Season 1984-85

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1985 Venue Gate Notes
Manchester United 1 0 Everton Wembley Stadium, London 100,000 aet
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1985 Venue Gate Notes
Manchester United 2 2 Liverpool Goodison Park, Liverpool 51,690 aet
Everton 2 1 Luton Town Villa Park, Birmingham 45,289 aet
Manchester United 2 1 Liverpool Maine Road, Manchester 45,775 Replay
 
League Cup Final 1985 Venue Gate Notes
Norwich City 1 0 Sunderland Wembley Stadium, London 100,000  
 
League Cup Semi-Finals 1985 Venue Gate Notes
Sunderland 2 0 Chelsea Roker Park, Sunderland 32,440  
Ipswich Town 1 0 Norwich City Portman Road, Ipswich 27,404  
Chelsea 2 3 Sunderland Stamford Bridge, London 38,440 agg 2-5
Norwich City 2 0 Ipswich Town Carrow Road, Norwich 23,545 agg 2-1
 
European Cup Final 1985 Venue Gate Notes
Juventus (Ita) 1 0 Liverpool Heysal Stadium, Brussels 58,000  
A riot before this match resulted in 39 deaths. English clubs are to be banned from European football competitions for 5 years with a further 1 year for Liverpool.
 
European Cup Winners Cup Final 1985 Venue Gate Notes
Everton 3 1 SK Rapid Wien (Aut) Feyenoord Stadion, Rotterdam 38,500  
Final Table for season 1984-85
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 6 Everton 42 16 3 2 58 17 12 3 6 30 26 45 90 32,122 Final Rd 4 European CWC Winner
2 -1 Liverpool 42 12 4 5 36 19 10 7 4 32 16 33 77 34,461 SF Rd 3 European Cup Final
3 5 Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 3 7 46 31 12 5 4 32 20 27 77 28,931 Rd 4 Rd 4 UEFA Cup QF
4 0 Manchester United 42 13 6 2 47 13 9 4 8 30 34 30 76 42,881 Winner Rd 3 UEFA Cup QF
5 -3 Southampton 42 13 4 4 29 18 6 7 8 27 29 9 68 18,038 Rd 5 Rd 4 UEFA Cup Rd 1
6 D 2 Chelsea 42 13 3 5 38 20 5 9 7 25 28 15 66 23,065 Rd 4 SF  
7 -1 Arsenal 42 14 5 2 37 14 5 4 12 24 35 12 66 31,210 Rd 4 Rd 3  
8 D 2 Sheffield Wednesday 42 12 7 2 39 21 5 7 9 19 24 13 65 27,780 Rd 5 Rd 5  
9 -6 Nottingham Forest 42 13 4 4 35 18 6 3 12 21 30 8 64 16,765 Rd 4 Rd 3 UEFA Cup Rd 1
10 0 Aston Villa 42 10 7 4 34 20 5 4 12 26 40 0 56 18,318 Rd 3 Rd 3  
11 0 Watford 42 10 5 6 48 30 4 8 9 33 41 10 55 18,246 Rd 5 Rd 5  
12 5 West Bromwich Albion 42 11 4 6 36 23 5 3 13 22 39 -4 55 13,850 Rd 3 Rd 4  
13 3 Luton Town 42 12 5 4 40 22 3 4 14 17 39 -4 54 10,816 SF Rd 4  
