The Results Archive
Including 1,023,606 match results over 138 seasons
OPEC ministers agree to use oil as a weapon against states they deem to be unfriendly in October 1973. Sunderland beat Leeds United by a single goal to become the FA Cup holders in May 1973. Egypt and Syria attack Israel in October 1973 in what became known as the Yom Kippur war. Liverpool became Football League Champions in May 1973. To conserve energy as a result of strikes in the mining industry the Three Day Week is begun at the end of 1973. Harold Wilson became British Prime Minster for the second time in March 1974. Chilean President Salvador Allende is overthrown in a military coup in September 1973. Princess Anne marries Captain Mark Phillips at Westminster Abbey in November 1973. Twelve people are killed when a bomb, planted by the Provisional IRA, explodes on a coach on the M62. After a series of disappointing performances, and failure to win through to the 1974 World Cup finals, the FA dismiss Sir Alf Ramsey.
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 Middlesbrough 42 16 4 1 40 8 11 7 3 37 22 27 11 4 77 30 65 2.57
2 Luton Town 42 12 5 4 42 25 7 7 7 22 26 19 12 11 64 51 50 1.25
3 Carlisle United 42 13 5 3 40 17 7 4 10 21 31 20 9 13 61 48 49 1.27
4 Orient 42 9 8 4 28 17 6 10 5 27 25 15 18 9 55 42 48 1.31
5 Blackpool 42 11 5 5 35 17 6 8 7 22 23 17 13 12 57 40 47 1.43
6 Sunderland 42 11 6 4 32 15 8 3 10 26 29 19 9 14 58 44 47 1.32
7 Nottingham Forest 42 12 6 3 40 19 3 9 9 17 24 15 15 12 57 43 45 1.33
8 West Bromwich Albion 42 8 9 4 28 24 6 7 8 20 21 14 16 12 48 45 44 1.07
9 Hull City 42 9 9 3 25 15 4 8 9 21 32 13 17 12 46 47 43 0.98
10 Notts County 42 8 6 7 30 35 7 7 7 25 25 15 13 14 55 60 43 0.92
11 Bolton Wanderers 42 12 5 4 30 17 3 7 11 14 23 15 12 15 44 40 42 1.10
12 Millwall 42 10 6 5 28 16 4 8 9 23 35 14 14 14 51 51 42 1.00
13 Fulham 42 11 4 6 26 20 5 6 10 13 23 16 10 16 39 43 42 0.91
14 Aston Villa 42 8 9 4 33 21 5 6 10 15 24 13 15 14 48 45 41 1.07
15 Portsmouth 42 9 8 4 26 16 5 4 12 19 46 14 12 16 45 62 40 0.73
16 Bristol City 42 9 5 7 25 20 5 5 11 22 34 14 10 18 47 54 38 0.87
17 Cardiff City 42 8 7 6 27 20 2 9 10 22 42 10 16 16 49 62 36 0.79
18 Oxford United 42 8 8 5 27 21 2 8 11 8 25 10 16 16 35 46 36 0.76
19 Sheffield Wednesday 42 9 6 6 33 24 3 5 13 18 39 12 11 19 51 63 35 0.81
20 Crystal Palace 42 6 7 8 24 24 5 5 11 19 32 11 12 19 43 56 34 0.77
21 Preston North End (-1) 42 7 8 6 24 23 2 6 13 16 39 9 14 19 40 62 31 0.65
22 Swindon Town 42 6 7 8 22 27 1 4 16 14 45 7 11 24 36 72 25 0.50