Season 1930-31

FA Cup Final 1931 Venue Gate Notes
West Bromwich Albion 2 1 Birmingham Wembley Stadium, London 90,368  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1931 Venue Gate Notes
Birmingham 2 0 Sunderland Elland Road, Leeds43,570  
West Bromwich Albion 1 0 Everton Old Trafford, Manchester 69,241  
Final Table for season 1930-31
First Division
Home Away
Ptn First Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 13 Arsenal 42 14 5 2 67 27 14 5 2 60 32 2.153 66 37,106 Rd 4  
2 2 Aston Villa 42 17 3 1 86 34 8 6 7 42 44 1.641 59 30,802 Rd 3  
3 -2 Sheffield Wednesday 42 14 3 4 65 32 8 5 8 37 43 1.36 52 19,911 Rd 4  
4 9 Portsmouth 42 11 7 3 46 26 7 6 8 38 41 1.254 49 18,777 Rd 5  
5 5 Huddersfield Town 42 10 8 3 45 27 8 4 9 36 38 1.246 48 13,929 Rd 3  
6 -4 Derby County 42 12 6 3 56 31 6 4 11 38 48 1.19 46 15,054 Rd 3  
7 9 Middlesbrough 42 13 5 3 57 28 6 3 12 41 62 1.089 46 16,858 Rd 3  
8 -5 Manchester City 42 13 2 6 41 29 5 8 8 34 41 1.071 46 26,849 Rd 3  
9 3 Liverpool 42 11 6 4 48 28 4 6 11 38 57 1.012 42 26,089 Rd 3  
10 -4 Blackburn Rovers 42 14 3 4 54 28 3 5 13 29 56 0.988 42 15,698 Rd 5  
11 -2 Sunderland 42 12 4 5 61 38 4 5 12 28 47 1.047 41 22,015 SF
12 D 2 Chelsea 42 13 4 4 42 19 2 6 13 22 48 0.955 40 35,581 Rd 6  
13 5 Grimsby Town 42 13 2 6 55 31 4 3 14 27 56 0.943 39 13,084 Rd 5  
14 1 Bolton Wanderers 42 12 6 3 45 26 3 3 15 23 55 0.84 39 15,701 Rd 4  
15 5 Sheffield United 42 10 7 4 49 31 4 3 14 29 53 0.929 38 19,945 Rd 5  
16 -8 Leicester City 42 12 4 5 50 38 4 2 15 30 57 0.842 38 17,363 Rd 3  
17 2 Newcastle United 42 9 2 10 41 45 6 4 11 37 42 0.897 36 27,029 Rd 4  
18 -11 West Ham United 42 11 3 7 56 44 3 5 13 23 50 0.84 36 18,505 Rd 3  
19 -8 Birmingham 42 11 3 7 37 28 2 7 12 18 42 0.786 36 19,234 Final
20 D 2 Blackpool 42 8 7 6 41 44 3 3 15 30 81 0.568 32 17,115 Rd 4
21 -16 Leeds United 42 10 3 8 49 31 2 4 15 19 50 0.84 31 13,385 Rd 5  
22 -5 Manchester United 42 6 6 9 30 37 1 2 18 23 78 0.461 22 11,685 Rd 4  
 
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Second Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 D 1 Everton 42 18 1 2 76 31 10 4 7 45 35 1.833 61 26,039 SF
2 4 West Bromwich Albion 42 14 3 4 40 16 8 7 6 43 33 1.694 54 20,377 Winner
3 9 Tottenham Hotspur 42 15 5 1 64 20 7 2 12 24 35 1.6 51 28,121 Rd 4  
4 5 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 15 2 4 56 25 6 3 12 28 42 1.254 47 14,353 Rd 6  
5 D 3N Port Vale 42 15 3 3 39 16 6 2 13 28 45 1.098 47 10,445 Rd 4  
6 -2 Bradford Park Avenue 42 15 4 2 71 24 3 6 12 26 42 1.47 46 11,051 Rd 5  
7 9 Preston North End 42 12 5 4 55 31 5 6 10 28 33 1.297 45 12,702 Rd 3  
