Season 2002-03

FA Cup Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
Arsenal 1 0 Southampton Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 73,726  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 2003 Venue Gate Notes
Arsenal 1 0 Sheffield United Old Trafford, Manchester 59,170  
Watford 1 2 Southampton Villa Park, Birmingham 42,602  
 
League Cup Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
Liverpool 2 0 Manchester United Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 74,500  
 
League Cup Semi-Finals 2003 Venue Gate Notes
Manchester United 1 1 Blackburn Rovers Old Trafford, Manchester 62,740  
Sheffield United 2 1 Liverpool Bramall Lane, Sheffield 30,095  
Liverpool 2 0 Sheffield United Anfield Road, Liverpool 43,837 aet agg 3-2
Blackburn Rovers 1 3 Manchester United Ewood Park, Blackburn 29,048 agg 2-4
 
First Divison Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 0 Sheffield United Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 69,473  
 
Second Divison Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
Cardiff City 1 0 Queens Park Rangers Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 66,096  
 
Third Divison Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
AFC Bournemouth 5 2 Lincoln City Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 32,148  
 
Conference Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
Doncaster Rovers 3 2Dagenham & Redbridge Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent 13,092 aet
Final Table for season 2002-03
Premier League
Home Away
Ptn Premier League Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European
1 2 Manchester United 38 16 2 1 42 12 9 6 4 32 22 40 83 67,630 Rd 5 Final European Cup QF
2 -1 Arsenal 38 15 2 2 47 20 8 7 4 38 22 43 78 38,040 Winner Rd 3 European Cup Rd 5
3 1 Newcastle United 38 15 2 2 36 17 6 4 9 27 31 15 69 51,920 Rd 3 Rd 3 European Cup Rd 5
4 2 Chelsea 38 12 5 2 41 15 7 5 7 27 23 30 67 39,799 Rd 6 Rd 5 UEFA Cup Rd 2
5 -3 Liverpool 38 9 8 2 30 16 9 2 8 31 25 20 64 43,243 Rd 4 Winner European Cup Rd 4 & UEFA Cup QF
6 4 Blackburn Rovers 38 9 7 3 24 15 7 5 7 28 28 9 60 26,226 Rd 4 SF UEFA Cup Rd 3
7 8 Everton 38 11 5 3 28 19 6 3 10 20 30 -1 59 38,475 Rd 3 Rd 4  
8 3 Southampton 38 9 8 2 25 16 4 5 10 18 30 -3 52 30,680 Final Rd 3  
9 D 2 Manchester City 38 9 2 8 28 26 6 4 9 19 28 -7 51 34,051 Rd 3 Rd 3  
10 -1 Tottenham Hotspur 38 9 4 6 30 29 5 4 10 21 33 -11 50 35,900 Rd 3 Rd 3  
11 1 Middlesbrough 38 10 7 2 36 21 3 3 13 12 23 4 49 31,005 Rd 3 Rd 3  
12 2 Charlton Athletic 38 8 3 8 26 30 6 4 9 19 26 -11 49 26,235 Rd 4 Rd 2  
13 D 2 Birmingham City 38 8 5 6 25 23 5 4 10 16 26 -8 48 28,836 Rd 3 Rd 3  
14 -1 Fulham 38 11 3 5 26 18 2 6 11 15 32 -9 48 16,685 Rd 5 Rd 4 UEFA Cup Rd 4
15 -10 Leeds United 38 7 3 9 25 26 7 2 10 33 31 1 47 39,126 Rd 6 Rd 3 UEFA Cup Rd 4
16 -8 Aston Villa 38 11 2 6 25 14 1 7 11 17 33 -5 45 35,081 Rd 3 Rd 5  
17 -1 Bolton Wanderers 38 7 8 4 27 24 3 6 10 14 27 -10 44 24,965 Rd 3 Rd 2  
18 -11 West Ham United 38 5 7 7 21 24 5 5 9 21 35 -17 42 34,406 Rd 4 Rd 3  
19 D 2 West Bromwich Albion 38 3 5 11 17 34 3 3 13 12 31 -36 26 26,523 Rd 4 Rd 2  
20 -3 Sunderland 38 3 2 14 11 31 1 5 13 10 34 -44 19 39,698 Rd 5 Rd 4  
 
