Season 1926-27

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1927 Venue Gate Notes
Cardiff City 1 0 Arsenal Wembley Stadium, London 91,206  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1927 Venue Gate Notes
Cardiff City 3 0 Reading Molineux, Wolverhampton 39,476  
Arsenal 2 1 Southampton Stamford Bridge, London 52,133  
 
Final Table for Season 1926-27
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 9 Newcastle United 42 19 1 1 64 20 6 5 10 32 38 1.66 56 Rd 5
2 -1 Huddersfield Town 42 13 6 2 41 19 4 11 6 35 41 1.27 51 Rd 3
3 0 Sunderland 42 15 3 3 70 28 6 4 11 28 42 1.40 49 Rd 3
4 4 Bolton Wanderers 42 15 5 1 54 19 4 5 12 30 43 1.35 48 Rd 5
5 15 Burnley 42 15 4 2 55 30 4 5 12 36 50 1.14 47 Rd 5
6 12 West Ham United 42 9 6 6 50 36 10 2 9 36 34 1.23 46 Rd 4
7 10 Leicester City 42 13 4 4 58 33 4 8 9 27 37 1.21 46 Rd 3
8 -3 Sheffield United 42 12 6 3 46 33 5 4 12 28 53 0.86 44 Rd 3
9 -2 Liverpool 42 13 4 4 47 27 5 3 13 22 34 1.13 43 Rd 5
10 -4 Aston Villa 42 11 4 6 51 34 7 3 11 30 49 0.98 43 Rd 3
11 -9 Arsenal 42 12 5 4 47 30 5 4 12 30 56 0.90 43Final
12D 2 Derby County 42 14 4 3 60 28 3 3 15 26 45 1.18 41 Rd 4
13 2 Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 4 6 48 33 5 5 11 28 45 0.97 41 Rd 3
14 2 Cardiff City 42 12 3 6 31 17 4 6 11 24 48 0.85 41Winner
15 -6 Manchester United 42 9 8 4 29 19 4 6 11 23 45 0.81 40 Rd 3
16D 2 The Wednesday 42 15 3 3 49 29 0 6 15 26 63 0.82 39 Rd 4
17 -3 Birmingham 42 13 3 5 36 17 4 1 16 28 56 0.88 38 Rd 4
18 -6 Blackburn Rovers 42 9 5 7 40 40 6 3 12 37 56 0.80 38 Rd 3
19 -15 Bury 42 8 5 8 43 38 4 7 10 25 39 0.88 36 Rd 3
20 -9 Everton 42 10 6 5 35 30 2 4 15 29 60 0.71 34 Rd 4
21 -2 Leeds United 42 9 7 5 43 31 2 1 18 26 57 0.78 30 Rd 4
22 -9 West Bromwich Albion 42 10 4 7 47 33 1 4 16 18 53 0.76 30 Rd 3
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 9 Middlesbrough 42 18 2 1 78 23 9 6 6 44 37 2.03 62 Rd 5
2 9 Portsmouth 42 14 4 3 58 17 9 4 8 29 32 1.78 54 Rd 4
3D 1 Manchester City 42 15 3 3 65 23 7 7 7 43 38 1.77 54 Rd 3
4 -1 Chelsea 42 13 7 1 40 17 7 5 9 22 35 1.19 52 Rd 6
5 12 Nottingham Forest 42 14 6 1 57 23 4 8 9 23 32 1.45 50 Rd 4
6 6 Preston North End 42 14 4 3 54 29 6 5 10 20 43 1.03 49 Rd 4
7 6 Hull City 42 13 4 4 43 19 7 3 11 20 33 1.21 47 Rd 5
8 0 Port Vale 42 11 6 4 50 26 5 7 9 38 52 1.13 45 Rd 4
9 -3 Blackpool 42 13 5 3 65 26 5 3 13 30 54 1.19 44 Rd 3
10 -3 Oldham Athletic 42 12 3 6 50 37 7 3 11 24 47 0.88 44 Rd 3
11 7 Barnsley 42 13 5 3 56 23 4 4 13 32 64 1.01 43 Rd 4
12 -7 Swansea Town 42 13 5 3 44 21 3 6 12 24 51 0.94 43 Rd 6
13 1 Southampton 42 9 8 4 35 22 6 4 11 25 40 0.97 42SF
14D 3S Reading 42 14 1 6 47 20 2 7 12 17 52 0.89 40SF
15 -11 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 4 7 54 30 4 3 14 19 45 0.97 35 Rd 6
16D 1 Notts County 42 11 4 6 45 24 4 1 16 25 72 0.73 35 Rd 3
17D 3N Grimsby Town 42 6 7 8 39 39 5 5 11 35 52 0.81 34 Rd 3
18 1 Fulham 42 11 4 6 39 31 2 4 15 19 61 0.63 34 Rd 4
19 -10 South Shields 42 10 8 3 49 25 1 3 17 22 71 0.74 33 Rd 5
20 0 Clapton Orient 42 9 3 9 37 35 3 4 14 23 61 0.63 31 Rd 3
21 -6 Darlington 42 10 3 8 53 42 2 3 16 26 56 0.81 30 Rd 4
22 -6 Bradford City 42 6 4 11 30 28 1 5 15 20 60 0.57 23 Rd 3
Third Division North
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Third Division North Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1D 2 Stoke City 42 17 3 1 57 11 10 6 5 35 29 2.30 63 Rd 1
