Season 1949-50

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1950 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Arsenal 2 0 Liverpool D 1 Wembley Stadium (Empire Stadium), London 100,000
  Lewis 2 Line-ups          
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1950 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Arsenal 2 2 Chelsea D 1 White Hart Lane, London 67,752
  Cox, Compton L     Bentley 2      
D 1 Liverpool 2 0 Everton D 1 Maine Road, Manchester 72,000
  Paisley, Liddell            
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1950 Replay Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Arsenal 1 0 Chelsea D 1 White Hart Lane, London 66,482 aet
  Cox              
Final Table for Season 1949-50
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts FA Cup
1 0 Portsmouth 42 12 7 2 44 15 10 2 9 30 23 1.95 53 Rd 5
2 4 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 11 8 2 47 21 9 5 7 29 28 1.55 53 Rd 5
3 5 Sunderland 42 14 6 1 50 23 7 4 10 33 39 1.34 52 Rd 4
4 -2 Manchester United 42 11 5 5 42 20 7 9 5 27 24 1.57 50 Rd 6
5 -1 Newcastle United 42 14 4 3 49 23 5 8 8 28 32 1.40 50 Rd 4
6 -1 Arsenal 42 12 4 5 48 24 7 7 7 31 31 1.44 49 Win
7 9 Blackpool 42 10 8 3 29 14 7 7 7 17 21 1.31 49 Rd 6
8 4 Liverpool 42 10 7 4 37 23 7 7 7 27 31 1.19 48 Final
9 10 Middlesbrough 42 14 2 5 37 18 6 5 10 22 30 1.23 47 Rd 4
10 5 Burnley 42 9 7 5 23 17 7 6 8 17 23 1.00 45 Rd 5
11 -8 Derby County 42 11 5 5 46 26 6 5 10 23 35 1.13 44 Rd 6
12 -2 Aston Villa 42 10 7 4 31 19 5 5 11 30 42 1.00 42 Rd 3
13 0 Chelsea 42 7 7 7 31 30 5 9 7 27 35 0.89 40SF
14D 2 West Bromwich Albion 42 9 7 5 28 16 5 5 11 19 37 0.89 40 Rd 3
15 5 Huddersfield Town 42 11 4 6 34 22 3 5 13 18 51 0.71 37 Rd 3
16 -2 Bolton Wanderers 42 10 5 6 34 22 0 9 12 11 37 0.76 34 Rd 4
17D 2 Fulham 42 8 6 7 24 19 2 8 11 17 35 0.76 34 Rd 3
18 0 Everton 42 6 8 7 24 20 4 6 11 18 46 0.64 34SF
19 -8 Stoke City 42 10 4 7 27 28 1 8 12 18 47 0.60 34 Rd 3
20 -11 Charlton Athletic 42 7 5 9 33 35 6 1 14 20 30 0.82 32 Rd 4
21 -14 Manchester City 42 7 8 6 27 24 1 5 15 9 44 0.53 29 Rd 3
22 -5 Birmingham City 42 6 8 7 19 24 1 6 14 12 43 0.46 28 Rd 3
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 4 Tottenham Hotspur 42 15 3 3 51 15 12 4 5 30 20 2.31 61 Rd 5
2 6 Sheffield Wednesday 42 12 7 2 46 23 6 9 6 21 25 1.40 52 Rd 3
3D 1 Sheffield United 42 9 10 2 36 19 10 4 7 32 30 1.39 52 Rd 4
4 -1 Southampton 42 13 4 4 44 25 6 10 5 20 23 1.33 52 Rd 3
5 10 Leeds United 42 11 8 2 33 16 6 5 10 21 29 1.20 47 Rd 6
6D 1 Preston North End 42 12 5 4 37 21 6 4 11 23 28 1.22 45 Rd 3
7D 3N Hull City 42 11 8 2 39 25 6 3 12 25 47 0.89 45 Rd 4
8D 3S Swansea Town 42 11 3 7 34 18 6 6 9 19 31 1.08 43 Rd 4
9 9 Brentford 42 11 5 5 21 12 4 8 9 23 37 0.90 43 Rd 3
10 -6 Cardiff City 42 13 3 5 28 14 3 7 11 13 30 0.93 42 Rd 5
11 0 Grimsby Town 42 13 5 3 53 25 3 3 15 21 48 1.01 40 Rd 4
12 4 Coventry City 42 8 6 7 32 24 5 7 9 23 31 1.00 39 Rd 3
13 -4 Barnsley 42 11 6 4 45 28 2 7 12 19 39 0.96 39 Rd 3
14 -8 Chesterfield 42 12 3 6 28 16 3 6 12 15 31 0.91 39 Rd 5
15 4 Leicester City 42 8 9 4 30 25 4 6 11 25 40 0.85 39 Rd 3
16 -2 Blackburn Rovers 42 10 5 6 30 15 4 5 12 25 45 0.92 38 Rd 3
17 -7 Luton Town 42 8 9 4 28 22 2 9 10 13 29 0.80 38 Rd 3
18 -6 Bury 42 10 8 3 37 19 4 1 16 23 46 0.92 37 Rd 4
19 -12 West Ham United 42 8 7 6 30 25 4 5 12 23 36 0.87 36 Rd 4
20 -7 Queens Park Rangers 42 6 5 10 21 30 5 7 9 19 27 0.70 34 Rd 3
21 -1 Plymouth Argyle 42 6 6 9 19 24 2 10 9 25 41 0.68 32 Rd 3
