The Results Archive
Including 1,018,983 match results over 138 seasons
Leeds United became Football League Champions in May 1969. Five Israeli gunboats, being withheld by France due to an arms embargo, are brought out of the harbour at Cherbourg and taken to Israel by Israeli military personnel. The Biafran war in west Africa ends in January 1970 with Nigeria reclaiming control of the region. In October 1969 thousands of protestors join marches throughout the United States to show their opposition to the Vietnam War. Manchester City beat Leicester City by a single goal to win the FA Cup in April 1969. In November 1969 John Lennon returns his OBE in protest over British Government foreign policies. British troops are deployed to Northern Ireland in order to restore order to the province. The British Parliament makes permanent the abolition of the death penalty for murder. The Woodstock Music Festival is held in August 1969 in New York State. The first jumbo jet landed at Heathrow Airport in January 1970.
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 Everton 42 17 3 1 46 19 12 5 4 26 15 29 8 5 72 34 66 2.12
2 Leeds United 42 15 4 2 50 19 6 11 4 34 30 21 15 6 84 49 57 1.71
3 Chelsea 42 13 7 1 36 18 8 6 7 34 32 21 13 8 70 50 55 1.40
4 Derby County 42 15 3 3 45 14 7 6 8 19 23 22 9 11 64 37 53 1.73
5 Liverpool 42 10 7 4 34 20 10 4 7 31 22 20 11 11 65 42 51 1.55
6 Coventry City 42 9 6 6 35 28 10 5 6 23 20 19 11 12 58 48 49 1.21
7 Newcastle United 42 14 2 5 42 16 3 11 7 15 19 17 13 12 57 35 47 1.63
8 Manchester United 42 8 9 4 37 27 6 8 7 29 34 14 17 11 66 61 45 1.08
9 Stoke City 42 10 7 4 31 23 5 8 8 25 29 15 15 12 56 52 45 1.08
10 Manchester City 42 8 6 7 25 22 8 5 8 30 26 16 11 15 55 48 43 1.15
11 Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 2 8 27 21 6 7 8 27 34 17 9 16 54 55 43 0.98
12 Arsenal 42 7 10 4 29 23 5 8 8 22 26 12 18 12 51 49 42 1.04
13 Wolverhampton Wander... 42 8 8 5 30 23 4 8 9 25 34 12 16 14 55 57 40 0.96
14 Burnley 42 7 7 7 33 29 5 8 8 23 32 12 15 15 56 61 39 0.92
15 Nottingham Forest 42 8 9 4 28 28 2 9 10 22 43 10 18 14 50 71 38 0.70
16 West Bromwich Albion 42 10 6 5 39 25 4 3 14 19 41 14 9 19 58 66 37 0.88
17 West Ham United 42 8 8 5 28 21 4 4 13 23 39 12 12 18 51 60 36 0.85
18 Ipswich Town 42 9 5 7 23 20 1 6 14 17 43 10 11 21 40 63 31 0.63
19 Southampton 42 3 12 6 24 27 3 5 13 22 40 6 17 19 46 67 29 0.69
20 Crystal Palace 42 5 6 10 20 36 1 9 11 14 32 6 15 21 34 68 27 0.50
21 Sunderland 42 4 11 6 17 24 2 3 16 13 44 6 14 22 30 68 26 0.44
22 Sheffield Wednesday 42 6 5 10 23 27 2 4 15 17 44 8 9 25 40 71 25 0.56