14 D 2 Newcastle United 42 11 4 6 33 26 2 9 10 22 44 -15 52 26,228 Rd 3 Rd 3  
15 0 Leicester City 42 10 4 7 39 25 5 2 14 26 48 -8 51 14,540 Rd 5 Rd 3  
16 -7 West Ham United 42 7 8 6 27 23 6 4 11 24 45 -17 51 18,433 Rd 6 Rd 3  
17 -5 Ipswich Town 42 8 7 6 27 20 5 4 12 19 37 -11 50 17,107 Rd 6 SF  
18 1 Coventry City 42 11 3 7 29 22 4 2 15 18 42 -17 50 12,847 Rd 4 Rd 2  
19 -14 Queens Park Rangers 42 11 6 4 41 30 2 5 14 12 42 -19 50 14,000 Rd 3 Rd 5 UEFA Cup Rd 2
20 -6 Norwich City 42 9 6 6 28 24 4 4 13 18 40 -18 49 15,841 Rd 4 Winner  
21 -8 Sunderland 42 7 6 8 20 26 3 4 14 20 36 -22 40 18,348 Rd 3 Final  
22 -4 Stoke City 42 3 3 15 18 41 0 5 16 6 50 -67 17 10,667 Rd 3 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
1D 3Oxford United 42 18 2 1 62 15 7 7 7 22 21 48 84 10,535 Rd 4 Rd 4  
2 D 1Birmingham City 42 12 6 3 30 15 13 1 7 29 18 26 82 12,731 Rd 3 Rd 3  
3 1 Manchester City 42 14 4 3 42 16 7 7 7 24 24 26 74 24,220 Rd 3 Rd 4  
4 12 Portsmouth 42 11 6 4 39 25 9 8 4 30 25 19 74 15,183 Rd 3 Rd 2  
5 1 Blackburn Rovers 42 14 3 4 38 15 7 7 7 28 26 25 73 9,648 Rd 5 Rd 2  
6 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 13 6 2 31 11 7 6 8 23 23 20 72 11,804 Rd 4 Rd 2  
7 3 Leeds United 42 12 7 2 37 11 7 5 9 29 32 23 69 15,163 Rd 3 Rd 3  
8 0 Shrewsbury Town 42 12 6 3 45 22 6 5 10 21 31 13 65 4,715 Rd 3 Rd 2  
9 2 Fulham 42 13 3 5 35 26 6 5 10 33 38 4 65 6,181 Rd 3 Rd 3  
10 -5 Grimsby Town 42 13 1 7 47 32 5 7 9 25 32 8 62 6,458 Rd 4 Rd 5  
11 3 Barnsley 42 11 7 3 27 12 3 9 9 15 30 0 58 7,225 Rd 6 Rd 2  
12D 3Wimbledon 42 9 8 4 40 29 7 2 12 31 46 -4 58 4,397 Rd 5 Rd 1  
13 -1 Huddersfield Town 42 9 5 7 28 29 6 5 10 24 35 -12 55 7,239 Rd 4 Rd 2  
14 5 Oldham Athletic 42 10 4 7 27 23 5 4 12 22 44 -18 53 4,711 Rd 4 Rd 1  
15 3 Crystal Palace 42 8 7 6 25 27 4 5 12 21 38 -19 48 6,441 Rd 3 Rd 2  
16 -9 Carlisle United 42 8 5 8 27 23 5 3 13 23 44 -17 47 4,035 Rd 4 Rd 2  
17 -4 Charlton Athletic 42 8 7 6 34 30 3 5 13 17 33 -12 45 5,103 Rd 3 Rd 2  
18D 3Sheffield United 42 7 6 8 31 28 3 8 10 23 38 -12 44 12,055 Rd 3 Rd 2  
19 -2 Middlesbrough 42 6 8 7 22 26 4 2 15 19 31 -16 40 5,135 Rd 3 Rd 1  
20 D 1Notts County 42 6 5 10 25 32 4 2 15 20 41 -28 37 6,211 Rd 3 Rd 4  
21 -6 Cardiff City 42 5 3 13 24 42 4 5 12 23 37 -32 35 4,363 Rd 3 Rd 2  
22 D 1Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 5 4 12 18 32 3 5 13 19 47 -42 33 8,185 Rd 3 Rd 3  
 
