Season 1954-55

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 1955 Venue Gate Notes
Newcastle United 3 1 Manchester City Wembley Stadium, London 100,000  
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 1955 Venue Gate Notes
Newcastle United 1 1 York City Hillsborough, Sheffield 65,000  
Manchester City 1 0 Sunderland Villa Park, Birmingham 58,489  
Newcastle United 2 0 York City Roker Park, Sunderland 59,239 Replay
Final Table for season 1954-55
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA G AvePts Ave Gate FA Cup
1 7 Chelsea 42 11 5 5 43 29 9 7 5 38 28 1.421 52 48,260 Rd 5
2 -1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 13 5 3 58 30 6 5 10 31 40 1.271 48 36,477 Rd 6
3 11 Portsmouth 42 13 5 3 44 21 5 7 9 30 41 1.194 48 29,868 Rd 3
4 14 Sunderland 42 8 11 2 39 27 7 7 7 25 27 1.185 48 43,043 SF
5 -1 Manchester United 42 12 4 5 44 30 8 3 10 40 44 1.135 47 35,819 Rd 4
6 7 Aston Villa 42 11 3 7 38 31 9 4 8 34 42 0.986 47 29,578 Rd 4
7 10 Manchester City 42 11 5 5 45 36 7 5 9 31 33 1.101 46 35,217 Final
8 7 Newcastle United 42 12 5 4 53 27 5 4 12 36 50 1.156 43 42,878 Winner
9 3 Arsenal 42 12 3 6 44 25 5 6 10 25 38 1.095 43 43,768 Rd 4
10 -3 Burnley 42 11 3 7 29 19 6 6 9 22 29 1.063 43 25,094 Rd 3
11 D 2 Everton 42 9 6 6 32 24 7 4 10 30 44 0.912 42 46,394 Rd 4
12 -9 Huddersfield Town 42 10 4 7 28 23 4 9 8 35 45 0.926 41 24,974 Rd 6
13 7 Sheffield United 42 10 3 8 41 34 7 4 10 29 52 0.814 41 23,880 Rd 3
14 -3 Preston North End 42 8 5 8 47 33 8 3 10 36 31 1.297 40 26,625 Rd 4
15 -6 Charlton Athletic 42 8 6 7 43 34 7 4 10 33 41 1.013 40 24,005 Rd 5
16 0 Tottenham Hotspur 42 9 4 8 42 35 7 4 10 30 38 0.986 40 37,249 Rd 5
17 -15 West Bromwich Albion 42 11 5 5 44 33 5 3 13 32 63 0.792 40 31,123 Rd 4
18 -13 Bolton Wanderers 42 11 6 4 45 29 2 7 12 17 40 0.899 39 28,370 Rd 4
19 -13 Blackpool 42 8 6 7 33 26 6 4 11 27 38 0.938 38 23,959 Rd 3
20 -10 Cardiff City 42 9 4 8 41 38 4 7 10 21 38 0.816 37 24,311 Rd 3
21 D 2 Leicester City 42 9 6 6 43 32 3 5 13 31 54 0.86 35 31,032 Rd 3
22 -3 Sheffield Wednesday 42 7 7 7 42 38 1 3 17 21 62 0.63 26 26,501 Rd 4
 
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 6 Birmingham City 42 14 4 3 56 22 8 6 7 36 25 1.957 54 20,982 Rd 6
2 4 Luton Town 42 18 2 1 55 18 5 6 10 33 35 1.66 54 17,311 Rd 5
3 2 Rotherham United 42 17 1 3 59 22 8 3 10 35 42 1.469 54 16,353 Rd 4
4 6 Leeds United 42 14 4 3 43 19 9 3 9 27 34 1.321 53 21,387 Rd 3
5 6 Stoke City 42 12 5 4 38 17 9 5 7 31 29 1.5 52 21,134 Rd 4
6 -3Blackburn Rovers 42 14 4 3 73 31 8 2 11 41 48 1.443 50 26,928 Rd 3
7 7 Notts County 42 14 3 4 46 27 7 3 11 28 44 1.042 48 16,895 Rd 6
8 5 West Ham United 42 12 4 5 46 28 6 6 9 28 42 1.057 46 20,299 Rd 3
