Season 2002-03

 
Cup Competition
FA Cup Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
PL Arsenal 1 0 Southampton PL Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 73,726
  Pires            
 
FA Cup Semi-Finals 2003 Venue Gate Notes
PL Arsenal 1 0 Sheffield United D 1 Old Trafford, Manchester 59,170
  Ljungberg            
PL Southampton 2 1 Watford D 1 Villa Park, Birmingham 42,602
  Ormerod, Robinson OG     Gayle      
 
League Cup Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
PL Liverpool 2 0 Manchester United PL Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 74,500
  Gerrard, Owen            
 
League Cup Semi-Finals 2003 1st & 2nd Leg Venue Gate Notes
PL Manchester United 1 1 Blackburn Rovers PL Old Trafford 62,740
  Scholes     Thompson      
D 1 Sheffield United 2 1 Liverpool PL Bramall Lane 30,095
  Tonge 2     Mellor      
PL Liverpool 2 0 Sheffield United D 1 Anfield Road 43,837 aet agg 3-2
  Diouf, Owen              
PL Blackburn Rovers 1 3 Manchester United PL Ewood Park 29,048 agg 2-4
  Cole     Scholes 2, van Nistelrooy (p)        
 
First Divison Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 0 Sheffield United D 1 Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 69,473
  Kennedy, Blake, Miller            
 
Second Divison Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
D 2 Cardiff City 1 0 Queens Park Rangers D 2 Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 66,096
  Campbell            
 
Third Divison Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
D 3 AFC Bournemouth 5 2 Lincoln CityD 3 Millennium Stadium, Cardiff 32,148
  Fletcher S, Fletcher C 2, Purches, O'Connor     Futcher, Bailey     
 
