The Results Archive
Including 1,023,483 match results over 138 seasons
Blue Peter is broadcast for the first time in October 1958. Buddy Holly is killed in a plane crash aged 22. US Thor ballistic missiles are deployed in the UK to act as a deterrent to the nuclear threat from the Soviet Union. Prime Minister Harold Macmillan holds talks with Khrushchev on a visit to Moscow in 1959. The Preston by-pass, Britain Wolverhampton Wanderers become the Football League Champions in April 1958. Racially motivated riots take place in Notting Hill as groups of mainly white youths attack properties belonging to Afro-Caribbean residents. Bolton Wanderers became FA Cup holders by beating Manchester United in May 1958. The French Fifth Republic is established in October 1958 which carries Charles de Gaulle to power. The State Opening of Parliament is broadcast on television for the first time.
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 Wolverhampton Wander... 42 15 3 3 68 19 13 2 6 42 30 28 5 9 110 49 61 2.24
2 Manchester United 42 14 4 3 58 27 10 3 8 45 39 24 7 11 103 66 55 1.56
3 Arsenal 42 14 3 4 53 29 7 5 9 35 39 21 8 13 88 68 50 1.29
4 Bolton Wanderers 42 14 3 4 56 30 6 7 8 23 36 20 10 12 79 66 50 1.20
5 West Bromwich Albion 42 8 7 6 41 33 10 6 5 47 35 18 13 11 88 68 49 1.29
6 West Ham United 42 15 3 3 59 29 6 3 12 26 41 21 6 15 85 70 48 1.21
7 Burnley 42 11 4 6 41 29 8 6 7 40 41 19 10 13 81 70 48 1.16
8 Blackpool 42 12 7 2 39 13 6 4 11 27 36 18 11 13 66 49 47 1.35
9 Birmingham City 42 14 1 6 54 35 6 5 10 30 33 20 6 16 84 68 46 1.24
10 Blackburn Rovers 42 12 3 6 48 28 5 7 9 28 42 17 10 15 76 70 44 1.09
11 Newcastle United 42 11 3 7 40 29 6 4 11 40 51 17 7 18 80 80 41 1.00
12 Preston North End 42 9 3 9 40 39 8 4 9 30 38 17 7 18 70 77 41 0.91
13 Nottingham Forest 42 9 4 8 37 32 8 2 11 34 42 17 6 19 71 74 40 0.96
14 Chelsea 42 13 2 6 52 37 5 2 14 25 61 18 4 20 77 98 40 0.79
15 Leeds United 42 8 7 6 28 27 7 2 12 29 47 15 9 18 57 74 39 0.77
16 Everton 42 11 3 7 39 38 6 1 14 32 49 17 4 21 71 87 38 0.82
17 Luton Town 42 11 6 4 50 26 1 7 13 18 45 12 13 17 68 71 37 0.96
18 Tottenham Hotspur 42 10 3 8 56 42 3 7 11 29 53 13 10 19 85 95 36 0.89
19 Leicester City 42 7 6 8 34 36 4 4 13 33 62 11 10 21 67 98 32 0.68
20 Manchester City 42 8 7 6 40 32 3 2 16 24 63 11 9 22 64 95 31 0.67
21 Aston Villa 42 8 5 8 31 33 3 3 15 27 54 11 8 23 58 87 30 0.67
22 Portsmouth 42 5 4 12 38 47 1 5 15 26 65 6 9 27 64 112 21 0.57