Season 1982-83

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1983 Venue Gate Notes
Manchester United 2 2 Brighton & Hove Albion Wembley Stadium, London100,000  
Manchester United 4 0 Brighton & Hove Albion Wembley Stadium, London 92,000 Replay
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1983 Venue Gate Notes
Brighton & Hove Albion 2 1 Sheffield Wednesday Highbury, London54,000  
Manchester United 2 1 Arsenal Villa Park, Birmingham 46,535  
 
League Cup Final 1983 Venue Gate Notes
Liverpool 2 1 Manchester United Wembley Stadium, London 100,000 aet
 
League Cup Semi-Finals 1983 Venue Gate Notes
Liverpool 3 0 Burnley Anfield Road, Liverpool33,520  
Arsenal 2 4 Manchester United Highbury, London 43,136  
Burnley 1 0 Liverpool Turf Moor, Burnley 22,350 agg 1-3
Manchester United 2 1 Arsenal Old Trafford, Manchester 56,635 agg 6-3
Final Table for season 1982-83
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 0 Liverpool 42 16 4 1 55 16 8 6 7 32 21 50 82 34,836 Rd 5 Winner European Cup QF
2 D 2 Watford 42 16 2 3 49 20 6 3 12 25 37 17 71 19,486 Rd 5 Rd 3  
3 0 Manchester United 42 14 7 0 39 10 5 6 10 17 28 18 70 41,575 Winner Final UEFA Cup Rd 1
4 0 Tottenham Hotspur 42 15 4 2 50 15 5 5 11 15 35 15 69 30,581 Rd 5 Rd 5 European CWC Rd 3
5 7 Nottingham Forest 42 12 5 4 34 18 8 4 9 28 32 12 69 17,846 Rd 3 Rd 5  
6 5 Aston Villa 42 17 2 2 47 15 4 3 14 15 35 12 68 23,748 Rd 6 Rd 2 European Cup QF
7 1 Everton 42 13 6 2 43 19 5 4 12 23 29 18 64 20,310 Rd 6 Rd 3  
8 1 West Ham United 42 13 3 5 41 23 7 1 13 27 39 6 64 22,822 Rd 3 Rd 5  
9 -7 Ipswich Town 42 11 3 7 39 23 4 10 7 25 27 14 58 19,534 Rd 5 Rd 2 UEFA Cup Rd 1
10 -5 Arsenal 42 11 6 4 36 19 5 4 12 22 37 2 58 24,153 SF SF UEFA Cup Rd 1
11 6 West Bromwich Albion 42 11 5 5 35 20 4 7 10 16 29 2 57 15,200 Rd 4 Rd 2  
12 -5 Southampton 42 11 5 5 36 22 4 7 10 18 36 -4 57 18,860 Rd 3 Rd 4 UEFA Cup Rd 1
13 5 Stoke City 42 13 4 4 34 21 3 5 13 19 43 -11 57 16,627 Rd 4 Rd 2  
14 D 2 Norwich City 42 10 6 5 30 18 4 6 11 22 40 -6 54 17,386 Rd 6 Rd 4  
15 0 Notts County 42 12 4 5 37 25 3 3 15 18 46 -16 52 10,265 Rd 4 Rd 4  
16 3 Sunderland 42 7 10 4 30 22 5 4 12 18 39 -13 50 17,370 Rd 3 Rd 3  
17 -1 Birmingham City 42 9 7 5 29 24 3 7 11 11 31 -15 50 15,593 Rd 4 Rd 4  
18 D 2 Luton Town 42 7 7 7 34 33 5 6 10 31 51 -19 49 13,452 Rd 4 Rd 4  
19 -5 Coventry City 42 10 5 6 29 17 3 4 14 19 42 -11 48 10,499 Rd 4 Rd 3  
20 -10 Manchester City 42 9 5 7 26 23 4 3 14 21 47 -23 47 26,788 Rd 4 Rd 3  
21 -15 Swansea City 42 10 4 7 32 29 0 7 14 19 40 -18 41 11,682 Rd 3 Rd 3 European CWC Rd 3
22 -9 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 8 7 6 25 22 1 6 14 13 46 -30 40 14,669 Final Rd 2  
 