8 D 1 Burnley 42 13 5 3 55 30 4 6 11 26 47 1.052 45 11,493 Rd 4  
9 -2 Southampton 42 13 4 4 46 22 6 2 13 28 40 1.194 44 12,178 Rd 3  
10 8 Bradford City 42 12 5 4 39 26 5 5 11 22 37 0.968 44 14,195 Rd 4  
11 0 Stoke City 42 11 6 4 34 17 6 4 11 30 54 0.901 44 11,434 Rd 3  
12 -9 Oldham Athletic 42 13 5 3 45 28 3 5 13 16 44 0.847 42 11,313 Rd 3  
13 -8 Bury 42 14 3 4 44 20 5 0 16 31 62 0.915 41 8,814 Rd 4
14 0 Millwall 42 12 4 5 47 25 4 3 14 24 55 0.888 39 14,679 Rd 3  
15 -2 Charlton Athletic 42 11 4 6 35 33 4 5 12 24 53 0.686 39 10,875 Rd 3  
16 4 Bristol City 42 11 5 5 29 23 4 3 14 25 59 0.659 38 13,648 Rd 3  
17 -7 Nottingham Forest 42 12 6 3 54 35 2 3 16 26 50 0.941 37 8,264 Rd 3  
18 D 3S Plymouth Argyle 42 10 3 8 47 33 4 5 12 29 51 0.905 36 19,240 Rd 3  
19 -2 Barnsley 42 13 3 5 42 23 0 6 15 17 56 0.747 35 7,008 Rd 5
20 -5 Swansea Town 42 11 5 5 40 29 1 5 15 11 45 0.689 34 10,505 Rd 3  
21 -2 Reading 42 11 2 8 47 33 1 4 16 25 63 0.75 30 9,272 Rd 3  
22 -14 Cardiff City 42 7 6 8 32 31 1 3 17 15 56 0.54 25 8,267 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 3 Chesterfield 42 19 1 1 66 22 7 5 9 36 35 1.789 58 6,274 Rd 1  
2 3 Lincoln City 42 16 3 2 60 19 9 4 8 42 40 1.729 57 7,721 Rd 2  
3 9 Tranmere Rovers 42 16 3 2 73 26 8 3 10 38 48 1.5 54 7,358 Rd 1  
4 13 Wrexham 42 16 4 1 61 25 5 8 8 33 37 1.516 54 5,996 Rd 3  
5 4 Southport 42 15 3 3 52 19 7 6 8 36 37 1.571 53 3,475 Rd 6  
6 D 2 Hull City 42 12 7 2 64 20 8 3 10 35 35 1.8 50 6,550 Rd 3  
7 -5 Stockport County 42 15 5 1 54 19 5 4 12 23 42 1.262 49 6,946 Rd 2  
8 7 Carlisle United 42 13 4 4 68 32 7 1 13 30 49 1.21 45 5,838 Rd 3  
9 -2 Gateshead 42 14 4 3 46 22 2 9 10 25 51 0.973 45 5,938 Rd 3  
10 8 Wigan Borough 42 14 4 3 48 25 5 1 15 28 61 0.884 43 5,417 Rd 1
11 -8 Darlington 42 9 6 6 44 30 7 4 10 27 29 1.203 42 3,340 Rd 1  
12 -6 York City 42 15 3 3 59 30 3 3 15 26 52 1.037 42 3,906 Rd 3  
13 3 Accrington Stanley 42 14 2 5 51 31 1 7 13 33 77 0.778 39 3,192 Rd 2
14 6 Rotherham United 42 9 6 6 50 34 4 6 11 31 49 0.976 38 5,349 Rd 1  
15 -1 Doncaster Rovers 42 9 8 4 40 18 4 3 14 25 47 1 37 4,173 Rd 2  
16 6 Barrow 42 13 4 4 45 23 2 3 16 23 66 0.764 37 5,669 Rd 1
17 4 Halifax Town 42 11 6 4 30 16 2 3 16 25 73 0.618 35 5,291 Rd 2  
18 -7 Crewe Alexandra 42 13 2 6 52 35 1 4 16 14 58 0.71 34 3,489 Rd 2  
19 -6 New Brighton 42 12 4 5 36 25 1 3 17 13 51 0.645 33 3,382 Rd 1  
20 -12 Hartlepools United 42 10 2 9 47 37 2 4 15 20 49 0.779 30 3,438 Rd 1  
21 -11 Rochdale 42 9 1 11 42 50 3 5 13 20 57 0.579 30 3,162 Rd 1  
22 -3 Nelson 42 6 7 8 28 40 0 0 21 15 73 0.381 19 2,375 Rd 2  
Notes
Rochdale re-elected to league. Nelson failed re-election.
