|DIVISION 2 1893/94|
|For full league and cup results click on by club required.|
On Saturday September 2nd 1893 London - and in fact the south of England - witnessed its first match in the Football League when Woolwich Arsenal drew 2-2 with Newcastle United before 10,000 spectators at the Manor Ground, Plumstead.
Liverpool won all 14 of their home League matches - Northwich Victoria lost all 14 of their away League matches
Notts County became the first club from the Second Division to win the FA Cup when they beat Bolton Wanderers 4-1 in the final played at Goodison Park.
The clubs on this page are listed in their modern names. For the same information but with clubs in their original names click here.
Promotion and relegation was decided in a series of Test Matches between the bottom three clubs in Division 1 and the top three clubs in Division 2. The third from bottom club in Division 1 played the third club in Division 2, the second from bottom in Division 1 played the second club in Division 2 and the bottom club in Division 1 played the top club in Division 2 in one-off matches at neutral venues with the winners playing in Division 1 the following season and the losers in Division 2.