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Second Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 4 Queens Park Rangers 42 16 3 2 51 16 10 4 7 26 20 41 85 12,807 Rd 3 Rd 2  
2 D 1Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 14 5 2 42 16 6 10 5 26 28 24 75 15,667 Rd 4 Rd 2  
3 5 Leicester City 42 11 4 6 36 15 9 6 6 36 29 28 70 12,381 Rd 3 Rd 2  
4D 3Fulham 42 13 5 3 36 20 7 4 10 28 27 17 69 10,831 Rd 4 Rd 2  
5 4 Newcastle United 42 13 6 2 43 21 5 7 9 32 32 22 67 24,166 Rd 3 Rd 2  
6 -2 Sheffield Wednesday 42 9 8 4 33 23 7 7 7 27 24 13 63 16,703 SF Rd 5  
7 4 Oldham Athletic 42 8 10 3 38 24 6 9 6 26 23 17 61 6,975 Rd 3 Rd 2  
8 D 1Leeds United 42 7 11 3 28 22 6 10 5 23 24 5 60 16,009 Rd 4 Rd 3  
9 9 Shrewsbury Town 42 8 9 4 20 15 7 5 9 28 33 0 59 5,277 Rd 4 Rd 2  
10 -4 Barnsley 42 9 8 4 37 28 5 7 9 20 27 2 57 12,341 Rd 4 Rd 4  
11 -1 Blackburn Rovers 42 11 7 3 38 21 4 5 12 20 37 0 57 7,091 Rd 3 Rd 2  
12 2 Cambridge United 42 11 7 3 26 17 2 5 14 16 43 -18 51 4,513 Rd 5 Rd 2  
13 3 Derby County 42 7 10 4 27 24 3 9 9 22 34 -9 49 13,601 Rd 5 Rd 3  
14D 3Carlisle United 42 10 6 5 44 28 2 6 13 24 42 -2 48 5,944 Rd 3 Rd 1  
15 0 Crystal Palace 42 11 7 3 31 17 1 5 15 12 35 -9 48 9,870 Rd 5 Rd 3  
16 D 1Middlesbrough 42 8 7 6 27 29 3 8 10 19 38 -21 48 10,018 Rd 5 Rd 2  
17 -4 Charlton Athletic 42 11 3 7 40 31 2 6 13 23 55 -23 48 7,213 Rd 3 Rd 2  
18 -6 Chelsea 42 8 8 5 31 22 3 6 12 20 39 -10 47 12,724 Rd 4 Rd 3  
19 -2 Grimsby Town 42 9 7 5 32 26 3 4 14 13 44 -25 47 7,748 Rd 4 Rd 2  
20 -13 Rotherham United 42 6 7 8 22 29 4 8 9 23 39 -23 45 8,317 Rd 3 Rd 3  
21D 3Burnley 42 10 4 7 38 24 2 4 15 18 42 -10 44 9,086 Rd 6 SF  
22 -3 Bolton Wanderers 42 10 2 9 30 26 1 9 11 12 35 -19 44 7,552 Rd 3 Rd 2  
 
Third Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Third Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 12 Portsmouth 46 16 4 3 43 19 11 6 6 31 22 33 91 14,095 Rd 2 Rd 1  
2 D 2 Cardiff City 46 17 5 1 45 14 8 6 9 31 36 26 86 7,036 Rd 2 Rd 2  
3 14 Huddersfield Town 46 15 8 0 56 18 8 5 10 28 31 35 82 9,261 Rd 3 Rd 4  
4 12 Newport County 46 13 7 3 40 20 10 2 11 36 34 22 78 4,711 Rd 3 Rd 2  
5 0 Oxford United 46 12 9 2 41 23 10 3 10 30 30 18 78 5,477 Rd 3 Rd 2  
6 -2 Lincoln City 46 17 1 5 55 22 6 6 11 22 29 26 76 4,790 Rd 1 Rd 3  
7 8 Bristol Rovers 46 16 4 3 55 21 6 5 12 29 37 26 75 6,201 Rd 2 Rd 2  
8 2 Plymouth Argyle 46 15 2 6 37 23 4 6 13 24 43 -5 65 4,540 Rd 3 Rd 1  
9 -1 Brentford 46 14 4 5 50 28 4 6 13 38 49 11 64 6,184 Rd 2 Rd 4  
10 10 Walsall 46 14 5 4 38 19 3 8 12 26 44 1 64 3,243 Rd 3 Rd 1  
11D 4 Sheffield United 46 16 3 4 44 20 3 4 16 18 44 -2 64 11,764 Rd 3 Rd 3  
12D 4 Bradford City 46 11 7 5 41 27 5 6 12 27 42 -1 61 4,854 Rd 3 Rd 3  
13 -7 Gillingham 46 12 4 7 37 29 4 9 10 21 30 -1 61 4,076 Rd 2 Rd 3  
14D 4 AFC Bournemouth 46 11 7 5 35 20 5 6 12 24 48 -9 61 5,732 Rd 1 Rd 2  
15 -8 Southend United 46 10 8 5 41 28 5 6 12 25 37 1 59 3,413 Rd 3 Rd 1  
16 -2 Preston North End 46 11 10 2 35 17 4 3 16 25 52 -9 58 4,941 Rd 3 Rd 2  
17 -8 Millwall 46 12 7 4 41 24 2 6 15 23 53 -13 55 4,013 Rd 1 Rd 1  
18D 4 Wigan Athletic 46 10 4 9 35 33 5 5 13 25 39 -12 54 4,437 Rd 1 Rd 2  
19 -1 Exeter City 46 12 4 7 49 43 2 8 13 32 61 -23 54 3,235 Rd 1 Rd 1  
20 D 2 Orient 46 10 6 7 44 38 5 3 15 20 50 -24 54 2,717 Rd 2 Rd 1  
21 -9 Reading 46 10 8 5 37 28 2 9 12 27 51 -15 53 3,459 Rd 1 Rd 1  
22 D 2 Wrexham 46 11 6 6 40 26 1 9 13 16 50 -20 51 2,710 Rd 2 Rd 1  
23 -4 Doncaster Rovers 46 6 8 9 38 44 3 3 17 19 53 -40 38 3,541 Rd 2 Rd 1  
24 -13 Chesterfield 46 6 6 11 28 28 2 7 14 15 40 -25 37 3,226 Rd 1 Rd 1  
 
