48 57
    13 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 13 13 16 43 52 52
    14 Coventry City 42 13 11 18 56 62 50
    15 Notts County 42 13 8 21 61 69 47
    16 Birmingham City 42 10 14 18 53 61 44
    17 West Bromwich Albion 42 11 11 20 46 57 44
    18 Stoke City 42 12 8 22 44 63 44
    19 Sunderland 42 11 11 20 38 58 44
    20 Leeds United 42 10 12 20 39 61 42 Relegated
    21 Wolverhampton W. 42 10 10 22 32 63 40 Relegated
    22 Middlesbrough 42 8 15 19 34 52 39 Relegated