2 1 Rochdale 42 18 2 1 72 22 8 4 9 33 43 1.62 58 Rd 1
3 -1 Bradford 42 18 3 0 74 21 6 4 11 27 38 1.71 55 Rd 1
4 1 Halifax Town 42 13 6 2 46 23 8 5 8 24 30 1.32 53 Rd 1
5 3 Nelson 42 16 2 3 64 20 6 5 10 40 55 1.39 51 Rd 2
6D 2 Stockport County 42 13 4 4 60 31 9 3 9 33 38 1.35 49 Rd 1
7 -3 Chesterfield 42 15 4 2 65 24 6 1 14 27 44 1.35 47 Rd 3
8 2 Doncaster Rovers 42 13 4 4 58 27 5 7 9 23 38 1.25 47 Rd 2
9 -2 Tranmere Rovers 42 13 5 3 54 22 6 3 12 31 45 1.27 46 Rd 1
10 2 New Brighton 42 14 2 5 49 21 4 8 9 30 46 1.18 46 Rd 1
11 4 Lincoln City 42 9 5 7 50 33 6 7 8 40 45 1.15 42 Rd 3
12 8 Southport 42 11 5 5 54 32 4 4 13 26 53 0.94 39 Rd 4
13 6 Wrexham 42 10 5 6 41 26 4 5 12 24 47 0.89 38 Rd 2
14 7 Walsall 42 10 4 7 35 22 4 6 11 33 59 0.84 38 Rd 3
15 -4 Crewe Alexandra 42 11 5 5 46 28 3 4 14 25 53 0.88 37 Rd 3
16 -7 Ashington 42 9 8 4 42 30 3 4 14 18 60 0.67 36 Rd 3
17 -11 Hartlepools United 42 11 4 6 43 26 3 2 16 23 55 0.81 34 Rd 1
18 -1 Wigan Borough 42 10 6 5 44 28 1 4 16 22 55 0.80 32 Rd 2
19 -5 Rotherham United 42 8 6 7 41 35 2 6 13 29 57 0.76 32 Rd 1
20 -7 Durham City 42 9 4 8 35 35 3 2 16 23 70 0.55 30 DNE
21 -3 Accrington Stanley 42 9 3 9 45 38 1 4 16 17 60 0.63 27 Rd 4
22 0 Barrow 42 5 6 10 22 40 2 2 17 12 77 0.29 22 Rd 1
Notes
Accrington Stanley and Barrow re-elected to league.
Walsall transferred to Third Division South for following season.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Blyth Spartans, Carlisle United, Mansfield Town and York City
Third Division South
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Third Division South Pld W D L F A W D L F A G AvePts FA Cup
1 3 Bristol City 42 19 1 1 71 24 8 7 6 33 30 1.93 62 Rd 2
2 0 Plymouth Argyle 42 17 4 0 52 14 8 6 7 43 47 1.56 60 Rd 3
3 0 Millwall 42 16 2 3 55 19 7 8 6 34 32 1.75 56 Rd 6
4 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 15 4 2 61 24 6 7 8 18 26 1.58 53 Rd 3
5 1 Swindon Town 42 16 3 2 64 31 5 6 10 36 54 1.18 51 Rd 1
6 7 Crystal Palace 42 12 6 3 57 33 6 3 12 27 48 1.04 45 Rd 1
7 1 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 42 13 2 6 49 24 5 6 10 29 42 1.18 44 Rd 3
8 -1 Luton Town 42 12 9 0 48 19 3 5 13 20 47 1.03 44 Rd 3
9 8 Newport County 42 15 4 2 40 20 4 2 15 17 51 0.80 44 Rd 1
10 9 Bristol Rovers 42 12 4 5 46 28 4 5 12 32 52 0.98 41 Rd 3
11 7 Brentford 42 10 9 2 46 20 3 5 13 24 41 1.15 40 Rd 5
12 8 Exeter City 42 14 4 3 46 18 1 6 14 30 55 1.04 40 Rd 3
13 8 Charlton Athletic 42 13 5 3 44 22 3 3 15 16 39 0.98 40 Rd 2
14 8 Queens Park Rangers 42 9 8 4 40 27 6 1 14 24 44 0.90 39 DNE
15D 3N Coventry City 42 11 4 6 44 33 4 3 14 27 53 0.83 37 Rd 2
16 0 Norwich City 42 10 5 6 41 25 2 6 13 18 46 0.83 35 Rd 3
17 -3 Merthyr Town 42 11 5 5 42 25 2 4 15 21 55 0.79 35 Rd 1
18 -6 Northampton Town 42 13 4 4 36 23 2 1 18 23 64 0.68 35 Rd 2
19 -8 Southend United 42 12 3 6 44 25 2 3 16 20 52 0.83 34 Rd 2
20 -10 Gillingham 42 10 5 6 36 26 1 5 15 18 46 0.75 32 Rd 2
21 -6 Watford 42 9 6 6 36 27 3 2 16 21 60 0.66 32 Rd 2
22 -13 Aberdare Athletic 42 8 2 11 38 48 1 5 15 24 52 0.62 25 Rd 1
Notes
Watford re-elected to Third Division South. Aberdare Athletic failed re-election.
Torquay United elected to Third Division South.
Failed election to Third Division South
Ebbw Vale, Kettering Town and Yeovil & Petters United