Season 1925-26

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1926 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Bolton Wanderers 1 0 Manchester CityD 1 Wembley Stadium (Empire Stadium), London 91,447
  Jack D           
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1926 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Bolton Wanderers 3 0 Swansea Town D 2 White Hart Lane, London 25,476
  Baggett, Smith J 2 (1p)            
D 1 Manchester City 3 0 Manchester UnitedD 1 Bramall Lane, Sheffield 36,450
  Browell 2, Roberts           
Final Table for Season 1925-26
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 Huddersfield Town 42 14 6 1 50 17 9 5 7 42 43 1.53 57 Rd 4
2 18 Arsenal 42 16 2 3 57 19 6 6 9 30 44 1.38 52 Rd 6
3 4 Sunderland 42 17 2 2 67 30 4 4 13 29 50 1.20 48 Rd 5
4 1 Bury 42 12 4 5 55 34 8 3 10 30 43 1.10 47 Rd 4
5 9 Sheffield United 42 15 3 3 72 29 4 5 12 30 53 1.24 46 Rd 4
6 9 Aston Villa 42 12 7 2 56 25 4 5 12 30 51 1.13 44 Rd 5
7 -3 Liverpool 42 9 8 4 43 27 5 8 8 27 36 1.11 44 Rd 4
8 -5 Bolton Wanderers 42 11 6 4 46 31 6 4 11 29 45 0.99 44Win
9D 2 Manchester United 42 12 4 5 40 26 7 2 12 26 47 0.90 44SF
10 -4 Newcastle United 42 13 3 5 59 33 3 7 11 25 42 1.12 42 Rd 5
11 6 Everton 42 9 9 3 42 26 3 9 9 30 44 1.03 42 Rd 3
12 4 Blackburn Rovers 42 11 6 4 59 33 4 5 12 32 47 1.14 41 Rd 4
13 -11 West Bromwich Albion 42 13 5 3 59 29 3 3 15 20 49 1.01 40 Rd 4
14 -6 Birmingham 42 14 2 5 35 25 2 6 13 31 56 0.81 40 Rd 4
15 -3 Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 4 6 45 36 4 5 12 21 43 0.84 39 Rd 4
16 -5 Cardiff City 42 8 5 8 30 25 8 2 11 31 51 0.80 39 Rd 4
17D 2 Leicester City 42 11 3 7 42 32 3 7 11 28 48 0.88 38 Rd 3
18 -5 West Ham United 42 14 2 5 45 27 1 5 15 18 49 0.83 37 Rd 3
19 -1 Leeds United 42 11 5 5 38 28 3 3 15 26 48 0.84 36 Rd 3
20 -1 Burnley 42 7 7 7 43 35 6 3 12 42 73 0.79 36 Rd 3
21 -11 Manchester City 42 8 7 6 48 42 4 4 13 41 58 0.89 35Final
22 -13 Notts County 42 11 4 6 37 26 2 3 16 17 48 0.73 33 Rd 5
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 13 The Wednesday 42 19 0 2 61 17 8 6 7 27 31 1.83 60 Rd 3
2 1 Derby County 42 17 2 2 57 17 8 5 8 20 25 1.83 57 Rd 4
3 2 Chelsea 42 10 7 4 42 22 9 7 5 34 27 1.55 52 Rd 4
4 2 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 15 4 2 55 15 6 3 12 29 45 1.40 49 Rd 3
5 D 3S Swansea Town 42 13 6 2 50 16 6 5 10 27 41 1.35 49SF
6 11 Blackpool 42 12 6 3 41 16 5 5 11 35 53 1.10 45 Rd 3
7 11 Oldham Athletic 42 14 4 3 52 24 4 4 13 22 38 1.19 44 Rd 3
8 0 Port Vale 42 15 3 3 53 18 4 3 14 26 51 1.14 44 Rd 3
9 0 South Shields 42 11 6 4 50 29 7 2 12 24 36 1.14 44 Rd 5
10 3 Middlesbrough 42 14 1 6 56 28 7 1 13 21 40 1.13 44 Rd 4
11 -7 Portsmouth 42 12 4 5 48 27 5 6 10 31 47 1.07 44 Rd 3
12 9 Preston North End 42 17 2 2 54 28 1 5 15 17 56 0.85 43 Rd 3
13 -3 Hull City 42 11 4 6 40 19 5 5 11 23 42 1.03 41 Rd 3
14 -7 Southampton 42 11 2 8 39 25 4 6 11 24 38 1.00 38 Rd 3
15 D 3N Darlington 42 9 5 7 51 31 5 5 11 21 46 0.94 38 Rd 2
16 0 Bradford City 42 9 5 7 28 26 4 5 12 19 40 0.71 36 Rd 3
17 5 Nottingham Forest 42 11 4 6 38 25 3 4 14 13 48 0.70 36 Rd 6
18 -3 Barnsley 42 10 7 4 38 22 2 5 14 20 62 0.69 36 Rd 1
19 -7 Fulham 42 8 6 7 32 29 3 6 12 14 48 0.60 34 Rd 6
20 -9 Clapton Orient 42 8 6 7 30 21 4 3 14 20 44 0.77 33 Rd 6
21 -1 Stoke City 42 8 5 8 32 23 4 3 14 22 54 0.70 32 Rd 4
