Season 1960-61

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1961 Venue Gate Notes
Tottenham Hotspur 2 0 Leicester City Wembley Stadium, London 100,000  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1961 Venue Gate Notes
Leicester City 0 0 Sheffield United Elland Road, Leeds 52,095  
Tottenham Hotspur 3 0 Burnley Villa Park, Birmingham 69,968  
Leicester City 0 0 Sheffield United City Ground, Nottingham 43,500 Replay aet
Leicester City 2 0 Sheffield United St Andrews, Birmingham 37,190 Replay aet
 
League Cup Final 1961 Venue Gate Notes
Rotherham United 2 0 Aston Villa Millmoor Ground, Rotherham 12,226 1st Leg
Aston Villa 3 0 Rotherham United Villa Park, Birmingham 31,202 2nd Leg aet agg 3-2
 
League Cup Semi-Finals 1961 Venue Gate Notes
Rotherham United 3 2 Shrewsbury Town Millmoor Ground, Rotherham 13,397  
Burnley 1 1 Aston Villa Turf Moor, Burnley 15,908  
Shrewsbury Town 1 1 Rotherham United Gay Meadow, Shrewsbury 16,722 aet agg 3-4
Aston Villa 2 2 Burnley Villa Park,Birmingham 23,077 aet agg 3-3
Aston Villa 2 1 Burnley Old Trafford, Manchester 7,923 Replay
 
European Fairs Cup Final 1961 Venue Gate Notes
Birmingham City 2 2 Roma (Ita)  St Andrews, Birmingham 21,005 1st leg
Roma (Ita)  2 0 Birmingham City Stadio Olimpico, Rome 50,000 2nd Leg agg 4-2
Final Table for season 1960-61
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 2 Tottenham Hotspur 42 15 3 3 65 28 16 1 4 50 27 2.091 66 53,124 Winner DNE  
2 3 Sheffield Wednesday 42 15 4 2 45 17 8 8 5 33 30 1.66 58 29,942 Rd 6 DNE  
3 -1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 17 2 2 61 32 8 5 8 42 43 1.373 57 30,885 Rd 3 DNE European CWC SF
4 -3 Burnley 42 11 4 6 58 40 11 3 7 44 37 1.325 51 23,783 SF SF European Cup QF
5 10 Everton 42 13 4 4 47 23 9 2 10 40 46 1.261 50 43,448 Rd 3 Rd 5  
6 6 Leicester City 42 12 4 5 54 31 6 5 10 33 39 1.243 45 24,056 Final Rd 2  
7 0 Manchester United 42 14 5 2 58 20 4 4 13 30 56 1.158 45 37,889 Rd 4 Rd 2  
8 9 Blackburn Rovers 42 12 3 6 48 34 3 10 8 29 42 1.013 43 19,343 Rd 5 Rd 4  
9 D 2 Aston Villa 42 13 3 5 48 28 4 6 11 30 49 1.013 43 33,599 Rd 5 Winner  
10 -6 West Bromwich Albion 42 10 3 8 43 32 8 2 11 24 39 0.944 41 24,711 Rd 3 DNE  
11 2 Arsenal 42 12 3 6 44 35 3 8 10 33 50 0.906 41 34,399 Rd 3 DNE  
12 6 Chelsea 42 10 5 6 61 48 5 2 14 37 52 0.98 37 30,156 Rd 3 Rd 4  
13 3 Manchester City 42 10 5 6 41 30 3 6 12 38 60 0.878 37 29,408 Rd 4 Rd 3  
14 6 Nottingham Forest 42 8 7 6 34 33 6 2 13 28 45 0.795 37 24,630 Rd 3 Rd 4  
15 D 2 Cardiff City 42 11 5 5 34 26 2 6 13 26 59 0.706 37 23,390 Rd 3 Rd 2  
16 -2 West Ham United 42 12 4 5 53 31 1 6 14 24 57 0.875 36 21,947 Rd 3 Rd 2  
17 -7 Fulham 42 8 8 5 39 39 6 0 15 33 56 0.758 36 23,017 Rd 3 Rd 1  
18 -12 Bolton Wanderers 42 9 5 7 38 29 3 6 12 20 44 0.795 35 21,670 Rd 4 Rd 4  
19 0 Birmingham City 42 10 4 7 35 31 4 2 15 27 53 0.738 34 25,765 Rd 5 Rd 3 Fairs Cup Final
20 -9 Blackpool 42 9 3 9 44 34 3 6 12 24 39 0.932 33 18,715 Rd 3 Rd 2  
21 -13 Newcastle United 42 7 7 7 51 49 4 3 14 35 60 0.789 32 26,500 Rd 6 Rd 1  
22 -13 Preston North End 42 7 6 8 28 25 3 4 14 15 46 0.606 30 16,804 Rd 4 Rd 3  
 
