PORT VALE
Formed: 1876  Reformed: 1907   Ground: Vale Park, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent

League Record as Burslem Port Vale

Season Position Finished Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Points League & Division
1890/91 8th 18 7 2 9 35 43 16 Midland League
1891/92 3rd 20 11 1 8 49 33 23 Midland League
Burslem Port Vale were Elected to the Football League
1892/93 11th 22 6 3 13 30 57 15 Football League Second Division
1893/94 7th 28 13 4 11 66 64 30 Football League Second Division
1894/95 15th 30 7 4 19 39 77 18 Football League Second Division
1895/96 14th 30 7 4 19 43 78 18 Football League Second Division
Burslem Port Vale failed to gain Re-Election to the Football League
1896/97 7th 28 14 3 11 62 56 31 Midland League
1897/98 5th 22 10 3 9 46 32 23 Midland League
Burslem Port Vale were Elected back to the Football League
1898/99 9th 34 17 5 12 56 34 39 Football League Second Division
1899/00 11th 34 14 6 14 39 49 34 Football League Second Division
1900/01 9th 34 11 11 12 45 47 33 Football League Second Division
1901/02 12th 34 10 9 15 43 59 29 Football League Second Division
1902/03 9th 34 13 8 13 57 62 34 Football League Second Division
1903/04 13th 34 10 9 15 54 52 29 Football League Second Division
1904/05 16th 34 10 7 17 47 72 27 Football League Second Division
1905/06 17th 38 12 4 22 49 82 28 Football League Second Division
1906/07 16th 38 12 7 19 60 83 31 Football League Second Division
Burslem Port Vale Resigned from the Football League due to financial problems and dissolved, a local side Cobridge Church renamed to Port Vale

League Record as Port Vale

Season Position Finished Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Points League & Division
1907/08 5th 16 8 3 5 34 28 19 North Staffordshire Federation League
1908/09 8th 26 11 3 12 57 51 25 North Staffordshire & District League
1909/10 1st 26 21 1 4 89 25 43 North Staffordshire & District League
1910/11 4th 26 14 3 9 50 41 31 North Staffordshire & District League
1911/12 2nd 32 15 12 5 48 23 42 Central League
1912/13 4th 38 19 7 12 55 38 45 Central League
1913/14 4th 38 17 11 10 78 62 45 Central League
1914/15 3rd 38 25 3 10 84 42 53 Central League
World War 1 Suspended Play
Port Vale were Elected to the Football League taking over the playing record and fixture list of Leeds City who were expelled from the League
1919/20 13th 42 16 8 18 59 62 40 Football League Second Division
1920/21 17th 42 11 14 17 43 49 36 Football League Second Division
1921/22 18th 42 14 8 20 43 57 36 Football League Second Division
1922/23 17th 42 14 9 19 39 51 37 Football League Second Division
1923/24 16th 42 13 12 17 50 66 38 Football League Second Division
1924/25 8th 42 17 8 17 48 56 42 Football League Second Division
1925/26 8th 42 19 6 17 79 69 44 Football League Second Division
1926/27 8th 42 16 13 13 88 78 45 Football League Second Division
1927/28 9th 42 18 8 16 68 57 44 Football League Second Division
1928/29 21st 42 15 4 23 71 86 34 Football League Second Division
1929/30 1st 42 30 7 5 103 37 67 Football League Third Division North
1930/31 5th 42 21 5 16 67 61 47 Football League Second Division
1931/32 20th 42 13 7 22 58 89 33 Football League Second Division
1932/33 17th 42 14 10 18 66 79 38 Football League Second Division
1933/34 8th 42 19 7 16 60 55 45 Football League Second Division
1934/35 18th 42 11 12 19 55 74 34 Football League Second Division
1935/36 21st 42 12 8 22 56 106 32 Football League Second Division
1936/37 11th 42 17 10 15 58 64 44 Football League Third Division North
1937/38 15th 42 12 14 16 65 73 38 Football League Third Division North
1938/39 18th 42 14 9 19 52 58 37 Football League Third Division South
World War 2 Suspended Play
1946/47 10th 42 17 9 16 68 63 43 Football League Third Division South
1947/48 8th 42 16 11 15 63 54 43 Football League Third Division South
1948/49 13th 42 14 11 17 51 54 39 Football League Third Division South
1949/50 13th 42 15 11 16 47 42 41 Football League Third Division South
1950/51 12th 46 16 13 17 60 65 45 Football League Third Division South
1951/52 13th 46 14 15 17 50 66 43 Football League Third Division South
1952/53 2nd 46 20 18 8 67 35 58 Football League Third Division North
1953/54 1st 46 26 17 3 74 21 69 Football League Third Division North
1954/55 17th 42 12 11 19 48 71 35 Football League Second Division
1955/56 12th 42 16 13 13 60 58 45 Football League Second Division
1956/57 22nd 42 8 6 28 57 101 22 Football League Second Division
1957/58 15th 46 16 10 20 67 58 42 Football League Third Division South

