Football League Division 1  1995/96

Pos Club Pld W D L F A Pts Notes
1st  Sunderland 46 22 17 7 59 33 83 ▲Champions
2nd  Derby County 46 21 16 9 71 51 79 ▲Runners Up
3rd  Crystal Palace 46 20 15 11 67 48 75 ♦Playoffs
4th  Stoke City 46 20 13 13 60 49 73 ♦Playoffs
5th  Leicester City 46 19 14 13 66 60 71 ▲PO Winners
6th  Charlton Athletic 46 17 20 9 57 45 71 ♦Playoffs
7th  Ipswich Town 46 19 12 15 79 69 69 -
8th  Huddersfield Town 46 17 12 17 61 58 63 -
9th  Sheffield United 46 16 14 16 57 54 62 -
10th  Barnsley 46 14 18 14 60 66 60 -
11th  West Bromwich Albion 46 16 12 18 60 68 60 -
12th  Port Vale 46 15 15 16 59 66 60 -
13th  Tranmere Rovers 46 14 17 15 64 60 59

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14th  Southend United 46 15 14 17 52 61 59

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15th  Birmingham City 46 15 13 18 61 64 58

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16th  Norwich City 46 14 15 17 59 55 57

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17th  Grimsby Town 46 14 14 18 55 69 56

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18th  Oldham Athletic 46 14 14 18 54 50 56 -
19th  Reading 46 13 17 16 54 63 56 -
20th  Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 13 16 17 56 62 55 -
21st  Portsmouth 46 13 13 20 61 69 52 -
22nd  Millwall 46 13 13 20 43 63 52 ▼Relegated
23rd  Watford 46 10 18 18 62 70 48 ▼Relegated
24th  Luton Town 46 11 12 23 40 64 45 ▼Relegated

 

Football League Division 1 Playoffs

Semi Finals 1st Leg

Date Home Score Away
Sun May 12 Charlton Athletic 1-2 Crystal Palace
Sun May 12 Leicester City 0-0 Stoke City

Semi Finals 2nd Leg

Wed May 15 Crystal Palace 1-0 Charlton Athletic
Crystal Palace won 3-1 on aggregate
Wed May 15 Stoke City 0-1 Leicester City
Leicester City won 1-0 on aggregate
Final
Mon May 27 Leicester City 2-1 Crystal Palace

 

End of Season Notes

 ▼Manchester City were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▼Queens Park Rangers were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▼Bolton Wanderers were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▲Sunderland were Promoted to the Premier League
 ▲Derby County were Promoted to the Premier League
  ♦ Crystal Palace Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Stoke City Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Leicester City Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Charlton Athletic Qualified for Playoffs
 ▲Leicester City were Promoted to the Premier League via the Playoffs
 ▼Millwall were Relegated to Division 2
 ▼Watford were Relegated to Division 2
 ▼Luton Town were Relegated to Division 2
 ▲Swindon Town were Promoted from Division 2
 ▲Oxford United were Promoted from Division 2
 ▲Bradford City were Promoted from Division 2 via the Playoffs