Football League Division 2  1995/96

Pos Club Pld W D L F A Pts Notes
1st  Swindon Town 46 25 17 4 71 34 92 ▲Champions
2nd  Oxford United 46 24 11 11 76 39 83 ▲Runners Up
3rd  Blackpool 46 23 13 10 67 40 82 ♦Playoffs-
4th  Notts County 46 21 15 10 63 39 78 ♦Playoffs-
5th  Crewe Alexandra 46 22 7 17 77 60 73 ♦Playoffs-
6th  Bradford City 46 22 7 17 71 69 73 ▲PO Winners
7th  Chesterfield 46 20 12 14 56 51 72 -
8th  Wrexham 46 18 16 12 76 55 70 -
9th  Stockport County 46 19 13 14 61 47 70 -
10th  Bristol Rovers 46 20 10 16 57 60 70 -
11th  Walsall 46 19 12 15 60 45 69 -
12th  Wycombe Wanderers 46 15 15 16 63 59 60 -
13th  Bristol City 46 15 15 16 55 60 60

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14th  Bournemouth 46 16 10 20 51 70 58

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15th  Brentford 46 15 13 18 43 49 58

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16th  Rotherham United 46 14 14 18 54 62 56

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17th  Burnley 46 14 13 19 56 68 55

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18th  Shrewsbury Town 46 13 14 19 58 70 53 -
19th  Peterborough United 46 13 13 20 59 66 52 -
20th  York City 46 13 13 20 58 73 52 -
21st  Carlisle United 46 12 13 21 57 72 49 ▼Relegated
22nd  Swansea City 46 11 14 21 43 79 47 ▼Relegated
23rd  Brighton & Hove Albion 46 10 10 26 46 69 40 ▼Relegated
24th   Hull City 46 5 16 25 36 78 31 ▼Relegated

 

Football League Division 2 Playoffs

Semi Finals 1st Leg

Date Home Score Away
Sun May 12 Bradford City 0-2 Blackpool
Sun May 12 Crewe Alexandra 2-2 Notts County

Semi Finals 2nd Leg

Wed May 15 Blackpool 0-3 Bradford City
Bradford City Won 3-2 on aggregate
Wed May 15 Notts County 1-0 Crewe Alexandra
Notts County Won 3-2 on aggregate
Final
Sun May 26 Bradford City 2-0 Notts County

 

End of Season Notes

 ▼Millwall were Relegated from Division 1
 ▼Watford were Relegated from Division 1
 ▼Luton Town were Relegated from Division 1
 ▲Swindon Town were Promoted to Division 1
 ▲Oxford United were Promoted to Division 1
  ♦ Blackpool Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Notts County Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Crewe Alexandra Qualified for Playoffs
  ♦ Bradford City Qualified for Playoffs
 ▲Bradford City were Promoted to Division 1 via the Playoffs
 ▼Carlisle United were Relegated to Division 3
 ▼Swansea City were Relegated to Division 3
 ▼Brighton & Hove Albion were Relegated to Division 3
 ▼Hull City were Relegated to Division 3
 ▲Preston North End were Promoted from Division 3
 ▲Gillingham were Promoted from Division 3
 ▲Bury were Promoted from Division 3
 ▲Plymouth Argyle were Promoted from Division 3 via the Playoffs