Season 1957-58

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1958 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Bolton Wanderers 2 0 Manchester United D 1 Wembley Stadium (Empire Stadium), London 100,000
  Lofthouse 2            
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1958 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Bolton Wanderers 2 1 Blackburn Rovers D 2 Maine Road, Manchester 74,800
  Gubbins 2     Dobing      
D 1 Manchester United 2 2 Fulham D 2 Villa Park, Birmingham 69,745
  Charlton 2     Stevens, Hill      
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1958 Replay Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Manchester United 5 3 Fulham D 2 Highbury, London 38,258
  Dawson 3, Charlton, Brennan     Dwight, Stevens, Chamberlain      
 
European Fairs Cup Final 1958 1st & 2nd Leg Venue Gate Notes
NL London XI  2 2 Barcelona  Stamford Bridge 45,644
  Greaves, Langley (p)            
Barcelona  6 0 London XI  NL Nou Camp, Barcelona 70,000 agg 8-2
Final Tables for season 1957-58
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts FA Cup FL Cup Euro
1 5 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 17 3 1 60 21 11 5 5 43 26 2.19 64 Rd 6
2 1 Preston North End 42 18 2 1 63 14 8 5 8 37 37 1.96 59 Rd 3
3 -1 Tottenham Hotspur 42 13 4 4 58 33 8 5 8 35 44 1.21 51 Rd 4
4 7 West Bromwich Albion 42 14 4 3 59 29 4 10 7 33 41 1.31 50 Rd 6
5 13 Manchester City 42 14 4 3 58 33 8 1 12 46 67 1.04 49 Rd 3
6 1 Burnley 42 16 2 3 52 21 5 3 13 28 53 1.08 47 Rd 4
7 -3 Blackpool 42 11 2 8 47 35 8 4 9 33 32 1.19 44 Rd 3
8 8 Luton Town 42 13 3 5 45 22 6 3 12 24 41 1.10 44 Rd 3
9 -8 Manchester United 42 10 4 7 45 31 6 7 8 40 44 1.13 43Final EC SF
10D 2 Nottingham Forest 42 10 4 7 41 27 6 6 9 28 36 1.10 42 Rd 4
11 1 Chelsea 42 10 5 6 47 34 5 7 9 36 45 1.05 42 Rd 4
12 -7 Arsenal 42 10 4 7 48 39 6 3 12 25 46 0.86 39 Rd 3
13 -1 Birmingham City 42 8 6 7 43 37 6 5 10 33 52 0.85 39 Rd 3 Fairs SF
14 -4 Aston Villa 42 12 4 5 46 26 4 3 14 27 60 0.85 39 Rd 3
15 -6 Bolton Wanderers 42 9 5 7 38 35 5 5 11 27 52 0.75 38 Win
16 -1 Everton 42 5 9 7 34 35 8 2 11 31 40 0.87 37 Rd 4
17 -9 Leeds United 42 10 6 5 33 23 4 3 14 18 40 0.81 37 Rd 3
18D 2 Leicester City 42 11 4 6 59 41 3 1 17 32 71 0.81 33 Rd 3
19 -2 Newcastle United 42 6 4 11 38 42 6 4 11 35 39 0.90 32 Rd 4
20 -1 Portsmouth 42 10 6 5 45 34 2 2 17 28 54 0.83 32 Rd 4
21 -1 Sunderland 42 7 7 7 32 33 3 5 13 22 64 0.56 32 Rd 3
22 -8 Sheffield Wednesday 42 12 2 7 45 40 0 5 16 24 52 0.75 31 Rd 5
Manager of the Season
1. Stan Cullis - Wolverhampton Wanderers
2. Cliff Britton - Preston North End
3. Jimmy Anderson - Tottenham Hotspurs
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Second Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts FA Cup FL Cup Euro
1 7 West Ham United 42 12 8 1 56 25 11 3 7 45 29 1.87 57 Rd 5
2 2 Blackburn Rovers 42 13 7 1 50 18 9 5 7 43 39 1.63 56 SF