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 16 Portsmouth 46 17 3 3 52 22 12 8 3 45 23 52 98 18,934 Rd 3 Rd 2  
2 PL Leicester City 46 16 5 2 40 12 10 9 4 33 28 33 92 29,219 Rd 4 Rd 3  
3 10 Sheffield United 46 13 7 3 38 23 10 4 9 34 29 20 80 18,113 SF SF  
4 D 3 Reading 46 13 3 7 33 21 12 1 10 28 25 15 79 16,011 Rd 3 Rd 1  
5 -2 Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 9 10 4 40 19 11 6 6 41 25 37 76 25,745 Rd 6 Rd 2  
6 10 Nottingham Forest 46 14 7 2 57 23 6 7 10 25 27 32 74 24,437 Rd 3 Rd 2  
7 PL Ipswich Town 46 10 5 8 49 39 9 8 6 31 25 16 70 25,455 Rd 4 Rd 4  
8 -2 Norwich City 46 14 4 5 36 17 5 8 10 24 32 11 69 20,353 Rd 5 Rd 1  
9 -5 Millwall 46 11 6 6 34 32 8 3 12 25 37 -10 66 8,512 Rd 4 Rd 1  
10 -1 Wimbledon 46 12 5 6 39 28 6 6 11 37 45 3 65 2,786 Rd 4 Rd 3  
11 1 Gillingham 46 10 6 7 33 31 6 8 9 23 34 -9 62 8,082 Rd 4 Rd 3  
12 -4 Preston North End 46 11 7 5 44 29 5 6 12 24 41 -2 61 13,853 Rd 3 Rd 4  
13 1 Watford 46 11 5 7 33 26 6 4 13 21 44 -16 60 13,405 SF Rd 1  
14 -4 Crystal Palace 46 8 10 5 29 17 6 7 10 30 35 7 59 16,867 Rd 5 Rd 5  
15 6 Rotherham United 46 8 9 6 27 25 7 5 11 35 37 0 59 7,520 Rd 3 Rd 4  
16 -9 Burnley 46 10 4 9 35 44 5 6 12 30 45 -24 55 13,977 Rd 6 Rd 4  
17 1 Walsall 46 10 3 10 34 34 5 6 12 23 35 -12 54 7,087 Rd 5 Rd 3  
18 PL Derby County 46 9 5 9 33 32 6 2 15 22 42 -19 52 25,470 Rd 3 Rd 2  
19 -4 Bradford City 46 7 8 8 27 35 7 2 14 24 38 -22 52 12,501 Rd 3 Rd 1  
20 -9 Coventry City 46 6 6 11 23 31 6 8 9 23 31 -16 50 14,813 Rd 4 Rd 3  
21 D 3 Stoke City 46 9 6 8 25 25 3 8 12 20 44 -24 50 14,588 Rd 5 Rd 1  
22 -2 Sheffield Wednesday 46 7 7 9 29 32 3 9 11 27 41 -17 46 20,327 Rd 3 Rd 2  
23 D 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 7 6 10 29 31 4 6 13 20 36 -18 45 6,651 Rd 3 Rd 2  
24 -5 Grimsby Town 46 5 6 12 26 39 4 6 13 22 46 -37 39 5,884 Rd 3 Rd 1  
 
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 9 Wigan Athletic 46 14 7 2 37 16 15 6 2 31 9 43 100 7,288 Rd 3 Rd 5  
2 D 2 Crewe Alexandra 46 11 5 7 29 19 14 6 3 47 21 36 86 6,761 Rd 3 Rd 2  
3 4 Bristol City 46 15 5 3 43 15 9 6 8 36 33 31 83 11,890 Rd 3 Rd 1  
4 4 Queens Park Rangers 46 14 4 5 38 19 10 7 6 31 26 24 83 13,206 Rd 1 Rd 1  
5 4 Oldham Athletic 46 11 6 6 39 18 11 10 2 29 20 30 82 6,699 Rd 2 Rd 4  
6 -2 Cardiff City 46 12 6 5 33 20 11 6 6 35 23 25 81 13,052 Rd 3 Rd 2  
7 5 Tranmere Rovers 46 14 5 4 38 23 9 6 8 28 34 9 80 7,877 Rd 1 Rd 2  
8 D 4 Plymouth Argyle 46 11 6 6 39 24 6 8 9 24 28 11 65 8,981 Rd 3 Rd 1  
9 D 4 Luton Town 46 8 8 7 32 28 9 6 8 35 34 5 65 6,747 Rd 2 Rd 2  
10 3 Swindon Town 46 10 5 8 34 27 6 7 10 25 36 -4 60 5,440 Rd 2 Rd 1  
11 6 Peterborough United 46 8 7 8 25 20 6 9 8 26 34 -3 58 4,955 Rd 1 Rd 1  
12 3 Colchester United 46 8 7 8 24 24 6 9 8 28 32 -4 58 3,387 Rd 1 Rd 1  
13 3 Blackpool 46 10 8 5 35 25 5 5 13 21 39 -8 58 6,991 Rd 3 Rd 1  
14 D 2 Stockport County 46 8 8 7 39 38 7 2 14 26 32 -5 55 5,489 Rd 2 Rd 2  
15 4 Notts County 46 10 7 6 37 32 3 9 11 25 38 -8 55 6,154 Rd 1 Rd 1  
16 -13 Brentford 46 8 8 7 28 21 6 4 13 19 35 -9 54 5,759 Rd 4 Rd 2  
17 -3 Port Vale 46 9 5 9 34 31 5 6 12 20 39 -16 53 4,436 Rd 1 Rd 1  
18 -7 Wycombe Wanderers 46 8 7 8 39 38 5 6 12 20 28 -7 52 6,002 Rd 1 Rd 2  
19 D 2 Barnsley 46 7 8 8 27 31 6 5 12 24 33 -13 52 9,758 Rd 1 Rd 1  
20 -2 Chesterfield 46 11 4 8 29 28 3 4 16 14 45 -30 50 4,108 Rd 1 Rd 2  
21 D 4 Cheltenham Town 46 6 9 8 26 31 4 9 10 27 37 -15 48 4,655 Rd 3 Rd 2  
22 -16 Huddersfield Town 46 7 9 7 27 24 4 3 16 12 37 -22 45 9,506 Rd 1 Rd 2  
23 D 4 Mansfield Town 46 9 2 12 38 45 3 6 14 28 52 -31 44 4,887 Rd 2 Rd 1  
24 -4 Northampton Town 46 7 4 12 23 31 3 5 15 17 48 -39 39 5,211 Rd 2 Rd 1  
 
