The Results Archive
Including 979,586 match results over 137 seasons
President Truman wins re-election in November 1948 against Republican challenger Thomas Dewey, in contrast to what exit polls had initially proclaimed. HMS Amethyst, trying to evacuate British Commonwealth citizens from advancing Chinese communist forces, runs aground in the Yangtze River. Manchester United defeated Blackpool 4-2 to win the FA Cup in April 1948. Longleat House is the first privately owned stately home to be made open to the public as paying visitors. The Federal Republic of Germany was founded in May 1949. Arsenal became Football League Champions in May 1948. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is ratified in March 1949. Peter Griffiths is hanged at Liverpool A KLM Lockheed Constellation airliner crashes into power cables in approaching Prestwick Airport, killing all 40 people on board. The first post war Motor Show is held at Earls Court in October and November 1948.
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 Portsmouth 42 18 3 0 52 12 7 5 9 32 30 25 8 9 84 42 58 2.00
2 Manchester United 42 11 7 3 40 20 10 4 7 37 24 21 11 10 77 44 53 1.75
3 Derby County 42 17 2 2 48 22 5 7 9 26 33 22 9 11 74 55 53 1.35
4 Newcastle United 42 12 5 4 35 29 8 7 6 35 27 20 12 10 70 56 52 1.25
5 Arsenal 42 13 5 3 51 18 5 8 8 23 26 18 13 11 74 44 49 1.68
6 Wolverhampton Wander... 42 13 5 3 48 19 4 7 10 31 47 17 12 13 79 66 46 1.20
7 Manchester City 42 10 8 3 28 21 5 7 9 19 30 15 15 12 47 51 45 0.92
8 Sunderland 42 8 10 3 27 19 5 7 9 22 39 13 17 12 49 58 43 0.84
9 Charlton Athletic 42 10 5 6 38 31 5 7 9 25 36 15 12 15 63 67 42 0.94
10 Aston Villa 42 10 6 5 40 36 6 4 11 20 40 16 10 16 60 76 42 0.79
11 Stoke City 42 14 3 4 43 24 2 6 13 23 44 16 9 17 66 68 41 0.97
12 Liverpool 42 5 10 6 25 18 7 5 9 27 25 12 15 15 52 43 39 1.21
13 Chelsea 42 10 6 5 43 27 2 8 11 26 41 12 14 16 69 68 38 1.01
14 Bolton Wanderers 42 10 4 7 43 32 4 6 11 16 36 14 10 18 59 68 38 0.87
15 Burnley 42 10 6 5 27 19 2 8 11 16 31 12 14 16 43 50 38 0.86
16 Blackpool 42 8 8 5 24 25 3 8 10 30 42 11 16 15 54 67 38 0.81
17 Birmingham City 42 9 7 5 19 10 2 8 11 17 28 11 15 16 36 38 37 0.95
18 Everton 42 12 5 4 33 25 1 6 14 8 38 13 11 18 41 63 37 0.65
19 Middlesbrough 42 10 7 4 37 22 1 6 14 9 34 11 13 18 46 56 35 0.82
20 Huddersfield Town 42 6 7 8 19 24 6 3 12 21 45 12 10 20 40 69 34 0.58
21 Preston North End 42 8 6 7 36 36 3 5 13 26 39 11 11 20 62 75 33 0.83
22 Sheffield United 42 8 9 4 32 25 3 2 16 25 53 11 11 20 57 78 33 0.73