The Results Archive
Including 1,002,419 match results over 137 seasons
Britain and France are forced to withdraw from Suez after pressure from the United Nations and the United States. Harold MacMillan became British Prime Minister in January 1957. ERNIE selects its first Premium Bond winner in June 1957. Manchester United became football League Champions in May 1956. President Eisenhower is re-elected President, defeating Adlai Stevenson in the November Presidential election. Manchester City beat Birmingham City 3 - 1 to win the FA Cup in May 1956. In November 1956 British and French forces seize control of two major ports in the Suez Canal in Egypt. Russian troops suppress the Hungarian uprising in November 1956. The Queen opens the world The Cavern Club opens in Liverpool initially as a jazz club.
League Cup
Football League: Division 3 South
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 Ipswich Town 46 18 3 2 72 20 7 6 10 29 34 25 9 12 101 54 59 1.87
2 Torquay United 46 19 4 0 71 18 5 7 11 18 46 24 11 11 89 64 59 1.39
3 Colchester United 46 15 8 0 49 19 7 6 10 35 37 22 14 10 84 56 58 1.50
4 Southampton 46 15 4 4 48 20 7 6 10 28 32 22 10 14 76 52 54 1.46
5 Bournemouth & Boscom... 46 15 7 1 57 20 4 7 12 31 42 19 14 13 88 62 52 1.42
6 Brighton & Hove Albi... 46 15 6 2 59 26 4 8 11 27 39 19 14 13 86 65 52 1.32
7 Southend United 46 14 3 6 42 20 4 9 10 31 45 18 12 16 73 65 48 1.12
8 Brentford 46 12 9 2 55 29 4 7 12 23 47 16 16 14 78 76 48 1.03
9 Shrewsbury Town 46 11 9 3 45 24 4 9 10 27 55 15 18 13 72 79 48 0.91
10 Queens Park Rangers 46 12 7 4 42 21 6 4 13 19 39 18 11 17 61 60 47 1.02
11 Watford 46 11 6 6 44 32 7 4 12 28 43 18 10 18 72 75 46 0.96
12 Newport County [1] 46 15 6 2 51 18 1 7 15 14 44 16 13 17 65 62 45 1.05
13 Reading 46 13 4 6 44 30 5 5 13 36 51 18 9 19 80 81 45 0.99
14 Northampton Town 46 15 5 3 49 22 3 4 16 17 51 18 9 19 66 73 45 0.90
15 Walsall 46 11 7 5 49 25 5 5 13 31 49 16 12 18 80 74 44 1.08
16 Coventry City 46 12 5 6 52 36 4 7 12 22 48 16 12 18 74 84 44 0.88
17 Millwall 46 13 7 3 46 29 3 5 15 18 55 16 12 18 64 84 44 0.76
18 Plymouth Argyle 46 10 8 5 38 31 6 3 14 30 42 16 11 19 68 73 43 0.93
19 Aldershot 46 11 5 7 43 35 4 7 12 36 57 15 12 19 79 92 42 0.86
20 Crystal Palace 46 7 10 6 31 28 4 8 11 31 47 11 18 17 62 75 40 0.83
21 Exeter City 46 8 8 7 37 29 4 5 14 24 50 12 13 21 61 79 37 0.77
22 Gillingham 46 7 8 8 29 29 5 5 13 25 56 12 13 21 54 85 37 0.64
23 Swindon Town 46 12 3 8 43 33 3 3 17 23 63 15 6 25 66 96 36 0.69
24 Norwich City 46 7 5 11 33 37 1 10 12 28 57 8 15 23 61 94 31 0.65