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 5 Rushden & Diamonds 46 16 5 2 48 19 8 10 5 25 28 26 87 4,330 Rd 2 Rd 2  
2 5 Hartlepool United 46 16 5 2 49 21 8 8 7 22 30 20 85 4,944 Rd 1 Rd 1  
3 D 3 Wrexham 46 12 7 4 48 26 11 8 4 36 24 34 84 4,263 Rd 1 Rd 2  
4 D 3 AFC Bournemouth 46 14 7 2 38 18 6 7 10 22 30 12 74 5,829 Rd 4 Rd 1  
5 3 Scunthorpe United 46 11 8 4 40 20 8 7 8 28 29 19 72 3,692 Rd 3 Rd 1  
6 16 Lincoln City 46 10 9 4 29 18 8 7 8 17 19 9 70 3,924 Rd 1 Rd 1  
7 D 3 Bury 46 8 8 7 25 26 10 8 5 32 30 1 70 3,226 Rd 1 Rd 3  
8 13 Oxford United 46 9 7 7 26 20 10 5 8 31 27 10 69 5,862 Rd 3 Rd 3  
9 10 Torquay United 46 9 11 3 41 31 7 7 9 30 40 0 66 3,132 Rd 2 Rd 1  
10 4 York City 46 11 9 3 34 24 6 6 11 18 29 -1 66 4,176 Rd 2 Rd 1  
11 -1 Kidderminster Harriers 46 8 8 7 30 33 8 7 8 32 30 -1 63 2,895 Rd 1 Rd 1  
12 D 3 Cambridge United 46 10 7 6 38 25 6 6 11 29 45 -3 61 4,173 Rd 3 Rd 2  
13 -2 Hull City 46 9 10 4 34 19 5 7 11 24 34 5 59 12,843 Rd 1 Rd 1  
14 1 Darlington 46 8 10 5 36 27 4 8 11 22 32 -1 54 3,312 Rd 3 Rd 1  
15 NL Boston United 46 11 6 6 34 22 4 7 12 21 34 -1 54* 3,049 Rd 1 Rd 1  
16 -3 Macclesfield Town 46 8 6 9 29 28 6 6 11 28 35 -6 54 2,110 Rd 3 Rd 2  
17 -5 Southend United 46 12 1 10 29 23 5 2 16 18 36 -12 54 3,951 Rd 2 Rd 1  
18 0 Leyton Orient 46 9 6 8 28 24 5 5 13 23 37 -10 53 4,257 Rd 1 Rd 2  
19 -14 Rochdale 46 7 6 10 30 30 5 10 8 33 40 -7 52 2,740 Rd 5 Rd 1  
20 3 Bristol Rovers 46 7 7 9 25 27 5 8 10 25 30 -7 51 6,934 Rd 2 Pr Rd  
21 -1 Swansea City 46 9 6 8 28 25 3 7 13 20 40 -17 49 5,160 Rd 1 Rd 1  
22 -5 Carlisle United 46 5 5 13 26 40 8 5 10 26 38 -26 49 4,776 Rd 2 Rd 1  
23 -7 Exeter City 46 7 7 9 24 31 4 8 11 26 33 -14 48 3,763 Rd 3 Rd 1  
24 -15 Shrewsbury Town 46 5 6 12 34 39 4 8 11 28 53 -30 41 3,656 Rd 4 Rd 1  
Notes
Exeter City and Shrewsbury Town relegated from the Third Division.
Yeovil Town and Doncaster Rovers promoted to the Third Division.
Boston United deducted 4 pts.