The Results Archive
Including 1,023,483 match results over 138 seasons
Harold MacMillan became British Prime Minister in January 1957. Britain and France are forced to withdraw from Suez after pressure from the United Nations and the United States. Manchester United became football League Champions in May 1956. The Queen opens the world The Cavern Club opens in Liverpool initially as a jazz club. In October 1956 the Royal Air Force retires its last Lancaster Bomber. Russian troops suppress the Hungarian uprising in November 1956. Manchester City beat Birmingham City 3 - 1 to win the FA Cup in May 1956. President Eisenhower is re-elected President, defeating Adlai Stevenson in the November Presidential election. ERNIE selects its first Premium Bond winner in June 1957.
League Cup
Football League: Division 1
Up to and including
Home Away Combined
Pos Club Name Pld W D L GF GA W D L GF GA W D L GF GA Pts GA
1 Manchester United 42 14 4 3 55 25 14 4 3 48 29 28 8 6 103 54 64 1.91
2 Tottenham Hotspur 42 15 4 2 70 24 7 8 6 34 32 22 12 8 104 56 56 1.86
3 Preston North End 42 15 4 2 50 19 8 6 7 34 37 23 10 9 84 56 56 1.50
4 Blackpool 42 14 3 4 55 26 8 6 7 38 39 22 9 11 93 65 53 1.43
5 Arsenal 42 12 5 4 45 21 9 3 9 40 48 21 8 13 85 69 50 1.23
6 Wolverhampton Wander... 42 17 2 2 70 29 3 6 12 24 41 20 8 14 94 70 48 1.34
7 Burnley 42 14 5 2 41 21 4 5 12 15 29 18 10 14 56 50 46 1.12
8 Leeds United 42 10 8 3 42 18 5 6 10 30 45 15 14 13 72 63 44 1.14
9 Bolton Wanderers 42 13 6 2 42 23 3 6 12 23 42 16 12 14 65 65 44 1.00
10 Aston Villa 42 10 8 3 45 25 4 7 10 20 30 14 15 13 65 55 43 1.18
11 West Bromwich Albion 42 8 8 5 31 25 6 6 9 28 36 14 14 14 59 61 42 0.97
12 Birmingham City 42 12 5 4 52 25 3 4 14 17 44 15 9 18 69 69 39 1.00
13 Chelsea 42 7 8 6 43 36 6 5 10 30 37 13 13 16 73 73 39 1.00
14 Sheffield Wednesday 42 14 3 4 55 29 2 3 16 27 59 16 6 20 82 88 38 0.93
15 Everton 42 10 5 6 34 28 4 5 12 27 51 14 10 18 61 79 38 0.77
16 Luton Town 42 10 4 7 32 26 4 5 12 26 50 14 9 19 58 76 37 0.76
17 Newcastle United 42 10 5 6 43 31 4 3 14 24 56 14 8 20 67 87 36 0.77
18 Manchester City 42 10 2 9 48 42 3 7 11 30 46 13 9 20 78 88 35 0.89
19 Portsmouth 42 8 6 7 37 35 2 7 12 25 57 10 13 19 62 92 33 0.67
20 Sunderland 42 9 5 7 40 30 3 3 15 27 58 12 8 22 67 88 32 0.76
21 Cardiff City 42 7 6 8 35 34 3 3 15 18 54 10 9 23 53 88 29 0.60
22 Charlton Athletic 42 7 3 11 31 44 2 1 18 31 76 9 4 29 62 120 22 0.52