The Results Archive
Including 1,023,362 match results over 138 seasons
Princess Anne marries Captain Mark Phillips at Westminster Abbey in November 1973. OPEC ministers agree to use oil as a weapon against states they deem to be unfriendly in October 1973. Twelve people are killed when a bomb, planted by the Provisional IRA, explodes on a coach on the M62. Liverpool became Football League Champions in May 1973. Harold Wilson became British Prime Minster for the second time in March 1974. Sunderland beat Leeds United by a single goal to become the FA Cup holders in May 1973. After a series of disappointing performances, and failure to win through to the 1974 World Cup finals, the FA dismiss Sir Alf Ramsey. Egypt and Syria attack Israel in October 1973 in what became known as the Yom Kippur war. Scarborough beat Wigan Athletic to win the FA Trophy in April 1973. To conserve energy as a result of strikes in the mining industry the Three Day Week is begun at the end of 1973.
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 Leeds United 42 12 8 1 38 18 12 6 3 28 13 24 14 4 66 31 62 2.13
2 Liverpool 42 18 2 1 34 11 4 11 6 18 20 22 13 7 52 31 57 1.68
3 Derby County 42 13 7 1 40 16 4 7 10 12 26 17 14 11 52 42 48 1.24
4 Ipswich Town 42 10 7 4 38 21 8 4 9 29 37 18 11 13 67 58 47 1.16
5 Stoke City 42 13 6 2 39 15 2 10 9 15 27 15 16 11 54 42 46 1.29
6 Burnley 42 10 9 2 29 16 6 5 10 27 37 16 14 12 56 53 46 1.06
7 Everton 42 12 7 2 29 14 4 5 12 21 34 16 12 14 50 48 44 1.04
8 Queens Park Rangers 42 8 10 3 30 17 5 7 9 26 35 13 17 12 56 52 43 1.08
9 Leicester City 42 10 7 4 35 17 3 9 9 16 24 13 16 13 51 41 42 1.24
10 Arsenal 42 9 7 5 23 16 5 7 9 26 35 14 14 14 49 51 42 0.96
11 Tottenham Hotspur 42 9 4 8 26 27 5 10 6 19 23 14 14 14 45 50 42 0.90
12 Wolverhampton Wander... 42 11 6 4 30 18 2 9 10 19 31 13 15 14 49 49 41 1.00
13 Sheffield United 42 7 7 7 25 22 7 5 9 19 27 14 12 16 44 49 40 0.90
14 Manchester City 42 10 7 4 25 17 4 5 12 14 29 14 12 16 39 46 40 0.85
15 Newcastle United 42 9 6 6 28 21 4 6 11 21 27 13 12 17 49 48 38 1.02
16 Coventry City 42 10 5 6 25 18 4 5 12 18 36 14 10 18 43 54 38 0.80
17 Chelsea 42 9 4 8 36 29 3 9 9 20 31 12 13 17 56 60 37 0.93
18 West Ham United 42 7 7 7 36 32 4 8 9 19 28 11 15 16 55 60 37 0.92
19 Birmingham City 42 10 7 4 30 21 2 6 13 22 43 12 13 17 52 64 37 0.81
20 Southampton 42 8 10 3 30 20 3 4 14 17 48 11 14 17 47 68 36 0.69
21 Manchester United 42 7 7 7 23 20 3 5 13 15 28 10 12 20 38 48 32 0.79
22 Norwich City 42 6 9 6 25 27 1 6 14 12 35 7 15 20 37 62 29 0.60