The Results Archive
Including 1,023,483 match results over 138 seasons
The Empire Windrush arrives in Britain carrying 500 immigrants from Jamaica. In September 1947 the British Cabinet votes to withdraw its troops from Palestine. The United Nations approves a partition plan for Palestine that will allow for the creation of a Jewish state. Charlton Athletic beat Burnley by a single goal in April 1947 to become the FA Cup holders. Princess Elizabeth marries the Duke of Edinburgh at Westminster Abbey. Burma became independent of the United Kingdom in January 1948. Mahatma Gandhi is assassinated in Delhi in January 1948. In May 1948 the British Mandate for Palestine officially ends and the state of Israel comes into being. Liverpool gain the title of Football League Champions in June 1947. US President Truman signs the Marshall Plan giving $5 billion aid to countries in Western Europe.
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 15 3 3 56 15 8 10 3 25 17 23 13 6 81 32 59 2.53
2 Manchester United 42 11 7 3 50 27 8 7 6 31 21 19 14 9 81 48 52 1.69
3 Burnley 42 12 5 4 31 12 8 7 6 25 31 20 12 10 56 43 52 1.30
4 Derby County 42 11 6 4 38 24 8 6 7 39 33 19 12 11 77 57 50 1.35
5 Wolverhampton Wander... 42 12 4 5 45 29 7 5 9 38 41 19 9 14 83 70 47 1.19
6 Aston Villa 42 13 5 3 42 22 6 4 11 23 35 19 9 14 65 57 47 1.14
7 Preston North End 42 13 4 4 43 35 7 3 11 24 33 20 7 15 67 68 47 0.99
8 Portsmouth 42 13 5 3 44 17 6 2 13 24 33 19 7 16 68 50 45 1.36
9 Blackpool 42 13 4 4 37 14 4 6 11 20 27 17 10 15 57 41 44 1.39
10 Manchester City 42 13 3 5 37 22 2 9 10 15 25 15 12 15 52 47 42 1.11
11 Liverpool 42 9 8 4 39 23 7 2 12 26 38 16 10 16 65 61 42 1.07
12 Sheffield United 42 13 4 4 44 24 3 6 12 21 46 16 10 16 65 70 42 0.93
13 Charlton Athletic 42 8 4 9 33 29 9 2 10 24 37 17 6 19 57 66 40 0.86
14 Everton 42 10 2 9 30 26 7 4 10 22 40 17 6 19 52 66 40 0.79
15 Stoke City 42 9 5 7 29 23 5 5 11 12 32 14 10 18 41 55 38 0.75
16 Middlesbrough 42 8 7 6 37 27 6 2 13 34 46 14 9 19 71 73 37 0.97
17 Bolton Wanderers 42 11 2 8 29 25 5 3 13 17 33 16 5 21 46 58 37 0.79
18 Chelsea 42 11 6 4 38 27 3 3 15 15 44 14 9 19 53 71 37 0.75
19 Huddersfield Town 42 7 6 8 25 24 5 6 10 26 36 12 12 18 51 60 36 0.85
20 Sunderland 42 11 4 6 33 18 2 6 13 23 49 13 10 19 56 67 36 0.84
21 Blackburn Rovers 42 8 5 8 35 30 3 5 13 19 42 11 10 21 54 72 32 0.75
22 Grimsby Town 42 5 5 11 20 35 3 1 17 25 76 8 6 28 45 111 22 0.41