The Results Archive
Including 979,900 match results over 137 seasons
Manchester City had secured the league title by May 1937. An underground explosion at Markham Colliery near Staveley leaves 79 dead. The Anglo Irish Trade Agreement of 1938 settled both trade and security issues between the two states. The Empire Exhibition opens in Glasgow in May 1938. Anthony Eden resigns as Foreign Secretary over Prime Minister Chamberlain Neville Chamberlain became British Prime Minister in May 1937. Sunderland beat Preston North End to become the FA Cup holders in May 1937. In December Japanese forces occupy the city of Nanking, then the capital of the Republic of China. A Pan Arab conference is held in Bloudan, Syria, on the future of Palestine. Sigmund Freud arrives in London having fled potential persecution from the increasingly anti-Semitic feelings in Austria.
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 Aston Villa 42 17 2 2 50 12 8 5 8 23 23 25 7 10 73 35 57 2.09
2 Manchester United 42 15 3 3 50 18 7 6 8 32 32 22 9 11 82 50 53 1.64
3 Sheffield United 42 15 4 2 46 19 7 5 9 27 37 22 9 11 73 56 53 1.30
4 Coventry City 42 12 5 4 31 15 8 7 6 35 30 20 12 10 66 45 52 1.47
5 Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 3 4 46 16 5 3 13 30 38 19 6 17 76 54 44 1.41
6 Burnley 42 15 4 2 35 11 2 6 13 19 43 17 10 15 54 54 44 1.00
7 Bradford Park Avenue... 42 13 4 4 51 22 4 5 12 18 34 17 9 16 69 56 43 1.23
8 Fulham 42 10 7 4 44 23 6 4 11 17 34 16 11 15 61 57 43 1.07
9 West Ham United 42 13 5 3 34 16 1 9 11 19 36 14 14 14 53 52 42 1.02
10 Bury 42 12 3 6 43 26 6 2 13 20 34 18 5 19 63 60 41 1.05
11 Chesterfield 42 12 2 7 39 24 4 7 10 24 39 16 9 17 63 63 41 1.00
12 Luton Town 42 10 6 5 53 36 5 4 12 36 50 15 10 17 89 86 40 1.03
13 Plymouth Argyle 42 10 7 4 40 30 4 5 12 17 35 14 12 16 57 65 40 0.88
14 Norwich City 42 11 5 5 35 28 3 6 12 21 47 14 11 17 56 75 39 0.75
15 Southampton 42 12 6 3 42 26 3 3 15 13 51 15 9 18 55 77 39 0.71
16 Blackburn Rovers 42 13 6 2 51 30 1 4 16 20 50 14 10 18 71 80 38 0.89
17 Sheffield Wednesday 42 10 5 6 27 21 4 5 12 22 35 14 10 18 49 56 38 0.88
18 Swansea Town 42 12 6 3 31 21 1 6 14 14 52 13 12 17 45 73 38 0.62
19 Newcastle United 42 12 4 5 38 18 2 4 15 13 40 14 8 20 51 58 36 0.88
20 Barnsley 42 7 11 3 30 20 4 3 14 20 44 11 14 17 50 64 36 0.78
21 Nottingham Forest 42 12 3 6 29 21 2 5 14 18 39 14 8 20 47 60 36 0.78
22 Stockport County 42 8 6 7 24 24 3 3 15 19 46 11 9 22 43 70 31 0.61