# Club J G N D BP BC +/- Pts
1 Everton FC 11 9 1 1 38 14 24 28
2 Liverpool FC 11 9 0 2 37 20 17 27
3 Derby County 12 8 2 2 35 18 17 26
4 Manchester United 10 7 2 1 34 17 17 23
5 Manchester City 11 3 5 3 29 16 13 14
6 Middlesbrough 10 4 1 5 19 26 -7 13
7 Stoke City 9 3 1 5 14 16 -2 10
8 Blackburn Rovers 10 3 1 6 20 26 -6 10
9 Wolverhampton 11 3 1 7 13 22 -9 10
10 West Bromwich Albion 11 1 3 7 20 34 -14 6
11 Sunderland AFC 10 1 3 6 8 27 -19 6
12 Newcastle United 10 2 0 8 6 37 -31 6