9 0 Bristol Rovers 42 15 4 2 52 23 4 3 14 23 47 1.071 45 23,116 Rd 4
10 10 Swansea Town 42 15 3 3 58 28 2 6 13 28 55 1.036 43 21,052 Rd 5
11 D 1Liverpool 42 11 7 3 55 37 5 3 13 37 59 0.958 42 36,230 Rd 5
12 D 1Middlesbrough 42 13 1 7 48 31 5 5 11 25 51 0.89 42 21,110 Rd 3
13 4 Bury 42 10 5 6 44 35 5 6 10 33 37 1.069 41 14,178 Rd 3
14 -6 Fulham 42 10 5 6 46 29 4 6 11 30 50 0.962 39 21,566 Rd 3
15 -11 Nottingham Forest 42 8 4 9 29 29 8 3 10 29 33 0.935 39 14,617 Rd 5
16 0 Lincoln City 42 8 6 7 39 35 5 4 12 29 44 0.861 36 12,067 Rd 3
17D 3NPort Vale 42 10 6 5 31 21 2 5 14 17 50 0.676 35 20,869 Rd 4
18 -6 Doncaster Rovers 42 10 5 6 35 34 4 2 15 23 61 0.611 35 12,385 Rd 5
19 -4 Hull City 42 7 5 9 30 35 5 5 11 14 34 0.638 34 20,285 Rd 3
20 -1 Plymouth Argyle 42 10 4 7 29 26 2 3 16 28 56 0.695 31 19,422 Rd 3
21D 3SIpswich Town 42 10 3 8 37 28 1 3 17 20 64 0.62 28 15,390 Rd 3
22 -4 Derby County 42 6 6 9 39 34 1 3 17 14 48 0.646 23 14,966 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 Ave Gate FA Cup
1 1 Barnsley 46 18 3 2 51 17 12 2 9 35 29 1.87 65 12,160 Rd 2
2 13 Accrington Stanley 46 18 2 3 65 32 7 9 7 31 35 1.433 61 9,766 Rd 2
3 0 Scunthorpe & Lindsey United 46 14 6 3 45 18 9 6 8 36 35 1.528 58 8,961 Rd 2
4 18 York City 46 13 5 5 43 27 11 5 7 49 36 1.46 58 9,629 SF
5 13 Hartlepools United 46 16 3 4 39 20 9 2 12 25 29 1.306 55 7,832 Rd 4
6 0 Chesterfield 46 17 1 5 54 33 7 5 11 27 37 1.157 54 8,646 Rd 1
7 -3 Gateshead 46 11 7 5 38 26 9 5 9 27 43 0.942 52 4,844 Rd 3
8 12 Workington 46 11 7 5 39 23 7 7 9 29 32 1.236 50 7,055 Rd 3
9 1 Stockport County 46 13 4 6 50 27 5 8 10 34 43 1.2 48 7,341 Rd 1
10 D 2 Oldham Athletic 46 14 5 4 47 22 5 5 13 27 46 1.088 48 7,760 Rd 2
11 0 Southport 46 10 9 4 28 18 6 7 10 19 26 1.068 48 3,507 Rd 1
12 7 Rochdale 46 13 7 3 39 20 4 7 12 30 46 1.045 48 6,202 Rd 3
13 -6 Mansfield Town 46 14 4 5 40 28 4 5 14 25 43 0.915 45 7,758 Rd 1
14 9 Halifax Town 46 9 9 5 41 27 6 4 13 22 40 0.94 43 6,942 Rd 1
15 6 Darlington 46 10 7 6 41 28 4 7 12 21 45 0.849 42 8,552 Rd 3
16 -7 Bradford 46 11 7 5 29 21 4 4 15 27 49 0.8 41 8,165 Rd 2
17 -5 Barrow 46 12 4 7 39 34 5 2 16 31 55 0.787 40 4,774 Rd 1
18 -10 Wrexham 46 9 6 8 40 35 4 6 13 25 42 0.844 38 7,336 Rd 2
19 -5 Tranmere Rovers 46 9 6 8 37 30 4 5 14 18 40 0.786 37 5,375 Rd 1
20 -7 Carlisle United 46 12 1 10 53 39 3 5 15 25 50 0.876 36 5,619 Rd 2
21 -16 Bradford City 46 9 5 9 30 26 4 5 14 17 29 0.855 36 9,293 Rd 3
22 -6 Crewe Alexandra 46 8 10 5 45 35 2 4 17 23 56 0.747 34 4,785 Rd 1
23 -6 Grimsby Town 46 10 4 9 28 32 3 4 16 19 46 0.603 34 8,261 Rd 3
24 0 Chester 46 10 3 10 23 25 2 6 15 21 52 0.571 33 5,390 Rd 1
Notes
Grimsby Town and Chester re-elected to league.