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 6 Bradford City 46 15 6 2 44 23 13 4 6 33 22 32 94 6,620 Rd 3 Rd 2  
2 7 Millwall 46 18 5 0 44 12 8 7 8 29 30 31 90 6,458 Rd 6 Rd 2  
3 1 Hull City 46 16 4 3 46 20 9 8 6 32 29 29 87 7,550 Rd 3 Rd 2  
4 4 Gillingham 46 15 5 3 54 29 10 3 10 26 33 18 83 4,720 Rd 4 Rd 2  
5D 4 Bristol City 46 17 2 4 46 19 7 7 9 28 28 27 81 8,485 Rd 2 Rd 2  
6 -1 Bristol Rovers 46 15 6 2 37 13 6 6 11 29 35 18 75 5,248 Rd 3 Rd 2  
7 D 2 Derby County 46 14 7 2 40 20 5 6 12 25 34 11 70 10,833 Rd 1 Rd 2  
8D 4 York City 46 13 5 5 42 22 7 4 12 28 35 13 69 5,550 Rd 5 Rd 2  
9D 4 Reading 46 8 7 8 31 29 11 5 7 37 33 6 69 3,689 Rd 3 Rd 1  
10 7 AFC Bournemouth 46 16 3 4 42 16 3 8 12 15 30 11 68 3,851 Rd 3 Rd 1  
11 -5 Walsall 46 9 7 7 33 22 9 6 8 25 30 6 67 4,807 Rd 3 Rd 3  
12 6 Rotherham United 46 11 6 6 36 24 7 5 11 19 31 0 65 4,446 Rd 1 Rd 3  
13 7 Brentford 46 13 5 5 42 27 3 9 11 20 37 -2 62 4,074 Rd 3 Rd 2  
14D 4 Doncaster Rovers 46 11 5 7 42 33 6 3 14 30 41 -2 59 4,103 Rd 4 Rd 1  
15 4 Plymouth Argyle 46 11 7 5 33 23 4 7 12 29 42 -3 59 5,054 Rd 2 Rd 2  
16 -1 Wigan Athletic 46 12 6 5 36 22 3 8 12 24 42 -4 59 3,265 Rd 3 Rd 2  
17 -7 Bolton Wanderers 46 12 5 6 38 22 4 1 18 31 53 -6 54 4,951 Rd 1 Rd 3  
18 -5 Newport County 46 9 6 8 30 30 4 7 12 25 37 -12 52 2,414 Rd 1 Rd 1  
19 -5 Lincoln City 46 8 11 4 32 20 3 7 13 18 31 -1 51 2,486 Rd 1 Rd 1  
20 D 2 Swansea City 46 7 5 11 31 39 5 6 12 22 41 -27 47 4,443 Rd 1 Rd 1  
21 -9 Burnley 46 6 8 9 30 24 5 5 13 30 49 -13 46 4,177 Rd 3 Rd 2  
22 -11 Orient 46 7 7 9 30 36 4 6 13 21 40 -25 46 2,645 Rd 4 Rd 2  
23 -7 Preston North End 46 9 5 9 33 41 4 2 17 18 59 -49 46 3,793 Rd 2 Rd 2  
24 D 2 Cambridge United 46 2 3 18 17 48 2 6 15 20 47 -58 21 2,102 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
1 12 Chesterfield 46 16 6 1 40 13 10 7 6 24 22 29 91 4,073 Rd 2 Rd 1  
2 4 Blackpool 46 15 7 1 42 15 9 7 7 31 24 34 86 4,907 Rd 1 Rd 2  
3 11 Darlington 46 16 4 3 41 22 8 9 6 25 27 17 85 3,738 Rd 4 Rd 1  
4 11 Bury 46 15 6 2 46 20 9 6 8 30 30 26 84 3,592 Rd 1 Rd 1  
5 6 Hereford United 46 16 2 5 38 21 6 9 8 27 26 18 77 3,889 Rd 3 Rd 1  
6 4 Tranmere Rovers 46 17 1 5 50 21 7 2 14 33 45 17 75 1,595 Rd 2 Rd 1  
7 1 Colchester United 46 13 7 3 49 29 7 7 9 38 36 22 74 2,081 Rd 2 Rd 1  
8 9 Swindon Town 46 16 4 3 42 21 5 5 13 20 37 4 72 3,133 Rd 1 Rd 1  
9D 3Scunthorpe United 46 14 6 3 61 33 5 8 10 22 29 21 71 2,068 Rd 2 Rd 2  
10 6 Crewe Alexandra 46 10 7 6 32 28 8 5 10 33 41 -4 66 2,272 Rd 1 Rd 1  
11 -4 Peterborough United 46 11 7 5 29 21 5 7 11 25 32 1 62 3,157 Rd 2 Rd 1  
12D 3Port Vale 46 11 8 4 39 24 3 10 10 22 35 2 60 3,267 Rd 3 Rd 2  
13 -8 Aldershot 46 11 6 6 33 20 6 2 15 23 43 -7 59 2,010 Rd 2 Rd 3  
14 5 Mansfield Town 46 10 8 5 25 15 3 10 10 16 23 3 57 2,317 Rd 2 Rd 1  
15 5 Wrexham 46 10 6 7 39 27 5 3 15 28 43 -3 54 1,606 Rd 1 Rd 1 European CWC Rd 2
16 8 Chester City 46 11 3 9 35 30 4 6 13 25 42 -12 54 1,943 Rd 1 Rd 1  
17 5 Rochdale 46 8 7 8 33 30 5 7 11 22 39 -14 53 1,434 Rd 1 Rd 1  
18D 3Exeter City 46 9 7 7 30 27 4 7 12 27 52 -22 53 2,349 Rd 1 Rd 1  
19 4 Hartlepool United 46 10 6 7 34 29 4 4 15 20 38 -13 52 2,348 Rd 2 Rd 1  
20D 3Southend United 46 8 8 7 30 34 5 3 15 28 49 -25 50 2,045 Rd 1 Rd 1  
21 0 Halifax Town 46 9 3 11 26 32 6 2 15 16 37 -27 50 1,379 Rd 2 Rd 2  
22 -10 Stockport County 46 11 5 7 40 26 2 3 18 18 53 -21 47 1,895 Rd 1 Rd 2  
23 -5 Northampton Town 46 10 1 12 32 32 4 4 15 21 42 -21 47 1,824 Rd 2 Rd 1  
24 -15 Torquay United 46 5 11 7 18 24 4 3 16 20 39 -25 41 1,386 Rd 2 Rd 1  
Notes
Halifax Town, Stockport County, Northampton Town and Torquay United re-elected to league unopposed.