Chester elected to Third Division North
Failed election to the Third Division North
Manchester Central, Merthyr Town and Nelson
 
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 D 2 Notts County 42 16 4 1 58 13 8 7 6 39 33 2.109 59 12,257 Rd 4  
2 7 Crystal Palace 42 17 2 2 71 20 5 5 11 36 51 1.507 51 13,183 Rd 4  
3 -1 Brentford 42 14 3 4 62 30 8 3 10 28 34 1.406 50 8,236 Rd 4  
4 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 13 5 3 45 20 4 10 7 23 33 1.283 49 6,956 Rd 4  
5 6 Southend United 42 16 0 5 53 26 6 5 10 23 34 1.267 49 5,804 Rd 1  
6 -2 Northampton Town 42 10 6 5 37 20 8 6 7 40 39 1.305 48 7,846 Rd 1  
7 6 Luton Town 42 15 3 3 61 17 4 5 12 15 34 1.49 46 6,718 Rd 2  
8 -5 Queens Park Rangers 42 15 0 6 57 23 5 3 13 25 52 1.093 43 8,785 Rd 3  
9 -2 Fulham 42 15 3 3 49 21 3 4 14 28 54 1.027 43 10,825 Rd 3  
10 0 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 42 11 7 3 39 22 4 6 11 33 51 0.986 43 5,375 Rd 1
11 8 Torquay United 42 13 5 3 56 26 4 4 13 24 58 0.952 43 4,387 Rd 3  
12 2 Swindon Town 42 15 5 1 68 29 3 1 17 21 65 0.947 42 4,911 Rd 1  
13 3 Exeter City 42 12 6 3 55 35 5 2 14 29 55 0.933 42 5,122 Rd 6  
14 -8 Coventry City 42 11 4 6 55 28 5 5 11 20 37 1.154 41 10,188 Rd 2  
15 5 Bristol Rovers 42 12 3 6 49 36 4 5 12 26 56 0.815 40 6,613 Rd 4  
16 5 Gillingham 42 10 6 5 40 29 4 4 13 21 47 0.803 38 5,030 Rd 2  
17 0 Walsall 42 9 5 7 44 38 5 4 12 34 57 0.821 37 5,095 Rd 3  
18 -3 Watford 42 9 4 8 41 29 5 3 13 31 46 0.96 35 6,751 Rd 5  
19 -7 Clapton Orient 42 12 3 6 47 33 2 4 15 16 58 0.692 35 5,471 Rd 1  
20 NL Thames Association 42 12 5 4 34 20 1 3 17 20 73 0.581 34 2,810 Rd 1
21 -3 Newport County 42 10 5 6 45 31 1 1 19 24 80 0.622 28 2,840 Rd 2  
22 -14 Norwich City 42 10 7 4 37 20 0 1 20 10 56 0.618 28 8,070 Rd 2  
Notes
Norwich City re-elected to league. Newport County failed re-election.
Mansfield Town elected to Third Division South. Walsall transferred to Third Division North
Failed election to Third Division South
Aldershot, Llanelly and Merthyr Town