3D 1 Charlton Athletic 42 15 3 3 65 33 9 4 8 42 36 1.55 55 Rd 4
4 -1 Liverpool 42 17 3 1 50 13 5 7 9 29 41 1.46 54 Rd 6
5 6 Fulham 42 13 5 3 53 24 7 7 7 44 35 1.64 52 SF
6 1 Sheffield United 42 12 5 4 38 22 9 5 7 37 28 1.50 52 Rd 5
7 -1 Middlesbrough 42 13 3 5 52 29 6 4 11 31 45 1.12 45 Rd 4
8D 3S Ipswich Town 42 13 4 4 45 29 3 8 10 23 40 0.99 44 Rd 4
9 3 Huddersfield Town 42 9 8 4 28 24 5 8 8 35 42 0.95 44 Rd 3
10 -1 Bristol Rovers 42 12 5 4 52 31 5 3 13 33 49 1.06 42 Rd 6
11 -6 Stoke City 42 9 4 8 49 36 9 2 10 26 37 1.03 42 Rd 5
12 3 Leyton Orient 42 14 2 5 53 27 4 3 14 24 52 0.97 41 Rd 4
13 3 Grimsby Town 42 13 4 4 54 30 4 2 15 32 53 1.04 40 Rd 3
14 5 Barnsley 42 10 6 5 40 25 4 6 11 30 49 0.95 40 Rd 3
15D 1 Cardiff City 42 10 5 6 44 31 4 4 13 19 46 0.82 37 Rd 5
16D 3N Derby County 42 11 3 7 37 36 3 5 13 23 45 0.74 36 Rd 3
17 -4 Bristol City 42 9 5 7 35 31 4 4 13 28 57 0.72 35 Rd 5
18 -1 Rotherham United 42 8 3 10 38 44 6 2 13 27 57 0.64 33 Rd 3
19 -9 Swansea Town 42 8 3 10 48 45 3 6 12 24 54 0.73 31 Rd 3
20 -2 Lincoln City 42 6 6 9 33 35 5 3 13 22 47 0.67 31 Rd 3
21 -1 Notts County 42 9 3 9 24 31 3 3 15 20 49 0.55 30 Rd 4
22 -8 Doncaster Rovers 42 7 5 9 34 40 1 6 14 22 48 0.64 27 Rd 3
Manager of the Season
1. Ted Fenton - West Ham United
2. Johnny Carey - Blackburn Rovers
3. Phil Taylor - Liverpool
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 FL Cup Euro
1 13 Scunthorpe & Lindsey United 46 16 5 2 46 19 13 3 7 42 31 1.76 66 Rd 5
2 1 Accrington Stanley 46 16 4 3 53 28 9 5 9 30 33 1.36 59 Rd 3
3 6 Bradford City 46 13 7 3 42 19 8 8 7 31 30 1.49 57 Rd 3
4D 2 Bury 46 17 4 2 61 18 6 6 11 33 44 1.52 56 Rd 2
5 3 Hull City 46 15 6 2 49 20 4 9 10 29 47 1.16 53 Rd 4
6 10 Mansfield Town 46 16 3 4 68 42 6 5 12 32 50 1.09 52 Rd 3
7 4 Halifax Town 46 15 5 3 52 20 5 6 12 31 49 1.20 51 Rd 1
8 -2 Chesterfield 46 12 8 3 39 28 6 7 10 32 41 1.03 51 Rd 1
9 -4 Stockport County 46 15 4 4 54 28 3 7 13 20 39 1.10 47 Rd 4
10 3 Rochdale 46 14 4 5 50 25 5 4 14 29 42 1.18 46 Rd 1
11 12 Tranmere Rovers 46 12 6 5 51 32 6 4 13 31 44 1.08 46 Rd 3
12 0 Wrexham 46 13 8 2 39 18 4 4 15 22 45 0.97 46 Rd 1
13 -6 York City 46 11 8 4 40 26 6 4 13 28 50 0.89 46 Rd 4
14 3 Gateshead 46 12 5 6 41 27 3 10 10 27 49 0.89 45 Rd 1
15 4 Oldham Athletic 46 11 7 5 44 32 3 10 10 28 52 0.86 45 Rd 2
16 -1 Carlisle United 46 13 3 7 56 35 6 3 14 24 43 1.03 44 Rd 2
17 -15 Hartlepools United 46 11 6 6 45 26 5 6 12 28 50 0.96 44 Rd 2
18 -8 Barrow 46 9 7 7 36 32 4 8 11 30 42 0.89 41 Rd 1
19 -15 Workington 46 11 6 6 46 33 3 7 13 26 48 0.89 41 Rd 3
20 -2 Darlington 46 15 3 5 53 25 2 4 17 25 64 0.88 41 Rd 5
21 0 Chester 46 7 10 6 38 26 6 3 14 35 55 0.90 39 Rd 2
22 -2 Bradford 46 8 6 9 41 41 5 5 13 27 54 0.72 37 Rd 1
23 -1 Southport 46 8 3 12 29 40 3 3 17 23 48 0.59 28 Rd 1
24 0 Crewe Alexandra 46 6 5 12 29 41 2 2 19 18 52 0.51 23 Rd 1
Notes
At end of season top 12 clubs in Third Division North will join new Third Division.
