Season 1936-37

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1937 Venue Gate Notes
Sunderland 3 1 Preston North End Wembley Stadium, London 93,495  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1937 Venue Gate Notes
Preston North End 4 1 West Bromwich Albion Highbury, London 42,636  
Sunderland 2 1 Millwall Leeds Road, Huddersfield 62,813  
Final Table for season 1936-37
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 8 Manchester City 42 15 5 1 56 22 7 8 6 51 39 1.754 57 35,920 Rd 6  
2 D 2 Charlton Athletic 42 15 5 1 37 13 6 7 8 21 36 1.184 54 31,086 Rd 3  
3 3 Arsenal 42 10 10 1 43 20 8 6 7 37 29 1.633 52 43,354 Rd 6  
4 -2 Derby County 42 13 3 5 58 39 8 4 9 38 51 1.067 49 20,475 Rd 5  
5 10 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 16 2 3 63 24 5 3 13 21 43 1.254 47 24,538 Rd 6  
6 -1 Brentford 42 14 5 2 58 32 4 5 12 24 46 1.051 46 24,544 Rd 4  
7 7 Middlesbrough 42 14 6 1 49 22 5 2 14 25 49 1.042 46 22,399 Rd 3  
8 -7 Sunderland 42 17 2 2 59 24 2 4 15 30 63 1.023 44 28,670 Winner
9 1 Portsmouth 42 13 3 5 41 29 4 7 10 21 37 0.939 44 19,692 Rd 3  
10 -6 Stoke City 42 12 6 3 52 27 3 6 12 20 30 1.263 42 22,248 Rd 4  
11 1 Birmingham 42 9 7 5 36 24 4 8 9 28 36 1.067 41 22,838 Rd 3  
12 5 Grimsby Town 42 13 3 5 60 32 4 4 13 26 49 1.062 41 11,514 Rd 5  
13 -5 Chelsea 42 11 6 4 36 21 3 7 11 16 34 0.945 41 32,414 Rd 4  
14 -7 Preston North End 42 10 6 5 35 28 4 7 10 21 39 0.836 41 18,045 Final
15 -12 Huddersfield Town 42 12 5 4 39 21 0 10 11 23 43 0.969 39 15,812 Rd 3  
16 2 West Bromwich Albion 42 13 3 5 45 32 3 3 15 32 66 0.786 38 21,730 SF
17 -1 Everton 42 12 7 2 56 23 2 2 17 25 55 1.038 37 30,294 Rd 5  
18 1 Liverpool 42 9 8 4 38 26 3 3 15 24 58 0.738 35 23,801 Rd 3  
19 -8 Leeds United 42 14 3 4 44 20 1 1 19 16 60 0.75 34 18,194 Rd 3  
20 -7 Bolton Wanderers 42 6 6 9 22 33 4 8 9 21 33 0.652 34 22,518 Rd 5  
21 D 2 Manchester United 42 8 9 4 29 26 2 3 16 26 52 0.705 32 32,332 Rd 4  
22 -2 Sheffield Wednesday 42 8 5 8 32 29 1 7 13 21 40 0.768 30 19,530 Rd 4  
 
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Second Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 5 Leicester City 42 14 4 3 56 26 10 4 7 33 31 1.561 56 20,353 Rd 4  
2 8 Blackpool 42 13 4 4 49 19 11 3 7 39 34 1.66 55 17,921 Rd 3
3 11 Bury 42 13 4 4 46 26 9 4 8 28 29 1.345 52 12,903 Rd 4
4 4 Newcastle United 42 11 3 7 45 23 11 2 8 35 33 1.429 49 24,436 Rd 3  
5 2 Plymouth Argyle 42 11 6 4 42 22 7 7 7 29 31 1.34 49 21,078 Rd 4  
6 -2 West Ham United 42 14 5 2 47 18 5 6 10 26 37 1.327 49 20,704 Rd 3  
7 -4 Sheffield United 42 16 4 1 48 14 2 6 13 18 40 1.222 46 21,136 Rd 4  
