Season 1964-65

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1965 Venue Gate Notes
Liverpool 2 1 Leeds United Wembley Stadium, London 100,000 aet
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1965 Venue Gate Notes
Manchester United 0 0 Leeds United Hillsborough, Sheffield 65,000 aet
Liverpool 2 0 Chelsea Villa Park, Birmingham 67,686  
Leeds United 1 0 Manchester United City Ground, Nottingham 46,300 Replay
 
League Cup Final 1965 Venue Gate Notes
Chelsea 3 2 Leicester City Stamford Bridge, London 20,690  
Leicester City 0 0 Chelsea Filbert Street, Leicester 26,958 agg 2-3
 
League Cup Semi-Finals 1965 Venue Gate Notes
Aston Villa 2 3 Chelsea Villa Park, Birmingham 12,000  
Leicester City 3 2 Plymouth Argyle Filbert Street, Leicester 12,470  
Chelsea 1 1 Aston Villa Stamford Bridge, London 17,425 agg 4-3
Plymouth Argyle 0 1 Leicester City Home Park, Plymouth 20,872 agg 2-4
 
European Cup Winners Cup Final 1965 Venue Gate Notes
West Ham United 2 0 TSV 1860 Munchen (Ger) Wembley Stadium, London 100,000  
Final Table for season 1964-65
First Division
Home Away
Ptn First Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 1 Manchester United 42 16 4 1 52 13 10 5 6 37 26 2.282 61 46,126 SF DNE Fairs Cup SF
2 D 2 Leeds United 42 16 3 2 53 23 10 6 5 30 29 1.596 61 37,484 Final Rd 3  
3 2 Chelsea 42 15 2 4 48 19 9 6 6 41 35 1.648 56 37,076 SF Winner  
4 -1 Everton 42 9 10 2 37 22 8 5 8 32 38 1.15 49 42,061 Rd 4 DNE Fairs Cup Rd 3
5 8 Nottingham Forest 42 10 7 4 45 33 7 6 8 26 34 1.06 47 27,421 Rd 5 DNE  
6 -2 Tottenham Hotspur 42 18 3 0 65 20 1 4 16 22 51 1.225 45 39,391 Rd 5 DNE  
7 -6 Liverpool 42 12 5 4 42 33 5 5 11 25 40 0.918 44 41,043 Winner DNE European Cup SF
8 -2 Sheffield Wednesday 42 13 5 3 37 15 3 6 12 20 40 1.036 43 20,392 Rd 3 DNE  
9 5 West Ham United 42 14 2 5 48 25 5 2 14 34 46 1.155 42 25,858 Rd 4 Rd 2 European CWC Winner
10 -3 Blackburn Rovers 42 12 2 7 46 33 4 8 9 37 46 1.051 42 16,110 Rd 3 Rd 3  
11 6 Stoke City 42 11 4 6 40 27 5 6 10 27 39 1.015 42 25,787 Rd 4 Rd 4  
12 -3 Burnley 42 9 9 3 39 26 7 1 13 31 44 1 42 15,739 Rd 5 DNE  
13 -5 Arsenal 42 11 5 5 42 31 6 2 13 27 44 0.92 41 31,345 Rd 4 DNE  
14 -4 West Bromwich Albion 42 10 5 6 45 25 3 8 10 25 40 1.077 39 19,081 Rd 3 DNE  
15 D 2 Sunderland 42 12 6 3 45 26 2 3 16 19 48 0.865 37 40,642 Rd 4 Rd 4  
16 3 Aston Villa 42 14 1 6 36 24 2 4 15 21 58 0.695 37 22,187 Rd 5 SF  
17 1 Blackpool 42 9 7 5 41 28 3 4 14 26 50 0.859 35 18,641 Rd 3 Rd 3  
18 -7 Leicester City 42 9 6 6 43 36 2 7 12 26 49 0.812 35 19,996 Rd 6 Final  
19 -7 Sheffield United 42 7 5 9 30 29 5 6 10 20 35 0.781 35 20,006 Rd 4 Rd 2  
20 -5 Fulham 42 10 5 6 44 32 1 7 13 16 46 0.769 34 17,550 Rd 3 Rd 3  
21 -5 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 8 2 11 33 36 5 2 14 26 53 0.663 30 21,499 Rd 6 DNE  
22 -2 Birmingham City 42 6 8 7 36 40 2 3 16 28 56 0.667 27 19,712 Rd 3 Rd 2  
 
