Season 1951-52

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1952 Venue Gate Notes
Newcastle United 1 0 Arsenal Wembley Stadium, London 100,000  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1952 Venue Gate Notes
Newcastle United 0 0 Blackburn Rovers Hillsborough, Sheffield 65,000  
Newcastle United 2 1 Blackburn Rovers Elland Road, Leeds 53,920 Replay
Arsenal 1 1 Chelsea White Hart Lane, London 68,084  
Arsenal 3 0 Chelsea White Hart Lane, London 57,450 Replay
Final Table for season 1951-52
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 1 Manchester United 42 15 3 3 55 21 8 8 5 40 31 1.827 57 42,538 Rd 3
2 -1 Tottenham Hotspur 42 16 1 4 45 20 6 8 7 31 31 1.49 53 51,134 Rd 4
3 2 Arsenal 42 13 7 1 54 30 8 4 9 26 31 1.311 53 51,649 Final
4 3 Portsmouth 42 13 3 5 42 25 7 5 9 26 33 1.172 48 32,523 Rd 6
5 3 Bolton Wanderers 42 11 7 3 35 26 8 3 10 30 35 1.066 48 35,832 Rd 3
6 9 Aston Villa 42 13 3 5 49 28 6 6 9 30 42 1.129 47 38,643 Rd 3
7 D 2 Preston North End 42 10 5 6 39 22 7 7 7 35 32 1.37 46 32,936 Rd 3
8 -4 Newcastle United 42 12 4 5 62 28 6 5 10 36 45 1.342 45 50,476 Winner
9 -6 Blackpool 42 12 5 4 40 27 6 4 11 24 37 1 45 25,854 Rd 3
10 7 Charlton Athletic 42 12 5 4 41 24 5 5 11 27 39 1.079 44 27,609 Rd 3
11 -2 Liverpool 42 6 11 4 31 25 6 8 7 26 36 0.934 43 38,019 Rd 5
12 0 Sunderland 42 8 6 7 41 28 7 6 8 29 33 1.148 42 39,853 Rd 3
13 3 West Bromwich Albion 42 8 9 4 38 29 6 4 11 36 48 0.961 41 29,575 Rd 5
14 -4 Burnley 42 9 6 6 32 19 6 4 11 24 44 0.889 40 26,624 Rd 6
15 D 2 Manchester City 42 7 5 9 29 28 6 8 7 29 33 0.951 39 38,296 Rd 3
16 -2 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 8 6 7 40 33 4 8 9 33 40 1 38 34,656 Rd 4
17 -6 Derby County 42 10 4 7 43 37 5 3 13 20 43 0.788 37 21,945 Rd 3
18 -12 Middlesbrough 42 12 4 5 37 25 3 2 16 27 63 0.727 36 29,161 Rd 4
19 1 Chelsea 42 10 3 8 31 29 4 5 12 21 43 0.722 36 39,932 SF
20 -7 Stoke City 42 8 6 7 34 32 4 1 16 15 56 0.557 31 24,962 Rd 4
21 -2 Huddersfield Town 42 9 3 9 32 35 1 5 15 17 47 0.598 28 24,250 Rd 3
22 -4 Fulham 42 5 7 9 38 31 3 4 14 20 46 0.753 27 31,517 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 Ave Gate FA Cup
1 D 1Sheffield Wednesday 42 14 4 3 54 23 7 7 7 46 43 1.515 53 41,422 Rd 3
2 1 Cardiff City 42 18 2 1 52 15 2 9 10 20 39 1.333 51 28,945 Rd 3
3 1 Birmingham City 42 11 6 4 36 21 10 3 8 31 35 1.196 51 24,481 Rd 4
4D 3SNottingham Forest 42 12 6 3 41 22 6 7 8 36 40 1.242 49 28,131 Rd 3
5 9 Leicester City 42 12 6 3 48 24 7 3 11 30 40 1.219 47 25,875 Rd 3