8D 3SCoventry City 42 11 5 5 35 19 6 6 9 31 35 1.222 45 22,758 Rd 5  
9 D 1Aston Villa 42 10 6 5 47 30 6 6 9 35 40 1.171 44 37,511 Rd 3  
10 -5 Tottenham Hotspur 42 13 3 5 57 26 4 6 11 31 40 1.333 43 25,342 Rd 6  
11 -2 Fulham 42 11 5 5 43 24 4 8 9 28 37 1.164 43 17,457 Rd 3  
12 D 1Blackburn Rovers 42 11 3 7 49 32 5 7 9 21 30 1.129 42 14,819 Rd 3  
13 2 Burnley 42 11 5 5 37 20 5 5 11 20 41 0.934 42 12,041 Rd 5  
14 6 Barnsley 42 11 6 4 30 23 5 3 13 20 41 0.781 41 12,038 Rd 3
15D 3NChesterfield 42 12 3 6 54 34 4 5 12 30 55 0.944 40 13,139 Rd 3  
16 -3 Swansea Town 42 14 2 5 40 16 1 5 15 10 49 0.769 37 9,880 Rd 5  
17 -6 Norwich City 42 8 6 7 38 29 6 2 13 25 42 0.887 36 16,006 Rd 4  
18 1 Nottingham Forest 42 10 6 5 42 30 2 4 15 26 60 0.756 34 16,255 Rd 3  
19 -2 Southampton 42 10 8 3 38 25 1 4 16 15 52 0.688 34 12,999 Rd 3  
20 -4 Bradford Park Avenue 42 10 4 7 33 33 2 5 14 19 55 0.591 33 10,422 Rd 3  
21 -9 Bradford City 42 8 8 5 36 31 1 4 16 18 63 0.574 30 10,046 Rd 3  
22 -4 Doncaster Rovers 42 6 6 9 18 29 1 4 16 12 55 0.357 24 11,697 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 Ave Gate FA Cup
1 4 Stockport County 42 17 3 1 59 18 6 11 4 25 21 2.154 60 11,011 Rd 1  
2 2 Lincoln City 42 18 1 2 65 20 7 6 8 38 37 1.807 57 7,139 Rd 2  
3 -1 Chester 42 15 5 1 68 21 7 4 10 19 36 1.526 53 7,828 Rd 4  
4 3 Oldham Athletic 42 13 7 1 49 25 7 4 10 28 34 1.305 51 6,433 Rd 3  
5 D 2 Hull City 42 13 6 2 39 22 4 6 11 29 47 0.986 46 7,061 Rd 1  
6 2 Hartlepools United 42 16 1 4 53 21 3 6 12 22 48 1.087 45 5,739 Rd 2  
7 10 Halifax Town 42 12 4 5 40 20 6 5 10 28 43 1.079 45 5,799 Rd 1  
8 10 Wrexham 42 12 3 6 41 21 4 9 8 30 36 1.246 44 5,470 Rd 3  
9 10 Mansfield Town 42 13 1 7 64 35 5 7 9 27 41 1.197 44 6,264 Rd 2  
10 3 Carlisle United 42 13 6 2 42 19 5 2 14 23 49 0.956 44 6,488 Rd 3  
11 D 2 Port Vale 42 12 6 3 39 23 5 4 12 19 41 0.906 44 7,298 Rd 3  
12 4 York City 42 13 3 5 54 27 3 8 10 25 43 1.129 43 5,257 Rd 4  
13 -4 Accrington Stanley 42 14 2 5 51 26 2 7 12 25 43 1.101 41 3,735 Rd 4
14 7 Southport 42 10 8 3 39 28 2 5 14 34 59 0.839 37 5,104 Rd 2  
15 7 New Brighton 42 10 8 3 36 16 3 3 15 19 54 0.786 37 4,396 Rd 1  
16 -1 Barrow 42 11 5 5 42 25 2 5 14 28 61 0.814 36 4,037 Rd 1
17 -6 Rotherham United 42 11 7 3 52 28 3 0 18 26 63 0.857 35 4,353 Rd 1  
18 2 Rochdale 42 12 3 6 44 27 1 6 14 25 59 0.802 35 4,669 Rd 1  
19 -16 Tranmere Rovers 42 10 8 3 52 30 2 1 18 19 58 0.807 33 6,123 Rd 1  
20 -14 Crewe Alexandra 42 6 8 7 31 31 4 4 13 24 52 0.663 32 3,875 Rd 3  
21 -7 Gateshead 42 9 8 4 40 31 2 2 17 23 67 0.643 32 2,835 Rd 2  
22 -10 Darlington 42 6 8 7 42 46 2 6 13 24 50 0.688 30 4,387 Rd 4  
Notes
Gateshead and Darlington re-elected to league.