Failed election to the Third Division North
Burton Albion, Nelson, North Shields and Wigan Athletic
 
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 Ave Gate FA Cup
1 2 Bristol City 46 17 4 2 62 22 13 6 4 39 25 2.149 70 22,101 Rd 1
2 9 Leyton Orient 46 16 2 5 48 20 10 7 6 41 27 1.894 61 15,216 Rd 2
3 3 Southampton 46 16 6 1 49 19 8 5 10 26 32 1.471 59 14,722 Rd 2
4 6 Gillingham 46 12 8 3 41 28 8 7 8 36 38 1.167 55 10,385 Rd 2
5 7 Millwall 46 14 6 3 44 25 6 5 12 28 43 1.059 51 13,708 Rd 3
6 -4 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 14 4 5 47 27 6 6 11 29 36 1.206 50 12,837 Rd 3
7 -3 Watford 46 11 9 3 45 26 7 5 11 26 36 1.145 50 10,798 Rd 3
8 5 Torquay United 46 12 6 5 51 39 6 6 11 31 43 1 48 6,604 Rd 4
9 5 Coventry City 46 15 5 3 50 26 3 6 14 17 33 1.136 47 14,196 Rd 3
10 6 Southend United 46 13 5 5 48 28 4 7 12 35 52 1.038 46 8,345 Rd 3
11 -4 Brentford 46 11 6 6 44 36 5 8 10 38 46 1 46 11,077 Rd 4
11 D 2 Norwich City 46 13 5 5 40 23 5 5 13 20 37 1 46 15,591 Rd 2
13 -8 Northampton Town 46 13 5 5 47 27 6 3 14 26 54 0.901 46 7,852 Rd 1
14 3 Aldershot 46 12 6 5 44 23 4 7 12 31 48 1.056 45 6,143 Rd 2
15 3 Queens Park Rangers 46 13 7 3 46 25 2 7 14 23 50 0.92 44 11,283 Rd 1
16 5 Shrewsbury Town 46 14 5 4 49 24 2 5 16 21 54 0.897 42 7,793 Rd 1
17 2 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 46 7 8 8 32 29 5 10 8 25 36 0.877 42 9,810 Rd 3
18 -10 Reading 46 7 10 6 32 26 6 5 12 33 47 0.89 41 8,799 Rd 3
19 -4 Newport County 46 8 8 7 32 29 3 8 12 28 44 0.822 38 8,374 Rd 1
20 2 Crystal Palace 46 9 11 3 32 24 2 5 16 20 56 0.65 38 10,731 Rd 2
21 -1 Swindon Town 46 10 8 5 30 19 1 7 15 16 45 0.719 37 7,883 Rd 1
22 -13 Exeter City 46 9 7 7 30 31 2 8 13 17 42 0.644 37 8,134 Rd 1
23 1 Walsall 46 9 6 8 49 36 1 8 14 26 50 0.872 34 11,201 Rd 3
24 -1 Colchester United 46 7 6 10 33 40 2 7 14 20 51 0.582 31 7,400 Rd 1
Notes
Brentford and Norwich City finish equal 11th.
Walsall and Colchester United re-elected to league.
Failed election to Third Division South
Bedford Town, Headington United, Peterborough United, Worcester City and Yeovil Town