Season 1926-27

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1927 Venue Gate Notes
Cardiff City 1 0 Arsenal Wembley Stadium, London 91,206  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1927 Venue Gate Notes
Cardiff City 3 0 Reading Molineux, Wolverhampton 39,476  
Arsenal 2 1 Southampton Stamford Bridge, London 52,133  
Final Table for season 1926-27
First Division
Home Away
Ptn First Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 9 Newcastle United 42 19 1 1 64 20 6 5 10 32 38 1.655 56 36,662 Rd 5  
2 -1 Huddersfield Town 42 13 6 2 41 19 4 11 6 35 41 1.267 51 19,536 Rd 3  
3 0 Sunderland 42 15 3 3 70 28 6 4 11 28 42 1.4 49 18,142 Rd 3  
4 4 Bolton Wanderers 42 15 5 1 54 19 4 5 12 30 43 1.355 48 21,601 Rd 5  
5 15 Burnley 42 15 4 2 55 30 4 5 12 36 50 1.138 47 19,422 Rd 5  
6 12 West Ham United 42 9 6 6 50 36 10 2 9 36 34 1.229 46 18,136 Rd 4  
7 10 Leicester City 42 13 4 4 58 33 4 8 9 27 37 1.214 46 23,892 Rd 3  
8 -3 Sheffield United 42 12 6 3 46 33 5 4 12 28 53 0.86 44 22,687 Rd 3  
9 -2 Liverpool 42 13 4 4 47 27 5 3 13 22 34 1.131 43 28,502 Rd 5  
10 -4 Aston Villa 42 11 4 6 51 34 7 3 11 30 49 0.976 43 28,272 Rd 3  
11 -9 Arsenal 42 12 5 4 47 30 5 4 12 30 56 0.895 43 30,011 Final
12 D 2 Derby County 42 14 4 3 60 28 3 3 15 26 45 1.178 41 19,395 Rd 4  
13 2 Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 4 6 48 33 5 5 11 28 45 0.974 41 26,594 Rd 3  
14 2 Cardiff City 42 12 3 6 31 17 4 6 11 24 48 0.846 41 15,424 Winner
15 -6 Manchester United 42 9 8 4 29 19 4 6 11 23 45 0.813 40 26,137 Rd 3  
16 D 2 The Wednesday 42 15 3 3 49 29 0 6 15 26 63 0.815 39 23,061 Rd 4  
17 -3 Birmingham 42 13 3 5 36 17 4 1 16 28 56 0.877 38 22,286 Rd 4  
18 -6 Blackburn Rovers 42 9 5 7 40 40 6 3 12 37 56 0.802 38 18,891 Rd 3  
19 -15 Bury 42 8 5 8 43 38 4 7 10 25 39 0.883 36 15,443 Rd 3
20 -9 Everton 42 10 6 5 35 30 2 4 15 29 60 0.711 34 31,403 Rd 4  
21 -2 Leeds United 42 9 7 5 43 31 2 1 18 26 57 0.784 30 20,667 Rd 4  
22 -9 West Bromwich Albion 42 10 4 7 47 33 1 4 16 18 53 0.756 30 18,764 Rd 3  
 