Mansfield Town transferred to Third Division South for next season.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Shrewsbury Town, South Liverpool and Wigan Athletic.
 
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 Ave Gate FA Cup
1 1 Luton Town 42 19 1 1 69 16 8 3 10 34 37 1.943 58 15,315 Rd 4  
2 7 Notts County 42 15 3 3 44 23 8 7 6 30 29 1.423 56 14,129 Rd 1  
3 4 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 15 5 1 49 16 9 0 12 25 27 1.721 53 10,496 Rd 1  
4 1 Watford 42 14 4 3 53 21 5 7 9 32 39 1.417 49 9,233 Rd 1  
5 -2 Reading 42 14 5 2 53 23 5 6 10 23 37 1.267 49 9,086 Rd 3  
6 2 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 42 17 3 1 45 20 3 6 12 20 39 1.102 49 8,036 Rd 3
7 8 Northampton Town 42 15 4 2 56 22 5 2 14 29 46 1.25 46 9,960 Rd 1  
8 4 Millwall 42 12 4 5 43 24 6 6 9 21 30 1.185 46 18,996 SF
9 -5 Queens Park Rangers 42 12 2 7 51 24 6 7 8 22 28 1.404 45 10,293 Rd 3  
10 8 Southend United 42 10 8 3 49 23 7 3 11 29 44 1.164 45 8,049 Rd 2  
11 5 Gillingham 42 14 5 2 36 18 4 3 14 16 48 0.788 44 7,004 Rd 2  
12 2 Clapton Orient 42 10 8 3 29 17 4 7 10 23 35 1 43 8,000 Rd 2  
13 6 Swindon Town 42 12 4 5 52 24 2 7 12 23 49 1.027 39 8,444 Rd 2  
14 -8 Crystal Palace 42 11 7 3 45 20 2 5 14 17 41 1.016 38 10,870 Rd 1  
15 2 Bristol Rovers 42 14 3 4 49 20 2 1 18 22 60 0.888 36 10,551 Rd 3  
16 -3 Bristol City 42 13 3 5 42 20 2 3 16 16 50 0.829 36 9,487 Rd 1  
17D 3NWalsall 42 11 3 7 38 34 2 7 12 25 51 0.738 36 5,589 Rd 4  
18 2 Cardiff City 42 10 5 6 35 24 4 2 15 19 63 0.621 35 15,644 Rd 3  
19 2 Newport County 42 7 7 7 37 28 5 3 13 30 70 0.684 34 8,753 Rd 2  
20 -10 Torquay United 42 9 5 7 42 32 2 5 14 15 48 0.713 32 3,754 Rd 1  
21 1 Exeter City 42 9 5 7 36 37 1 7 13 23 51 0.67 32 5,422 Rd 5  
22 -11 Aldershot 42 5 6 10 29 29 2 3 16 21 60 0.562 23 4,018 Rd 1
Notes
Exeter City and Aldershot re-elected to league.
Failed election to Third Division South
Ipswich Town