22 -3 Stockport County 42 8 7 6 34 28 0 2 19 17 69 0.53 25 Rd 3
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 11 Grimsby Town 42 20 1 0 61 8 6 8 7 30 32 2.28 61 Rd 3
2 3 Bradford 42 18 2 1 65 10 8 6 7 36 33 2.35 60 Rd 2
3 3 Rochdale 42 16 1 4 55 25 11 4 6 49 33 1.79 59 Rd 2
4 3 Chesterfield 42 18 2 1 70 19 7 3 11 30 35 1.85 55 Rd 3
5 4 Halifax Town 42 12 5 4 34 19 5 6 10 19 31 1.06 45 Rd 1
6 14 Hartlepools United 42 15 5 1 59 23 3 3 15 23 50 1.12 44 Rd 1
7 14 Tranmere Rovers 42 15 2 4 45 27 4 4 13 28 56 0.88 44 Rd 1
8 -6 Nelson 42 12 8 1 67 29 4 3 14 22 42 1.25 43 Rd 1
9 1 Ashington 42 11 6 4 44 23 5 5 11 26 39 1.13 43 Rd 1
10 8 Doncaster Rovers 42 11 7 3 52 25 5 4 12 28 47 1.11 43 Rd 2
11 4 Crewe Alexandra 42 14 3 4 43 23 3 6 12 20 38 1.03 43 Rd 2
12 -9 New Brighton 42 13 4 4 51 29 4 4 13 18 38 1.03 42 Rd 4
13 0 Durham City 42 14 5 2 45 19 4 1 16 18 51 0.90 42 Rd 2
14 1 Rotherham United 42 13 3 5 44 28 4 4 13 25 64 0.75 41 Rd 3
15 -7 Lincoln City 42 14 2 5 42 28 3 3 15 24 54 0.80 39 Rd 1
16D 2 Coventry City 42 13 6 2 47 19 3 0 18 26 63 0.89 38 Rd 1
17 -6 Wigan Borough 42 12 5 4 53 22 1 6 14 15 52 0.92 37 Rd 3
18 -1 Accrington Stanley 42 14 0 7 49 34 3 3 15 32 71 0.77 37 Rd 3
19 -3 Wrexham 42 9 6 6 39 31 2 4 15 24 61 0.68 32 Rd 1
20 -16 Southport 42 9 6 6 37 34 2 4 15 25 58 0.67 32 Rd 3
21 -2 Walsall 42 9 4 8 40 34 1 2 18 18 73 0.54 26 Rd 1
22 -8 Barrow 42 4 2 15 28 49 3 2 16 22 49 0.51 18 Rd 1
Notes
Walsall and Barrow re-elected to league.
Coventry City transferred to Third Division South for following season.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Blyth Spartans, Carlisle United and Mansfield Town.
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
1 13 Reading 42 16 5 0 49 16 7 6 8 28 36 1.48 57 Rd 3
2 0 Plymouth Argyle 42 16 2 3 71 33 8 6 7 36 34 1.60 56 Rd 3
3 2 Millwall 42 14 6 1 52 12 7 5 9 21 27 1.87 53 Rd 5
4 -1 Bristol City 42 14 3 4 42 15 7 6 8 30 36 1.41 51 Rd 3
5 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 12 4 5 47 33 7 5 9 37 40 1.15 47 Rd 1
6 -2 Swindon Town 42 16 2 3 48 22 4 4 13 21 42 1.08 46 Rd 4
7 9 Luton Town 42 16 4 1 60 25 2 3 16 20 50 1.07 43 Rd 2
8 12 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 42 10 5 6 44 30 7 4 10 31 61 0.82 43 Rd 4
9 9 Aberdare Athletic 42 11 6 4 50 24 6 2 13 24 42 1.12 42 Rd 3
10 3 Gillingham 42 11 4 6 36 19 6 4 11 17 30 1.08 42 Rd 2
11 -1 Southend United 42 13 2 6 50 20 6 2 13 28 53 1.07 42 Rd 5
12 -3 Northampton Town 42 13 3 5 47 26 4 4 13 35 54 1.03 41 Rd 3
13D 2 Crystal Palace 42 16 1 4 50 21 3 2 16 25 58 0.95 41 Rd 5
14 8 Merthyr Town 42 13 3 5 51 25 1 8 12 18 50 0.92 39 Rd 1
15 -4 Watford 42 12 5 4 47 26 3 4 14 26 63 0.82 39 Rd 2
16 -4 Norwich City 42 11 5 5 35 26 4 4 13 23 47 0.79 39 Rd 1
17 -11 Newport County 42 11 5 5 39 27 3 5 13 25 47 0.86 38 Rd 2
18 3 Brentford 42 12 4 5 44 32 4 2 15 25 62 0.73 38 Rd 2
19 -2 Bristol Rovers 42 9 4 8 44 28 6 2 13 22 41 0.96 36 Rd 1
20 -13 Exeter City 42 13 2 6 54 25 2 3 16 18 45 1.03 35 Rd 1
21 -6 Charlton Athletic 42 9 7 5 32 23 2 6 13 16 45 0.71 35 Rd 3
22 -3 Queens Park Rangers 42 5 7 9 23 32 1 2 18 14 52 0.44 21 Rd 2
Notes
Charlton Athletic and Queens Park Rangers re-elected to league unopposed.
Football League recorded precise attendances until this time some clubs used to estimate attendance