Season 1922-23

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1923 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Bolton Wanderers 2 0 West Ham United D 2 Wembley Stadium (Empire Stadium), London 126,047 Film footage from the match
  Jack, Smith JR              
The White Horse Final. An estimated 175,000 gained entrance to stadium and the pitch had to be cleared by police
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1923 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Bolton Wanderers 1 0 Sheffield UnitedD 1 Old Trafford, Manchester 72,000
  Jack           
D 2 West Ham United 5 2 Derby County D 2 Stamford Bridge, London 50,795
  Brown 2, Moore 2. Ruffell     Moore, Henderson OG      
Final Table for Season 1922-23
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1 0 Liverpool 42 17 3 1 50 13 9 5 7 20 18 2.26 60 Rd 3
2 10 Sunderland 42 15 5 1 50 25 7 5 9 22 29 1.33 54 Rd 2
3 11 Huddersfield Town 42 14 2 5 35 15 7 9 5 25 17 1.88 53 Rd 3
4 3 Newcastle United 42 13 6 2 31 11 5 6 10 14 26 1.22 48 Rd 1
5 15 Everton 42 14 4 3 41 20 6 3 12 22 39 1.07 47 Rd 1
6 -1 Aston Villa 42 15 3 3 42 11 3 7 11 22 40 1.25 46 Rd 1
7 6 West Bromwich Albion 42 12 7 2 38 10 5 4 12 20 39 1.18 45 Rd 3
8 2 Manchester City 42 14 6 1 38 16 3 5 13 12 33 1.02 45 Rd 1
9 -5 Cardiff City 42 15 2 4 51 18 3 5 13 22 41 1.24 43 Rd 3
10 1 Sheffield United 42 11 7 3 41 20 5 3 13 27 44 1.06 42SF
11 6 Arsenal 42 13 4 4 38 16 3 6 12 23 46 0.98 42 Rd 1
12 -10 Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 3 7 34 22 6 4 11 16 28 1.00 41 Rd 4
13 -7 Bolton Wanderers 42 11 8 2 36 17 3 4 14 14 41 0.86 40Win
14 1 Blackburn Rovers 42 12 7 2 32 19 2 5 14 15 43 0.76 40 Rd 2
15 -12 Burnley 42 12 3 6 39 24 4 3 14 19 35 0.98 38 Rd 1
16 0 Preston North End 42 12 3 6 41 26 1 8 12 19 38 0.94 37 Rd 2
17 1 Birmingham 42 10 4 7 25 19 3 7 11 16 38 0.72 37 Rd 1
18 -10 Middlesbrough 42 11 4 6 41 25 2 6 13 16 38 0.90 36 Rd 2
19 -10 Chelsea 42 5 13 3 29 20 4 5 12 16 33 0.85 36 Rd 2
20D 2 Nottingham Forest 42 12 2 7 25 23 1 6 14 16 47 0.59 34 Rd 1
21D 2 Stoke 42 7 9 5 28 19 3 1 17 19 48 0.70 30 Rd 2
22 -3 Oldham Athletic 42 9 6 6 21 20 1 4 16 14 45 0.54 30 Rd 1
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Second Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1 12 Notts County 42 16 1 4 29 15 7 6 8 17 19 1.35 53 Rd 1
2 2 West Ham United 42 9 8 4 21 11 11 3 7 42 27 1.66 51Final
3 6 Leicester City 42 14 2 5 42 19 7 7 7 23 25 1.48 51 Rd 2
4D 1 Manchester United 42 10 6 5 25 17 7 8 6 26 19 1.42 48 Rd 2
5 14 Blackpool 42 12 4 5 37 14 6 7 8 23 29 1.40 47 Rd 1
6 5 Bury 42 14 5 2 41 16 4 6 11 14 30 1.20 47 Rd 3
7 1 Leeds United 42 11 8 2 26 10 7 3 11 17 26 1.19 47 Rd 2
8 2 The Wednesday 42 14 3 4 36 16 3 9 9 18 31 1.15 46 Rd 3
9 -6 Barnsley 42 12 4 5 42 21 5 7 9 20 30 1.22 45 Rd 2
10 -3 Fulham 42 10 7 4 29 12 6 5 10 14 20 1.34 44 Rd 1
11D 3S Southampton 42 10 5 6 28 21 4 9 8 12 19 1.00 42 Rd 4
12 -7 Hull City 42 9 8 4 29 22 5 6 10 14 23 0.96 42 Rd 1
13 -7 South Shields 42 11 7 3 26 12 4 3 14 9 32 0.80 40 Rd 3
14 -2 Derby County 42 9 5 7 25 16 5 6 10 21 34 0.92 39SF
15D 1 Bradford City 42 8 7 6 27 18 4 6 11 14 27 0.91 37 Rd 1
16 -2 Crystal Palace 42 10 7 4 33 16 3 4 14 21 46 0.87 37 Rd 1
17 1 Port Vale 42 8 6 7 23 18 6 3 12 16 33 0.76 37 Qf Rd
18 2 Coventry City 42 12 2 7 35 21 3 5 13 11 42 0.73 37 Qf Rd
19 -4 Clapton Orient 42 9 6 6 26 17 3 6 12 14 33 0.80 36 Rd 1
20D 3N Stockport County 42 10 6 5 32 24 4 2 15 11 34 0.74 36 Qf Rd