Conference Play-off Final 2003 Venue Gate Notes
NL Doncaster Rovers 3 2 Dagenham & Redbridge NL Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent 13,092
  Green, Morley, Tierney     Stein, Mustafa      
Final Table for Season 2002-03
Premier League
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Premier League Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts FA Cup League Cup European
1 2 Manchester United 38 16 2 1 42 12 9 6 4 32 22 40 83 Rd 5Final CL QF  
2 -1 Arsenal 38 15 2 2 47 20 8 7 4 38 22 43 78 Win Rd 3 CL Rd 5  
3 1 Newcastle United 38 15 2 2 36 17 6 4 9 27 31 15 69 Rd 3 Rd 3 CL Rd 5  
4 2 Chelsea 38 12 5 2 41 15 7 5 7 27 23 30 67 Rd 6 Rd 5 UEFA Rd 2 UEFA QF
5 -3 Liverpool 38 9 8 2 30 16 9 2 8 31 25 20 64 Rd 4 Win CL Rd 4  
6 4 Blackburn Rovers 38 9 7 3 24 15 7 5 7 28 28 9 60 Rd 4 SF UEFA Rd 3  
7 8 Everton 38 11 5 3 28 19 6 3 10 20 30 -1 59 Rd 3 Rd 4
8 3 Southampton 38 9 8 2 25 16 4 5 10 18 30 -3 52Final Rd 3
9 D 1 Manchester City 38 9 2 8 28 26 6 4 9 19 28 -7 51 Rd 3 Rd 3
10 -1 Tottenham Hotspur 38 9 4 6 30 29 5 4 10 21 33 -11 50 Rd 3 Rd 3
11 1 Middlesbrough 38 10 7 2 36 21 3 3 13 12 23 4 49 Rd 3 Rd 3
12 2 Charlton Athletic 38 8 3 8 26 30 6 4 9 19 26 -11 49 Rd 4 Rd 2
13 D 1 Birmingham City 38 8 5 6 25 23 5 4 10 16 26 -8 48 Rd 3 Rd 3
14 -1 Fulham 38 11 3 5 26 18 2 6 11 15 32 -9 48 Rd 5 Rd 4 UEFA Rd 4  
15 -10 Leeds United 38 7 3 9 25 26 7 2 10 33 31 1 47 Rd 6 Rd 3 UEFA Rd 4  
16 -8 Aston Villa 38 11 2 6 25 14 1 7 11 17 33 -5 45 Rd 3 Rd 5
17 -1 Bolton Wanderers 38 7 8 4 27 24 3 6 10 14 27 -10 44 Rd 3 Rd 2
18 -11 West Ham United 38 5 7 7 21 24 5 5 9 21 35 -17 42 Rd 4 Rd 3  
19 D 1 West Bromwich Albion 38 3 5 11 17 34 3 3 13 12 31 -36 26 Rd 4 Rd 2  
20 -3 Sunderland 38 3 2 14 11 31 1 5 13 10 34 -44 19 Rd 5 Rd 4  
First Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season First Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts FA Cup FL Cup Euro
1 16 Portsmouth 46 17 3 3 52 22 12 8 3 45 23 52 98 Rd 3 Rd 2
2 PL Leicester City 46 16 5 2 40 12 10 9 4 33 28 33 92 Rd 4 Rd 3
3 10 Sheffield United 46 13 7 3 38 23 10 4 9 34 29 20 80 SF SF
4D 2 Reading 46 13 3 7 33 21 12 1 10 28 25 15 79 Rd 3 Rd 1
5 -2 Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 9 10 4 40 19 11 6 6 41 25 37 76 Rd 6 Rd 2
6 10 Nottingham Forest 46 14 7 2 57 23 6 7 10 25 27 32 74 Rd 3 Rd 2
7 PL Ipswich Town 46 10 5 8 49 39 9 8 6 31 25 16 70 Rd 4 Rd 4 UEFA Rd 3
8 -2 Norwich City 46 14 4 5 36 17 5 8 10 24 32 11 69 Rd 5 Rd 1
9 -5 Millwall 46 11 6 6 34 32 8 3 12 25 37 -10 66 Rd 4 Rd 1
10 -1 Wimbledon 46 12 5 6 39 28 6 6 11 37 45 3 65 Rd 4 Rd 3
11 1 Gillingham 46 10 6 7 33 31 6 8 9 23 34 -9 62 Rd 4 Rd 3
12 -4 Preston North End 46 11 7 5 44 29 5 6 12 24 41 -2 61 Rd 3 Rd 4
13 1 Watford 46 11 5 7 33 26 6 4 13 21 44 -16 60 SF Rd 1
14 -4 Crystal Palace 46 8 10 5 29 17 6 7 10 30 35 7 59 Rd 5 Rd 5
15 6 Rotherham United 46 8 9 6 27 25 7 5 11 35 37 0 59 Rd 3 Rd 4
16 -9 Burnley 46 10 4 9 35 44 5 6 12 30 45 -24 55 Rd 6 Rd 4
17 1 Walsall 46 10 3 10 34 34 5 6 12 23 35 -12 54 Rd 5 Rd 3
18 PL Derby County 46 9 5 9 33 32 6 2 15 22 42 -19 52 Rd 3 Rd 2
19 -4 Bradford City 46 7 8 8 27 35 7 2 14 24 38 -22 52 Rd 3 Rd 1
20 -9 Coventry City 46 6 6 11 23 31 6 8 9 23 31 -16 50 Rd 4 Rd 3
21D 2 Stoke City 46 9 6 8 25 25 3 8 12 20 44 -24 50 Rd 5 Rd 1
22 -2 Sheffield Wednesday 46 7 7 9 29 32 3 9 11 27 41 -17 46 Rd 3 Rd 2
23D 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 7 6 10 29 31 4 6 13 20 36 -18 45 Rd 3 Rd 2