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Second Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 9 Middlesbrough 42 18 2 1 78 23 9 6 6 44 37 2.033 62 21,836 Rd 5  
2 9 Portsmouth 42 14 4 3 58 17 9 4 8 29 32 1.776 54 16,792 Rd 4  
3 D 1 Manchester City 42 15 3 3 65 23 7 7 7 43 38 1.77 54 30,848 Rd 3  
4 -1 Chelsea 42 13 7 1 40 17 7 5 9 22 35 1.192 52 29,861 Rd 6  
5 12 Nottingham Forest 42 14 6 1 57 23 4 8 9 23 32 1.455 50 12,764 Rd 4  
6 6 Preston North End 42 14 4 3 54 29 6 5 10 20 43 0.875 49 17,165 Rd 4  
7 6 Hull City 42 13 4 4 43 19 7 3 11 20 33 1.212 47 11,302 Rd 5  
8 0 Port Vale 42 11 6 4 50 26 5 7 9 38 52 1.128 45 10,736 Rd 4  
9 -3 Blackpool 42 13 5 3 65 26 5 3 13 30 54 1.188 44 10,498 Rd 3
10 -3 Oldham Athletic 42 12 3 6 50 37 7 3 11 24 47 0.881 44 12,555 Rd 3  
11 7 Barnsley 42 13 5 3 56 23 4 4 13 32 64 1.011 43 8,505 Rd 4
12 -7 Swansea Town 42 13 5 3 44 21 3 6 12 24 51 0.944 43 14,288 Rd 6  
13 1 Southampton 42 9 8 4 35 22 6 4 11 25 40 0.968 42 9,821 SF
14 D 3S Reading 42 14 1 6 47 20 2 7 12 17 52 0.889 40 13,389 SF
15 -11 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 4 7 54 30 4 3 14 19 45 0.973 35 12,236 Rd 6  
16 D 1 Notts County 42 11 4 6 45 24 4 1 16 25 72 0.729 35 9,825 Rd 3  
17 D 3N Grimsby Town 42 6 7 8 39 39 5 5 11 35 52 0.813 34 12,556 Rd 3  
18 1 Fulham 42 11 4 6 39 31 2 4 15 19 61 0.63 34 16,202 Rd 4  
19 -10 South Shields 42 10 8 3 49 25 1 3 17 22 71 0.74 33 5,361 Rd 5  
20 0 Clapton Orient 42 9 3 9 37 35 3 4 14 23 61 0.625 31 12,925 Rd 3  
21 -6 Darlington 42 10 3 8 53 42 2 3 16 26 56 0.806 30 8,307 Rd 4  
22 -6 Bradford City 42 6 4 11 30 28 1 5 15 20 60 0.568 23 12,595 Rd 3  
 
Third Division North
Home Away
Ptn Third Division North Pld W D L F A W D L F A GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 D 2 Stoke City 42 17 3 1 57 11 10 6 5 35 29 2.3 63 10,423 Rd 1  
2 1 Rochdale 42 18 2 1 72 22 8 4 9 33 43 1.615 58 6,181 Rd 1  
3 -1 Bradford Park Avenue 42 18 3 0 74 21 6 4 11 27 38 1.712 55 10,507 Rd 1  
4 1 Halifax Town 42 13 6 2 46 23 8 5 8 24 30 1.321 53 7,928 Rd 1  
5 3 Nelson 42 16 2 3 64 20 6 5 10 40 55 1.387 51 5,952 Rd 2  
6 D 2 Stockport County 42 13 4 4 60 31 9 3 9 33 38 1.348 49* 8,998 Rd 1  
7 -3 Chesterfield 42 15 4 2 65 24 6 1 14 27 44 1.353 47 5,890 Rd 3  
8 2 Doncaster Rovers 42 13 4 4 58 27 5 7 9 23 38 1.246 47 5,984 Rd 2  
9 -2 Tranmere Rovers 42 13 5 3 54 22 6 3 12 31 45 1.269 46 6,668 Rd 1
10 2 New Brighton 42 14 2 5 49 21 4 8 9 30 46 1.179 46 5,080 Rd 1  
11 4 Lincoln City 42 9 5 7 50 33 6 7 8 40 45 1.154 42 4,981 Rd 3  
12 8 Southport 42 11 5 5 54 32 4 4 13 26 53 0.941 39 4,146 Rd 4  
13 6 Wrexham 42 10 5 6 41 26 4 5 12 24 47 0.89 38 4,751 Rd 2  
14 7 Walsall 42 10 4 7 35 22 4 6 11 33 59 0.84 38 4,660 Rd 3  
15 -4 Crewe Alexandra 42 11 5 5 46 28 3 4 14 25 53 0.877 37 5,192 Rd 3  
16 -7 Ashington 42 9 8 4 42 30 3 4 14 18 60 0.667 36 2,328 Rd 3
17 -11 Hartlepools United 42 11 4 6 43 26 3 2 16 23 55 0.815 34 3,020 Rd 1  
18 -1 Wigan Borough 42 10 6 5 44 28 1 4 16 22 55 0.795 32 4,037 Rd 2  
19 -5 Rotherham United 42 8 6 7 41 35 2 6 13 29 57 0.761 32 4,292 Rd 1  
20 -7 Durham City 42 9 4 8 35 35 3 2 16 23 70 0.552 30 1,814 DNE
21 -3 Accrington Stanley 42 9 3 9 45 38 1 4 16 17 60 0.633 27 4,100 Rd 4
22 0 Barrow 42 5 6 10 22 40 2 2 17 12 77 0.291 22 4,336 Rd 1
Notes
Accrington Stanley and Barrow re-elected to league.
Walsall transferred to Third Division South for following season.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Blyth Spartans, Carlisle United, Mansfield Town and York City
 