Bottom 12 clubs will form new Fourth Division. 
Southport and Crewe Alexandra re-elected to league.
Failed election to Third Division North
Burton Albion, Morecambe, Morecambe and South Shields
Manager of the Season
1. Ron Suart - Scunthorpe & Lindsey United
2. Walter Galbraith - Accrington Stanley
3. Dave Russell - Bury
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 FL Cup Euro
1 5 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 13 6 4 52 30 11 6 6 36 34 1.38 60 Rd 2
2 6 Brentford 46 15 5 3 52 24 9 5 9 30 32 1.46 58 Rd 1
3 15 Plymouth Argyle 46 17 4 2 43 17 8 4 11 24 31 1.40 58 Rd 3
4 19 Swindon Town 46 14 7 2 47 16 7 8 8 32 34 1.58 57 Rd 1
5 8 Reading 46 14 5 4 52 23 7 8 8 27 28 1.55 55 Rd 3
6 -2 Southampton 46 16 3 4 78 31 6 7 10 34 41 1.56 54 Rd 2
7 0 Southend United 46 14 5 4 56 26 7 7 9 34 32 1.55 54 Rd 3
8 16 Norwich City 46 11 9 3 41 28 8 6 9 34 42 1.07 53 Rd 3
9 -4 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 46 16 5 2 54 24 5 4 14 27 50 1.09 51 Rd 2
10 0 Queens Park Rangers 46 15 6 2 40 14 3 8 12 24 51 0.98 50 Rd 2
11 1 Newport County 46 12 6 5 40 24 5 8 10 33 43 1.09 48 Rd 1
12 -9 Colchester United 46 13 5 5 45 27 4 8 11 32 52 0.97 47 Rd 1
13 1 Northampton Town 46 13 1 9 60 33 6 5 12 27 46 1.10 44 Rd 4
14 6 Crystal Palace 46 12 5 6 46 30 3 8 12 24 42 0.97 43 Rd 3
15D 2 Port Vale 46 12 6 5 49 24 4 4 15 18 34 1.16 42 Rd 2
16 -5 Watford 46 9 8 6 34 27 4 8 11 25 50 0.77 42 Rd 1
17 -8 Shrewsbury Town 46 10 6 7 29 25 5 4 14 20 46 0.69 40 Rd 1
18 1 Aldershot 46 7 9 7 31 34 5 7 11 28 55 0.66 40 Rd 3
19 -3 Coventry City 46 10 9 4 41 24 3 4 16 20 57 0.75 39 Rd 2
20 -5 Walsall 46 10 7 6 37 24 4 2 17 24 51 0.81 37 Rd 1
21 -19 Torquay United 46 9 7 7 33 34 2 6 15 16 40 0.66 35 Rd 2
22 0 Gillingham 46 12 5 6 33 24 1 4 18 19 57 0.64 35 Rd 3
23 -6 Millwall 46 6 6 11 37 36 5 3 15 26 55 0.69 31 Rd 2
24 -3 Exeter City 46 10 4 9 37 35 1 5 17 20 64 0.58 31 Rd 1
Notes
At end of season top 12 clubs in Third Division South will join new Third Division.
Bottom 12 clubs will form new Fourth Division
Failed election to Third Division South
Bedford Town, Gloucester City, Headington United, Hereford United, Kettering Town, King's Lynn Town, Peterborough United and Yeovil Town
Manager of the Season
1. Bert Head - Swindon Town
2. Malcolm McDonald - Brentford
3. Bill Lane - Brighton and Hove Albion
Outstanding Manager of all divisions for the season Stan Cullis - Wolverhampton Wanderers