24 -5 Grimsby Town 46 5 6 12 26 39 4 6 13 22 46 -37 39 Rd 3 Rd 1
Second Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Second Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts FA Cup FL Cup Euro
1 9 Wigan Athletic 46 14 7 2 37 16 15 6 2 31 9 43 100 Rd 3 Rd 5
2 D 1 Crewe Alexandra 46 11 5 7 29 19 14 6 3 47 21 36 86 Rd 3 Rd 2
3 4 Bristol City 46 15 5 3 43 15 9 6 8 36 33 31 83 Rd 3 Rd 1
4 4 Queens Park Rangers 46 14 4 5 38 19 10 7 6 31 26 24 83 Rd 1 Rd 1
5 4 Oldham Athletic 46 11 6 6 39 18 11 10 2 29 20 30 82 Rd 2 Rd 4
6 -2 Cardiff City 46 12 6 5 33 20 11 6 6 35 23 25 81 Rd 3 Rd 2
7 5 Tranmere Rovers 46 14 5 4 38 23 9 6 8 28 34 9 80 Rd 1 Rd 2
8D 3 Plymouth Argyle 46 11 6 6 39 24 6 8 9 24 28 11 65 Rd 3 Rd 1
9D 3 Luton Town 46 8 8 7 32 28 9 6 8 35 34 5 65 Rd 2 Rd 2
10 3 Swindon Town 46 10 5 8 34 27 6 7 10 25 36 -4 60 Rd 2 Rd 1
11 6 Peterborough United 46 8 7 8 25 20 6 9 8 26 34 -3 58 Rd 1 Rd 1
12 3 Colchester United 46 8 7 8 24 24 6 9 8 28 32 -4 58 Rd 1 Rd 1
13 3 Blackpool 46 10 8 5 35 25 5 5 13 21 39 -8 58 Rd 3 Rd 1
14 D 1 Stockport County 46 8 8 7 39 38 7 2 14 26 32 -5 55 Rd 2 Rd 2
15 4 Notts County 46 10 7 6 37 32 3 9 11 25 38 -8 55 Rd 1 Rd 1
16 -13 Brentford 46 8 8 7 28 21 6 4 13 19 35 -9 54 Rd 4 Rd 2
17 -3 Port Vale 46 9 5 9 34 31 5 6 12 20 39 -16 53 Rd 1 Rd 1
18 -7 Wycombe Wanderers 46 8 7 8 39 38 5 6 12 20 28 -7 52 Rd 1 Rd 2
19 D 1 Barnsley 46 7 8 8 27 31 6 5 12 24 33 -13 52 Rd 1 Rd 1
20 -2 Chesterfield 46 11 4 8 29 28 3 4 16 14 45 -30 50 Rd 1 Rd 2
21D 3 Cheltenham Town 46 6 9 8 26 31 4 9 10 27 37 -15 48 Rd 3 Rd 2
22 -16 Huddersfield Town 46 7 9 7 27 24 4 3 16 12 37 -22 45 Rd 1 Rd 2
23D 3 Mansfield Town 46 9 2 12 38 45 3 6 14 28 52 -31 44 Rd 2 Rd 1
24 -4 Northampton Town 46 7 4 12 23 31 3 5 15 17 48 -39 39 Rd 2 Rd 1
Third Division
Home Away
Ptn Change from last Season Third Division Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts FA Cup FL Cup Euro
1 5 Rushden & Diamonds 46 16 5 2 48 19 8 10 5 25 28 26 87 Rd 2 Rd 2
2 5 Hartlepool United 46 16 5 2 49 21 8 8 7 22 30 20 85 Rd 1 Rd 1
3D 2 Wrexham 46 12 7 4 48 26 11 8 4 36 24 34 84 Rd 1 Rd 2
4D 2 AFC Bournemouth 46 14 7 2 38 18 6 7 10 22 30 12 74 Rd 4 Rd 1
5 3 Scunthorpe United 46 11 8 4 40 20 8 7 8 28 29 19 72 Rd 3 Rd 1
6 16 Lincoln City 46 10 9 4 29 18 8 7 8 17 19 9 70 Rd 1 Rd 1
7D 2 Bury 46 8 8 7 25 26 10 8 5 32 30 1 70 Rd 1 Rd 3
8 13 Oxford United 46 9 7 7 26 20 10 5 8 31 27 10 69 Rd 3 Rd 3
9 10 Torquay United 46 9 11 3 41 31 7 7 9 30 40 0 66 Rd 2 Rd 1
10 4 York City 46 11 9 3 34 24 6 6 11 18 29 -1 66 Rd 2 Rd 1
11 -1 Kidderminster Harriers 46 8 8 7 30 33 8 7 8 32 30 -1 63 Rd 1 Rd 1
12D 2 Cambridge United 46 10 7 6 38 25 6 6 11 29 45 -3 61 Rd 3 Rd 2
13 -2 Hull City 46 9 10 4 34 19 5 7 11 24 34 5 59 Rd 1 Rd 1
14 1 Darlington 46 8 10 5 36 27 4 8 11 22 32 -1 54 Rd 3 Rd 1
15NL Boston United 46 11 6 6 34 22 4 7 12 21 34 -1 54 Rd 1 Rd 1
16 -3 Macclesfield Town 46 8 6 9 29 28 6 6 11 28 35 -6 54 Rd 3 Rd 2
17 -5 Southend United 46 12 1 10 29 23 5 2 16 18 36 -12 54 Rd 2 Rd 1
18 0 Leyton Orient 46 9 6 8 28 24 5 5 13 23 37 -10 53 Rd 1 Rd 2
19 -14 Rochdale 46 7 6 10 30 30 5 10 8 33 40 -7 52 Rd 5 Rd 1
20 3 Bristol Rovers 46 7 7 9 25 27 5 8 10 25 30 -7 51 Rd 2 Pr Rd
21 -1 Swansea City 46 9 6 8 28 25 3 7 13 20 40 -17 49 Rd 1 Rd 1
22 -5 Carlisle United 46 5 5 13 26 40 8 5 10 26 38 -26 49 Rd 2 Rd 1
23 -7 Exeter City 46 7 7 9 24 31 4 8 11 26 33 -14 48 Rd 3 Rd 1
24 -15 Shrewsbury Town 46 5 6 12 34 39 4 8 11 28 53 -30 41 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.