Season 1898-99

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1899 Venue Gate Notes
Sheffield United 4 1 Derby County The Crystal Palace, London 73,833  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1899 Venue Gate Notes
Derby County 3 1 Stoke Molineux, Wolverhampton 24,500  
Sheffield United 2 2 Liverpool City Ground, Nottingham 21,000  
Liverpool 4 4 Sheffield United Burnden Park, Bolton 20,000 aet
Liverpool 1 0 Sheffield United Fallowfield, Manchester 32,500 Abandoned h/t - crowd trouble & darkness
Sheffield United 1 0 Liverpool Baseball Ground, Derby 9,957  
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 Ave Gate FA Cup
1 5 Aston Villa 34 15 2 0 58 13 4 5 8 18 27 1.9 45 21,971 Rd 1
2 7 Liverpool 34 12 3 2 29 10 7 2 8 20 23 1.485 43 14,678 SF
3 D 2 Burnley 34 11 5 1 32 15 4 4 9 13 32 0.957 39 6,471 Rd 1
4 0 Everton 34 10 2 5 25 13 5 6 6 23 28 1.171 38 15,471 Rd 2
5 8 Notts County 34 9 6 2 33 20 3 7 7 14 31 0.922 37 11,146 Rd 2
6 9Blackburn Rovers 34 9 5 3 41 23 5 3 9 19 29 1.154 36 8,359 Rd 1
7 -5 Sunderland 34 11 3 3 26 10 4 3 10 15 31 1 36 12,676 Rd 2
8 -5 Wolverhampton Wanderers 34 9 5 3 30 13 5 2 10 24 35 1.125 35 6,961 Rd 2
9 1 Derby County 34 11 5 1 46 19 1 6 10 16 38 1.088 35 7,088 Final
10 4 Bury 34 9 5 3 31 18 5 2 10 17 31 0.98 35 4,526 Rd 1
11 -3 Nottingham Forest 34 6 6 5 22 18 5 5 7 20 24 1 33 8,648 Rd 3
12 4 Stoke 34 10 4 3 29 17 3 3 11 18 35 0.904 33 7,588 SF
13 D 2 Newcastle United 34 9 3 5 33 18 2 5 10 16 30 1.021 30 17,424 Rd 2
14 -7 West Bromwich Albion 34 11 1 5 28 9 1 5 11 14 48 0.737 30 4,880 Rd 3
15 -3 Preston North End 34 10 4 3 29 14 0 5 12 15 33 0.936 29 5,793 Rd 2
16 -15 Sheffield United 34 7 8 2 31 20 2 3 12 14 31 0.882 29 9,882 Winner
17 -6 Bolton Wanderers 34 6 5 6 24 21 3 2 12 13 30 0.725 25 6,518 Rd 1
18 -13 The Wednesday 34 8 2 7 26 24 0 6 11 6 37 0.525 24 8,206 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 Ave Gate FA Cup
1 2 Manchester City 34 15 1 1 64 10 8 5 4 28 25 2.629 52 10,000 Rd 1
2 NL Glossop 34 12 1 4 48 13 8 5 4 28 25 2 46 2,618 Rd 1
3 4 Leicester Fosse 34 12 5 0 35 12 6 4 7 29 30 1.524 45 5,571 Qf Rd
4 0 Newton Heath 34 12 4 1 51 14 7 1 9 14 29 1.558 43 7,118 Rd 1
5 NL New Brighton Tower 34 13 2 2 48 11 5 5 7 23 39 1.365 43 3,535 Qf Rd
6 4 Walsall 34 12 5 0 64 11 3 7 7 15 25 2.194 42 2,765 Qf Rd
7 -2 Woolwich Arsenal 34 14 2 1 55 10 4 3 10 17 31 1.756 41 4,412 Rd 1
8 -2 Small Heath 34 14 1 2 66 17 3 6 8 19 33 1.7 41 5,471 Rd 2
9 NL Burslem Port Vale 34 12 2 3 35 12 5 3 9 21 22 1.647 39 4,206 Qf Rd
10 2 Grimsby Town 34 10 3 4 39 17 5 2 10 32 43 1.183 35 3,529 Rd 1
11 NL Barnsley 34 11 4 2 44 18 1 3 13 8 38 0.929 31 2,647 Qf Rd
12 2 Lincoln City 34 10 5 2 31 16 2 2 13 20 40 0.911 31 3,338 Qf Rd
13 0 Burton Swifts 34 7 5 5 35 25 3 3 11 16 45 0.729 28 2,424 Qf Rd
14 -5 Gainsborough Trinity 34 8 4 5 40 22 2 1 14 16 50 0.778 25 2,588 Qf Rd
15 -7 Luton Town 34 8 1 8 37 31 2 2 13 14 64 0.537 23 2,694 Qf Rd
16 -5 Blackpool 34 6 3 8 35 30 2 1 14 14 60 0.544 20 2,271 Qf Rd
17 -1 Loughborough 34 5 4 8 31 26 1 2 14 7 66 0.413 18 1,988 Qf Rd
18 -3 Darwen 34 2 4 11 16 32 0 1 16 6 109 0.156 9 1,206 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