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Second Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 10 Ipswich Town 42 15 3 3 55 24 11 4 6 45 31 1.818 59 15,095 Rd 3 Rd 1  
2 2 Sheffield United 42 16 2 3 49 22 10 4 7 32 29 1.588 58 18,487 SF Rd 2  
3 0 Liverpool 42 14 5 2 49 21 7 5 9 38 37 1.5 52 29,607 Rd 4 Rd 3  
4D 3Norwich City 42 15 3 3 46 20 5 6 10 24 33 1.321 49 24,461 Rd 5 Rd 4  
5 0 Middlesbrough 42 13 6 2 44 20 5 6 10 39 54 1.122 48 15,859 Rd 3 Rd 1  
6 10 Sunderland 42 12 5 4 47 24 5 8 8 28 36 1.25 47 26,051 Rd 6 Rd 2  
7 5 Swansea Town 42 14 4 3 49 26 4 7 10 28 47 1.055 47 12,085 Rd 5 Rd 2  
8D 3Southampton 42 12 4 5 57 35 6 4 11 27 46 1.037 44 18,665 Rd 4 Rd 5  
9 6 Scunthorpe United 42 9 8 4 39 25 5 7 9 30 39 1.078 43 9,187 Rd 4 Rd 1  
10 -3 Charlton Athletic 42 12 3 6 60 42 4 8 9 37 49 1.066 43 11,102 Rd 3 Rd 1  
11 8 Plymouth Argyle 42 13 4 4 52 32 4 4 13 29 50 0.988 42 17,613 Rd 3 Rd 4  
12 6 Derby County 42 9 6 6 46 35 6 4 11 34 45 1 40 14,094 Rd 3 Rd 3  
13 D 1Luton Town 42 13 5 3 48 27 2 4 15 23 52 0.899 39 12,574 Rd 5 Rd 2  
14 D 1Leeds United 42 7 7 7 41 38 7 3 11 34 45 0.904 38 13,443 Rd 3 Rd 4  
15 -7 Rotherham United 42 9 7 5 37 24 3 6 12 28 40 1.016 37 9,547 Rd 4 Final  
16 -2 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 9 6 6 33 26 5 3 13 28 49 0.813 37 15,474 Rd 4 Rd 3  
17 -8 Bristol Rovers 42 13 4 4 52 35 2 3 16 21 57 0.793 37 14,893 Rd 3 Rd 3  
18 -1 Stoke City 42 9 6 6 39 26 3 6 12 12 33 0.864 36 9,257 Rd 5 Rd 2  
19 -9 Leyton Orient 42 10 5 6 31 29 4 3 14 24 49 0.705 36 10,538 Rd 5 Rd 2  
20 -14 Huddersfield Town 42 7 5 9 33 33 6 4 11 29 38 0.873 35 13,434 Rd 4 Rd 2  
21 -1 Portsmouth 42 10 6 5 38 27 1 5 15 26 64 0.703 33 15,028 Rd 3 Rd 5  
22 -9 Lincoln City 42 5 4 12 30 43 3 4 14 18 52 0.505 24 7,423 Rd 4 Rd 1  
 
Third Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Third Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 6 Bury 46 18 3 2 62 17 12 5 6 46 28 2.4 68 10,207 Rd 1 Rd 3  
2D 4 Walsall 46 19 4 0 62 20 9 2 12 36 40 1.633 62 10,671 Rd 1 Rd 2  
3 5 Queens Park Rangers 46 18 4 1 58 23 7 6 10 35 37 1.55 60 9,957 Rd 2 Rd 1  
4D 4 Watford 46 12 7 4 52 27 8 5 10 33 45 1.181 52 12,599 Rd 3 Rd 1  
5D 4 Notts County 46 16 3 4 52 24 5 6 12 30 53 1.065 51 11,974 Rd 1 Rd 2  
6 -2 Grimsby Town 46 14 4 5 48 32 6 6 11 29 37 1.116 50 9,332 Rd 1 Rd 2  
7 7 Port Vale 46 15 3 5 63 30 2 12 9 33 49 1.215 49 9,702 Rd 3 Rd 2  
8 9 Barnsley 46 15 5 3 56 30 6 2 15 27 50 1.038 49 6,424 Rd 6 Rd 2  
9 6 Halifax Town 46 14 7 2 42 22 2 10 11 29 56 0.91 49 5,548 Rd 2 Rd 2  
10 -7 Shrewsbury Town 46 13 7 3 54 26 2 9 12 29 49 1.107 46 8,050 Rd 3 SF  
11 D 2 Hull City 46 13 6 4 51 28 4 6 13 22 45 1 46 8,435 Rd 3 Rd 1  
12D 4 Torquay United 46 8 12 3 37 26 6 5 12 38 57 0.904 45 6,153 Rd 2 Rd 2  
13 0 Newport County 46 12 7 4 51 30 5 4 14 30 60 0.9 45 5,417 Rd 1 Rd 1  
14 D 2 Bristol City 46 15 4 4 50 19 2 6 15 20 49 1.029 44 11,416 Rd 4 Rd 3  
15 -10 Coventry City 46 14 6 3 54 25 2 6 15 26 58 0.964 44 11,997 Rd 3 Rd 2  
16 0 Swindon Town 46 13 6 4 41 16 1 9 13 21 39 1.127 43 11,044 Rd 2 Rd 2  
17 -11 Brentford 46 10 9 4 41 28 3 8 12 15 42 0.8 43 7,392 Rd 1 Rd 3  
18 -7 Reading 46 13 5 5 48 29 1 7 15 24 54 0.867 40 7,692 Rd 3 Rd 2  
19 -9 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 46 8 7 8 34 39 7 3 13 24 37 0.763 40 7,809 Rd 3 Rd 2  
20 -8 Southend United 46 10 8 5 38 26 4 3 16 22 50 0.789 39 8,108 Rd 2 Rd 2  
21 -1 Tranmere Rovers 46 11 5 7 53 50 4 3 16 26 65 0.687 38 9,460 Rd 2 Rd 4  
22 -3 Bradford City 46 8 8 7 37 36 3 6 14 28 51 0.747 36 7,330 Rd 2 Rd 3  
23 -14 Colchester United 46 8 5 10 40 44 3 6 14 28 57 0.673 33 4,962 Rd 2 Rd 2  
24 -6 Chesterfield 46 9 6 8 42 29 1 6 16 25 58 0.77 32 5,180 Rd 3 Rd 3  
 