Fourth Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Fourth Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1D 3Wimbledon 46 17 4 2 57 23 12 7 4 39 22 51 98 2,345 Rd 1 Rd 1  
2 6 Hull City 46 14 8 1 48 14 11 7 5 27 20 41 90 6,586 Rd 1 Rd 1  
3 4 Port Vale 46 15 4 4 37 16 11 6 6 30 18 33 88 4,806 Rd 1 Rd 1  
4 19 Scunthorpe United 46 13 7 3 41 17 10 7 6 30 25 29 83 3,580 Rd 3 Rd 1  
5 4 Bury 46 15 4 4 43 20 8 8 7 31 26 28 81 3,097 Rd 1 Rd 1  
6 0 Colchester United 46 17 5 1 51 19 7 4 12 24 36 20 81 2,552 Rd 1 Rd 2  
7 10 York City 46 18 4 1 59 19 4 9 10 29 39 30 79 3,243 Rd 3 Rd 1  
8D 3Swindon Town 46 14 3 6 45 27 5 8 10 16 27 7 68 4,154 Rd 4 Rd 1  
9 -4 Peterborough United 46 13 6 4 38 23 4 7 12 20 29 6 64 2,795 Rd 3 Rd 2  
10 10 Mansfield Town 46 11 6 6 32 26 5 7 11 29 44 -9 61 2,313 Rd 2 Rd 1  
11 8 Halifax Town 46 9 8 6 31 23 7 4 12 28 43 -7 60 2,032 Rd 1 Rd 1  
12 3 Torquay United 46 12 3 8 38 30 5 4 14 18 35 -9 58 2,336 Rd 4 Rd 1  
13D 3Chester 46 8 6 9 28 24 7 5 11 27 36 -5 56 2,000 Rd 1 Rd 1  
14D 3Bristol City 46 10 8 5 32 25 3 9 11 27 45 -11 56 4,757 Rd 1 Rd 2  
15 7 Northampton Town 46 10 8 5 43 29 4 4 15 22 46 -10 54 2,594 Rd 3 Rd 2  
16 2 Stockport County 46 11 8 4 41 31 3 4 16 19 48 -19 54 2,309 Rd 1 Rd 1  
17 -4 Darlington 46 8 5 10 27 30 5 8 10 34 41 -10 52 1,449 Rd 1 Rd 1  
18 -2 Aldershot 46 11 5 7 40 35 1 10 12 21 47 -21 51 1,929 Rd 3 Rd 1  
19 -8 Tranmere Rovers 46 8 8 7 30 29 5 3 15 19 42 -22 50 1,921 Rd 2 Rd 3  
20 2 Rochdale 46 11 8 4 38 25 0 8 15 17 48 -18 49 1,688 Rd 3 Rd 2  
21 -9 Blackpool 46 10 8 5 32 23 3 4 16 23 51 -19 49* 3,002 Rd 1 Rd 2  
22 -8 Hartlepool United 46 11 5 7 30 24 2 4 17 16 52 -30 48 1,368 Rd 2 Rd 2  
23 1 Crewe Alexandra 46 9 5 9 35 32 2 3 18 18 39 -18 41 2,244 Rd 1 Rd 1  
24 -14 Hereford United 46 8 6 9 19 23 3 2 18 23 56 -37 41 2,235 Rd 1 Rd 1  
Notes
Blackpool, Hartlepool United, Crewe Alexandra and Hereford United re-elected to Fourth Division
Blackpool 2 points deducted
Failed election to Fourth Division
Maidstone United