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Second Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 7 Newcastle United 42 16 4 1 50 16 8 5 8 31 29 1.8 57 35,659 Rd 3 Rd 2  
2 9 Northampton Town 42 14 7 0 37 16 6 9 6 29 34 1.32 56 15,366 Rd 3 Rd 5  
3 D 1 Bolton Wanderers 42 13 6 2 46 17 7 4 10 34 41 1.379 50 14,650 Rd 5 Rd 2  
4 1 Southampton 42 12 6 3 49 25 5 8 8 34 38 1.317 48 17,122 Rd 4 Rd 3  
5 D 1 Ipswich Town 42 11 7 3 48 30 4 10 7 26 37 1.104 47 13,428 Rd 4 Rd 2  
6 11 Norwich City 42 15 4 2 47 21 5 3 13 14 36 1.07 47 18,329 Rd 3 Rd 4  
7 D 3 Crystal Palace 42 11 6 4 37 24 5 7 9 18 27 1.078 45 18,240 Rd 6 Rd 4  
8 4 Huddersfield Town 42 12 4 5 28 15 5 6 10 25 36 1.039 44 9,644 Rd 4 Rd 2  
9 4 Derby County 42 11 5 5 48 35 5 6 10 36 44 1.063 43 13,820 Rd 3 Rd 2  
10 D 3 Coventry City 42 10 5 6 41 29 7 4 10 31 41 1.029 43 26,607 Rd 3 Rd 5  
11 -5 Manchester City 42 12 3 6 40 24 4 6 11 23 38 1.016 41 14,753 Rd 3 Rd 2  
12 -9 Preston North End 42 11 8 2 46 29 3 5 13 30 52 0.938 41 15,622 Rd 4 Rd 2  
13 2 Cardiff City 42 10 7 4 43 25 3 7 11 21 32 1.123 40 10,588 Rd 3 Rd 2 European CWC Rd 2
14 -7 Rotherham United 42 10 7 4 39 25 4 5 12 31 44 1.014 40 9,753 Rd 4 Rd 3  
15 5 Plymouth Argyle 42 10 7 4 36 28 6 1 14 27 51 0.797 40 14,881 Rd 4 SF  
16 2 Bury 42 9 4 8 36 30 5 6 10 24 36 0.909 38 7,789 Rd 3 Rd 3  
17 -7 Middlesbrough 42 8 5 8 40 31 5 4 12 30 45 0.921 35 15,692 Rd 5 Rd 2  
18 -14 Charlton Athletic 42 8 5 8 35 34 5 4 12 29 41 0.853 35 13,065 Rd 4 Rd 4  
19 -3 Leyton Orient 42 10 4 7 36 34 2 7 12 14 38 0.694 35 8,924 Rd 3 Rd 3  
20 -11 Portsmouth 42 11 4 6 36 22 1 6 14 20 55 0.727 34 13,062 Rd 3 Rd 3  
21 -7 Swindon Town 42 12 3 6 43 30 2 2 17 20 51 0.778 33 15,213 Rd 3 Rd 2  
22 -3 Swansea Town 42 9 7 5 40 29 2 3 16 22 55 0.738 32 10,472 Rd 5 Rd 4  
 
Third Division
Home Away
Ptn Third Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 D 4 Carlisle United 46 14 5 4 46 24 11 5 7 30 29 1.434 60 10,794 Rd 1 Rd 3  
2 3 Bristol City 46 14 6 3 53 18 10 5 8 39 37 1.673 59 12,198 Rd 3 Rd 2  
3 4 Mansfield Town 46 17 4 2 61 23 7 7 9 34 38 1.557 59 9,450 Rd 2 Rd 3  
4 4 Hull City 46 14 6 3 51 25 9 6 8 40 32 1.596 58 14,629 Rd 2 Rd 2  
5 11 Brentford 46 18 4 1 55 18 6 5 12 28 37 1.509 57 10,740 Rd 3 Rd 1  
6 6 Bristol Rovers 46 14 7 2 52 21 6 8 9 30 37 1.414 55 13,095 Rd 3 Rd 2  
7 D 4 Gillingham 46 16 5 2 45 13 7 4 12 25 37 1.4 55 11,323 Rd 2 Rd 1  
8 2 Peterborough United 46 16 3 4 61 33 6 4 13 24 41 1.149 51 10,022 Rd 6 Rd 2  
9 -6 Watford 46 13 8 2 45 21 4 8 11 26 43 1.109 50 7,417 Rd 1 Rd 2  
10 D 2 Grimsby Town 46 11 10 2 37 21 5 7 11 31 46 1.015 49 7,144 Rd 2 Rd 3  
11 -7 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 46 12 4 7 40 24 6 7 10 32 39 1.143 47 7,748 Rd 2 Rd 2  
12 2 Southend United 46 14 4 5 48 24 5 4 14 30 47 1.099 46 7,157 Rd 1 Rd 3  
13 -7 Reading 46 12 8 3 45 26 4 6 13 25 44 1 46 7,533 Rd 4 Rd 4  
14 1 Queens Park Rangers 46 15 5 3 48 23 2 7 14 24 57 0.9 46 5,670 Rd 2 Rd 2  
15 D 4 Workington 46 11 7 5 30 22 6 5 12 28 47 0.841 46 5,178 Rd 3 Rd 5  
16 -5 Shrewsbury Town 46 10 6 7 42 38 5 6 12 34 46 0.905 42 5,636 Rd 5 Rd 2  
17 D 4 Exeter City 46 8 7 8 33 27 4 10 9 18 25 0.981 41 6,460 Rd 2 Rd 2  
18 D 2 Scunthorpe United 46 9 8 6 42 27 5 4 14 23 45 0.903 40 5,618 Rd 1 Rd 2  
19 0 Walsall 46 9 4 10 34 36 6 3 14 21 44 0.688 37 6,750 Rd 1 Rd 1  
20 -11 Oldham Athletic 46 10 3 10 40 39 3 7 13 21 44 0.735 36 8,184 Rd 3 Rd 2  
21 -3 Luton Town 46 6 8 9 32 36 5 3 15 19 58 0.543 33 6,663 Rd 3 Rd 2  
22 -9 Port Vale 46 7 6 10 27 33 2 8 13 14 43 0.539 32 5,552 Rd 2 Rd 1  
23 -6 Colchester United 46 7 6 10 30 34 3 4 16 20 55 0.562 30 3,655 Rd 2 Rd 1  
24 -4 Barnsley 46 8 5 10 33 31 1 6 16 21 59 0.6 29 4,274 Rd 2 Rd 2  
 