Fourth Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Fourth Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 NL Peterborough United 46 18 3 2 85 30 10 7 6 49 35 2.062 66 14,211 Rd 4 Rd 1  
2 6 Crystal Palace 46 16 4 3 64 28 13 2 8 46 41 1.594 64 19,092 Rd 2 Rd 1  
3 3 Northampton Town 46 16 4 3 53 25 9 6 8 37 37 1.452 60 10,682 Rd 3 Rd 2  
4 7 Bradford Park Avenue 46 16 5 2 49 22 10 3 10 35 52 1.135 60 9,209 Rd 1 Rd 2  
5D 3York City 46 17 3 3 50 14 4 6 13 30 46 1.333 51 6,900 Rd 3 Rd 1  
6 -1 Millwall 46 13 3 7 56 33 8 5 10 41 53 1.128 50 9,684 Rd 1 Rd 1  
7 8 Darlington 46 11 7 5 41 24 7 6 10 37 46 1.114 49 5,894 Rd 2 Rd 3  
8 8 Workington 46 14 3 6 38 28 7 4 12 36 48 0.974 49 3,210 Rd 1 Rd 2  
9 5 Crewe Alexandra 46 11 4 8 40 29 9 5 9 21 38 0.91 49 7,356 Rd 4 Rd 3  
10 3 Aldershot 46 16 4 3 55 19 2 5 16 24 50 1.145 45 6,298 Rd 4 Rd 2  
11 6 Doncaster Rovers 46 15 0 8 52 33 4 7 12 24 45 0.974 45 4,754 Rd 1 Rd 3  
12 11 Oldham Athletic 46 13 4 6 57 38 6 3 14 22 50 0.898 45 12,644 Rd 2 Rd 2  
13 -3 Stockport County 46 14 4 5 31 21 4 5 14 26 45 0.864 45 6,506 Rd 4 Rd 2  
14 7 Southport 46 12 6 5 47 27 7 0 16 22 40 1.03 44 4,644 Rd 3 Rd 1  
15 -8 Gillingham 46 9 7 7 45 34 6 6 11 19 32 0.97 43 6,005 Rd 3 Rd 2  
16D 3Wrexham 46 12 4 7 38 22 5 4 14 24 34 1.107 42 6,352 Rd 1 Rd 5  
17 -5 Rochdale 46 13 7 3 43 19 4 1 18 17 47 0.909 42 3,930 Rd 1 Rd 3  
18D 3Accrington Stanley 46 12 4 7 44 32 4 4 15 30 56 0.841 40 3,560 Rd 3 Rd 1  
19 0 Carlisle United 46 10 7 6 43 37 3 6 14 18 42 0.772 39 4,446 Rd 2 Rd 1  
20D 3Mansfield Town 46 10 3 10 39 34 6 3 14 32 44 0.91 38 4,921 Rd 2 Rd 1  
21 -12 Exeter City 46 12 3 8 39 32 2 7 14 27 62 0.702 38 5,125 Rd 1 Rd 1  
22 -4 Barrow 46 10 6 7 33 28 3 5 15 19 51 0.658 37 4,299 Rd 1 Rd 1  
23 1 Hartlepools United 46 10 4 9 46 40 2 4 17 25 63 0.689 32 4,091 Rd 1 Rd 1  
24 -4 Chester 46 9 7 7 38 35 2 2 19 23 69 0.587 31 4,884 Rd 1 Rd 1  
Notes
Exeter City, Barrow, Hartlepool United and Chester re-elected to league.
Failed election to Fourth Division
Bedford Town, Bexleyheath & Welling, Cambridge City, Chelmsford City, Gateshead, Gravesend & Northfleet, Guildford City, Hereford United, Kettering Town, King's Lynn Town, Morecambe, Oxford United, Romford, Scarborough, South Shields and Wigan Athletic.