The Results Archive
Including 1,023,442 match results over 138 seasons
King Hussein of Jordan forms a military government in order to deal with the threat of Palestinian terrorists. Macclesfield Town beat Telford United to become the first holders of the FA Trophy in May 1970. Everton secured the Football League Championship in April 1970. Chelsea required a replay to beat Leeds United in the FA Cup Final in April 1970. Palestinian terrorists hijack four aircraft and land them in Jordan before eventually blowing three of them up. President Nasser of Egypt dies of a heart attack in September 1970. The Glastonbury Festival is first held in September 1970. Edward Heath became British Prime Minster in June 1970. In December 1970 Paul McCartney files a lawsuit against the other members of The Beatles making it clear that the band has broken up. In January 1971 a military coup is staged in Uganda under General Idi Amin Dada.
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 Arsenal 42 18 3 0 41 6 11 4 6 30 23 29 7 6 71 29 65 2.45
2 Leeds United 42 16 2 3 40 12 11 8 2 32 18 27 10 5 72 30 64 2.40
3 Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 5 5 33 19 8 9 4 21 14 19 14 9 54 33 52 1.64
4 Wolverhampton Wander... 42 13 3 5 33 22 9 5 7 31 32 22 8 12 64 54 52 1.19
5 Liverpool 42 11 10 0 30 10 6 7 8 12 14 17 17 8 42 24 51 1.75
6 Chelsea 42 12 6 3 34 21 6 9 6 18 21 18 15 9 52 42 51 1.24
7 Southampton 42 12 5 4 35 15 5 7 9 21 29 17 12 13 56 44 46 1.27
8 Manchester United 42 9 6 6 29 24 7 5 9 36 42 16 11 15 65 66 43 0.98
9 Derby County 42 9 5 7 32 26 7 5 9 24 28 16 10 16 56 54 42 1.04
10 Coventry City 42 12 4 5 24 12 4 6 11 13 26 16 10 16 37 38 42 0.97
11 Manchester City 42 7 9 5 30 22 5 8 8 17 20 12 17 13 47 42 41 1.12
12 Newcastle United 42 9 9 3 27 16 5 4 12 17 30 14 13 15 44 46 41 0.96
13 Stoke City 42 10 7 4 28 11 2 6 13 16 37 12 13 17 44 48 37 0.92
14 Everton 42 10 7 4 32 16 2 6 13 22 44 12 13 17 54 60 37 0.90
15 Huddersfield Town 42 7 8 6 19 16 4 6 11 21 33 11 14 17 40 49 36 0.82
16 Nottingham Forest 42 9 4 8 29 26 5 4 12 13 35 14 8 20 42 61 36 0.69
17 West Bromwich Albion 42 9 8 4 34 25 1 7 13 24 50 10 15 17 58 75 35 0.77
18 Crystal Palace 42 9 5 7 24 24 3 6 12 15 33 12 11 19 39 57 35 0.68
19 Ipswich Town 42 9 4 8 28 22 3 6 12 14 26 12 10 20 42 48 34 0.88
20 West Ham United 42 6 8 7 28 30 4 6 11 19 30 10 14 18 47 60 34 0.78
21 Burnley 42 4 8 9 20 31 3 5 13 9 32 7 13 22 29 63 27 0.46
22 Blackpool 42 3 9 9 22 31 1 6 14 12 35 4 15 23 34 66 23 0.52