6 -1 Leeds United 42 13 7 1 35 15 5 4 12 24 42 1.035 47 24,281 Rd 5
7 D 1Everton 42 12 5 4 42 25 5 5 11 22 33 1.103 44 37,391 Rd 3
8 11 Luton Town 42 9 7 5 46 35 7 5 9 31 43 0.987 44 16,284 Rd 6
9D 3NRotherham United 42 11 4 6 40 25 6 4 11 33 46 1.028 42 18,771 Rd 4
10 -1 Brentford 42 11 7 3 34 20 4 5 12 20 35 0.982 42 23,022 Rd 4
11 -3 Sheffield United 42 13 2 6 57 28 5 3 13 33 48 1.184 41 31,185 Rd 6
12 1 West Ham United 42 13 5 3 48 29 2 6 13 19 48 0.87 41 20,359 Rd 4
13 -1 Southampton 42 11 6 4 40 25 4 5 12 21 48 0.836 41 19,050 Rd 3
14 -8 Blackburn Rovers 42 11 3 7 35 30 6 3 12 19 33 0.857 40 23,228 SF
15 2 Notts County 42 11 5 5 45 27 5 2 14 26 41 1.044 39 26,525 Rd 4
16 -5 Doncaster Rovers 42 9 4 8 29 28 4 8 9 26 32 0.917 38 21,078 Rd 5
17 3 Bury 42 13 2 6 43 22 2 5 14 24 47 0.971 37 14,100 Rd 3
18 -8 Hull City 42 11 5 5 44 23 2 6 13 16 47 0.857 37 29,210 Rd 4
19 -1 Swansea Town 42 10 4 7 45 26 2 8 11 27 50 0.947 36 18,224 Rd 5
20 -5 Barnsley 42 8 7 6 39 33 3 7 11 20 39 0.819 36 15,867 Rd 4
21 -14 Coventry City 42 9 5 7 36 33 5 1 15 23 49 0.72 34 22,547 Rd 4
22 -6 Queens Park Rangers 42 8 8 5 35 35 3 4 14 17 46 0.642 34 16,545 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 Lincoln City 46 19 2 2 80 23 11 7 5 41 29 2.327 69 13,811 Rd 3
2 D 2 Grimsby Town 46 19 2 2 59 14 10 6 7 37 31 2.133 66 14,904 Rd 2
3 7 Stockport County 46 12 9 2 47 17 11 4 8 27 23 1.85 59 12,030 Rd 1
4 11 Oldham Athletic 46 19 2 2 65 22 5 7 11 25 39 1.475 57 16,153 Rd 2
5 3 Gateshead 46 14 7 2 41 17 7 4 12 25 32 1.347 53 6,114 Rd 4
6 -4 Mansfield Town 46 17 3 3 50 23 5 5 13 23 37 1.217 52 9,569 Rd 1
7 -4 Carlisle United 46 10 7 6 31 24 9 6 8 31 33 1.088 51 10,100 Rd 1
8 -2 Bradford Park Avenue 46 13 6 4 51 28 6 6 11 23 36 1.156 50 12,101 Rd 4
9 7 Hartlepools United 46 17 3 3 47 19 4 5 14 24 46 1.092 50 9,248 Rd 3
10 7 York City 46 16 4 3 53 19 2 9 12 20 33 1.404 49 7,968 Rd 1
11 -7 Tranmere Rovers 46 17 2 4 59 29 4 4 15 17 42 1.07 48 7,567 Rd 4
12 7 Barrow 46 13 5 5 33 19 4 7 12 24 42 0.934 46 6,939 Rd 1
13 D 2 Chesterfield 46 15 7 1 47 16 2 4 17 18 50 0.985 45 9,730 Rd 2
14 -2 Scunthorpe & Lindsey United 46 10 11 2 39 23 4 5 14 26 51 0.878 44 8,303 Rd 3
15 -8 Bradford City 46 12 5 6 40 32 4 5 14 21 36 0.897 42 11,558 Rd 2
16 -7 Crewe Alexandra 46 12 6 5 42 28 5 2 16 21 54 0.768 42 6,061 Rd 1
17 4 Southport 46 12 6 5 36 22 3 5 15 17 49 0.746 41 5,452 Rd 2
18 -4 Wrexham 46 14 5 4 41 22 1 4 18 22 51 0.863 39 8,161 Rd 2
19 -6 Chester 46 13 4 6 46 30 2 5 16 26 55 0.847 39 6,146 Rd 3