Fourth Division
Home Away
Ptn Fourth Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 7 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 18 5 0 68 20 8 6 9 34 37 1.789 63 17,907 Rd 1 Rd 1  
2 D 3 Millwall 46 13 10 0 45 15 10 6 7 33 30 1.733 62 9,185 Rd 4 Rd 2  
3 19 York City 46 20 1 2 63 21 8 5 10 28 35 1.625 62 7,185 Rd 2 Rd 1  
4 14 Oxford United 46 18 4 1 54 13 5 11 7 33 31 1.977 61 8,744 Rd 1 Rd 2  
5 2 Tranmere Rovers 46 20 2 1 72 20 7 4 12 27 36 1.768 60 11,656 Rd 1 Rd 2  
6 14 Rochdale 46 15 4 4 46 22 7 10 6 28 31 1.396 58 4,686 Rd 1 Rd 2  
7 6 Bradford Park Avenue 46 14 8 1 52 22 6 9 8 34 40 1.387 57 8,366 Rd 1 Rd 1  
8 4 Chester 46 19 1 3 75 26 6 5 12 44 55 1.469 56 7,659 Rd 3 Rd 3  
9 5 Doncaster Rovers 46 13 6 4 46 25 7 5 11 38 47 1.167 51 8,552 Rd 3 Rd 3  
10 D 3 Crewe Alexandra 46 11 8 4 55 34 7 5 11 35 47 1.111 49 4,263 Rd 1 Rd 1  
11 -5 Torquay United 46 11 5 7 41 33 10 2 11 29 37 1 49 4,385 Rd 3 Rd 2  
12 4 Chesterfield 46 13 5 5 36 22 7 3 13 22 48 0.829 48 6,131 Rd 3 Rd 4  
13 D 3 Notts County 46 12 7 4 43 23 3 7 13 18 50 0.836 44 5,756 Rd 2 Rd 3  
14 D 3 Wrexham 46 12 5 6 59 37 5 4 14 25 55 0.913 43 5,824 Rd 2 Rd 1  
15 8 Hartlepools United 46 11 10 2 44 28 4 3 16 17 57 0.718 43 5,884 Rd 2 Rd 1  
16 -1 Newport County 46 14 5 4 54 26 3 3 17 31 55 1.049 42 4,031 Rd 3 Rd 1  
17 2 Darlington 46 14 2 7 52 30 4 4 15 32 57 0.966 42 4,292 Rd 3 Rd 2  
18 -9 Aldershot 46 14 3 6 46 25 1 4 18 18 59 0.762 37 4,648 Rd 2 Rd 1  
19 -14 Bradford City 46 9 2 12 37 36 3 6 14 33 52 0.795 32 3,785 Rd 1 Rd 5  
20 1 Southport 46 5 9 9 35 45 3 7 13 23 44 0.652 32 2,870 Rd 3 Rd 1  
21 3 Barrow 46 9 4 10 30 38 3 2 18 29 67 0.562 30 3,200 Rd 1 Rd 1  
22 -11 Lincoln City 46 8 4 11 35 33 3 2 18 23 66 0.586 28 4,474 Rd 3 Rd 1  
23 -13 Halifax Town 46 9 4 10 37 37 2 2 19 17 66 0.524 28 3,006 Rd 1 Rd 1  
24 -7 Stockport County 46 8 4 11 30 34 2 3 18 14 53 0.506 27 5,739 Rd 4 Rd 1  
Notes
Barrow, Lincoln City, Halifax Town and Stockport County re-elected to league.
Failed election to Fourth Division
Bedford Town, Bexley United, Cambridge United, Corby Town, Gateshead, Guildford City, Hereford United, Morecambe, New Brighton, Romford, South Shields, Wellington Town, Wigan Athletic & Wimbledon.