DIVISION 1    1995/96
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
John Aldridge
 (Tranmere Rovers)
 27  goals

On of Grimsby Town's greatest signings - Ivano Bonetti, who had played for Juventus, Sampdoria and Torino in
Serie A - becomes forever assicated with a plate of chicken wings
 (footballing injuries)

On Saturday March 9th 1996 Barnsley were beating Ipswich Town 3-0 with just 6 minutes of the match remaining - but the visitors fought back to
draw 3-3.
(famous fight-backs)

 

  1 Sunderland 46 22 17 7 59 33 83 Promoted
    2 Derby County 46 21 16 9 71 51 79 Promoted
    3 Crystal Palace 46 20 15 11 67 48 75 Play Off
    4 Stoke City 46 20 13 13 60 49 73 Play Off
    Season Results 5 Leicester City 46 19 14 13 66 60 71 Promoted
    6 Charlton Athletic 46 17 20 9 57 45 71 Play Off
    7 Ipswich Town 46 19 12 15 79 69 69
    8 Huddersfield Town 46 17 12 17 61 58 63
    9 Sheffield United 46 16 14 16 57 54 62
    10 Barnsley 46 14 18 14 60 66 60
    11 West Bromwich Albion 46 16 12 18 60 68 60
    12 Port Vale 46 15 15 16 59 66 60
    13 Tranmere Rovers 46 14 17 15 64 60 59
    14 Southend United 46 15 14 17 52 61 59
    15 Birmingham City 46 15 13 18 61 64 58
    16 Norwich City 46 14 15 17 59 55 57
    17 Grimsby Town 46 14 14 18 55 69 56
    18 Oldham Athletic 46 14 14 18 54 50 56
    19 Reading 46 13 17 16 54 63 56
    20 Wolverhampton W. 46 13 16 17 56 62 55
    21 Portsmouth 46 13 13 20 61 69 52
    22 Millwall 46 13 13 20 43 63 52 Relegated
    23 Watford 46 10 18 18 62 70 48 Relegated
    Season Results 24 Luton Town 46 11 12 23 40 64 45 Relegated
   
   
Play Off Semi-Finals   Play Off
1st Leg
Sun May 12 Charlton Athletic 1 - 2 Crystal Palace
Sun May 12 Leicester City 0 - 0 Stoke City
2nd Leg
Wed May 15 Crystal Palace 1 - 0 Charlton Athletic
Wed May 15 Stoke City 0 - 1 Leicester City
Aggregate scores
Crystal Palace 3 - 1 Charlton Athletic
Leicester City 1 - 0 Stoke City
Play Off Final (at Wembley)
Mon May 27 Leicester City 2 - 1 Crystal Palace
Leicester City promoted to the Premier Division