22 -5 Bradford 42 7 6 8 34 34 3 5 13 17 43 0.66 31 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 2 Doncaster Rovers 42 9 9 3 30 15 10 8 3 36 23 1.74 55 Rd 4
2 3 Gateshead 42 13 5 3 51 23 10 2 9 36 31 1.61 53 Rd 2
3 4 Rochdale 42 15 3 3 42 13 6 6 9 26 28 1.66 51 Rd 2
4D 2 Lincoln City 42 14 5 2 35 9 7 4 10 25 30 1.54 51 Rd 1
5 6 Tranmere Rovers 42 15 3 3 35 21 4 8 9 16 27 1.06 49 Rd 2
6 -4 Rotherham United 42 10 6 5 46 28 9 4 8 34 31 1.36 48 Rd 3
7 5 Crewe Alexandra 42 10 6 5 38 27 7 8 6 30 28 1.24 48 Rd 2
8 2 Mansfield Town 42 12 4 5 37 20 6 8 7 29 34 1.22 48 Rd 2
9 6 Carlisle United 42 12 6 3 39 20 4 9 8 29 31 1.33 47 Rd 3
10 -2 Stockport County 42 14 2 5 33 21 5 5 11 22 31 1.06 45 Rd 5
11 -5 Oldham Athletic 42 10 4 7 32 31 6 7 8 26 32 0.92 43 Rd 3
12 6 Chester 42 12 3 6 47 33 5 3 13 23 46 0.89 40 Rd 2
13 7 Accrington Stanley 42 12 5 4 41 21 4 2 15 16 41 0.92 39 Rd 1
14 3 New Brighton 42 10 5 6 27 25 4 5 12 18 38 0.71 38 Rd 1
15 -2 Barrow 42 9 6 6 27 20 5 3 13 20 33 0.89 37 Rd 1
16 5 Southport 42 7 10 4 29 26 5 3 13 22 45 0.72 37 Rd 3
17 -13 Darlington 42 9 8 4 35 27 2 5 14 21 42 0.81 35 Rd 1
18 -2 Hartlepools United 42 10 3 8 37 35 4 2 15 15 44 0.66 33 Rd 2
19 3 Bradford City 42 11 1 9 38 32 1 7 13 23 44 0.80 32 Rd 2
20 -11 Wrexham 42 8 7 6 24 17 2 5 14 15 37 0.72 32 Rd 2
21 -2 Halifax Town 42 9 5 7 35 31 3 3 15 23 54 0.68 32 Rd 1
22 -8 York City 42 6 7 8 29 33 3 6 12 23 37 0.74 31 Rd 1
Notes
Halifax Town and York City re-elected to league.
Third Division North extended to 24 clubs.
Scunthorpe & Lindsey United and Shrewsbury Town elected to Third Division North.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Ashington, Nelson, Northwich Victoria, North Sheilds, South Liverpool and Wigan Athletic. Bangor City withdrew application.
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 10 Notts County 42 17 3 1 60 12 8 5 8 35 38 1.90 58 Rd 3
2 18 Northampton Town 42 12 6 3 43 21 8 5 8 29 29 1.44 51 Rd 5
3 15 Southend United 42 15 4 2 43 15 4 9 8 23 33 1.38 51 Rd 3
4D 2 Nottingham Forest 42 13 0 8 37 15 7 9 5 30 24 1.72 49 Rd 2
5 4 Torquay United 42 13 6 2 40 23 6 4 11 26 40 1.05 48 Rd 2
6 11 Watford 42 10 6 5 26 13 6 7 8 19 22 1.29 45 Rd 4
7 15 Crystal Palace 42 12 5 4 35 21 3 9 9 20 33 1.02 44 Rd 1
8 -2 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 9 8 4 32 24 7 4 10 25 45 0.83 44 Rd 1
9 -4 Bristol Rovers 42 12 5 4 34 18 7 0 14 17 33 1.00 43 Rd 1
10 -8 Reading 42 15 2 4 48 21 2 6 13 22 43 1.09 42 Rd 3
11 -1 Norwich City 42 11 5 5 44 21 5 5 11 21 42 1.03 42 Rd 3
12 -9 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 42 11 6 4 38 19 5 4 12 19 37 1.02 42 Rd 4
13 0 Port Vale 42 12 6 3 33 13 3 5 13 14 29 1.12 41 Rd 4
14 -10 Swindon Town 42 9 7 5 41 30 6 4 11 18 32 0.95 41 Rd 2
15 1 Bristol City 42 12 4 5 38 19 3 6 12 22 42 0.98 40 Rd 1
16 -4 Exeter City 42 9 8 4 37 27 5 3 13 26 48 0.84 39 Rd 4
17 -10 Ipswich Town 42 9 6 6 36 36 3 5 13 21 50 0.66 35 Rd 3
18 1 Leyton Orient 42 10 6 5 33 30 2 5 14 20 55 0.62 35 Rd 1
19 -5 Walsall 42 8 8 5 37 25 1 8 12 24 37 0.98 34 Rd 1
20 1 Aldershot 42 10 5 6 30 16 3 3 15 18 44 0.80 34 Rd 1
21 -6 Newport County 42 11 5 5 50 34 2 3 16 17 64 0.68 34 Rd 3
22 -14 Millwall 42 11 1 9 39 29 3 3 15 16 34 0.87 32 Rd 1
Notes
Newport County and Millwall re-elected to league.
Third Division South extended to 24 clubs.
Colchester United and Gillingham elected to Third Division South.
Failed election to Third Division South
Chelmsford City, Cradley Heath, Llanelly, Merthyr Tydfil, Nuneaton Borough, Peterborough United, Worcester City and Yeovil Town.