21 -5 Rotherham County 42 10 7 4 30 19 3 2 16 14 44 0.70 35 Rd 1
22 -5 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 9 4 8 32 26 0 5 16 10 51 0.55 27 Rd 2
Third Division North
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Third Division North Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1 15 Nelson 38 15 2 2 37 10 9 1 9 24 31 1.49 51 Qf Rd
2D 2 Bradford 38 14 4 1 51 15 5 5 9 16 23 1.76 47 Rd 2
3 5 Walsall 38 13 4 2 32 14 6 4 9 19 30 1.16 46 Qf Rd
4 9 Chesterfield 38 13 5 1 49 18 6 2 11 19 34 1.31 45 Qf Rd
5 12 Wigan Borough 38 14 3 2 45 11 4 5 10 19 28 1.64 44 Rd 2
6 0 Crewe Alexandra 38 13 3 3 32 9 4 6 9 16 29 1.26 43 Qf Rd
7 12 Halifax Town 38 11 4 4 29 14 6 3 10 24 32 1.15 41 Rd 1
8 -3 Accrington Stanley 38 14 2 3 40 21 3 5 11 19 44 0.91 41 Qf Rd
9 -7 Darlington 38 13 3 3 43 14 2 7 10 16 32 1.28 40 Qf Rd
10 2 Wrexham 38 13 5 1 29 12 1 5 13 9 36 0.79 38 Rd 1
11 -4 Stalybridge Celtic 38 13 2 4 32 18 2 4 13 10 29 0.89 36 Rd 1
12 8 Rochdale 38 8 5 6 29 22 5 5 9 13 31 0.79 36 Qf Rd
13 1 Lincoln City 38 9 7 3 21 11 4 3 12 18 44 0.71 36 Qf Rd
14 -11 Grimsby Town 38 10 3 6 35 18 4 2 13 20 34 1.06 33 Qf Rd
15 -11 Hartlepools United 38 10 6 3 34 14 0 6 13 14 40 0.89 32 Qf Rd
16 2 Tranmere Rovers 38 11 4 4 41 21 1 4 14 8 38 0.83 32 Qf Rd
17 -8 Southport 38 11 3 5 21 12 1 4 14 11 34 0.70 31 Qf Rd
18 -3 Barrow 38 11 2 6 31 17 2 2 15 19 43 0.83 30 Qf Rd
19 -9 Ashington 38 10 3 6 34 33 1 5 13 17 44 0.66 30 Qf Rd
20 -9 Durham City 38 7 9 3 31 19 2 1 16 12 40 0.73 28 Qf Rd
Notes
Stalybridge Celtic resigned from league. Doncaster Rovers and New Brighton elected to Third Division North.
Ashington and Durham City re-elected.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Nuneaton Town and Wallasey United.
Third Division South
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Third Division South Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1D 2 Bristol City 42 16 4 1 43 13 8 7 6 23 27 1.65 59 Rd 2
2 0 Plymouth Argyle 42 18 3 0 47 6 5 4 12 14 23 2.10 53 Rd 3
3 7 Swansea Town 42 13 6 2 46 14 9 3 9 32 31 1.73 53 Qf Rd
4 15 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 15 3 3 39 13 5 8 8 13 21 1.53 51 Rd 2
5 -1 Luton Town 42 14 4 3 47 18 7 3 11 21 31 1.39 49 Rd 1
6 6 Millwall 42 9 10 2 27 13 5 8 8 18 27 1.13 46 Rd 2
7 -4 Portsmouth 42 10 5 6 34 20 9 3 9 24 32 1.12 46 Rd 1
8 9 Northampton Town 42 13 6 2 40 17 4 5 12 14 27 1.23 45 Qf Rd
9 -3 Swindon Town 42 14 4 3 41 17 3 7 11 21 39 1.11 45 Rd 1
10 -3 Watford 42 10 6 5 35 23 7 4 10 22 31 1.06 44 Rd 1
11 -6 Queens Park Rangers 42 10 4 7 34 24 6 6 9 20 25 1.10 42 Rd 4
12 4 Charlton Athletic 42 11 6 4 33 14 3 8 10 22 37 1.08 42 Rd 4
13 1 Bristol Rovers 42 7 9 5 25 19 6 7 8 10 17 0.97 42 Qf Rd
14 -5 Brentford 42 9 4 8 27 23 4 8 9 14 28 0.80 38 Qf Rd
15 7 Southend United 42 10 6 5 35 18 2 7 12 14 36 0.91 37 Qf Rd
16 2 Gillingham 42 13 4 4 38 18 2 3 16 13 41 0.86 37 Qf Rd
17 -6 Merthyr Town 42 10 4 7 27 17 1 10 10 12 31 0.81 36 Rd 1
18 -3 Norwich City 42 8 7 6 29 26 5 3 13 22 45 0.72 36 Rd 1
19 -6 Reading 42 9 8 4 24 15 1 6 14 12 40 0.65 34 Qf Rd
20 1 Exeter City 42 10 4 7 27 18 3 3 15 20 66 0.56 33 Qf Rd
21 -13 Aberdare Athletic 42 6 8 7 25 23 3 3 15 17 47 0.60 29 Rd 1
22 -2 Newport County 42 8 6 7 28 21 0 5 16 12 49 0.57 27 Qf Rd
Notes
Aberdare Athletic and Newport County re-elected to Third Division South.
Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic elected to Third Division South.
Failed election to Third Division South
Llanelly, Pontypridd and Torquay United.