Football League Division 1  2000/01

Pos Club Pld W D L F A Pts Notes
1st  Fulham 46 30 11 5 90 32 101 ▲Champions
2nd  Blackburn Rovers 46 26 13 7 76 39 91 ▲Runners Up
3rd  Bolton Wanderers 46 24 15 7 76 45 87 ▲PO Winners
4th  Preston North End 46 23 9 14 64 52 78 ♦Playoffs
5th  Birmingham City 46 23 9 14 59 48 78 ♦Playoffs
6th  West Bromwich Albion 46 21 11 14 60 52 74 ♦Playoffs
7th  Burnley 46 21 9 16 50 54 72 -
8th  Wimbledon 46 17 18 11 71 50 69 -
9th  Watford 46 20 9 17 76 67 69 -
10th  Sheffield United 46 19 11 16 52 49 68 -
11th  Nottingham Forest 46 20 8 18 55 53 68 -
12th  Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 14 13 19 45 48 55 -
13th  Gillingham 46 13 16 17 61 66 55

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14th  Crewe Alexandra 46 15 10 21 47 62 55

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15th  Norwich City 46 14 12 20 46 58 54

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16th  Barnsley 46 15 9 22 49 62 54

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17th  Sheffield Wednesday 46 15 8 23 52 71 53

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18th  Grimsby Town 46 14 10 22 43 62 52 -
19th  Stockport County 46 11 18 17 58 65 51 -
20th  Portsmouth 46 10 19 17 47 59 49 -
21st  Crystal Palace 46 12 13 21 57 70 49 -
22nd  Huddersfield Town 46 11 15 20 48 57 48 ▼Relegated
23rd  Queens Park Rangers 46 7 19 20 45 75 40 ▼Relegated
24th  Tranmere Rovers 46 9 11 26 46 77 38 ▼Relegated

 

Football League Division 1 Playoffs

Semi Finals 1st Leg

Date Home Score Away
Sun May 13 Birmingham City 1-0 Preston North End
Sun May 13 West Bromwich Albion 2-2 Bolton Wanderers

Semi Finals 2nd Leg

Thu May 17 Preston North End 2-1 Birmingham City
Preston North End won 4-2 on penalties after drawing 2-2 on aggregate
Thu May 17 Bolton Wanderers 3-0 West Bromwich Albion
Bolton Wanderers won 5-2 on aggregate
Final
Mon May 28 Bolton Wanderers 3-0 Preston North End

 

End of Season Notes

 ▼Manchester City were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▼Coventry City were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▼Bradford City were Relegated from the Premier League
 ▲Fulham were Promoted to the Premier League
 ▲Blackburn Rovers were Promoted to the Premier League
  ♦ Bolton Wanderers Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Preston North End Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Birmingham City Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ West Bromwich Albion Qualified for Playoffs
 ▲Bolton Wanderers were Promoted to the Premier League via the Playoffs
 ▼Huddersfield Town were Relegated to Division 2
 ▼Queens Park Rangers were Relegated to Division 2
 ▼Tranmere Rovers were Relegated to Division 2
 ▲Millwall were Promoted from Division 2
 ▲Rotherham United were Promoted from Division 2
 ▲Walsall were Promoted from Division 2 via the Playoffs