20 2 Halifax Town 46 11 4 8 31 23 3 3 17 30 74 0.629 35 6,745 Rd 1
21 -10 Rochdale 46 10 5 8 32 34 1 8 14 15 45 0.595 35 4,992 Rd 3
22 1 Accrington Stanley 46 6 8 9 30 34 4 4 15 31 58 0.663 32 6,378 Rd 1
23 -5 Darlington 46 10 5 8 39 34 1 4 18 25 69 0.621 31 5,044 Rd 1
24 NL Workington 46 8 4 11 33 34 3 3 17 17 57 0.549 29 6,679 Rd 3
Notes
Darlington and Workington re-elected to league.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Nelson, New Brighton, North Sheilds, 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 3 Plymouth Argyle 46 19 3 1 70 19 10 5 8 37 34 2.019 66 19,236 Rd 1
2 1 Reading 46 19 2 2 73 23 10 1 12 39 37 1.867 61 15,455 Rd 3
3 -1 Norwich City 46 18 1 4 55 15 8 8 7 34 35 1.78 61 21,445 Rd 3
4 1 Millwall 46 16 5 2 46 21 7 7 9 28 32 1.396 58 19,338 Rd 2
5 8 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 15 4 4 57 24 9 6 8 30 39 1.381 58 17,831 Rd 1
6 5 Newport County 46 13 7 3 45 26 8 5 10 32 50 1.013 54 9,960 Rd 3
7 -1 Bristol Rovers 46 14 5 4 60 20 6 7 10 29 33 1.679 52 17,369 Rd 4
8 13 Northampton Town 46 17 1 5 65 31 5 4 14 28 43 1.257 49 11,767 Rd 1
9 -2 Southend United 46 16 6 1 56 17 3 4 16 19 49 1.136 48 9,002 Rd 5
10 6 Colchester United 46 12 7 4 32 22 5 5 13 24 55 0.727 46 9,413 Rd 3
11 9 Torquay United 46 10 3 10 53 42 7 7 9 33 56 0.878 44 7,564 Rd 2
12 6 Aldershot 46 11 4 8 40 27 7 4 12 38 62 0.876 44 7,493 Rd 2
13 -1 Port Vale 46 11 11 1 33 16 3 4 16 17 50 0.758 43 11,226 Rd 1
14 -5 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 46 11 4 8 42 30 5 6 12 27 45 0.92 42 10,873 Rd 1
15 -5 Bristol City 46 13 6 4 44 26 2 6 15 14 43 0.841 42 16,957 Rd 2
16 1 Swindon Town 46 9 9 5 29 22 5 5 13 22 46 0.75 42 10,560 Rd 5
17 -9 Ipswich Town 46 12 4 7 45 31 4 5 14 18 43 0.851 41 11,335 Rd 3
18 1 Leyton Orient 46 12 5 6 39 26 4 4 15 16 42 0.809 41 11,435 Rd 5
19 5 Crystal Palace 46 9 7 7 32 28 6 2 15 29 52 0.763 39 14,846 Rd 1
20D 3NShrewsbury Town 46 11 3 9 35 29 2 7 14 27 57 0.721 36 9,799 Rd 1
21 2 Watford 46 7 7 9 34 37 6 3 14 23 44 0.704 36 9,597 Rd 2
22 0 Gillingham 46 10 7 6 47 31 1 6 16 24 50 0.877 35 12,576 Rd 2
23 -9 Exeter City 46 10 4 9 40 36 3 5 15 25 50 0.756 35 8,321 Rd 2
24 -9 Walsall 46 11 3 9 38 31 2 2 19 17 63 0.585 31 7,084 Rd 1
Notes
Exeter City and Walsall re-elected to league.
Port Vale transferred to Third Division North.
Failed election to Third Division South
Bath City, Headington United, Merthyr Tydfil, Peterborough United, Worcester City and Yeovil Town