Third Division South
Home Away
Ptn Third Division South Pld W D L F A W D L F A GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 3 Bristol City 42 19 1 1 71 24 8 7 6 33 30 1.926 62 16,358 Rd 2  
2 0 Plymouth Argyle 42 17 4 0 52 14 8 6 7 43 47 1.557 60 10,852 Rd 3  
3 0 Millwall 42 16 2 3 55 19 7 8 6 34 32 1.745 56 14,170 Rd 6  
4 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 15 4 2 61 24 6 7 8 18 26 1.58 53 9,059 Rd 3  
5 1 Swindon Town 42 16 3 2 64 31 5 6 10 36 54 1.176 51 8,274 Rd 1
6 7 Crystal Palace 42 12 6 3 57 33 6 3 12 27 48 1.037 45 11,645 Rd 4  
7 1 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 42 13 2 6 49 24 5 6 10 29 42 1.182 44 5,453 Rd 3
8 -1 Luton Town 42 12 9 0 48 19 3 5 13 20 47 1.03 44 7,817 Rd 3  
9 8 Newport County 42 15 4 2 40 20 4 2 15 17 51 0.803 44 5,193 Rd 1  
10 9 Bristol Rovers 42 12 4 5 46 28 4 5 12 32 52 0.975 41 8,141 Rd 3  
11 7 Brentford 42 10 9 2 46 20 3 5 13 24 41 1.148 40 9,713 Rd 5  
12 8 Exeter City 42 14 4 3 46 18 1 6 14 30 55 1.041 40 7,195 Rd 3  
13 8 Charlton Athletic 42 13 5 3 44 22 3 3 15 16 39 0.984 40 6,951 Rd 2  
14 8 Queens Park Rangers 42 9 8 4 40 27 6 1 14 24 44 0.915 39 9,063 DNE
15 D 3N Coventry City 42 11 4 6 44 33 4 3 14 27 53 0.826 37 10,265 Rd 2  
16 0 Norwich City 42 10 5 6 41 25 2 6 13 18 46 0.831 35 7,835 Rd 3  
17 -3 Merthyr Town 42 11 5 5 42 25 2 4 15 21 55 0.788 35 3,170 Rd 1
18 -6 Northampton Town 42 13 4 4 36 23 2 1 18 23 64 0.711 35 6,077 Rd 2  
19 -8 Southend United 42 12 3 6 44 25 2 3 16 20 52 0.831 34 7,109 Rd 2  
20 -10 Gillingham 42 10 5 6 36 26 1 5 15 18 46 0.75 32 4,974 Rd 2  
21 -6 Watford 42 9 6 6 36 27 3 2 16 21 60 0.655 32 6,894 Rd 2  
22 -13 Aberdare Athletic 42 8 2 11 38 48 1 5 15 24 52 0.614 25 2,818 Rd 1
Notes
       
Watford re-elected to Third Division South. Aberdare Athletic failed re-election.
Torquay United elected to Third Division South.
Failed election to Third Division South
Ebbw Vale, Kettering Town and Yeovil & Petters United