Season 1898-99

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1899 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Sheffield United 4 1 Derby County D 1 The Crystal Palace, London 73,833
  Bennett, Beer, Almond, Priest     Boag     
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1899 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Derby County 3 1 Stoke D 1 Molineux, Wolverhampton 24,500
  Bloomer 3     Maxwell     
D 1 Sheffield United 2 2 Liverpool D 1 City Ground, Nottingham 21,000
  Hedley, Needham     Allan, Morgan     
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1899 Replay Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Liverpool 4 4 Sheffield United D 1 Burnden Park, Bolton 20,000 aet
  Walker, Allan, Boyle OG, Cox     Beer, Bennett, Priest 2       
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1899 Replay 2 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Liverpool 1 0 Sheffield United D 1 Fallowfield, Manchester 32,500 Abandoned h/t - crowd trouble & darkness
  Allan             
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1899 Replay 3 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Sheffield United 1 0 Liverpool D 1 Baseball Ground, Derby 9,957
  Beer           
Final Table for Season 1898-99
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1 5 Aston Villa 34 15 2 0 58 13 4 5 8 18 27 1.90 45 Rd 1
2 7 Liverpool 34 12 3 2 29 10 7 2 8 20 23 1.48 43SF
3D 2 Burnley 34 11 5 1 32 15 4 4 9 13 32 0.96 39 Rd 1
4 0 Everton 34 10 2 5 25 13 5 6 6 23 28 1.17 38 Rd 2
5 8 Notts County 34 9 6 2 33 20 3 7 7 14 31 0.92 37 Rd 2
6 9 Blackburn Rovers 34 9 5 3 41 23 5 3 9 19 29 1.15 36 Rd 1
7 -5 Sunderland 34 11 3 3 26 10 4 3 10 15 31 1.00 36 Rd 2
8 -5 Wolverhampton Wanderers 34 9 5 3 30 13 5 2 10 24 35 1.13 35 Rd 2
9 1 Derby County 34 11 5 1 46 19 1 6 10 16 38 1.09 35Final
10 4 Bury 34 9 5 3 31 18 5 2 10 17 31 0.98 35 Rd 2
11 -3 Nottingham Forest 34 6 6 5 22 18 5 5 7 20 24 1.00 33 Rd 3
12 4 Stoke 34 10 4 3 29 17 3 3 11 18 35 0.90 33SF
13D 2 Newcastle United 34 9 3 5 33 18 2 5 10 16 30 1.02 30 Rd 2
14 -7 West Bromwich Albion 34 11 1 5 28 9 1 5 11 14 48 0.74 30 Rd 3
15 -3 Preston North End 34 10 4 3 29 14 0 5 12 15 33 0.94 29 Rd 2
16 -15 Sheffield United 34 7 8 2 31 20 2 3 12 14 31 0.88 29Win
17 -6 Bolton Wanderers 34 6 5 6 24 21 3 2 12 13 30 0.73 25 Rd 1
18 -13 The Wednesday 34 8 2 7 26 24 0 6 11 6 37 0.52 24 Rd 1
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Second Division Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1 2 Manchester City 34 15 1 1 64 10 8 5 4 28 25 2.63 52 Rd 1
2 NL Glossop 34 12 1 4 48 13 8 5 4 28 25 2.00 46 Rd 1
3 4 Leicester Fosse 34 12 5 0 35 12 6 4 7 29 30 1.52 45 Qf Rd
4 0 Newton Heath 34 12 4 1 51 14 7 1 9 14 29 1.51 43 Rd 1
5 NL New Brighton Tower 34 13 2 2 48 11 5 5 7 23 39 1.42 43 Qf Rd
6 4 Walsall 34 12 5 0 64 11 3 7 7 15 25 2.19 42 Qf Rd
7 -2 Woolwich Arsenal 34 14 2 1 55 10 4 3 10 17 31 1.76 41 Rd 1
8 -2 Small Heath 34 14 1 2 66 17 3 6 8 19 33 1.70 41 Rd 2
9 NL Burslem Port Vale 34 12 2 3 35 12 5 3 9 21 22 1.65 39 Qf Rd
10 2 Grimsby Town 34 10 3 4 39 17 5 2 10 32 43 1.18 35 Rd 1
11 NL Barnsley 34 11 4 2 44 18 1 3 13 8 38 0.93 31 Qf Rd
12 2 Lincoln City 34 10 5 2 31 16 2 2 13 20 40 0.91 31 Qf Rd
13 0 Burton Swifts 34 7 5 5 35 25 3 3 11 16 45 0.73 28 Qf Rd
14 -5 Gainsborough Trinity 34 8 4 5 40 22 2 1 14 16 50 0.78 25 Qf Rd
15 -7 Luton Town 34 8 1 8 37 31 2 2 13 14 64 0.54 23 Qf Rd
16 -5 Blackpool 34 6 3 8 35 30 2 1 14 14 60 0.54 20 Qf Rd
17 -1 Loughborough 34 5 4 8 31 26 1 2 14 7 66 0.41 18 Qf Rd
18 -3 Darwen 34 2 4 11 16 32 0 1 16 6 109 0.16 9 Qf Rd
Notes
Loughborough re-elected. Chesterfield and Middlesbrough elected to Second Division in place of Blackpool & Darwen who resigned. Newton Heath renamed Manchester United.
Failed election to the First Division
Ashton North End, Chorley, Coventry City, Stockport County & Wigan County