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The league table for the 1897-1898 season

# Team P W D L F A W D L F A G.Avg PTS
1 Sheffield United 30 9 4 2 27 14 8 4 3 29 17 1.81 42
2 Sunderland 30 12 2 1 27 8 4 3 8 16 22 1.43 37
3 Wolves 30 10 4 1 36 14 4 3 8 21 27 1.39 35
4 Everton 30 11 3 1 33 12 2 6 7 15 27 1.23 35
5 The Wednesday 30 12 0 3 39 15 3 3 9 12 27 1.21 33
6 Aston Villa 30 12 1 2 47 21 2 4 9 14 30 1.20 33
7 WBA 30 8 5 2 25 16 3 5 7 19 29 0.98 32
8 Nottingham Forest 30 7 5 3 30 19 4 4 7 17 30 0.96 31
9 Liverpool FC 30 7 4 4 27 16 4 2 9 21 29 1.07 28
10 Derby 30 10 3 2 40 19 1 3 11 17 42 0.93 28
11 Bolton Wanderers 30 9 2 4 18 13 2 2 11 10 28 0.68 26
12 Preston North End 30 7 5 3 26 15 1 3 11 9 28 0.81 24
13 Notts County 30 4 6 5 23 23 4 2 9 13 23 0.78 24
14 Bury 30 8 3 4 25 19 0 5 10 14 32 0.76 24
15 Blackburn Rovers 30 4 7 4 20 22 3 3 9 19 32 0.72 24
16 Stoke 30 8 3 4 21 14 0 5 10 14 41 0.64 24