The Football League ended its Regionalised Third Division and split into 2 National Divisions, Port Vale were placed in the new Fourth Division which was a step below their previous Division

1958/59 1st 46 26 12 8 110 58 64 Football League Fourth Division
1959/60 14th 46 19 8 19 80 79 46 Football League Third Division
1960/61 7th 46 17 15 14 96 79 49 Football League Third Division
1961/62 12th 46 17 11 18 65 58 45 Football League Third Division
1962/63 3rd 46 23 8 15 72 58 54 Football League Third Division
1963/64 13th 46 16 14 16 53 49 46 Football League Third Division
1964/65 22nd 46 9 14 23 41 76 32 Football League Third Division
1965/66 19th 46 15 9 22 48 59 39 Football League Fourth Division
1966/67 13th 46 14 15 17 55 58 43 Football League Fourth Division
1967/68 18th 46 12 15 19 61 72 39 Football League Fourth Division
1968/69 13th 46 16 14 16 46 46 46 Football League Fourth Division
1969/70 4th 46 20 19 7 61 33 59 Football League Fourth Division
1970/71 17th 46 15 12 19 52 59 42 Football League Third Division
1971/72 15th 46 13 15 18 43 59 41 Football League Third Division
1972/73 6th 46 21 11 14 56 69 53 Football League Third Division
1973/74 20th 46 14 14 18 52 58 42 Football League Third Division
1974/75 6th 46 18 15 13 61 54 51 Football League Third Division
1975/76 12th 46 15 16 15 55 54 46 Football League Third Division
1976/77 19th 46 11 16 19 47 71 38 Football League Third Division
1977/78 21st 46 8 20 18 46 67 36 Football League Third Division
1978/79 16th 46 14 14 18 57 70 42 Football League Fourth Division
1979/80 20th 46 12 12 22 56 70 36 Football League Fourth Division
1980/81 19th 46 12 15 19 57 70 39 Football League Fourth Division
1981/82 7th 46 18 16 12 56 49 70 Football League Fourth Division
1982/83 3rd 46 26 10 10 67 34 88 Football League Fourth Division
1983/84 23rd 46 11 10 25 51 83 43 Football League Third Division
1984/85 12th 46 14 18 14 61 59 60 Football League Fourth Division
1985/86 4th 46 21 16 9 67 37 79 Football League Fourth Division
1986/87 12th 46 15 12 19 76 70 57 Football League Third Division
1987/88 11th 46 18 11 17 58 56 65 Football League Third Division
1988/89 3rd 46 24 12 10 78 48 84 Football League Third Division
1989/90 11th 46 15 16 15 62 57 61 Football League Second Division
1990/91 15th 46 15 12 19 56 64 57 Football League Second Division
1991/92 24th 46 10 15 21 42 59 45 Football League Second Division
Following the formation of the Premier League, the Football League renamed its Divisions, the Third Division became Division 2
1992/93 3rd 46 26 11 9 79 44 89 Football League Division 2
1993/94 2nd 46 26 10 10 79 46 88 Football League Division 2
1994/95 17th 46 15 13 18 58 64 58 Football League Division 1
1995/96 12th 46 15 15 16 59 66 60 Football League Division 1
1996/97 8th 46 17 16 13 58 55 67 Football League Division 1
1997/98 19th 46 13 10 23 56 66 49 Football League Division 1
1998/99 21st 46 13 8 25 45 75 47 Football League Division 1
1999/00 23rd 46 7 15 24 48 69 36 Football League Division 1
2000/01 11th 46 16 14 16 55 49 62 Football League Division 2
2001/02 14th 46 16 10 20 51 62 58 Football League Division 2
2002/03 17th 46 14 11 21 54 70 53 Football League Division 2
2003/04 7th 46 21 10 15 73 63 73 Football League Division 2
The Football League renamed its Divisions, Division 2 became League 1
2004/05 18th 46 17 5 24 49 59 56 Football League 1
2005/06 13th 46 16 12 18 49 54 60 Football League 1
2006/07 12th 46 18 6 22 64 65 60 Football League 1
2007/08 23rd 46 9 11 26 47 81 38 Football League 1
2008/09 18th 46 13 9 24 44 66 48 Football League 2
2009/10 10th 46 17 17 12 61 50 68 Football League 2
2010/11 11th 46 17 14 15 54 49 65 Football League 2
2011/12 12th 46 20 9 17 68 60  59* Football League 2
2012/13 3rd 46 21 15 10 87 52 78 Football League 2
2013/14 9th 46 18 7 21 59 73 61 Football League 1
2014/15 18th 46 15 9 22 55 65 54 Football League 1
2015/16 12th 46 18 11 17 56 58 65 Football League 1
2016/17 21st 46 12 13 21 45 70 49 English Football League 1
2017/18 20th 46 11 14 21 49 67 47 English Football League 2
2018/19 20th 46 12 13 21 39 55 49 English Football League 2
2019/20 8th 37 14 15 8 50 44 57 English Football League 2
2020/21 - - - - - - - - English Football League 2

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Footnotes

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2011/12 - Deducted 10 Points for entering administration