The Results Archive
Including 1,023,697 match results over 138 seasons
Tottenham Hotspur secure the League Title in April 1961. Tottenham Hotspur win the FA Cup in May 1961 thereby securing the double for the season. British Intelligence Officer Kim Philby defects to the Soviet Union in January 1962. James Hanratty is hanged at Bedford Prison for the A6 murder despite protestations from many who believe him to have been innocent. President Kennedy sends 18000 In what becomes known as the Panda crossings are introduced but cause confusion to many with their sequence of buttons and lights. The new Coventry Cathedral is consecrated in May 1962. A CND Rally in Trafalgar Square in September 1961 leads to over 1000 arrests. The BBC begins showing Z Cars - a series that tries to portray the Police in a more realistic light.
League Cup
Football League: Division 2
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 Liverpool 42 18 3 0 68 19 9 5 7 31 24 27 8 7 99 43 62 2.30
2 Leyton Orient 42 11 5 5 34 17 11 5 5 35 23 22 10 10 69 40 54 1.73
3 Sunderland 42 17 3 1 60 16 5 6 10 25 34 22 9 11 85 50 53 1.70
4 Scunthorpe United 42 14 4 3 52 26 7 3 11 34 45 21 7 14 86 71 49 1.21
5 Plymouth Argyle 42 12 4 5 45 30 7 4 10 30 45 19 8 15 75 75 46 1.00
6 Southampton 42 13 3 5 53 28 5 6 10 24 34 18 9 15 77 62 45 1.24
7 Huddersfield Town 42 11 5 5 39 22 5 7 9 28 37 16 12 14 67 59 44 1.14
8 Stoke City 42 13 4 4 34 17 4 4 13 21 40 17 8 17 55 57 42 0.96
9 Rotherham United 42 9 6 6 36 30 7 3 11 34 46 16 9 17 70 76 41 0.92
10 Preston North End 42 11 4 6 34 23 4 6 11 21 34 15 10 17 55 57 40 0.96
11 Newcastle United 42 10 5 6 40 27 5 4 12 24 31 15 9 18 64 58 39 1.10
12 Middlesbrough 42 11 3 7 45 29 5 4 12 31 43 16 7 19 76 72 39 1.06
13 Luton Town 42 12 1 8 44 37 5 4 12 25 34 17 5 20 69 71 39 0.97
14 Walsall 42 11 7 3 42 23 3 4 14 28 52 14 11 17 70 75 39 0.93
15 Charlton Athletic 42 10 5 6 38 30 5 4 12 31 45 15 9 18 69 75 39 0.92
16 Derby County 42 10 7 4 42 27 4 4 13 26 48 14 11 17 68 75 39 0.91
17 Norwich City 42 10 6 5 36 28 4 5 12 25 42 14 11 17 61 70 39 0.87
18 Bury 42 9 4 8 32 36 8 1 12 20 40 17 5 20 52 76 39 0.68
19 Leeds United 42 9 6 6 24 19 3 6 12 26 42 12 12 18 50 61 36 0.82
20 Swansea Town 42 10 5 6 38 30 2 7 12 23 53 12 12 18 61 83 36 0.73
21 Bristol Rovers 42 11 3 7 36 31 2 4 15 17 50 13 7 22 53 81 33 0.65
22 Brighton & Hove Albi... 42 7 7 7 24 32 3 4 14 18 54 10 11 21 42 86 31 0.49